Mercy In Action

In this Year of Mercy, Pope Francis encourages each of us to serve people who need help. Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan (CCSEM) is collaborating with parishes, schools, and others to coordinate a regional Day of Service on Saturday October 1, 2016 for people from all of our congregations to come together for prayer, service, and fellowship to be Jesus to others.

For more information please contact Kim Houseman by phone (248) 689-8380 or by email.

Forgotten Harvest

 All around you in your community – doing God’s work!

Two additional acres at Forgotten Harvest Farms were planted with “nutrient-rich” crops such as kale and collards for the Flint families.  They expect to harvest 30,000 pounds of produce on that acreage.  Flint families also will receive over 1,150 pots with seeded kale, collards, spinach, and instructions so that they will be able to grow produce and snip plants throughout the season to help combat the potential effects of lead in the water.

Support Forgotten Harvest; they are taking special care of our people!


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Blood Drive – Tuesday June 21

Spring into action! The next blood drive will be Wednesday, 6/21 – from 1pm – 6:45 in the social hall.  We will be in the social hall taking signups April 9/10, and 16/17.  You can also make an appointment online at (our code is stanastasiatroy) or call Linda at 248.229.4656.  Something New from the Red Cross … you can now complete your donation questions online before your appointment and save time! This must be completed the day of your appointment only.  Visit for more info.

55 & Up Events

Thursday June 23      Nutrition Presentation by Beaumont Health

10 am                          by Stephanie, must RSVP to khouseman

Meeting Room B

Thursday July 21

10am                           Social in Social Hall – LCR…


New Matter of Balance Class

Starting July 7 – Thursdays 10am – 12pm  – Registration REQUIRED                          khouseman 248.689.8380.x112 *8 weeks

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and
restrict their activities. A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning
program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.




Would you like to be a Martha/Simon Minister?

We help in an emergency, or on a temporary basis, by preparing and delivering a meal for a family or senior parishioner;  Light housekeeping and errands; grocery shopping, prescription pick up

are areas in need of volunteers. Sometimes parishioners need a ride to Mass.

I have a difficult time finding volunteers for this temporary on call ministry.

If you would like to be put on my “short list” please contact kim.