Rosary at Eudora Nursing Home

Volunteers for this rewarding ministry lead the Rosary at the nursing home each month.  All are welcome to attend.

 

Communion service at Eudora Nursing Home

This ministry participates in a Communion Service and distributes Holy Communion to our Catholics in the nursing home.


Deliver Communion in De Soto Nursing Home

This ministry visits and brings Holy Communion to our Catholics in the nursing home.

 

Deliver Communion to Homebound

This ministry visits and brings Holy Communion to the home bound on a weekly basis.

 

Funeral Dinner, Provide Food

We offer families and friends a delicious home cooked funeral dinner through the generosity of our volunteers.  If you are able, please help with this wonderful ministry.  Arrangements to drop off food at a time more convenient for you can be made.

 

Funeral Dinner, Set Up, Serve and/or Clean Up

This special ministry of funeral dinners provides support for grieving families and friends by nourishment and time to be together.  Volunteer help is needed to set up, host, and clean up.

 

Prayer Chain

Join the list of people who pray for special intentions.  Each person contacts the next person on the list so that many people are praying for those in need.

  

Prayer Blankets

Prayer blankets are given to those who are sick or hurting in any way.  The blankets are a tangible sign that each person is covered in prayer.  Blankets or donations are greatly accepted.

 

Adoration

All are welcomed to spend time in prayer at the adoration chapel.

 

Respect Life

This ministry supports existing or develops new projects to promote of awareness of a culture of life from conception to natural death.

 

Gabriel Project for Mother's Pregnancy Support

Volunteers for this help with direct or indirect support for hotline ministering to mothers in a difficult or unplanned pregnancy.

 

Harvesters USDA Commodity Supplemental Food Program

Holy Family collaborates with Catholic Charities of Lawrence to improve the health of income eligible persons who are at least 60 years of age.  This is done through a USDA Commodity Supplemental Food Program that provides a monthly nutritious food box to the elderly.  Once a month Holy Family volunteers pick up the boxes of food at Catholic Charities in Lawrence and delivers these to the Holy Family parish office. A volunteer then delivers the box to eligible individuals in their home.  This ministry assists individuals who may be home bound or unable to drive to Lawrence.

 

Family Promise

Family Promise provides safe shelter, food, counseling and training for homeless families.  Our parish coordinates meals and lodging two weeks each year.