For the twelfth consecutive year, we will be providing shelter, meals and fellowship to homeless families for a week. We will serve the week of August 1st . We work with Hope South Florida to provide temporary shelter for families who are living on the street or in their cars awaiting placement into transitional shelters. We convert our Parish Center into a shelter for up to six homeless families. Our guests will arrive each evening around 5:00 p.m. starting Monday, August 1st (Monday evening through Saturday morning) and leave for the day each morning around 7:30 a.m. We need volunteers to do any of the following for one or more days/nights during the week. •Set up on Monday, August 1st – 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. •Arts, crafts, games, playground time with the children from 5:00 p.m. until we serve dinner around 6:00 p.m. •Prepare and serve an evening meal (for about 25 people). •Evening fellowship with our adult guests between 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. •Arts, crafts, games with the children from after dinner until bedtime (around 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.). •Prepare and drop off bag lunches for our guests to take with them for the day (around 15.). •Prepare and serve a breakfast in the morning around 7:00 a.m. •Donate games, arts & crafts, diapers, luggage, clothing, gift cards. Break down and clean up after our guests leave on Saturday morning, August 6th . (9:00 a.m. until around 11:00 a.m.). To volunteer or learn more, please contact: Gary Eyen firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional details, you are invited to attend our planning meeting in the Parish Center, Tuesday, July 12th at 7:30 p.m.
ATTENTION! 33 DAYS TO MORNING GLORY IS BACK! For the first time we are offering this wonderful retreat both on Tuesday Evenings and Saturday Mornings! Please come to this 6 week retreat where you will learn about consecrating yourself to our Blessed Mother! Retreat times are as follows: Tuesday July 26 to – August 30 in Tower Room, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Saturday July 30 to- September 3 in Tower Room 9:30- 11:30 a.m. To Register email Aster Zabala at: email@example.com. Or register in the Rectory Office. Workbook: $25.00 Book: $9.00.