Parish Social Ministry

2020 Christian Service Opportunities

Our Christian Service Commission has many service projects, events, and recognized days throughout the year. Contact Sr. Grace Keane at 248-243-0258 if you are interested in any of the following... 

  • LENTEN ALMS to benefit CCRT Catholic Community Response Team
  • Catholic Social Teaching: Focus on Human Life and Dignity
  • Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network
              We pray that the Church in China may persevere in its faithfulness to the Gospel
                 and grow in unity.

  • Current Need – Contact Christian Service
  • Ongoing Programs: CCRT-Catholic Community Response Team, Charitable Giving,
    Outreach Work Group, Strangers NO Longer, Stephen Ministry, Society of St. Vincent de Paul
  • Seasonal Programs: Crossroads Care Center, Giving Tree, Children’s Village, SOS/Lighthouse 
  • Voice for the Poor (action alerts from svdp, crs, jfi, bfw, usccb, ccusa)
March 2020

March 2               Outreach Work Group Monday, 6:30 PM Gym

March 5               SNL Strangers NO Longer Circle of Support Thursday, 5:00 PM Gym
                                             Joint ministry with St. Andrew.  The Prayer Campaign continues until April 4.

March 6                Crossroads Care Center Benefit Event Friday, Luncheon or Dinner Royal Park Hotel, Rochester

March 8               International Women’s Day

March 8-11         Parish Mission: Living and Sharing the Gospel Together

March 12            Knit and Crochet Ministry of Care Thursday, 10:00 AM West Overflow
                                             Deliveries to St. Patrick’s Senior Center

March 15            CCRT Executive Director, Barb Williams, speaking at Sunday Masses

March 16            Charitable Giving Committee Monday, 6:30 PM Conference Room

March 21            International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 22            Dinner at HOPE Shelter and HOPE Recuperative Care on Sunday Hope Shelter Dinner Sign UP
4:30 PM cooks arrive at SMH Kitchen
6:00 PM Servers arrive at SMH kitchen to transport and serve dinner at HOPE Shelter and drop off dinner and breakfast items at HOPE Recuperative Care.

March 24           Anniversary of the of the assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero

March 30-4/4    National Youth Violence Prevention Week

Priorities: Hunger, Homelessness, Life & Dignity, Mental Health

Check this page and the bulletin for updates to the calendar!