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Your Gifts: His Works (Previously known as Time & Talent)
Complete this survey to learn what is the right ministry for you.
Families: If your child (or grandchild) is not enrolled in St. Francis School, then please sign up your child (PreK-8) for Religious Education classes online here.
(Sign-up forms listed below here are in chronological order, with those events happening soon listed at the top and farther in the future lower down this list. Also, at the end of this page there is a list of several ongoing parish projects.)
1 Corinthians: Proclaiming Christ Crucified!
Discover how Paul transformed the imaginations of the Christians of Corinth so that they could live their lives in radically new ways.
Our bimonthly study runs from September through April. Select the day/time that best suits your schedule: Tuesdays at 10:00 am or Thursdays at 7:00 pm.
Lucy Ann Lance of the Lucy Ann Lance Radio Show, and fellow parishioner, will join us for an afternoon of prayer and fun, as she interviews our new associate pastor, Fr. Tony. Come join us as we hear of Fr. Tony’s journey of faith and call to the priesthood. Fr. Tony will also offer a special blessing for all the women. Soup and Salad lunch will be served. RSVP HERE
Register Now for
That Man Is You!
Runs 13 weeks: Saturday, September 14-December 14 (skip week of Thanksgiving)
Parish Activities Center
Start your day off right and be home in time to make breakfast for the family!
September 17 – Who Cares For My Immortal Soul?
September 24 – Who Trusts in God’s Providence
October 1 – Who Is Blessed Among Women
October 8 – Who Is Ravished With Love?
Series instructor is Scott Wright, St. Francis of Assisi Coordinator of Outreach Ministry. Register here.
Join us for Evening Prayer on
Thursday, Sept. 19th at 6:30 p.m. (in church)
Afterwards, join our own Padres, Fr. James, Fr. Tony, and Dcn. Gene and Dcn. Rich for beer, brats, and camaraderie (PAC). There will also be time for you to ask our priests and deacons any questions you may have regarding our Catholic faith. SIGN UP HERE
Signature gathering effort across Michigan to ban the dismemberment abortion procedure.
Our parish is collecting petition signatures for legislation. There will be an opportunity to sign the dismemberment abortion petition at church after all Masses the weekends of September 21/22, 28/29, and October 5/6, 2019. Volunteer to help!
We’ll celebrate our Patron Saint with Food, Fun, and Festivities!
Sunday, October 6 immediately following the 12:30 pm Mass
Sign-up here! ***
Day Pilgrimage to Mt Elliot & the DIA
As part of the October Feast Day Celebrations of the patron of our parish, Saint Francis of Assisi, you are invited to go on a one day Pilgrimage Tuesday, October 8 (8am-5pm) with Fr. James Conlon, for Mass and tour at the Mt Elliot Solanus Casey Center, lunch at the Center, and a visit to the special exhibit, “Impressionist Era Treasures” at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). Sign-up Here!!
Diocese of Lansing Catholic Women’s Conference
October 12, 2019 – Lansing Center 9 am – 5 pm
Speakers include Bishop Earl A. Boyea, Sheri Wohlfert, Judy Landrieu Klein, Fr. Mark Rutherford, Erin Looby Carlson, and music by Melanie Rea.
Register at: www.lansingdiocesecwc.org Be sure to indicate St. Francis of Assisi as Home Parish so that we can be seated together.
Interested in Carpooling? If you would like to drive or need a ride, sign up HERE!
All women of the parish–young, old, married, single, sisters, friends, Moms with older daughters–are invited to spend some time with God on a weekend retreat, from Friday evening, November 8 through early afternoon Sunday, November 10 at the Weber Center in Adrian. More details and registration here!
Ongoing Parish Projects
Seniors @ St. Francis
This Seniors’ Sign-up Tab Group includes a variety of events you would enjoy.
Assist at Emergency Food Program
administered by Catholic Social Services at Northside Community Center, Ann Arbor, which distributes groceries and personal care items to low-income families and individuals on a monthly and/or emergency basis.
Serve a Meal to the Hungry!
Every third Friday evening of the month, prepare and serve a meal at the Ann Arbor Community Kitchen.
Prayer Requests: We should never underestimate the power of prayer and the support that we are given knowing that others are praying for us. If you have a Prayer Request, we invite you to enter it. For the next three weeks, your request will be remembered in prayer by the homebound members of our parish. They have made this their special ministry. Remember, no one is alone in this world. We support one another in our prayer.
Sustainable Vegetable Garden Project: These gardens provide fresh organic produce and herbs to families at Foundations Preschool of Ann Arbor on Packard Road, a program for low income, struggling, at-risk children and families of our area.
Gardening and Grounds Ministry: Several gardens surround the St Francis of Assisi campus of buildings, reflecting our appreciation for God’s creation and nature.
St. Vincent Service Ministry,and, Volunteer service project opportunities in our community are available throughout the year. See our SignupGenius or Sign-Up Forms page for current volunteer options organized by St. Francis Parish St. Vincent Service Ministry. Events like: Assist at Emergency Food Program; Serve a Meal to the Hungry; Food Drives – Help Deliver Food; Shelter for People Who Are Homeless; Help With Tax Forms; Donate a Day in April; Charity Christmas Dinner Party, Christmas Giving Tree and Regift Box, Habitat House, Pro-Life Events, Hunger Walk, etc. Looking for additional service ideas and contacts in our community? See our list here.
Food Drives: – In addition our weekly collection we have at least three big drives each year. Join us and help provide food for the economically disadvantaged!
For More Information contact our Parish Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 734-769-2550.