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Lay Ecclesial Ministry Conway Retreat 2024

During this retreat experience, Fr. Bob Byrne and the participants will read Part IV of the CCC. These paragraphs will be a rich source for discussion and reflection during the retreat. Participants need to bring a copy of the CCC to the retreat. Check-in begins on Friday at 5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. The social begins at 7:00 p.m. The retreat concludes after lunch on Sunday. The cost is $180 per person or $310 per married couple, which includes overnight accommodations, five meals, and a social. Deadline to register is September 13.

Friday, Sep. 20 at 5:45 PM
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Sunday, Sep. 22 at 1:00 PM
Augustine Center Retreat House
Cost
$180
Event Contact Name Amy Dore
Event Contact Email adore@diosag.org
Event Contact Phone 989.797.6654
Registration Link https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Conway2024

Safe Environment Facilitated Training

Safe Environment training is required for all diocesan, parish and school employees and volunteers in contact with minors. All are welcome.

Please arrive 10 minutes early to sign in to ensure the on-time beginning of the presentation.

Tuesday, Sep. 24 at 6:00 PM
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Tuesday, Sep. 24 at 8:30 PM
St. Michael School - Gym
Cost
$0
Event Contact Name Denise Podsiadlik
Event Contact Email dpodsiadlik@holytrinity.diosag.org
Event Contact Phone (989) 879-2141
Registration Link https://www.virtusonline.org/virtus/reg_list2.cfm?theme=0

Emmaus Retreat

Are you a parent who has lost a child and would appreciate support? Whether it happens through miscarriage, stillbirth, or later in life, the death of a child is a deep and tragic loss for parents – and for their hopes and dreams for the future. No matter what the age, cause of death, or how much time has passed, the grief over the loss of a child weighs heavily on the hearts of parents. On Saturday, October 5, a one-day Emmaus Retreat for Grieving Parents will be offered at Holy Spirit Parish in Saginaw.

Saturday, Oct. 5 at 9:30 AM
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Saturday, Oct. 5 at 7:00 PM
Holy Spirit Parish
Event Contact Phone 989.295.5849 or 989.295.9908

Camino Pilgrimage with Fr. Nate Harburg

Join Fr. Nate Harburg and other pilgrims in walking the historic, sanctifying, prayer-soaked Camino across Spain for 9 days, 13-20 miles per day. Mass offered each day. Hotel stays at night.

Monday, Oct. 7 at 9:00 AM
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Thursday, Oct. 17 at 9:00 PM
Spain
Registration Link https://www.206tours.com/frharburg/

Pilgrimage to Ireland (the "Other" Holy Land) with Fr. J. Marcel Portelli

Dear Fellow Disciples, Join us this October for a spiritual pilgrimage to the Emerald Isle, where you’ll tread the hallowed ground where saints and countless pilgrims have walked before. Our journey will lead us to sacred sites, each steeped in divine presence, beauty, and history, such as:

Monday, Oct. 7 at 12:00 PM
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Thursday, Oct. 17 at 12:00 PM
Event Contact Name Fr. J. Marcel Portelli
Event Contact Phone (989) 426-7154
Registration Link https://bit.ly/3HH1gTV

Diocesan Marriage Prep Class

Preparing for a Covenant marriage between God, and an engaged couple provides a solid foundation for moving forward as you journey together as husband and wife with Christ at the center of your relationship & marriage. Engaged couples in need of marriage preparation are invited to attend this one day event which will offer you time to hear presentations by other couples and a Priest on: Marriage as a Sacrament and the Catholic Wedding ceremony, Family of Origin, the 5 Love Languages & 4 Temperaments, Conflict, problem solving, finances, Intimacy and Natural Family Planning.

Saturday, Oct. 12 at 9:00 AM
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Saturday, Oct. 12 at 4:00 PM
Center for Ministry
Cost
$90
Event Contact Name Beth Bauer
Event Contact Email bbauer@diosag.org
Event Contact Phone 9897976655
Registration Link https://saginaw.org/Registration-Marriage-Prep

Safe Environment Training

Safe Environment training is required for all diocesan, parish, and school employees and volunteers in contact with minors. All are welcome. Please arrive 10 minutes early to sign in to ensure the on-time beginning of the presentation.

 

Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 6:00 PM
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Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 8:30 PM
St. Brigid Catholic School
Event Contact Name Sue Landis
Event Contact Email slandis@stbrigid-midland.org
Event Contact Phone (989) 835-7121
Registration Link https://www.virtusonline.org/virtus/reg_list2.cfm?theme=0

Diocesan Marriage Prep Class

Preparing for a Covenant marriage between God, and an engaged couple provides a solid foundation for moving forward as you journey together as husband and wife with Christ at the center of your relationship & marriage. Engaged couples in need of marriage preparation are invited to attend this one day event which will offer you time to hear presentations by other couples and a Priest on: Marriage as a Sacrament and the Catholic Wedding ceremony, Family of Origin, the 5 Love Languages & 4 Temperaments, Conflict, problem solving, finances, Intimacy and Natural Family Planning.

Saturday, Jan. 11 at 9:00 AM
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Saturday, Jan. 11 at 4:00 PM
Center for Ministry
Cost
$90
Event Contact Name Beth Bauer
Event Contact Email bbauer@diosag.org
Event Contact Phone 989.797.6655
Registration Link https://saginaw.org/Registration-Marriage-Prep