Confirmation Candidates: a reminder that your Saint reports will be due on January 20, 2016 .
Please bring the report with you when we meet at 6:30pm for dinner and the conclusion of your Confirmation retreat.
Please note: If school should be cancelled due to weather, or for any other reason, the dinner and retreat will automatically be rescheduled for the following Wednesday, January 27th.
Have you and your child been working with the preparation booklet for Reconciliation? If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Faith Formation office, 734.261.5920, ext. 400. All 2nd graders will have the opportunity to ‘tour’ the confessionals prior to February 7th.
Open House tour of the new regional school:
Divine Mercy Roman Catholic Regional School
31500 Beechwood * Garden City
(at St. Raphael School)
Sunday, January 31, 2016
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tour the school, Meet the principal, Registration packets available
Come join the excitement as we journey into the new Regional School opening in August 2016!
More information: 734-425-4420
We encourage you to view the QRCS FAQ’s – Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to commonly asked questions.
Should you have any questions not covered on this website, feel free to submit your question(s) to the transition team on the site’s “Contact Us” page.
Please continue to send in your pledge or offering for the 2015 CSA campaign. You can send in your pledge by putting it in the Offertory basket or mailing it to the parish office.
You can also make your pledge online through the Archdiocese of Detroit website. We have added a link on our St. Genevieve-St. Maurice website homepage. Look for the CSA logo. You can also go directly to http://www.aod.org/csa/ where you will find the “GIVE ONLINE NOW” button at the bottom left of the page.
You will be able to create an account to set up a pledge or use Quick Give to make a donation without setting up an account. Select St. Genevieve-St. Maurice from the drop-down menu as the parish to give on behalf of.
Your gift is greatly appreciated.
THURSDAY, APRIL 2ND…
7:00pm HOLY THURSDAY OF THE LORD’S SUPPER
[NIGHT WATCH ENDS AT MIDNIGHT]
FRIDAY, APRIL 3RD…FRIDAY OF THE LORD’S PASSION
9:00am NO MASS / NO ADORATION
NOON SILENT REFLECTION
12:30pm STATIONS OF THE CROSS
1:00pm LITURGY OF GOOD FRIDAY
3:00pm 1ST DAY OF DIVINE MERCY NOVENA
SATURDAY, APRIL 4TH…HOLY SATURDAY
1:00pm BLESSING OF THE EASTER FOOD
8:00pm THE EASTER VIGIL IN THE HOLY NIGHT
SUNDAY, APRIL 5TH… EASTER SUNDAY OF THE
RESURRECTION OF THE LORD
9:00am MASS & 11:00am MASS
Saturday April 25, 2015.
ARE YOU ABLE TO HOST 2 OR MORE OF THE NET TEAM OVERNIGHT?
The host will be asked to provide space to accommodate the team members’ sleeping bags, as well as provide breakfast, shower facilities, and possibly transportation back to St. Genevieve’s-St. Maurice Parish in the morning. If you are interested in hosting, please call Sheryl and leave a message. More information will be provided when available. Thank you.
SERVICE PROJECT REPORTS SHOULD BE ‘IN-PROGRESS’.
Candidates, fill out your report sheets and send in your reports!
Contact the Faith Formation office if you need help deciding on your projects.
PARENTS AND SPONSORS OF CONFIRMATION CANDIDATES:
How is your candidate progressing with their projects, reports, and workbook?
HOW MANY OF THE SERVICE PROJECT REPORTS ARE TURNED IN?
Confirmation interviews will take place next month.
HOW ARE YOU OBSERVING LENT AS A FAMILY?
FLOWER CARDS: 12 months of flowers for only $25 is a great deal! And Youth Ministry receives $10 from every sale to help cut costs for events like Rainbow or the Subiaco Retreat coming up in May. Please consider purchasing a card or two for holiday gifts for that special someone! They are available in at the parish office or after masses the weekend of 20/21. Thanks!
YOUTH GROUP MOVES TO SUNDAY’S STARTING JAN. 4! 6:30 to 8:30 pm
If your youth has not been able to attend youth group because Monday was a bad night for them, I hope you will encourage them to come check it a few times once it moves to Sunday’s. Even if they can’t come every week, they are welcome whenever they can come!
MERRIEST OF CHRISTMAS’ TO YOU ALL! Let us rejoice for the Lord is among us!
The Sacraments of Healing
Youth Group: The Sacraments of Healing. Jesus spent much of his ministry healing the sick and forgiving people for their sins. Join us to experience both as Fr. Vogan anoints Mary Jo, who has been battling cancer for two-and-a-half years, and offers the sacrament of Reconciliation to all high school youth. Friends are welcome even if they are not Catholic, to gain a better understanding of these sacraments. 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Bring a snack to share.
SCRIPS Gift Card Orders Due: Wednesday, December 3rd.
Purchasing gift cards is a great way to help support Youth Ministry!
Rainbow Youth Conference: Feed Your Faith!
Okay procrastinators, Late Registration begins this week through December 12th. Cost is now $122 plus $10 participation fee, and room costs. There may still be financial help available, contact Mary Jo for information.
UPCOMING SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL AGES