These are other faith enrichment opportunities offered in the Saginaw Diocese.

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Mass

Mass of Remembrance for the Unborn

Where: Assumption of the Virgin Mary Church, Midland
When: October 19, 2017
Time: 7pm


Chrism Mass

Where: Cathedral
When: February 27, 2018
Time: 10:30am 


Retreats

Fr. Jaques Phillippe

Where: Center for Ministry (Diocese of Saginaw)
When: March 17, 2018


Studies and Book Clubs

Study

Alpha
When: various days – Wednesdays, Thursdays or Sundays
Where: Our Lady of Grace Catholic Parish, Sanford
Cost: Free
Runs for 10 weeks: various times
Info: www.ourladyofgracemi.org or call 989-687-5657 ext. 4
For a pdf of the schedule click here


Divine Mercy Videos and Family Potluck
When: Started Oct. 8, runs every other week for for 10 sessions
Where: in homes of participants
Info: Missy Skutt – text or call 989-205-3027; barrymissy@hotmail.com


Book Club

Read and Rejoice
When: 2nd Tuesday of each month, book discussion 
Where: Our Lady of Grace Catholic Parish, Sanford, conference room
Time: 6:30pm dinner; 7pm book discussion
Cost: Suggested donation $5
Contact: Missy Skutt – text or call 989-205-3027; barrymissy@hotmail.com
Info: ourladyofgracemi.org/adult/read-rejoice-book-club

You do not have to go to the dinner in order to participate in the book club! This is a relaxed group. This is not restricted to women only. Please still come even if you have not had a chance to finish the book. The discussion will still be fruitful! Each participant will be responsible for purchasing their own book. 


Well Read Mom Book Club
When: 4th Thursday of each month, book discussion 
Where: rotating restaurants in Midland and Saginaw
Time: 7pm book discussion
Cost: Suggested donation $5
Contact: Missy Skutt – text or call 989-205-3027; barrymissy@hotmail.com
Info: ourladyofgracemi.org/adult/read-rejoice-book-club


Prayer Groups

Couples Prayer Group

Our Lady of Grace: Saint Agnes Parish, Sanford
coupleprayer.com


Wednesday Prayer Group

Where: St. Stephen's campus' Day Chapel
Time: Wednesdays, 11am – 12 noon

Come and join in the power of prayer!


Dinner and Discipleship Young Adult Ministry (Ages 21-35ish)

Where: Holy Spirit Parish, 1035 North River Road, Saginaw
Time: Third Thursdays of the month, 7:00–9:00pm

A group of young adults from area Catholic Churches meet at Holy Spirit Parish on the third Thursday of each month. Have dinner together and discuss a faith topic. Come and join in!


Adoration

St Brigid's Parish, Midland

Dates: 1st Friday of each month
Time: 9:15 am-10:15 am (after 8:30 am Mass) in the youth room
Please contact Stephanie LaFramboise. RSVP's are helpful.


Our Lady of Grace, Sanford

Dates: 1st Friday of each month
Time: Following after 9:00 am Mass, Toys in hall after Mass. Moms can swap baby sitting to get Adoration time.


St. Joseph, Bay City

Location: 1005 Third Street, Bay City
Time: 24/7
Regular adorers are always needed if you want to commit to an hour a week it will change your life and you won't regret it. 


Bible Studies : Scripture Talks : Programs

ENDOW (Educating on the Nature and Dignity of Women)

Where: Holy Spirit Parish, 1035 North River Road, Saginaw
When: Beginning on Thursdays
Time: 10 am to Noon
Contact: Kristine at 989-284-8679 for more information

The Women's Scripture Study will begin once again for the New Year. The program is from ENDOW -- all about women -- an amazing and inspiring study. (endowgroups.org) Please join us for the next 8 weeks as we read this letter together and discuss just how important women are in the church and in the world.  There is no homework involved!

Bible Study

Facilitators: Larry Skoczylas and Jamie Poliskey
Where: Blessed Sacrament Parish's social hall's music room
When: Tuesdays during the school year
Time: 7pm


Weekly Scripture Study

Where: St. Dominic Parish, 2711 Mackinaw Rd, Saginaw
Time: Thursdays, 9:30-11:30am

In the parish office dining room. Come join a faith-filled discussion in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. No need to pre-register. Just come!


Know Your Faith – Symbolon

Where: St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, 5376 State Street, Saginaw
Pre-registration required
Contact: Dawn at 989-799-2460 for more information
Time: Following after the 11:00 Mass

The more that you know your Catholic faith, the more you will embrace it and will want to share it. You are invited to participate in a Symbolon course facilitated by Fr. J. Marcel Portelli and Mr. Frank Borja. This 10-session catechesis course for adults will take you through the Creed, the statement of beliefs that Catholics all around the world profess at Mass. Enhanced by videos shot in Rome, the Holy Land, Calcutta, and in the Augustine Institute studios, Symbolon is not just an intellectual understanding of Catholicism. It is about a journey of faith, discovery, and friendship with Christ that will make a lasting impression on our lives. All are welcome.


Treasures of Catholic Spirituality

Where: Center for Ministry (Diocese of Saginaw)
When: Nov 4
Cost: $35 includes lunch


Spirituality of Blessed Solanus Casey

Where: Center for Ministry (Catholic Diocese of Saginaw)
When: January 27, 2018
Time: 9:30-10:30 am
Cost: $10 no lunch or $20 or with lunch


Exploration of the Shroud of Turin

Where: Center for Ministry (Catholic Diocese of Saginaw)
When: February 17, 2018
Time: 9-10:30am
Cost: $10


Shroud Exhibit

Where: Center for Ministry (Catholic Diocese of Saginaw)
When: February 17-25, 2018


Physical Health

Faith and Fitness

When: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 
Where: Saints Peter & Paul Church gym, 4735 W. Michigan Ave, Saginaw
Time: 9:00-10:15 am 

Whatever shape you're in, whatever your fitness goals may be, wherever you are in your faith journey...this is for you. Toning, light weight training, stretching, light cardio activity, nutrition advice and faith building. No judgement, no pressure, no cost to attend.


Facebook

Midland Catholic Families

A Facebook group coordinating potlucks, reconciliation, babysitting and yearly caroling party.