Austin Habitat for Humanity: 2021 Catholic Build

In partnership with Austin Habitat for Humanity, the Diocese of Austin supports the efforts of Catholics all around Austin in celebrating 25 Years of the Catholic Build, which is now named in memory of the late Bishop John E. McCarthy.

JustFaith

Do you want to do something about racism, but don't know where to begin? Would you like to learn about racial equity, healing, and justice with a group of peers in a prayerful setting? We'd love to have you join us for JustFaith's new series, Faith & Racial Healing.

Just Faith's Study Program: Faith & Racial Healing

 

MISSION TO PERU - SUMMER 2020 (CANCELED)  

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STEPHEN MINISTRIES

Need someone to talk to?
Going through a struggle, and unsure where to turn?
Your Church is here for you.
If you or someone you know could benefit from the company of a spiritual companion, a compassionate, nonjudgmental ear,
let us know.

Contact Jonathan in the Parish Office at jcampbell@sjnaustin.org.

CULTURE OF LIFE COMMITTEE
Raise parish-wide awareness and educate on life issues according to
Church teaching. We organize new life-affirming activities to fill needs as identified by the parish.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Barbara Moeller
Phone: 512-903-8568
Email: barbara.b.moeller@gmail.com

MEN’S GRIEF SHARING MINISTRY
Are you experiencing loss or change in your life? Do you need someone to just listen to you without judging? If you said “yes” to any of these questions, then the SJN Men’s Grief Sharing Ministry is here for YOU! We are a group of men who gather together to help carry each other’s burdens as Jesus taught us. Come. Share. Heal.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Tony Spinelle
Phone: 817-680-3525
Email: ajspinelle@yahoo.com

SOCIAL JUSTICE MINISTRY
We inform parishioners about the social justice needs in our local and larger world communities. Helps understand concrete ways and means by which those needs can be met and to advocate for change.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Director of Social Outreach
Phone: 512-328-3220 ext. 118
Email: outreach@sjnaustin.org

STEPHEN MINISTRY
Stephen Ministers are lay people trained to offer Christ-centered care to people going through tough times. A Stephen Minister listens to, prays with, and encourages a person experiencing loss, illness, separation, or any other challenge or life transition. This is done in a one-on-one setting.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Director of Social Outreach
Phone: 512-328-3220 ext. 118
Email: outreach@sjnaustin.org

SJN SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
Seek to serve those in need with time, talent, and treasure, while also
striving for personal spiritual growth. Following in the footsteps of patron St. Vincent de Paul, Vincentians go on “home visits” to meet with families and respond to spiritual and material needs. Supports parishes of Delores, St. Julia, San Juan Diego and San Francisco as well as those living with their mothers at St. Louise House and Posada Esperanza
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Ed Hanslik
Email: edhanslik@gmail.com

THE GABRIEL PROJECT LIFE CENTER
We work to provide compassionate, practical, life-affirming alternatives to abortion. The Center provides free, confidential and non-judgmental assistance to men and women in crisis pregnancies. It also provides assistance throughout the pregnancy and for the first 12 months.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Barbara Moeller
Phone: 512-903-8568
Email: barbara.b.moeller@gmail.com

KAIROS
Responding to Jesus’ call in Matthew’s Gospel to visit the imprisoned, the Kairos Prison Ministry team coordinates weekend retreats for inmates at Texas prisons. The retreats are designed to bring the love of Jesus Christ to our brothers and sisters behind bars.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Wayne Radwanski
Phone: 512-327-6126
Email: wradwanski@sbcglobal.net

LAY MISSIONARIES OF CHARITY
Unite themselves closely to Jesus and to the Blessed Mother by serving the poorest of the poor. Following in the footsteps of founders St. Teresa of Calcutta and Fr. Sebastian Vazhakala, M.C., the order seeks to quench the thirst of Jesus on the Cross for love of souls. Members pray together in Eucharistic Adoration and evangelize by serving.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Stephanie Nelson
Phone: 512.730.3920
Email: gsnelson12@outlookl.com

MOBILE LOAVES & FISHES COMISSARY AT SJN
We provide food, clothing, dignity and much more to our homeless
brothers and sisters in need. Volunteer opportunities for all ages abound, ranging from cooking eggs, prayer card artistry, food prep, food delivery, special events, street retreats, to helping at Community First.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Director of Social Outreach
Phone: 512-328-3220 ext. 118
Email: outreach@sjnaustin.org

SAINT LOUISE HOUSE
We provide housing, counseling, employment services, and – most
importantly – a supportive community, to young mothers who find themselves
homeless. Since its formation just a decade ago, the organization has grown
to include 46 apartments with the capacity to offer several life-skills training
programs.
GET INVOLVED!
Contact: Director of Social Outreach
Phone: 512-328-3220 ext. 118
Email: outreach@sjnaustin.org

Questions about becoming involved? We are here to help!
Emails the Director of Social Outreach at outreach@sjnaustin.org