Please note summer hours for the Parish office, as well as Friday Mass.
Friday Mass will be at 8:00am.
The parish office hours will be:
Monday ~ 8:00am-Noon
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday ~ 8:00am-4:00pm
Friday ~ 8:00am-Noon
SAVE THE DATES
Tuesday, July 9th at St. Mary on the Lake.
Day of Reflection for all St. Mary on the Lake & Sacred Heart Parishioners
Presented by The Dynamic Identical Duo: Fr. Todd & Fr. Gary
Theology on Tap with very own Fr. Todd Koenigsknecht and Fr. Tom Helfrich (St. Rita’s) on Wednesday. July 10th at Shady’s Tap Room in Brooklyn, MI from 7-8:00 pm.
There is no registration, just show up and enjoy the evening!
Saturday, July 13 ~ SHS Annual Golf Outing
Get your son, daughter, father, mother, brother, sister, niece, nephew, grandma, grandpa and anyone you can think of to sign up for this event. Teams of 4! If you don’t have a full group, that’s ok too ~ we’ll find someone for you to team up with.
If you don’t play golf, please come join us for lunch and an ice cream social!!
If you would like to have a team or sponsor our golf outing, please click on the link below! DEADLINE is Wednesday, July 10
Upcoming Bible Study at Sacred Heart. 6:00 pm in Parish Hall ~ June 26th. There will be no Bible Study in July, August and September.
For July, August, and September I want to take the opportunity to revisit the three keynote talks from 2018’s Made for Happiness Assembly. That was a great event that brought 15,000 people from the Diocese together. Not all of us were able to go through (plus revisiting them is a great way to be renewed in the Spirit).
July 17th at Sacred Heart (6pm)
July 18th at St. Mary on the Lake (10am):
Father Mike Schmitz has gained a national following for his inspiring and joy-filled preaching about the love of God and the call of Jesus Christ. A priest for the Diocese of Duluth, Minnesota, he directs Youth and Young Adult Ministry for the diocese and serves as chaplain for the Newman Center at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Ascension Presents YouTube channel provides weekly straight talk informative messages from Father Mike. HIGHLIGHTS • Happiness is to find out God’s plans for one’s life and then pursue it. • Happiness rooted in virtue will be resilient. • Happiness rooted in God’s grace becomes joy. • True joy can’t be taken away from you.
August 21st at Sacred Heart (6pm)
August 22nd at St. Mary on the Lake (10am):
Jennifer Fulwiler is a writer, speaker, radio show host, wife and mother of six children. SiriusXM radio subscribers can find her daily talk show on channel 129 or search for “The Jennifer Fulwiler Show” on iTunes. Jennifer Fulwiler takes us on her journey from lifelong atheism to Catholicism, pointing out that her quest was a search for happiness as much as it was a search for truth. She weaves in tips and suggestions for how we can each reach out to our own non-believing loved ones.
Sept 18th at Sacred Heart (6pm)
Sept 19th at St. Mary on the Lake (10am):
Deacon Larry Oney, a permanent deacon for the Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans, serves at Divine Mercy Parish in Kenner, Louisiana. With a passion for lifting people up and sharing the faith, he leverages humor, joy, Scripture, love and personal insight to speak to people’s hearts and encourage them to live Spirit-filled lives. Deacon Larry’s ministry can be found at hopeandpurpose.org. HIGHLIGHTS • Every Christian is meant to be filled with the Holy Spirit. • The Holy Spirit is the animator upon earth today in the body of Christ. • Every Christian has the authority and power to evangelize all the world. • By the power of the Holy Spirit, God calls us to be receivers, healers and deliverers.
The Diocese of Lansing Faith Fest, Saturday, June 22, 2019 in DeWitt, Michigan. Please go the link below for a full itinerary of this event. https://www.faithfest.com/
The Altar Rosary Society is collecting new towel sets (bath towel, hand towel & washcloth) for the Neighbors for Hope Women & Children Shelter in Tecumseh. Anyone who would like to donate a set, please place in a plastic bag and put in the box in the church hall. Please call Jan Wilson at 517-306-0684 with any questions.
It’s that time of year!! Church league softball will start on Monday, June 10 at 6pm at Will Carleton Park. Sign up sheets are in the entrances of the church. Any questions, please call Nate Bellman at 517-306-8937 or Levi Natzke at 517-881-6599.
The 13th Annual St. Mary on the Lake Fish Fry
Friday, August 30, 2019
To the many avid fishermen in the area! We would appreciate any fish you can donate. Please bring them to the church office during regular business hours Tues-Friday 7:30 am-4:00 pm or call Nancy Nichols at 517-403-2078 for after hours. Please have the fish filet and labeled as to kind and quantity. We will freeze them so that we have a good amount for the August 30th fish fry. Thank you for helping St. Mary on the Lake.
Outside our Parish
Heart of Christ Spiritual Direction Training Program is now accepting applications for a new class beginning in September of 2019. Classes are held weekly on Tuesday evenings at Christ the King parish in Ann Arbor. If you are interested in becoming a spiritual director, visit our website for more information www.heartofchristspiritualdirection.com or contact Jeannette Barbacane
firstname.lastname@example.org or Tesa Fleming email@example.com
Catholic Summer Camps
Camp Sancta Maria, Gaylord. Looking to spark the faith of your children or grandchildren while they have a blast at the same time? We provide fun experiences in a technology-free zone (and they won’t even miss their cell phones!) while immersed in a faith-filled environment. We offer separate camping experiences for boys and girls that include daily Mass, horseback riding, swimming, archery, sports, high and low ropes, campfires, crafts and more. For additional information go to www.CampSanctaMaria.org or call 248-822-8199.
Our Lady of the Fields Camp, Brighton. Serene waterfront activities including canoeing and swimming, high and low ropes course, basketball, soccer, softball, wilderness survival, nature and wildlife awareness, adventure games. Boys and girls camps as well as family camps. For more information call 248-379-0943 or go to ourladyofthefieldscamp.org.
JULY 5 (FRIDAY)
Encounter Healing Service (Fr. Mathias Thelen and Patrick Reis)
“We believe that not only does Jesus still heal today, but that healing is one of the most powerful ministries of evangelization.”
Free and Open to the Public
St. Patrick Church, Brighton
Come and see how the Holy Spirit is working in the Diocese of Lansing. You do not have to be in need of physical healing to attend.
More information at encounterministries.us
JULY 22-25 (Evenings)
Encounter School of Ministry SUMMER INTENSIVE
Will provide a survey of teachings on Healing Ministry.
Presenters: Fr. Mathias Thelen (St. Patrick’s, Brighton), Dr. Mary Healy (Sacred Heart Seminary), Patrick Reis and Sara Kaczmarek
6-9 pm ~ St. Patrick Church, Brighton
Enroll at encountermisistries.us/summer-intensive
Heart of Christ Spiritual Direction Training Program is now accepting applications for a new class beginning in September of 2019. Classes are held weekly on Tuesday evenings at Christ the King parish in Ann Arbor. If you are interested in becoming a spiritual director, visit our website for more information www.heartofchristspiritualdirection.com or contact Jeannette Barbacane firstname.lastname@example.org or Tesa Fleming email@example.com