Ministries

Respect Life

The Respect Life committee promotes that each human life is a unique gift from God.  Our committee believes that every person is a treasure, and every life a unity of body, mind and spirit.

The Respect Life committee is the umbrella committee for the three sub-committees:

Health Ministry

Gabriel Network 

For more information, or to get involved, please contact Ann Marie Labin through the parish office or at alabin@sjpmd.org


Our Activities Include Participation in the Annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. and in Annapolis,

 

The Gabriel Network
The Gabriel Network ministers to women who have chosen life for their baby and are experiencing a crisis pregnancy. We support them and their families emotionally, practically, financially, and spiritually. We meet the last Monday of every month in the Parish Center at 7:30 PM in room #2A. More information is available at www.gabrielnetwork.org, to participate, please contact Ann Marie Labin 410-683-0600 or by email alabin@sjpmd.org


The Angel Friend Program is part of the Gabriel Network
Volunteers can mentor a client mother through her pregnancy. Providing Friendship, Practical needs, Pastoral care and counseling, Limited health care advice and assistance, Housing assistance and Adoption resources. We also provide Transportation, car maintenance, and limited job and career assistance.

 

 

Resources

AARP Health
Alzheimer’s Association
American Cancer Society
American Diabetes Association
American Heart Association
Caregivers.com
Center For Disease Control and Prevention
Clinical Trials
Edlernet.com-Caregivers Support
Family Caregiver Alliance
Family Doctor
Healthfinder
Kids Health
Mayo Clinic
Medem
Medline Plus
Men’s Health Network
National Cancer Institute
National Family Caregivers Association
National Heart and Lung and Blood Institute Disease and Conditions Index
National Institute of Health
Online Support for Chronically Ill
Senior Health
Web MD

http://www.xaviersocietyfortheblind.org/

http://www.medicare.gov/