Finding Perfection in Imperfection

Blog - Anticipation of that perfect vacation and what actually transpires are often two very different things.  Read Sister Nancy Surma's Blog about looking forward to bright skies and colorful trees on a fall trip to northern Michigan and the rude reality of the over cast days with intermittent rain she encountered.  The best part is how she found perfection in those imperfect days. Read more...



More than 300 supporters, friends and family of the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania gathered September 27, 2014 at the Franciscan Center to honor and support their work to ‘embrace the poor and marginalized’.  Read more… 

The healthcare sponsored ministry of the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, Ohio has taken another step toward joining a larger—20 state, 100 hospital—health system. Sylvania Franciscan Health, with hospitals, assisted and long-term care facilities in Ohio, Kentucky and Texas, has signed a definitive agreement to join Catholic Health Initiatives, headquartered in Englewood, Colorado. read more…