Ready to volunteer? We’re ready for you! ABODE welcomes experienced and new volunteers, former volunteers, staff, board members and anyone interested in learning more about ABODE and how we make a difference in our Guests’ lives, even at the end of their lives.
Care for the Caregiver: Refilling Our Cup "There are only four kinds of people in the world: Those who have been caregivers, those who are currently caregivers, those who will be caregivers and those who will need caregivers." – Rosalynn Carter More than 53 million...
Great news! If you missed our Celebration of the Soul Art Show and Sale earlier this month – or if you're still in the mood to add to your art collection – you're in luck! Please join us 10 am-1 pm, Sunday, May 30, for our Closing Reception at Church of...
With Patrick Clark, Culinary Academy Dean, H-E-B Talk about putting the "fun" into fundraising! Please join us for our Date Night Virtual Cooking Class with our friends at H-E-B! Culinary Academy Dean Patrick Clark will take us through the steps to prepare an...
6-Week ABODE Academy Whether you’re interested in learning more about death and dying, you’re in the hospice field and want to partner with us or you’re already an ABODE volunteer – or considering volunteering – this is a wonderful way to become acquainted with ABODE...
We’ll read and discuss the book that helped influence ABODE’s beginnings: Being with Dying by Joan Halifax. The group meets 6:30-7:30 p.m. via Zoom, the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, starting Jan. 12. RSVP today!
An ABODE tradition! Our meditation format includes a brief reading chosen by the week’s facilitator to prepare us for 30 minutes of silent meditation. It could be a poem, a Scripture from any tradition or a reflection on a topic that opens us to deeper contemplation of awareness and love. After meditation, we follow with a conversation based on the reading or meditation. RSVP by sending an email to Edwin Sasek.
Monday Meditation is 5-6 pm, Mondays, hosted on Zoom.
The holiday season is one of the most beautiful times of the year at ABODE. Please join us at our home, 5-7 p.m., 8619 Post Oak Lane, Sunday, Dec. 13, for this special year-end drive-through celebration featuring the Conroy Christmas Carolers along with Mexican hot chocolate, cider, wines from Judy Tierney of Scout & Cellar and plenty of holiday treats.
We invite you to honor your loved ones with luminarias, too. They’re $25 apiece and will feature your loved ones’ names. Details here.
Holiday Luminarias is 5-7 pm, Sunday, Dec. 13.
We’ve had a wonderful first session of Life After Loss. Several of us in the ABODE Community recently met each Thursday for six weeks to understand the process of grief and how to live through it in a healing way. Many thanks to CHRISTUS VNA Hospice for partnering with us on this special program.
We plan to launch another session in January 2021.
Whether you’re a longtime regular donor, or you’re interested in becoming one, join us as we celebrate our shared passion for ABODE. Hear how your sustainable gift makes a difference to our Guests, along with all the new perks of being a HouseHolder.
Dia de los Muertos brunch is Sunday, Oct. 25. Brunch Box Pick Up: 10-11:30 a.m. Meet Online: Noon-1 p.m.