If a brother or sister has nothing to wear and has no food for the day,
and one of you says to them, "Go in peace, keep warm, and eat well,"
but you do not give them the necessities of the body, what good is it?  
So also faith of itself, if it does not have works, is dead.

James 2:15 - 17

September 5, 2007:  The Second Major Food Give-Away, in cooperation
with the Greater Chicago Food Depository, took place.

DePaul University students came.

The Youth Group from St. Paul of the Cross
in Park Ridge came (again!)

Bernard, a pastoral associate at his parish in Germany,  took
time from his six-week stay in the U.S. to serve.  

September 2007

Question 1:
Who are the people we serve?

These are just a few of the
faces of those we serve.

Thanks to our volunteers
for putting smiles on these

Question 2:  Who heard the call to serve and responded?

Knights of Malta and other gentlemen showed true
hospitality to the residents who came.

Parishioners from St. Paul of the Cross and from
other places came to work on a hot September day.

To check out their web

Answer 2:  Men, women, young, old, rich and not so rich, from near and far, lay and religious,
heard the call and responded-- good people just like you.

About 1979 years ago...

And 6204 miles from Chicago…

A handful of disciples set out to change the World.  

You are reading this because of their work.

You can make a difference.

Have a beautiful day!