ATENTION: Calling all St. Vincent de Paul Members
Announcing: The First Annual SVdP St. Gerard’s/Sacred Heart Conference Retreat
WHEN: August 13, 2016 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
WHERE: St. Gerard’s Mission Church
Led and presented by: Deacon Steve Cooley Light breakfast at 8:30; Retreat begins promptly at 9:00 a.m. Lunch will be provided; feel free to bring a side dish or dessertClosing with Deacon Steve offering a communion service . Considering the work we do, the troubles & trials we see daily and the time and effort we put forth to serve our needy and homeless neighbors in this community; it is no wonder that we need refreshment ~ ~ Spiritual refreshment.
Please join us for a day of re-grouping, renewal, revival & refreshment as we are restored back to the core values of our leaders St. Vincent and Blessed Frederick Ozanam.
“Let us love God my brothers& sisters, let us love God. But let it be with the strength of our arms and the sweat of our brow.” (St. VdP)
“After prayerful consideration of all circumstances involved, Vincentians should apply themselves to their maximum ability in fulfillment of the Mission and Essential Elements of the Society.” (Rule 3: Statute 5)
“Go to the poor there you will find God.” (St. VdP)
Please contact Mary E. Kish to reserve your seat (so we have enough food) 402-8217
If you are a member, please come and rejoice as a family. If you are not a member, feel free to contact us to learn how you can help. (Office 426-0882)