YOUTH MINISTRY

Youth Ministry will wrap up the year with two meetings in June.  We will meet on Sunday, June 12 and Sunday, June 26 at 4 p.m. in the Michigan Room #101.  Contact Catherine at catherine@oldstmarys.com.

The Seven Transparent Days

51HN2taxpLL._SX314_BO1,204,203,200_Our Book Discussion Group, composed of members of Old St. Mary’s and Second Presbyterian Churches will meet at 9:15 a.m. on June 14 at Old St. Mary’s.  The book to be discussed is The Seven Transparent Days by Silja Walter, a book of poetry translated from the original German by Donata Schoeller and Mary Duquaine (Ayasofya Press, 2016).  Silja Walter (1919-2011) lived a cloistered life for many years at the Fahr Abbey, a monastery of the Benedictine Order in Switzerland.  The book is available from Amazon.com.

 

ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR RELIGIOUS EDUCATION CLASSES

Old St. Mary’s is accepting registrations for Religious Education classes for 2016-2017.  The program is open to all children in kindergarten through eighth grade (or  older if they have not been confirmed). The general enrollment fee is $300 for one child and $150 for each additional child in the same family.  Sacrament Fees are $40 which covers both First Reconciliation and First  Communion. Sacrament fee for  children preparing for Confirmation is $80.

For early enrollment and payment (by July 25), the fees are $250 for one child and $125 for each additional child in the same family. There is no discount on the sacrament fees.

Enrollment forms are available in the Church (Commons area) or can be completed and submitted here on our website.  Just click on the Religious Education Tab above and select Family Religious Education. Payment can also be made through our website.