11/01/2015

father_karl_216Dear Brothers and Sisters,

Come join us in celebrating the harvest by generously donating food to fill the local food pantries. Harvest Weekend is an ecumenical effort with local churches in our community. Please consider serving a few hours of your time. Volunteers are needed of Nov 14th to help load and transport food to Holy Family. Volunteers are needed on Nov 15th to help unload, sort and transport food to the local food shelters and organizations.

Oct 31 & Nov 1

There will be bags available with lists of the needed foods attached. Please take one and bring it back full on the weekend of Nov 7& 8.

Volunteer Shifts
Saturday 3-5pm
Sunday:

  • 7:30-9:30am
  • 9:30-11:30am
  • 11:30am-1:30pm

If you sign up this weekend you can register online for a free t shirt Eventbrite is the site name. any questions can be answered at the sign up table in the Narthex.

  • Some of the food pantries benefiting from Harvest Weekend are
  • Blessing Bench
  • Daybreak Lamb’s Fold
  • Morning Star
  • St John’s
  • Sacred Heart (Joliet)
  • Sacred Heart (Pembrook)
  • Creekside Cares

“Whatever you do for the least of my brothers and sisters ,
you do for me” Matthew 25:40