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Farm Bill 2018
The 2018 Farm Bill is currently moving through the legislative process and a House floor vote is expected as early as next week! Please write your representative and senator, who will be introducing their version soon, and ask them to protect access and funding programs that directly impact the people we serve through our Catholic Charities network as well as farmers and international hunger programs. Letters and information can be found on the Catholic Charities website HERE.
St. Mary in Painesville has been in the news with deportations and advocacy for their parishioners.
We can all help by getting the word out to our parishioners to...
Phone your Legislators at 202.224.3121. Leave a message saying you Support the Dream Act (Updated number from the 9/11/17 District Meeting)
Read information on DACA and the Dreamers from the USCCB HERE and the Dream Act HERE .
Act by finding out ways through the website JFI and the USCCB website
Unlocking the Mystery of the Bible
An Engaging 8-part study featuring Jeff Cavins
Flyer HERE Contact Deacon Paul Hlbase with questions
Cleveland Catholic Youth Conference 2018
Saturday, December 8th at John Carroll University
Details on Facebook
Below please find the minutes from our past meetings!
Lay Ministry Convocation - May 25th, 8:30 am to 4:00pm
With Bishop Nelson J. Perez
Ministering as Missionary Disciples
In July 2017, delegations from dioceses and archdioceses throughout the United States gathered at the invitation of the USCCB to explore what it means to live as missionary disciples. You are invited to come together with others in ministry and with members of the Cleveland delegation to explore what it means to minister with the heart of a missionary disciple.
Printable Flyer with Registration
(Registration deadline is May 7th)
Divorced and Separated Support
Information can be found HERE
Resources for Addiction focused efforts
Printable Prayer Cards - Prayer for the Addicted
Heroin Awareness Homily Hints
Prayer to open Community Opioid Forums
Community Prayer Service - Finding Hope in Healing
The Serenity Group
Many struggle with addiction. They are our children, parents, extended family and friends. Join us in prayer and support for one another.
The 3 Thursday of the month at 6pm in the Chapel at St. Mary Magdalene Church 32114 Vine St., Willowick