Religious Ed Meet &Greet – Please mark your calendar!
Sunday, September 30
There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in Religious Ed, Youth Group, Confirmation and Café on September 30 at 9:00am in the school. Come meet the catechists, review the curriculum and ask any questions you may have.
Registration forms and Religious Education schedule will be available next week. Bring completed registration packet to informational meeting on September 30.
We are making plans for our Confirmation Prep Class. If you have a child or know of someone that would like to be a part of this years Confirmation program, please contact Nancy Kuenzer (517-425-8736) or Deacon John as soon as possible.
Confirmation Retreat will be October 20-21.
The Emmaus Group is in need of prayer shawls. We realize not everyone can knit or crochet. If you would like to make a prayer blanket instead that is fine. When you are making the blankets or shawls pray for the person who will be receiving it.
Open to High School students and will meet on Sundays at 9:00am.
SAVE THE DATE….. November 4, Diocese of Lansing Catholic Youth Conference.
Please join us to learn more about our Catholic Faith, the Catechism, and how it applies to living a Christian life surrounded by the issues in today’s society. All are welcome to attend Café on Sundays from 9:15am – 10:30am.
RCIA ~ Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
Begins on Tuesday, September 11
We will be meeting in the church hall at 7:00pm. If you are planning on attending the sessions, please contact Linda Higgins at 517-286-6426 to set up an appointment.
Who is RCIA for?
¨ A person who has had a longing to learn more about the Catholic faith who isn’t already Catholic.
¨ A person who has come to Mass with their spouse and would like to learn more about the Catholic faith.
¨ A person from another religious tradition who is interested in learning about the Catholic faith.
¨ A Catholic who was baptized as an infant but never had any formal religious formation and would like to renew their faith, and receive the sacraments of Eucharist and Confirmation.
¨ A person who has never been baptized in any religion but would like to see if God is calling them to the Catholic faith.
Bible Study will be held every other week. Both parishes will be covering the same chapter so if it works to go to one or the other parish, we will be covering the same material.
Beginning next week, Sacred Heart will have Bible Study Wednesday, September 5 at 6pm in the School and St. Mary will have Bible Study on Thursday, September 6 at 10am.