CRS Rice Bowls
We are still accepting CRS Rice Bowl donations. A collection basket is in the sanctuary to the
right of the Baptismal Font. Checks for your donation can be made
payable to OLQP with CRS Rice Bowl on the memo line.
May Day Discussion
The Labor Team is hosting a discussion of the "Signs of the Times:
Labor, Globalization & Inequality" on Monday May 1 at 7pm in the
Founders Room. Fellow parishioner and Teamsters Dir. of Global
Strategies, Tim Beaty, will be discussing what our faith teaches, what
workers and unions are doing to ensure human dignity is respected,
and how we can stand with those being exploited at work around the
world. Come for an informative evening, and enjoy a wonderful celebration
of the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker! Email Laura at
HTLAURA1@gmail.com with questions.
Earth Day Celebration
The parish Integrity of Creation Team is sponsoring an afternoon of
Caring for Creation workshops on Sunday May 7 from 3:30=5:30 in
the Ministry Center. Come to learn about food sustainability, faith
and diet; bee keeping as a practice of Earth honoring faith, gardening
with the care of creation in mind and home energy reduction.
Questions? Michelle Knight, firstname.lastname@example.org.
May: National Foster Care Month
Building Forever Families (BFF) is planning to celebrate National Foster Care Month on the
weekend of May 20 and 21. We will be collecting backpacks and
personal items for foster children to carry from one home to another. The
BFF will provide more information about appropriate items in the
coming weeks. See www.comfortcases.org for more info.
The next meeting of the BFF will be Wednesday, May 3 in the Founder's
Room starting at 6:30 pm. For more information, please contact Debra or Ralph Johnson at
email@example.com or Rebecca Carpenter at