Sts. Martha and Mary`s Ministry

St. Marth & Mary is a women’s group meet that meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6.30pm. The Martha & Mary Ministry puts our abilities to work through spirituality, service and events. Our mission statement is: 

1 Peter, Chapter 4, v. 10: “As each one has received a gift, use it to serve one another as good stewards of God’s varied grace.”  

Our following events: 

October: 

Martha and Mary Ministry is hosting  a baby shower in October for Respect Life month. A crib will be placed in the narthex of our church for gifts for mothers who chose life for their babies and are in need of our assistance.  A list of needs will be posted on the crib, some examples:  newborn diapers 0 to 3 months, clothes and all other baby items. All gifts will be donated to Mary's Outreach.

October 26 and 27:

Martha and Mary Ministry invites you to take part in Thanksgiving Day Basket Raffle

Please take a chance on our Thanksgiving Day Basket which is on display in the Social Hall!  Tickets are $1 each, or 6 for $5.  The drawing for the basket will be on Sunday, Nov. 24th. after the 9:30 am Mass, just in time for Thanksgiving. 

December:

Thursday, Dec. 5 at 6:00 pm—Christmas Dinner Party

Our Christmas dinner party is being planned at Verducci’s Italian Restaurant, St. Pete Beach.   If you are interested in joining us, let us know by signing up at “The Nook” in the Social Hall.   (See the Bulletin Board for additional information.)   The dinner is “Dutch Treat”.   

Thursday, Dec. 19—Cookie Exchange Party at 6:30 pm: 

If you want to participate, bring to the party 3 dozen homemade cookies!  One dozen will be samples, and you take home 2 dozen (of your choice) for you and your family/friends to enjoy!  Last year we did have fun with 8 contestants. If you bake, you take home cookies.  If you don’t, you can taste from the “sample table” and vote with all of us for the 1st place cookie.