989: Advent: Open our ears that we may listen, and our hearts that we may be ready
Day 989: Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Open our ears that we may listen, and our hearts that we may be ready to see you here with us.
From Jacqueline -- A simple prayer for each day of Advent...
Shine Your Light on us,
Gather us together,
that we may be awake now,
and be in your
Open our ears
that we may listen,
and our hearts
that we may be ready
to see you here with us.
Shine your radiant light
this day, and always.
Announcement from Victoria:
Dining Out For Life as well as World AIDS Day!
Hello dear Emmaus Friends! Tomorrow - Thursday, Dec. 1st is Dining Out For Life as well as World AIDS Day! This is Food For Thought's major fundraiser helping provide vital food and nutrition services to hundreds of clients living with HIV/AIDS. Please go out to eat or order takeout this Thursday, Dec. 1st at one of the restaurants on this link and they will donate 25-100% of all proceeds to FFT.
https://www.fftfoodbank.org/dofl-restaurants-2022 If you don't feel comfortable eating out or aren't able to participate, please consider giving a donation at this link: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/MTYwMTA3 Every bit helps at this challenging time when vital services are needed. Please help me spread the word as well Happy Holidays!
Announcement from NCR:
The U.S. bishops held an eventful four-day meeting in Baltimore in mid-November. To discuss the meeting, NCR news editor Joshua McElwee hosted a conversation about the Baltimore meeting with three of the NCR staff who were covering the event: staff writer Brian Fraga, columnist Michael Sean Winters, and Bertelsen editorial fellow Aleja Hertzler-McCain.