9:00a Coffee & Registration
The workshop will focus on practical ways to welcome people in the manner of very dear friends—as Vincent taught us. We will review four strategies: play, be there, make their day and choose your attitude. Learning occurs through a combination of lecture, experiences, readings, video and reflection. The workshop is about both personal and parish development.
Here is an article by Fr. J. Patrick Murphy, CM on the topic of Vincentian hospitality:
Hospitality in the manner of St. Vincent DePaul
Also by Fr. Murphy is this new brief biography of St. Vincent DePaul: