Lenten Season 2024

Lenten Season 2024

The King will reply, 'Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me
                                                        Matthew 25:40

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February 17th: Week 1 Overview

5:00pm: Guest speaker: Fr. Shiryl Mathai via zoom
5:30pm: Mini Discussion Acitivity
6:00pm: Evening Prayer
6:30pm: Streetwise: Hygiene Kits for the Homeless Service Project
All Hygiene Kit items will be provided at church. Join us and help pack Hygiene Kits for the Homeless
 
Leads: Neema & Anil Varghese, Dr. Ann & Greg Hackfort.
 
February 24th: Week 2 Service
 
5:00pm: Guest speaker: Fr. Gabriel Coronel in person
5:30pm: Mini Discussion Acitivity
6:00pm: Evening Prayer
6:30pm: Ronald Mcdonald House Grab-and-Go Meal Kit Pack

Creating 250 “Grab and Go” Meal KITS for Breakfast and Lunch. Each MEAL KIT will include at least one entree, two sides, a beverage and dessert.

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Leads: Jeevan & Susy Thomas, Dr. Ann & Greg Hackfort.

March 2nd: Week 3 Humility

4:30pm: Guest speaker: Fr. Theodore Labib in person
5:00pm: Mini Discussion Acitivity
5:30pm: Evening Prayer
6:00pm: Travel to Feed my Starving Children location for volunteering

740 Wiley Farm Ct.,
Schaumburg, IL 

7:00pm-9:00pm Feed My Starving Children

All waiver forms needs to be signed by the time we arrive at the location. Minimum age is 5 years old, but they prefer volunteers to be at least in 3rd grade or higher.

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Leads: Reji & Suja Cherian, Gheevar & Anita Jacob
 
March 9th: Week 4 Forgiveness
 
5:00pm: Guest speaker: V. Rev. Fr. Fouad Saba in person
5:30pm: Mini Discussion Acitivity
6:00pm: Evening Prayer
6:30pm: Apna Ghar - Operation Backpack

Assemble school supply kits. Directly impact women and children in Apna Ghar shelter by providing the essential items they need to thrive in school  

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Leads: Varghese & Susan Tharakan, Paul Jacob & Bini Issac

March 16th: Week 5 Love
 
5:00pm: Guest speaker: Dr. George Aramath via zoom
5:30pm: Mini Discussion Acitivity
6:00pm: Evening Prayer
6:30pm: World Relief Chicagoland Furniture Assembly
Assembling coffee tables, side tables, dressers and love seat
 
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Leads: Jaison Varkey, George Thomas, Eldo Jose
 
March 23rd: Week 6 Worship
 
09:00am: Spring Cleanup: General Church cleanup
12:00pm: DIY Build a Classroom
04:00pm: Evaluation of DIY
5:00pm: Guest speaker: Fr. David Hanna in person
5:30pm: Mini Discussion Acitivity
6:00pm: Evening Prayer

Each team should submit their renovation plan for approval in the Church office before March 10thParticipation of minimum 5 members from a team mandatory in General Clean up for participating in the DIY Challenge. We will be using the same teams from Day of Thanksgiving. Please see poster in the Church basement behind the committee room to see which team you are on. Scan the QR code to join the team WhatsApp group to coordinate.

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Leads: Jason John, Shibu & Manu Kunneth, Shiren Mathai, Biju George.