Bishop Gerald M Barbarito has appointed newly ordained Deacon Frank Bandy to assist Deacon Dennis Demes and Mrs. Lynn Powell in the Office of Ecumenical and Interreligious Relations for the Diocese of Palm Beach. Deacon Frank will serve as coordinator of outreach ministries for the office and has listed the following events.
Ecumenical Calendar of Events:
I. Kairos Prison Ministry-
Nov. 6 - 9th, 2014- Weekend retreat at Okeechobee Correctional Institution. Please pray for the team and the candidates.
Nov. 6 - 9th, 2014- Weekend retreat at Martin Correctional Institution. Please pray for this team and candidates as well.
II. Family Promise- Homeless Families Ministry-
Nov. 14th, 2014- Friday @ 6:30pm at St. Paul of the Cross (Coffeehaus).
Volunteer training & orientation. All are welcome.
Nov. 23 > 29th, 2014- Host Event at Our Lady of Florida- the St. Paul of the Cross team will be Hosting homeless families in transitionduring the Thanksgiving week. Consider giving thanks for God's generous gifts in your life by serving on this wonderful ministry to these
beautiful homeless families in our community.
III. P.E.A.C.E.- People Engaged in Active Community Efforts-
October 27, 2014 @ 7pm @ 1st Baptist Church, W.P.B., Fl.
General meeting for members of the PEACE Movement.
January 12th, 2015 (tentative) @ St. Patrick Church, 13591 Prosperity Farms Road, P.B.G., Fl.
Orientation and Introduction to the movement by Fr. John DeMello.
IV. Unity Celebrations- Christian Unity Gatherings-
Dec 7th, 2014 4- 5pm @ Palm Beach Gardens Community Center 4404 Burns Road, PBG, Fl.
9th Annual Christmas Celebration- Singing of Christmas Carols by the Christian Community.