Council Members

Minister - Betty McClatchey, OFS
Vice-Minister - Kathy Hillen, OFS
Secretary - Carol Sikorski, OFS
Treasurer - Nancy Herbert, OFS
Formation Director - Maria Epperson, OFS
Councilor - Stan McClatchey, OFS
Councilor - Ellen Roberts, OFS
Councilor - Stan Sikorski, OFS

Who are we?

Secular Franciscans are Catholic lay men and women who are responding to a gift from the Holy Spirit of God, to emulate St. Francis of Assisi in their journey to follow Christ.


Those interested in exploring the possibility of becoming a Secular Franciscan are invited to email Betty McClatchey, OFS (jesbet1907@gmail.com) or call her at 816-813-8183.

Where and When do we meet?

Where: The Franciscan Prayer Center; 2100 N Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64050
When: 2nd Sunday of each month at 12:30 PM.

Come & See

You might discover one of God's many blessings, He created, just for you!

Meeting Place

The Franciscan Prayer Center - 2100 N Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64050

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