Marriage Enrichment Programs

It’s a Date Night On Us!!

Marriage: God’s Love Made Visible

invites you to an evening of Fun, Food and Brainstorming on

Friday, November 21, 2014 at 7:00 pm in Meeting Room B.

 Our team strives to offer topics for couples at every stage of marriage to help you live out your vocation of the Sacrament of Marriage. As we begin plans for this year’s programs, we would like to hear from you, so we are holding an informal brainstorming night!

  • What would you like to hear about?

  • Who would you like to hear speak at this marriage ministry program, created just for you?


To start out the evening with some fun, we will watch the “Tale of Two Brains” segment from Mark Gungor’s DVD “Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage.”   A great way to get our brains in gear to share our ideas!


So, bring your sweetheart and come share your ideas over pizza, salad, beverages and dessert our team will provide.

 RSVP by Wednesday, Nov. 19th to Loretta Wilbur at or call Loretta at 248-528-3068.

Your RSVP will help us plan for food, but you are welcome to walk-in that night.

 Mark your calendar for November 21st at 7:00 pm and make it a date night!

Save the date!  Our next Marriage: God’s Love Made Visible program will be on January 17, 2015.  Topic to be announced!



Beyond “Honey I’m Home”

An invitation to engaged and married couples

The Beyond “Honey I’m Home” series is designed to strengthen the intimacy in your relationship through effective communication. Fred Cavaiani, a Licensed Marriage Counselor, Limited Licensed Psychologist and Certified Social Worker, is the facilitator for these sessions. Through this dynamic program, you will definitely become more Alive In Love in your marriage or relationship.

Begin attending the sessions at anytime during the year.   For information, please contact Fred Cavaiani at 248-362-3340.

Please Note:  If you are attending this program to satisfy Marriage Preparation requirements, attendance of three different sessions is necessary to complete the seriesA certificate of completion is issued at the completion of the third session.

WHEN:    One Sunday a month January through June and September  through November from 2:00 to 5:00 pm.
      2015 Beyond Honey, I’m Home
:    St. Anastasia Pastoral Center, Rooms 111-112
:        $30.00 per couple


Natural Family Planning Classes for Engaged and Married Couples

Natural Family Planning (NFP) is chosen by couples not only because it is helpful in planning or postponing pregnancy, but because it offers healthy choices and marriage-building qualities that are in sync with their religious  beliefs. NFP classes involve more than just understanding and working with your fertility – it can enrich your communication and your relationship. It is really a way of life.

St. Anastasia will host a three class Natural Family Planning series for the Sympto-Thermal Method facilitated by instructors from the Archdiocese of   Detroit.  For more information or a schedule of classes, please visit

Registration is required.  Please call 313-237-4679 or e-mail for a complete schedule of classes offered by the NFP office of the Archdiocese of Detroit or visit their website at

Class fee is $75.00 per couple.