40 Days for Life, Fall Prayer Vigil in Montclair, NJ
LIFENET is organizing a “40 Days for Life” effort of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion in America from Wednesday, Sept 28th through Sunday Nov. 6th. We are asking people to come and pray for 1 hour per week for 6 weeks between the hours of 7:00 AM and 7:00 PM across the street from Pilgrim Medical Center (a high volume abortion center) in Montclair, 396 Bloomfield Ave. To get more information or to sign-up to volunteer, call Lisa Hart at 973-769-4422 or email email@example.com. Or go directly to 40daysforlife.com and put “Montclair NJ” in under “locations” and the sign up online. Prayer saves lives.
40 Days for Life, Fall Prayer Vigil in Hackensack, NJ
A prayer vigil will also be taking place in Hackensack from Wednesday, September 28th through Sunday, November 6th. We are asking that people come and pray for 1 hour per week for 6 weeks between the hours of 7:00am and 2:00pm across from Women's Choice Abortion Clinic located at 10 Zabriskie Street, Hackensack on the days they perform abortions, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. For more information or to sign up, contact Margaret at: 201-805-0937 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Tuesday, August 30th, Mercy House held our Back to School Day in which the children from the Newark area received all the back to school supplies they needed to start the school year. Due to the generosity of several parishes, we distributed backpacks, notebooks, crayons, pencils and more.
On Friday, July 22nd, Mercy House held "Christmas in July" in which the children from the Newark area received toys and ice cream. It was a wonderful opportunity for the community to come together on this special day. Local news media PIX 11 was present and their video on the day can be seen here:
Be sure to check out this video below on how Mercy House provides direct support to those in need: