OCTOBER RESPECT LIFE MONTH: Be Not Afraid!

Be Not Afraid!

 

 
This is the theme for Respect Life Month this year. A full array of resources is available at the U.S. Bishops Website: http://www.usccb.org/about/pro-life-activities/
 
 
LIFE ISSUES INFORMATION
 
Please see below for PDF downloads from the U.S. Bishops: (1) Accompanying Expectant Mothers Considering Adoption; (2) Bridges of Mercy for Post-Abortion Healing, (3) Caring for Loved Ones at Life's End, (4) Every Suicide is Tragic, (5) Serene Attentiveness to God's Creation, (6)  Seven Considerations While Navigating Infertility, (7) Planned Parenthood Fact Sheet, (8) Reality Check: the Extreme Campaign Against  the Hyde Amendment, (9) The Need for Conscience Protection Act. 
 
PREGNANCY HELP CENTER DRIVE
OCTOBER 14/15 and OCTOBER 21/22
 
 Please join our efforts by bringing items to help support the Pregnancy Help Center of San Gabriel Valley. The following items can be placed in the crib outside the north doors of the church: Socks, Sweaters, Baby Shoes, Wipes, Crib Sheets, Pacifiers, Toiletries, Strollers & Cribs, Formula, Diapers (sizes 3,4 & 5 especially needed), Baby Food. Thank you for making a difference!
 
 
TOOTSIE ROLL DRIVE
For Those With Special Needs
 
The Knights of Columbus will have its annual Tootsie Roll Drive after all Masses the weekend of October 21/22 to benefit those with developmental and intellectual disabilities. All cash contributions are welcome and you can make checks payable to the Columbian Foundation. May God bless you for your generosity!
 
CONSCIENCE PROTECTION
 
Go to: http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/religious-liberty/conscience-protection/index.cfm to learn more about attacks on Freedom of Religion. Get Informed, Advocate & Pray for Conscience Rights!