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Love and Compassion in Services

SIMPLICITY, PATIENCE, COMPASSION ...these three are your greatest treasures. Lao Tzu The simplicity of trees standing still and remaining strong, knowing that God will provide their needs for nourishment. The patience the tree must have to wait during a long interval without rain … yet the compassion to still find the strength to provide [...]

Love and Compassion in Services 2019-09-09T15:32:54-04:00

Journey with Compassion

This years Rooted in Mission theme is Journey with Compassion - chosen to shed light upon this aspect of our mission and help us to reflect together on how our work on behalf of persons with disabilities is a sacred calling, a vocation to ministry. “The fruit of love is service, which is compassion in [...]

Journey with Compassion 2019-05-24T11:37:49-04:00

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Thursday, May 2, 2019 was Yom HaShoah - Holocaust Remembrance Day.  Our Communities were honored to host Elaine Culberston (pictured on left), Executive Director of the American Gathering of Jewish Holocaust Survivors and Their Descendants.  On this special memorial day, we learned of the atrocities that were committed against the Jewish people during World [...]

Holocaust Remembrance Day 2019-05-09T15:14:30-04:00

AGAPE – Unconditional Love

There is no greater LOVE than the love GOD has for each and every one of us. As I often reflect on the many blessings God has bestowed upon me and my family, I have come to realize that most of the time, He has done so through connecting me with individuals with disabilities. [...]

AGAPE – Unconditional Love 2019-02-20T11:04:03-05:00

Love is the House of God

Catholic identity is at the root of who we are, and the call of Jesus to serve defines our daily work. Our “Rooted in Mission” initiative reminds us each day that we are rooted in faith, and that our legacy of faith compels us to serve our brothers and sisters living with disabilities, and [...]

Love is the House of God 2018-11-27T11:56:18-05:00

2018 Memorial Service

On 11/4/18, The Communities of Don Guanella and Divine Providence held a prayer service to remember DG/DPV staff, residents, and family members who passed away since November 2017.

2018 Memorial Service 2018-11-05T15:55:04-05:00

USI Gives Back – at Day Programs

A Fatima Fun Day was held on Friday, August 17th at The Communities of Don Guanella and Divine Providence Day Programs located in Secane, PA. By Friday afternoon, the employment workshop activities for that week are completed allowing for creative ways for our participants to have fun.  The Fun Day included activities such as bingo, hangman, [...]

USI Gives Back – at Day Programs 2018-08-20T16:34:57-04:00

Sharing in the Needs of Others

The Developmental Programs Division of Catholic Social Services continues our year of reflection on the topic of Agape: Unconditional Love. Catholic identity is at the root of who we are, and the call of Jesus to serve defines our daily work. Our "Rooted in Mission" initiative reminds us each day that we are rooted [...]

Sharing in the Needs of Others 2018-09-10T13:54:27-04:00

What does love look like?

The Developmental Programs Division of Catholic Social Services continues our year of reflection on the topic of Agape: Unconditional Love. Catholic identity is at the root of who we are, and the call of Jesus to serve defines our daily work. Our "Rooted in Mission" initiative reminds us each day that we are rooted [...]

What does love look like? 2018-05-31T11:32:48-04:00

St. Vincent de Paul Day of Service

On Saturday February 17th, Divine Providence Village hosted a service group, led by Gerry Bowen, from St. Vincent de Paul Church in Richboro.  The group ran a bingo game for our residents and had an impromptu sing along.  Everyone had a wonderful time together.   

St. Vincent de Paul Day of Service 2018-05-29T10:10:36-04:00
The Communities of Don Guanella and Divine Providence.