November 9, 2023 Snapshot

Inclusivity & Hospitality – Welcoming the Stranger:  Today, November 9, 7:00 p.m. at Center for Spiritual Living, 10464 Garverdale Ct.  Come share in an hour of songs, words, sacred texts, simple rituals, and more from throughout our interfaith community. Light refreshments following.

Office Closure:  In honor of Veterans Day, our offices will be closed tomorrow, Friday, November 10th.

Ladies Who Lunch:  Dine with us on the Third Thursday, November 16th, at 1 PM at Outback, 7189 W Overland Road. RSVP to Stephanie Elder for a seat!

Holiday Bazaar:  We are ready for our annual Holiday Bazaar – be sure to swing by on November 17th & 18th from 9-4 to find the perfect gifts and new seasonal décor.  Meltz Extreme will be here to keep us nourished with all of our shopping!

International Holiday Bazaar:  Sunday, November 19, 11:30 am-1:30 pm at Boise UU Fellowship 6200 N Garrett St Garden City.  This special event is a rare opportunity to support our talented refugee and New American neighbors as well as provide a source of income to women and families living in poverty in other countries.  Facebook event link:

Thanksgiving Boxes:  Every autumn, St. Vincent de Paul Sponsors a Thanksgiving food box program.  Please help us help the less fortunate.  To donate food, contribute financially, or volunteer, visit The cost of a complete meal for 4-6 people is $70.  Empty boxes will be distributed at your church the weekends of November 4-5 and 11-12.  Completed Thanksgiving Food boxes will be collected at your church the weekend of November 18-19.

Poinsettias:  Our sign up for Christmas Poinsettias is live:  Be sure to add in your dedication.

Fr. Joseph’s Emergency Message Phone:  If you are in need of pastoral care, please leave a message on Fr. Joseph’s emergency message phone at 208-917-2270.  Include your name, a call-back number, and a detailed message and he will get to you as soon as he can.  You may also text a message to this phone!