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Help Wanted

We need helpers for 9:00am and 11:00am coffee and donuts. This entails picking up donuts, fruit and supplies, preparing on trays and making coffee before both masses. Please contact the office if you are interested in helping out.

Marian Conference XXVI

Marian Conference XXVI Mary, Spouse of the Holy Spirit Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Fatima October 20-22, 2017 Boyne Mountain Resort Conference Information and to register online visit or call 231-347-6279

Men’s Homeless Shelter

The Men’s Homeless Shelter is also seeking male volunteer supervisors at the Community Reformed Church beginning on November 1st and going until March 31st.  Please contact the CRC at 547-9482 for more information.

Family/Parent Conference

Attached is information about the Family/Parent Conference in Traverse City on November 4th.  All ages are welcome and there will be breakout sessions for each age group.  The registration form is also attached.

The Women’s Emergency Shelter

The Women’s Emergency Shelter located at Third Day Fellowship will open again Nov. 1 – May 1.

We are looking for female ‘innkeepers’ to help us supervise the shelter again this year!

Shelter hours are 8 p.m. – 8 a.m.

Please contact Ginger Stevens at 231-330-2643 (call or text) or email at

if you are willing to serve in this amazing ministry!



Rev. Ginger Stevens
Director/Joppa House Ministries
Director/ Third Day Fellowship
231-547-8040 (o)/231-330-2643 (c)
231-547-8041 (f)

Ministry Enrichment Gathering

The Diocese of Gaylord is hosting a enrichment gathering on October 14th that includes discussions on the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and Holy Communion.  This is a free seminar and is open to all ages to come and hear how to evangelize and grow in our faith through the sacraments and draw others to our Catholic faith. So please considering join us for The Initiating Parish:  Handing on what we have received!

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