Calendar of Events
September 10, 2014
St. Patrick Catholic Church of Brighton, 711 Rickett Road invites all men & women to their Spiritual Speaker Series, featuring Catherine Lanni. Catherine is the founder of The Servants of Jesus of The Divine Mercy and will talk on Jesus’ Divine Mercy. Her book, A Call to Trust, will be on sale as well as other Divine Mercy items. Intercessory prayer will be available. All are invited on Wednesday, Sept. 10 @ 7pm for Mass in our church, followed by refreshments downstairs in McCann Hall and our presentation @ 8pm. There will be a free will offering. For more information call 810-986-0315 or visit www. sjdivinemercy.org.
August 28, 2014
August Theology on Tap with Sr. Ann Shields, S.G.L.: Hope in the Midst of Suffering
1) WHAT IS THEOLOGY ON TAP (ToT)?
Theology on Tap is a great time for young adults in their 20’s & 30’s to come together for fellowship, food and drinks, and hear a compelling talk from a dynamic speaker on the topics that impact us daily.
2) WHEN TO ARRIVE?
Anytime after 6:30PM. The talk begins at 7:30PM, and is followed by a live Q&A. ToT officially ends at 9PM, but you’re welcome to hang out afterwards with friends or to meet new people.
3) ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
*Sr. Ann Shields, S.G.L., is an internationally noted conference and retreat speaker; the host of the popular daily radio program Food for the Journey, and author of numerous books on Catholic spirituality including Deeper Conversion, To Be Like Jesus and in 2013, More of the Holy Spirit.
She is a member of The Servants of God’s Love, a charismatic religious community established in the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan and is a member of the Diocesan Pastoral Council.
Sr. Ann was awarded the Benemerenti Medal by Pope Benedict XVI in September of 2012 for service to the Church and is a recipient of the Aggiornamento Award given by the Catholic Library Association in recognition of outstanding contribution for the renewal of parish and community life.
September 12, 2014
Guest speaker Jonathon van Maren from the Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform will present “Unconventional Ways of Changing Hearts and Minds.”
September 3, 2014
we are a local chapter of the American Chesterton Society. We meet at 7 pm on the first Wednesday of each month to discuss all things Chestertonian. We are currently reading Orthodoxy, Ch 9. Next month we will begin reading some Father Brown stories. All are welcome.
September 14, 2014
The Monroe Vicariate Evangelization and Catechesis Committee is presenting this movie to the Monroe area because we see the need for good wholesome movies with strong Christian values to be shown. Tickets are available in advance at the box office or by contacting Kathy at 734-755-5129. The theaters phone number is 734-242-7722.
DVD’s of the movie will be available to purchase and we will be taking pre-paid orders.
Restless Heart uses a historic backdrop to tell the true story of St. Augustine of Hippo. The movie shows the encounters he has that bring about his conversion, including the constant prayers of his mother St. Monica.
The movie will be shown on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014 at 2:00pm.at The River Raisin Centre for the Arts. They are located at 114 S. Monroe St., Monroe, MI 48161.
Cost is $5.00/person, 5 and under are free. There is a $20.00 cap for large families.
To read more about the movie go to restlessheartfilm.com.
September 6, 2014
Recoveryfest Sept 5&6th returns to The Washtenaw Alano Club, activities include live music by Keri Lynn Roche, recovery speakers. a skateboard event at the skate park and concludes at The Mich Theater for a broadcast of the UofM game vs Notre Dame. Please see washtenawalanoclub.org for flier, times and further information.
September 5, 2014
Recoveryfest Sept 5&6th returns to The Washtenaw Alano Club, activities include live music by Keri Lynn Roche, recovery speakers (AA and Alanon). a skateboard event at the skate park and concludes at The Mich Theater for a broadcast of the UofM game vs Notre Dame. Please see washtenawalanoclub.org for times and further information.
August 30, 2014
The Spirit of Alexandria’s Foundation mission is “Connecting Children to Nature” with the Howell Conference & Nature Center Bus Show! With general admission you get to see live birds of prey! The Nature Bus Program is 2 hours & includes a live birds of prey show, hands-on activities in the mobile classroom & educational games to reinforce raptor concepts. Four live birds of prey attend the program including hawks, owls & falcons. Come joins us for the fun!
September 13, 2014
Matt Mordini of Theology of Dance is traveling to Swanton, Ohio from Chicago to lead couples in an evening of ballroom dance instruction integrated with Theology of the Body. A catered dinner is included. Make checks out to Holy Trinity and mail to C.C. Christopherson at 14285 County Road 2 Swanton, Ohio 43558
$45/couple early bird special ends on August 25th. After that date, cost goes up to $60/couple. Registration ends September 6th.
August 22, 2014
Annual Polish Festival at Our Lady of the Scapular (Mt. Carmel), 10th Street and Vinewood, Wyandotte: August 22, 23, and 24; Polish music, church tours, family style dinners, Polish food, dancing, raffles, bingo, giant rummage sale, Polish Imported articles, games of skill, beer and more! Free off street parking; Polish folk Mass at Noon on Sunday.