Teaching / Evangelizing

If you enjoy learning about our faith, teaching children or sharing your faith with others, consider joining one of our teaching ministries.

Catechists (Adults & Teens)
Religious Ed Office (248) 689-8380 Ext. 111

Many confirmed adults and confirmed teens are needed to share the love of God with our young people as catechists. Please consider sharing your gifts, talents, and faith as a catechist. Detailed lesson plans and all materials are provided. 2-3 hours a month (includes class prep) while classes are in session. Adults must complete a Protecting God’s Children Workshop to volunteer and teens must complete a Called to Serve Workshop to volunteer.

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (PreK; 3-5 year olds), Meeting weekly. Schedule for September through April:

Tuesdays 4:30-6:00 PM
Wednesdays 5:00-6:30 PM

Religious Education (K-7th grade) Meeting in person monthly, Schedule for September through April:

Tuesday 4:30-6:00 PM
Tuesday 6:30-8:00 PM
Wednesday 5:00-6:30 PM

Confirmation Years 1 & 2, Meeting bi-weekly,
Schedule for September through April:

Sundays 11:15 AM—1:00 PM

Contact Religious Ed Office

Substitute Catechists (Adults)
Religious Ed Office (248) 689-8380 Ext. 111

Willing to be called on short notice should a regular catechist be unable to be present. Based on your availability. Adults must complete a Protecting God’s Children Workshop to volunteer and teens must complete a Called to Serve Workshop to volunteer.

Contact Religious Ed Office

Children’s Liturgy Leader

Ministers are needed to lead the children in unfolding the scriptures at a level they can understand and learn from. Takes place weekly during the 10:00 AM Mass from October through May. Leaders are asked for a once or twice a month commitment, to be scheduled on a rotating basis. We are also in need of any high school or middle school students interested in assisting!

Contact Abby Avery

Middle School Ministry
Jenny Greuling (248) 689-8380 Ext. 108

6th - 8th graders gather once a month for an evening all their own. Friday evening (once per month) includes fun, faith, fellowship and dinner. Help is needed in the following areas: small group leading, chaperoning, set up/clean up. Time commitment would be 2 – 3 hours once a month for 5 – 6 sessions.

Contact Jenny Greuling

Vacation Bible School
Elizabeth Spencer (248) 689-8380 Ext. 106

Adults and Teens are needed to make this June event a success! This is a week-long “camp” for K-5th graders. We need assistance in all areas including: Station leaders, crew leaders, set up, clean up, and more! More information will come out in late April / early May, but please sign up now if you are interested in helping and/or would like more information.

Contact Elizabeth Spencer

Evangelization Committee
Brenda Kozlowski (248) 689-8380 Ext. 103

Meets on the first Wednesday of each month (September – June). Jesus told the Disciples: “Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you.” The church exists to evangelize. This group works on creative ways to Unleash the Gospel at St. Anastasia.

Contact Brenda Kozlowski

R.C.I.A. Sponsor
Lynn Duffy

Journey with and mentor a candidate or catechumen as they learn about the Catholic faith and enter the Church at Easter. Attend Monday R.C.I.A. classes – once a week for 1 ½ hours.

Contact Lynn Duffy

Small Group Leaders in Adult Faith
Elizabeth Spencer (248) 689-8380 Ext. 106

Lead a small group in a variety of different faith formation studies that would help others grow in their faith. Time commitment is based on your availability.

Contact Elizabeth Spencer

Walking With Purpose Leader
Elizabeth Spencer (248) 689-8380 Ext. 106

This is a bible study for women meeting on Tuesday mornings OR Thursday evenings from September through May. Walking with Purpose will help you enjoy a deeper personal relationship with Jesus Christ, nurtured through personal bible study and small group discussions created just for women. Small group leaders, set up and decorating are needed.

Contact Elizabeth Spencer

Young Adults
Brenda Kozlowski (248) 689-8380 Ext. 103

Are you between the ages of 18 & 35? Perhaps you have a couple ideas for what young adults at St. Anastasia might be interested in? We are looking for a young adult (or a couple young adults) who would love to help start a Young Adult group here at St. Anastasia.

Contact Brenda Kozlowski