National Day of Remembrance memorial service – September 13, 2014

Where: White Chapel Cemetery at 1 p.m.

Sponsored by: Crusaders for Life

Why: To honor the aborted children of our community who are buried in our local cemeteries.

To allow grieving family members of aborted children a place to remember their children.

To remind the community that abortion robs prenatal children of life.

Please join us in remembering these most vulnerable and innocent victims

Veronicas

Are you someone who likes to organize gatherings? Then this may be the ministry for you. One of the long-time ministries at St. Anastasia is providing a meal for the family of deceased parishioners following the funeral liturgy. We are currently is great need of Team Members.

Team members are on call for a month at a time. Each person on the team takes a turn being the “teamtaking care of order in the kitchen and shopping for 3 items at Gordon’s. We hire a caterer to provide the main meal items. Others help you by calling for food dishes, and your team will be there the day of the funeral to help you set up, serve, and clean up.

Contact: Kim Houseman (248) 689-8380, Ext. 112.

Moms’ Group

Did you know that St. Anastasia has a moms’ group? We do! It’s a chance for moms to offer and receive support, laugh, share our talents and interests, grow in our faith, and have some fun together. So whether you’re a work outside or stay at home mom, a mom to one or many, a new or experienced mom, a crafty or store-bought mom, we hope you’ll join us for our kick-off event Friday, September 26 at 7:00 PM in Meeting Room B. Come find out all the St. Anastasia Moms’ Group has to offer. Bring a dessert to share and we’ll mix up some mocktails. RSVP and questions to Gretchen Mena at 248.250.9223.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Knitters and Crotcheters, Please join the St. Anastasia Prayer Shawl Ministry at Faith@Work (Wattles and John R) Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 1-3p.m or 7-9 p.m. You can make a shawl, hat, or scarf for those in need, giving your needlework purpose, and blessing your hands. Even if you consider yourself a beginner, you are welcome to join us, using your pattern and supplies or ours. This year, I will also put together a few scarf and shawl kits for quick assembly. Questions?

Call Lorraine Pfahler 619-9849 or Pat Pillot 248-689-8189.

 

Called to Discipleship

Please look for our new booklet and ways to sign up and serve your community.

We will be in the Gathering space after all Masses the weekend of September 6 & 7.

This is your opportunity to make a difference.

2014-15 Called to Discipleship Booklet

2014-15 Commitment Form

There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit

distributes them. There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord.

 There are different kinds of working, but in all of them

and in everyone is the same God at work.

1 Corinthians 12:4-6