Thursday, October 6, 2016
OCTOBER SERVANTS OF THE FATHER OF MERCY HOMELESS VOLUNTEERS' FALL SCHEDULE
All Sundays: October 9,16 and 30th at 2pm to 4pm, volunteers join us for free lunch, homeless planning meeting and Liturgy of the Hours. Come to our HQ at 1544 Morse Avenue, Suite A, Ventura, CA 93003
A "Mini Retreat" . . . The Bible: A text message of mercy! at St. Catherine's by-the-sea, 1931 Poli Street, Ventura, CA 93001, Saturday, October 8th. Sr. Gloria Valdovinos, director of the Siena Prayer Center and Br. Gary Joseph, founder of the Servants of the Father of Mercy team up to present the first of 5 "mini retreats" for anyone that needs soul food, refreshment and maintenance of spirit. It's always the 2nd Saturday of the month beginning Saturday, October 8th - February 2017, 9am to 11am, Mass to follow. Bring your Bible, notepad and pen. Get wrapped up in the Scripture texts and discover one singular message all the way from Genesis to Revelation. Got questions? Call Bro. Joseph at (310) 595-4175. Register the morning of the retreat or RSVP in the comments. A donation to the Siena Prayer Center appreciated,
The world-renown Coachella Valley Music Festival is in October, therefore there will be NO homeless StreetReach to Indio, Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Indian Wells and Cathedral City, normally meeting on a Sunday at 7:30am - Holiday Inn, Palm Desert/Indian Wells, Cook Road and the 111.
Sunday, October 23rd, join us at Sacred Heart Church, Saticoy and St. Joseph’s Church, Carpinteria for “World Mission Sunday”, Bro. Gary Joseph and team will be speaking on that day at all the Masses. Help hand out Father of Mercy holy cards.
Friday, October 28th, 9:30am, make sack lunches for the homeless at our HQ in Ventura, CA, 1544 Morse Avenue, Suite A, Ventura, CA 93003.
Friday, October 28th, 6pm to 9pm, “Youth & Family Night” our “Halloween is Baaack Party” for family, children, big and little kids. Get ready for pizza, prizes, pumpkin carving and the-now-famous, “All Saints Game” and more!
Saturday, October 29th, Homeless StreetReach, Ventura and Los Angeles, meet at our HQ in Ventura, CA at 8:30am.