Angel Gowns

Angel Gowns Ministry   We are excited to announce a new ministry at SLM!  We have created a satellite group that is affiliated with Angel Gowns of South Bay, making gowns for children who have died before, during, or shortly after birth.  Generous people from all over Southern California have donated their old wedding gowns…

Women in Transition

Women in Transition – Second Sunday of each month, 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel – located inside the Msgr. Michael Lenihan Pastoral Center

Transition is the process of letting go of the way things used to be and then taking hold of the way they subsequently become.

Transition is the way that we all come to terms with change. The in-between zone can be uncomfortable, lonely, and unstable. Read more…

One Heart/LGBT Ministry

This ministry is open to members of the LGBTQ community, their families, friends or anyone who would like to be a part of this ministry.

We are here to offer support, help and to make everyone feel welcomed at SLM, regardless of their sexual orientation.

Please contact Deacon Don Burt at (310) 540-0329 X 381 if you have any questions.

Family Promise of the South Bay

The mission of Family Promise of the South Bay is to work through local churches to change the lives of homeless families with children by offering temporary shelter, meals, and other assistance as they seek stable housing. St Lawrence provides volunteers to bring food, dine and spend time with the families. Read More…

Please contact Cindy Percz at (310) 200-2611 or Mary Frances Bertucci at (310) 428-9123

Habitat for Humanity

St. Lawrence Martyr has joined with other Catholic churches that partner with Habitat for Humanity. The parish provides financial support toward the building of a new home for a family in need of affordable housing. In addition to the financial support, members of the parish volunteer to work on the house. Build dates are announced in the parish bulletin. Read More…

You may also contact Deacon Jim at (310) 540-0329 X 276

Caregiver Support

The Caregiver Support Group will be an informal gathering of people whose lives are directly or indirectly affected by their caregiving of parents, children, spouses, or any other loved ones.

Please contact Didi Egnatuk at (310) 540-0329 X 540 if you have any questions. I look forward to beginning this journey with you.

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Food Pantry

The food pantry provides local needy families with bags of groceries and homeless people with sack lunches.  They also take clean clothes to local shelters for the needy. Food can be dropped off at the Pastoral center Office during business hours. Food is also collected at all Sunday Masses using the K.I.D.S. (Kids-Into-Doing-Service) Red Wagons.

For more information, contact 310-540-0329.