Thank you to everyone that helped to put cheer and love into the lives of so many with all of our Christmas projects. My sincere thanks goes our to the generosity of our school and staff, our parishoners, our volunteers
Fourth Sunday of Advent, 2017 – December 24th
Mary Ann invited me to write this article and I am delighted to do so. This weekend almost writes itself – 4th Sunday of Advent and Christmas Eve on the same day!
The Sister Isaac Center is now closed for all normal activity until Tuesday,
January 2. Please hold your donations until we re-open in January.
When we distributed our Thanksgiving baskets, we encouraged our guests to write a thank you note we could share with donors. I thought I’d share some excerpts with you:
“Thank you. How nice it was to be thought of. You made
If you are planning an end-of-year contribution … please consider the
St. Mary Parish.
Send checks to the Parish Office at:
412 Ann Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Attn: Sharon Marren
or make an ONLINE CONTRIBUTION to the parish or Sister Isaac Center.
Use this link for St. Mary
Last week I explained the workings of the Giving Tree gathering gifts for families we are helping this year. This week I’ll tell you about two of our other Christmas projects, one for our elders and the other for youngsters.
Blessings to everyone that made our Thanksgiving project a great success. Thanks to the generosity of our donors and the efforts of many, many volunteers, we were able to provide 93 families with huge baskets containing all the fixings for
As Thanksgiving approaches, I thought it would be a good time for me to reflect on this past year and acknowledge my blessings. I took over the leadership of the Center when Sister Isaac retired and moved to New York
October was a very busy month at the Center. We have been seeing large numbers of guests most days. Although our usual maximum for the day is 35, we stick to our promise of allowing everyone in that