Monthly Highlights

PRAY – REACH OUT  LEARN  ACT TOGETHER

Grief Counseling every Tuesday 6pm *Parish Counseling Corner every Wednesday 7 pm

April
29  John R Road Clean Up  10:00 AM– 12:00 PM
29 SVdP Bundle Weekend after all Masses

May – Mental Health Awareness Month
1    InterChurchWomen “What’s Happening To Libraries”  Ron Meegan (potluck lunch following program)
1    Feast Day of St. Joseph the Worker
3   Baldwin Center Serving Dinner for families in need    5 – 7 PM
4  National Day of Prayer Observance in Rochester, Troy,Dearborn*
4  Stephen Ministers Training   6:30 PM-9:00 PM
6-7  St. Michael’s Food Pantry Collection
7   Round Table on Peace: Inspiration, Information, Action   12:10 PM Gym
8   Charitable Giving Committee Mtg.   7:00 PM-8:30 PM
10  WISDOM-Five Women, Five Journeys  St. Hugo of the Hills    7:00 PM*
11   Knit and Crochet Ministry of Comfort   10 AM-Noon & 7 – 9 PM
11   Stephen Ministers Training   6:30 PM-9:00 PM
12  Refugee Resettlement presentation Bloomfield Hills 7:00 PM*
14  Mother’s Day Carnations (benefitting RTL-Lifespan)
18  Stephen Ministers Training   6:30 PM-9:00 PM
20 CS Commission   8:00 AM
20-21     CCRT-Catholic Community Response Team Toiletries Collection – Full Size items
26  Stephen Ministers Training   6:30 PM-9:00 PM
27  Common Word Alliance Clean Up in Hamtramck 9:00 AM*
* (see fliers on the parish website or narthex)

Pray
      Christians in Africa, in imitation of the Merciful Jesus, may give prophetic witness to reconciliation, justice, and peace. http://www.apostleshipofprayer.org/2017-intentions/

Reach Out    Meet Common Word Alliance and Detroit Interfaith Outreach Network.  WIS DOM (Women’s Interfaith Solutions for Dialogue and Outreach in Metro Detroit – personal stories of five women of different faith tradition

Learn           Care for Creation – Formation of Green Team* / Refugee Resettlement Project in the Vicariate* Mental Health*

Act/Serve      CCRT needs a parish rep to serve on their Board.  Once a month Monday 9 AM meetings.
See the website for more Volunteer Opportunities.

Collection bins for St. Michael’s Food Pantry, Toiletries for CCRT, ICW-Interchurch Women, Food for Pantry Shelf (RANH), and Shoe Recycling are in the Coat Room. Container for baby wipes and diapers is in the Narthex. 

Charitable Giving $4039.97 distributed to SVdP 1,000 – High Schools 1,750 – RANH 425 – CCRT 425 – CCC Crossroads Care Center 425 – SMYG/SAW 14.97 other info on parish website

For more information and to volunteer contact

Sr. Grace Keane, CS Coordinator
Bill Hill, CS Commission Chair

Christian Service Office – 248-243-2058
www.wearesaltandlight.org