Emmanuel Dining Room Auction Raffle
April 29 at Barclay Bank on the Riverfront. Valuable and unique gifts will be auctioned during this great evening. Grand Raffle, awarding three prizes: $10,000, $2,000 and $1,000 tickets are $100 each and only 500 will be sold. All of the money raised is desperately needed to support our three dining rooms, which feed the many hungry people who will need help in 2017. Raffle Tickets and Event Tickets may be purchased on www.ministryofcaring.org or mailing a check to The Emmanuel Dining Room, 121 N. Jackson St, Wilmington DE 19805. For more information please call 302-652-3228
Learn about 10 Influential Popes: May Book Club at St. Joseph on the Brandywine
Originally presented as a series of BBC radio broadcasts, Eamon Duffy’s Ten Popes Who Shook the World is an engaging and enlightening look at ten popes who have had a significant impact on both the secular and spiritual world. Join us in the parish Family Center immediately following the 12:05 Mass on Monday, May 1, from 12:45 to 2 p.m. You are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch. Contact Ann Hapka at 610.388.1362 or email@example.com to register or visit stjosephonthebrandywine.org.
BRANDYWINE NURSING HOME
Volunteers Needed An opportunity for anyone who has about 2-3 hours on Wednesday or Thursday afternoons, approximately 2:15-4:00PM. On Wednesday there is a Communion service, and one Wednesday a month Fr. Hynes celebrates Mass with the residents. On Thursday afternoons they gather to pray the Rosary, often with video presentation. Please consider volunteering to help gather the residents to visit and pray with them. For more details please call Mary Beth Wroten at 302-998- 5820 or Audrey O’Shaughnessey at 302-999-6077.
JESUS HOUSE PRAYER AND RENEWAL CENTER
Looking for an opportunity to reflect, go on retreat, attend bible studies, and pray? The Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center provides a sacred space, programs and opportunities to deepen your spirituality. Click on the link to see a list of their upcoming events. http://jesushousecenter.org
Our parish Vocations Committee is interested in talking with young persons in the parish to hear their views about the priesthood. If you know a young man 16 or older who might be a part of this survey, let the Vocations Committee know via the Parish Office 302-633-4900.