Tag Archive: #ministry

Ministry of Care Training 2022 (For New Ministers)

Posted on September 5, 2022
New Ministers of Care are urgently needed to serve parishioners at Our Lady of the Wayside.  Training will take place on two consecutive Saturdays (September 17 and 24) at: St. Francis de Sales Parish Ministry Center 135 S. Buesching Road [read more...]

Meals on Wheels Volunteers Needed

Posted on July 25, 2022
Interested in helping those in need in our community without making a long-term commitment? Meals on Wheels might be the answer! Our Lady of the Wayside covers two routes in the month of September only. We deliver meals in Wheeling [read more...]

Peering Into Eyes Calling For Help

Posted on June 13, 2022
From time to time deacons receive well-deserved but unsolicited accolades from admirers appreciating uncompensated small and big acts of selflessness. Often at a loss for words to respond, a humble smile might be a very common response. Pressed further, the [read more...]

Walking with Moms in Need

Posted on March 23, 2022
The Pro-life mission doesn’t end with saving babies from abortion. It is just the beginning. Women who choose life often need support during and after their pregnancies. Walking with Moms in Need is a nationwide, pastoral effort led by the [read more...]

Thank You St. Mark’s Donors & Volunteers

Posted on February 15, 2022
A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OLW PARISHIONERS AND NEIGHBORS Over this past year your nonperishable food and monetary donations to our sharing parish, St. Marks, in Humboldt Park has grown and grown. Your generosity is truly amazing and greatly [read more...]

Thank You St. Mark’s Volunteers

Posted on February 1, 2022
Thank you to all who volunteered and contributed to our St. Mark’s Ministries Christmas 2021 was our second year of celebrating Christmas under the Covid pandemic. While it provided obstacles for all us, it was especially hard on the St. [read more...]

Where In The World is Deacon Don?

Posted on December 7, 2021
Advent Message from Kasese Uganda East Africa After 34 years as a full-time Deacon at Our Lady of the Wayside, another ministry has been keeping me quite busy these days. I am surprised that, at this late stage of my [read more...]