Category Archives: Community Events

St. Vincent de Paul Society 7th Annual Walk for the Poor

Sat Sept 27 - St. David conference will join with Our Lady Help of Christians conference at their parish church at 10AM. Please sponsor a walker for this important fundraising event which benefits our Client Assistance Program. All funds collected will stay in our parish geograsvdp-walkphical boundaries. Those unable to join in the Walk may place their donation in the Sunday collection marked “SVDP Walk for the Poor”. Thank you, and God bless you for your Christian charity.

Living Your Faith

In the gospel, Peter named Jesus as the Messiah. Later Jesus named Peter as the foundation of the earthly Church and gave him the keys of power. Peter was to be like the steward of a palace making decisions for the Church community. God promised to stand behind Peter’s decisions.
Pope Francis waves to crowds as he arrives to his inauguration mass on 19 March 2013.Take the opportunity to learn more about our pope. Find photographs of the Pope, where he lives, who helps him and information suitable to the ages of all family members. Help each person understand that our pope has followed Peter as leader and decision-maker for the Catholic Church. While all people are human and capable of error, God promises to be with us in our responsibilities. And think about this:  There are people who have authority over me. I pray for them that they…