The 2019 Men’s Catholic Conference will be on Saturday, March 2nd at St. Francis Assisi Parish in Traverse City. The main speaker this year is Dr. Scott Hahn: a nationally known speaker and writer of such books as The Lamb’s Supper, Rome Sweet Home and our recent Christmas book, Signs of Life: 40 Catholic Traditions & Customs. St Mary’s has reserved 10 tickets at $25 each. You may purchase one of these tickets through the parish office. This event sells out every year and this year should be another sell out, so get your tickets early! Or you may order your tickets through: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rise-up-o-men-of-god-finding-hope-in-hard-times-tickets-54347561018
The St. Mary School Pre-K is having a classroom fundraiser on Tuesday the 15th at 5:30pm. They are selling Party Lite Candles and products to raise money for Pre-K PE equipment, outdoor toys and manipulative items in the classroom. Come join the party in the Pre-K room! Appetizers will be serve! Or you may order online by contacting:
Hannah Doan ~ email@example.com and please mention it if for the Pre-K class.
Saturday, January 26, is the 2019 Catholic Women’s Conference- “Stir Into Flame the Gift of God.” Sonja Corbitt, Bible Study Evangelista and creator of the LOVE the Word™ Bible study method and Mary Journal, and author of Unleashed, Fearless, Ignite and Fulfilled, will be helping you “love and lift all you’ve been given.”
Registration and fellowship begin at 8:30 a.m. on the 26th with the conference beginning at 9:00 a.m. and concluding at 4:00 p.m. Lunch is included with your registration fee of $25 (if registered by January 12), $30 (if registered by January 25) or $35 (if registering at the door). All activities will take place at Christ the King Church, 3801 Shore Rd, Williamsburg, MI. Find out more at biblestudyevangelista.com or AbsoluteCatholic.com. To register please visit AbsoluteCatholic.com or email Stephanie Endres at http://firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is Food Pantry Weekend. Please place any food or paper products near the baskets, or the green envelopes for monetary donations are in the pews to place in at the collection at the Masses.
On Sunday(Jan 13) after the 9:30am Mass, we will need a crew to help with taking the trees back down to the basement and cleaning up the flowers in the sanctuary. Please meet right after the Mass at 10:30am.
On Tuesday, the Rosary Altar Society will be having a meeting to discuss upcoming events. They will meet around 9:15am or after the 8:30am Mass.
There is fellowship every Sunday morning in the parish center beginning at 9am and continuing until 11 or 11:30am. Join us for coffee, donuts and making friendships!
There are still the meetings for Grief Support at 3pm in the Rectory
Global Leadership at 5:30pm at the Public Library on the 2nd floor in the Trustee Room.
Encounter meeting at 7pm in the Rectory
Just a reminder that there is no Children’s Faith Formation on “Snow Days” for the schools. Please drive safe and we will see the kids next Wednesday.
There will be donuts and coffee from 9am to 11:30am this Sunday. Please stop in after Mass or come back in to enjoy fellowship in the parish center.