Saturday, August 1, 2015
Like a Candle Raging Quiet in the Night
"The poverty that lives deep down inside us all . . . Like a candle raging quiet in the night." Joe Wise, Singer/Songwriter, 1972
But who will bring them comfort in my name?
Join our volunteer team in So Cal and explore your own poverty in August while the homeless struggle with thirst and hunger in the heat of summer . . .
SUMMER SCHEDULE - JOIN THE TEAM!"The new American missionaries bringing our homeless home."
1. Sunday, August 2, 2pm team homeless planning meeting, free lunch for volunteers and prayer. (Ventura)
2. Sunday, August 9, 2pm team homeless planning meeting, free lunch for volunteers and prayer. (Ventura)
3. Sunday, August 16, all the Masses, St. Genevieve, Panorama City, Bros. Joseph and Menchaca speak at all the services.
4. Sunday, August 23, 2pm team homeless planning meeting, free lunch for volunteers and prayer. (Ventura)
5. Wednesday/Thursday, August 26/27, 5:30pm make one quart pastry gift bags with Noah's Bagels for the homeless.
6. Friday, August 28, 9:30am make lunch snack bags for the homeless.
7. Friday, August 29, 6pm - 9pm 8th Anniversary Celebration Picnic, Movie, Youth & Family Night. (Ventura)
8. Saturday, August 29, 8:30am deliver supplies to the homeless in Ventura, meet at Servants of the Father of Mercy.
9. Saturday, August 29, 11am deliver to the homeless in Los Angeles, meet at St. Peter's Church, Chinatown.
To donate men's clothing, food, water and supplies or to join the volunteer team call Servants of the Father of Mercy (310) 595-4175.
God bless you!
The Servants of the Father of Mercy is a private association of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, a California corporation, IRS 501 ( c ) 3 nonprofit, EIN 26 - 3855133 and listed in the Tidings and Official Catholic Directory. For more information, they may be reached by mail at 1544 Morse Avenue, Suite A, Ventura, CA 93003 or by email at info@ServantsoftheFather.org. Jesus said, "I tell you the truth, anyone who gives you a cup of water in my name because you belong to Christ will certainly not lose his reward." Mark 9:41_______________
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