St. John's will be collecting items this weekend and next weekend to deliver to the mothers at M.E.R.C.Y. House for Mother's Day gifts such as small bottles of perfume, lotion, body wash, scarves, earrings or anything else a Mom might like to feel special and appreciated. M.E.R.C.Y. Communities provides housing and supportive services to foster the independence of homeless women with children and at-risk women with children. Donation tables will be available near the PLC and the sanctuary.