Friday, August 29, 2014

Announcements For Week Ending September 6

Taizé is held Tuesday September 2nd in the church at 6:45PM Come to Taize service of Prayer, Readings and Meditation. All are invited to join is in this quiet and peaceful 45 minutes as the day closes.

Many thanks to all those who continue to generously donate to the small Central American children traveling with their mothers. The numbers of recent border crossers have declined considerably. Give to the Florence Project to ensure that unaccompanied immigrant children have legal support a they face immigration judges. About 500 of these children are still detained in Arizona on any given day. There is no public defender system in immigration. The Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project is the only organization that provides free legal services to unaccompanied children, along with the thousands of men and women, who are detained by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Arizona. The staff from the Florence Project are available to speak with churches who want to assist unaccompanied children with social and legal services. Address is PO Box 654, Florence, Arizona 85132.

Parish Life invites you once again to go Greek! Join us on Thursday, September 25 at 6:30 PM at Fronimos Greek Café, 3242 E. Speedway Blvd. (Enter from the Walgreen’s parking lot at the southeast corner of Speedway and Country Club and follow the signs.) Menu prices range from $6 to $16 per entree.