Caring for the least of these during the holiday season
Turkey Time again at Fraternité! The nuns of Fraternité Notre Dame serve an annual Thanksgiving meal to over 400 people on Chicago's west side. Once again, Sue Foran is collecting turkeys and pumpkin pies for the meal. Please bring them to church by Sunday, November 20. If you'd rather contribute money, Sue will do the shopping. Leave a check made out to Sue it at the front desk by Sunday, Nov. 20.
Giving Tree. The Christmas tree in the atrium holds tags for holiday gift-giving for people served by various local social service agencies. Please take one or more tags, shop, and return your gift to Grace by Sunday, November 27.
Stockings for clients of The Night Ministry. Each year Grace members sew large Christmas stockings fill them with toiletries to be distributed through The Night Ministry, an organization that serves runaway and homeless teens in Chicago. Grace School students work with the congregation on this project. Our goal is to fill 60 stockings! Please bring your donations to the bin in the atrium by early December. Here's what we need: