We’ve just been given a beautiful house in Saint Paul for homeless, expectant women! These amazing events began in November 2013, all of which we attribute to Divine Providence, your ongoing support and the wonderful benefactor who bought us a house. Here’s what happened. We were ready to interview prospective guests, homeless, pregnant women. We […]
We’re writing you to report a real and remarkable event in the making of Philomena House. Recently a woman gifted us with an actual relic of our little martyred saint. The relic itself is a tiny dark speck on a piece of white cloth inside a round silver case that we placed in a gold […]
Your prayers for us are being answered and your donations demonstrating your support as we approach local foundations. (If our constituency contributes generously, foundations are that much more willing to give.) Our board of directors’ efforts are being rewarded as well––at astonishing speed. Now, several foundations and individuals have brought us closer to the opening […]
Someone will soon donate the house we’ll name “Philomena House”, our proposed shelter for homeless, pregnant young women to be located in the Saint Paul, Roseville area. You may personally know that person, or you know someone who does. If so, please let us know. The four (or-more) bedroom place we need should be ready […]
We told you that we were beginning to seek grants from among Minnesota foundations. We’ve done that and made friends with several that support efforts such as Philomena House but our grant proposal have not been accepted so far. We continue to submit proposals…and hope. (Keep in mind that there are 9,000 nonprofit organizations […]
In Psalm 127, Solomon cautions us that we build nothing valuable except through the grace of God. As co-directors of Philomena House, a new pro-choice shelter for homeless, pregnant girls and women, who want their babies to live, we thank Him for His abundant graces and blessings this year. We believe Providence has blessed us. […]
Check back here often to follow our progress towards opening the Philomena House. We’ll keep you posted on all of our events, challenges and successes. Thanks and God bless you!