Christian Service Commission

Homeless Ministry Week February 10 to 23, 2018

There will be a second collection the weekend of Feb. 10 & 11 to cover the cost of these activities.

A truck from St. Vincent de Paul will be collecting clothing donations the weekend of Feb. 10 & 11.

We will be collecting donations of new, white underwear (men's and women's size Large & XL) in the Church Social Area between Feb. 10 to 18.

Please sign up in the Social Area for one or more of the following:

Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 10:00am we will be making lunch at St. Christine's Soup Kitchen

Saturday, Feb. 17 at 6:30pm we will gather for a simple meal and to play a homelessness simulation game

Monday, Feb. 19 at 6:30pm we will assemble 300 lunches for the NOAH Project

Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 8:30am we will deliver these lunches to NOAH and distribute

Friday, Feb. 23 at 10:00am we will gather to assemble personal hygiene kits to donate to St. Francis Warming Center

 

Mission Statement: The Christian Service Commission empowers the members of Gesu Parish to fulfill the Church's mission of love, justice, freedom and peace by communally responding in an organized way to societal and individual needs.

Subcommittees:

  • Homeless Committee
  • Peace and Justice Committee
  • Beloved Community Committee
  • Book Club
  • Gloryland Community Garden
  • Welcoming Church Team
  • Gesu Green Team

Sign up here.

 

 

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Goal: Expand our service and justice work and advocate for changing unjust systems within and beyond our parish community.