Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Si, se puede!
Here is the homeless ministry schedule for November, who is planning to help along with family and friends?
1. Thanksgiving Day, 10am, worship Thanksgiving liturgy and 10:30am departure to deliver Subway sandwich gift cards to the homeless in Ventura.
2. Friday, day after Thanksgiving, 6pm to 9pm Servants of the Father of Mercy, "Youth & Family Night" leftovers dinner, trim the tree and 30 minute award winning movie "The Ride."
3. Saturday, two days after Thanksgiving, 8:30am, meet at Servant of the Father of Mercy warehouse. By 9am depart for downtown Los Angeles to deliver 1,200 fresh, homemade turkey dinners, clothing and more to LA homeless.
4. Sunday, three days after Thanksgiving, 9am, meet at St. Paul the Apostle Church in Westwood, near the corner of Ohio Street and Westwood Ave. We will staff the doors of the church to receive gifts of water and food for the homeless at all the Sunday services until 2pm.
5. Sunday, November 15th, meet at 9am at Corpus Christi Church in Pacific Palisades. We will staff the doors of the church to receive gifts of blankets and jackets for the homeless at all the Sunday services until 2pm.
For more information about joining the November/December volunteer team, call Bro. Joseph at (310) 595-4175. Make donations by mail in order to sponsor $6 Subway sandwich gift cards that we will deliver on Thanksgiving and Christmas days - mail financial gifts to Servants of the Father of Mercy, Inc., 1544 Morse Avenue, Suite A, Ventura, CA 93003, donate online at http://servantsofthefather.org/donate_2_homeless. Jesus said, "I tell you the truth, anyone who gives you a cup of water in my name . . . will certainly not lose his reward." Mark 9:41
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 Official Catholic Directory.