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Grief Recovery Series - Bay City

The Grief Recovery Series is a six week program which enables you to become aware of the process of grief and how grief affects your life.  Any adult who has experienced a loss due to death three months ago or longer are welcome to attend.  Our Lady of Peace Parish will offer this weekly grief recovery series on Mondays, September 16 - October 28, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  Presented by Our Lady of Peace Parish in cooperation with the Office of Christian Service, Catholic Diocese of Saginaw.

VIRTUS Training - Alma

VIRTUS is the brand name that identifies best practices programs designed to help prevent
wrongdoing and promote "rightdoing" within religious organizations. The VIRTUS programs empower
organizations and people to better control risk and improve the lives of all those who interact with the
Church.

(First time Registrants - Click here for instructions)

VIRTUS Training - Reese

VIRTUS is the brand name that identifies best practices programs designed to help prevent
wrongdoing and promote "rightdoing" within religious organizations. The VIRTUS programs empower
organizations and people to better control risk and improve the lives of all those who interact with the
Church.

(First time Registrants - Click here for instructions)

VIRTUS Training - Saginaw

VIRTUS is the brand name that identifies best practices programs designed to help prevent
wrongdoing and promote "rightdoing" within religious organizations. The VIRTUS programs empower
organizations and people to better control risk and improve the lives of all those who interact with the
Church.

(First time Registrants - Click here for instructions)

Basic Catechist Certification 9-23-2019

WHEN:  Monday, September 23, 2019, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
WHERE: Center For Ministry, 5802 Weiss St., Saginaw, MI 48603

In the morning portion of this session, we will pray together and explore Jesus’ missionary mandate and what it means for us today as catechists in parishes and Catholic schools of the Diocese of Saginaw.  In the afternoon, we will cover the basics of being a catechist and explore the resources and techniques available to catechists and Catholic school teachers.

Grief Recovery Series - Shepherd

The Grief Recovery Series is a six week program which enables you to become aware of the process of grief and how grief affects your life. Any adult who has experienced a loss due to death three months ago or longer are welcome to attend. St. Vincent de Paul will offer this weekly grief recovery series on Mondays, September 23 - October 28, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Presented by St. Vincent de Paul Parish in cooperation with the Office of Christian Service, Catholic Diocese of Saginaw.

Days of Quiet

Quiet time is good for the mind, the body, and the spirit.  The pressures of work and family can make it hard to find time to spend in prayer, reflection, or rest.  This is a one-day, undirected mini-retreat. 

COST & CONTACT/REGISTRATION INFO:  Registration deadline:  Wednesday, September 18.  Cost:  $25 (includes lunch), additional $30 for private guest room.

If you prefer, you may email Pat Preston or call (989) 797-6654.

Day of Reflection: St. Teresa of Avila and her Interior Castle

Discover, learn and hear about the life of the 16th century Carmelite nun and Christian mystic St. Teresa, and personally experience her Interior Castle based on her iconic book through imagery, silent reflection and journaling.   Do you need a spiritual recharge?   Or, do you just need a simple “pick-me-up”?   Wherever you are on your spiritual journey, come join us!

COST & CONTACT/REGISTRATION INFO:  Registration deadline:  Wednesday, September 19.  Cost:  $35 (includes lunch), $40 after September 19.

VIRTUS Training - Gagetown

VIRTUS is the brand name that identifies best practices programs designed to help prevent
wrongdoing and promote "rightdoing" within religious organizations. The VIRTUS programs empower
organizations and people to better control risk and improve the lives of all those who interact with the
Church.

(First time Registrants - Click here for instructions)

Hispanic Youth Evening of Reflection

WHEN: Saturday, October 5, 2019, 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: St. Joseph Parish, 910 N. 6th Ave., Saginaw, MI  48601

A day for Hispanic youth and young adults from the diocese will gather, attend Mass, have a light dinner, and talk about how the Church can better meet their needs. 

COST & CONTACT/REGISTRATION INFO: Cost is $5. Please register by Friday, October 4, 2019. Contact the Office of Hispanic Ministry at 989-797-6646.