Advent Happenings


Advent


Giving Tree

Through the generosity of many parishioners, Christmas joy is given to many families and individuals in need who would not be celebrating Christmas without our help.
The trees will be set up in the Gathering Space on November 22.
Please take a tag off a tree in the Gathering Space and return the item (or purchase online) by Monday, December 5. See our website for more details.  


Reconciliation Opportunities

Tuesdays: December 6, 13 & 20 at 6:00 pm
Thursdays: December 1 & 15 at 6:00 pm (the 8th has been cancelled)
Thursday: December 15 at 12 noon
Saturday: December 3 (Open Gym & Confessions) from 10 am – 11:30 am in the Gym


Tot Time

Join us for a Christmas craft, festive snacks, and play time!
Thursday, December 1st from 10:00 – 11:30 am in the Social Hall. See here for details.


Open Gym & Confessions

Calling all parents & children … prepare your heart for Christmas with Confession!
Saturday, December 3rd from 10 am until 11:30 am
Details can be found here.


Praise & Worship

Join us for Eucharistic Adoration and Praise on Sunday, December 4 at 6:00 pm (after 5 pm Mass).


Women’s Advent Night of Reflection

Join us in the Church for a women’s reflection on “Making Space” this Advent Season.
Bring your friends and sit together. Refreshments afterwards.
Reflection by Fr. Jake VanAssche

Monday, December 5th at 6:30 pm. Please RSVP by November 28. Details can be found here.


Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary

Thursday, December 8
Masses are at 9:30 and 7:00 pm (There will not be an 8:15 am Mass on Thursday)


Posada

Saturday, December 10 at 7:00 pm in the Davidson Center.
Mexican, Christmas Play, Food, Music, Pinatas! Adults $12, Children $10, Family 4+ $40
Pre-order your tickets: (248) 962- 8886


BASIC Christmas Party 

Christmas party for Brothers And Sisters In Christ (high school youth group). ALL high schoolers are welcome! Sunday, December 11th 6-8pm in the Davidson Center.


Mass in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Monday, December 12 at 7:00 pm
Bring a flower as an offering!


Senior Advent Mass and Lunch

Journey with us to Christmas!
Join us for Mass on Tuesday, December 13th at 11:00 am
immediately followed by lunch in the Social Hall. RSVP required for lunch by December 7.
Please see our website for details.


Christmas Novena

Live on our St. Anastasia Catholic Church Facebook page from December 17-24th. Details to follow.


Advent Movie Night

Families of our Religious Education Program are invited to join us for our “Advent Movie Night”
on Tuesday, December 14th from 6-8 pm in the Davidson Center. Please see our website for details.


Music Showcase

Saturday, December 18 in the Davidson Center. Details to come.


Parish Office Hours

Parish Offices close on Friday, December 23 at 3:00 pm and reopen on Tuesday, January 3 at 9 am.
In the event of an emergency, the Parish Office number is answered 24 hours a day. Please call our Parish Office (248) 689-8380 and follow the prompts.
Daily Mass Times are at 8:15 am Monday through Friday.


Christmas


Christmas Eve Mass Times

Saturday, December 24
4:00 pm (in the Church only), 7:00 pm and 12:00 am (Midnight Mass)


Christmas Day Mass Times

Sunday, December 25

12:00 am (Midnight Mass), 8:00 am and 11:00 am
(There is no 5 pm Mass on Christmas Day)


Christmas Gift Offering

To make your Weekly Offering, please visit our safe and secure online portal.
To make your Christmas Gift (beginning Dec. 11) to St. Anastasia, please visit our safe and secure online portal.
Thank you for your generosity!


Daily Mass December 26 – 30

Have you ever come to daily Mass? We invite you to join us during the Christmas break!
Our Daily Mass Schedule is Monday – Friday at 8:15 am.


New Year


Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

Saturday, December 31 at 4:00 pm (Vigil)
Sunday, January 1 at 8:00 am, 10:00 am, 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm


Parish Office Hours

Parish Offices reopen on Tuesday, January 3 at 9 am.
In the event of an emergency, the Parish Office number is answered 24 hours a day. Please call our Parish Office (248) 689-8380 and follow the prompts.


On behalf of Fr. Steve Wertanen, Fr. James Houbeck, Dn. Tom Caporuscio and the Staff, we wish you and yours a very Blessed Advent, Christmas and New Year!


*All activities subject to change with or without notice.


Thanksgiving


Family Mass of Thanksgiving

All are welcome to join us for our Family Thanksgiving Mass on
Tuesday, November 22nd at 7:00 pm in the Church. See here for more details.


Parish Office Hours

Parish Offices will CLOSE at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 23rd and will reopen at 9:00 am on Monday, November 28th in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday.
Join us for Daily Mass at 8:15 am. In the event of an emergency, the Parish Office number is answered 24 hours a day. Please call our Parish Office (248) 689-8380 and follow the prompts.