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

Think of someone your family knows personally (or someone you’ve heard about) who may be feeling lonely because they made a tough choice. Maybe they are recovering from addiction, raising a baby alone, or left a difficult relationship.reachout

Reach out to that person as a family either by visiting them, inviting them to dinner, sending them a card, or writing a letter. Help support them in their tough decision.

Begin a discussion that could include the following starter:  “Once I remember trying to help (like Peter) but said the wrong thing. Now that I look back, it would have been better to say…