John Baldino, OFS, MALS
December Newsletter and Meeting Agenda
Order of Franciscans Secular
St Joseph’s Fraternity –Local
St Katharine Drexel -- -Philadelphia
WHAT: Fraternity Meeting
WHERE: Oblates of St. Joseph
DATE: December 18, 2016
A Blessed and Merry Christmas to all!
All members will gather on December 18 at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel for prayer.
There will be a short meeting and Christmas party afterwards. All we ask is that
you bring your own refreshment.
APOSTOLATE: This month we will be collecting SUGAR for the Soup Kitchen.
We are asking 100% participation for this effort from our active members. If you
are not attending the meetings please purchase the items for that month and
bring to the next meeting or drop them off at Theresa or Jim’s house.
CONGRATULATIONS to Bob Baral on his new job in Massachusetts. Sadly he will
be transferring to a Fraternity there. It was a pleasure having him as a fellow
Words of Pope Francis: “Now is the time to unleash the creativity of Mercy, to bring about
new undertakings, the fruit of Grace."
Any Common Fund or Fair Share (Per Capita) contributions please send to Theresa Lisiewski.
Her phone number is 570 822-0831 if you have any questions.
NOTE: When writing checks, the correct way is: Secular Franciscan Order, St. Joseph’s
Fraternity. Abbreviations are accepted (example: St Jos Frat.)
Theresa Lisiewski OFS
191 Gilligan St
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-4501