All posts by Staci Stroud

Sign-Up Genius Mass Reservations

Click on the logo above.  Reservations to attend weekend Mass are taking place.   Please make a reservation so we know how many will attend.  The schedule will be refreshed on Mondays by noon for the next weekend.  It will be week by week.

Please to to our Mass attendance  guidelines page HERE to view them.

Please note that daily Mass does not require reservations.

 

COVID-19

See THIS Covid-19 page for activity opportunities and additions.

WATCH A LIVESTREAM OF OUR  SUNDAY MASS AT 11 AM HERE. 

BREAKING NEWS:

7/28/20:  Bishop Walkowiak has extended the dispensation through July 31 for those not able to attend Mass.

 PER INSTRUCTION FROM THE DIOCESE OF GRAND RAPIDS: 

WEEKEND AND DAILY MASSES HAVE RESUMED AND TAKE PLACE IN THE MAIN CHURCH.
FAQ’S ABOUT THE CHURCH AND COVID-19 HERE
Updates will be provided as often as possible via parish emails, our website strobertchurch.org  and our Facebook page.
We appreciate your patience and prayers.

 

 

HEALING OUR CHURCH

“HEALING OUR CHURCH” DISCUSSION GROUPS … SIGN UP NOW! Come together for six weeks in small groups with fellow parishioners to pray and reflect on the clergy abuse crisis and to envision a path forward as a Roman Catholic family of faith. Each session is 90 minutes. RENEW International, a Catholic nonprofit organization, has designed this healing process. Fr. Len has appointed a Parish Coordinating Team to move this initiative forward. Please pray for its success.  Info HERE.  Complete a Small Group Sign Up Card to participate HERE.  You may drop off completed forms to the Parish or Faith Formation Office.  Alternatively, you may email your completed form to Teri Burns, Director of Faith Formation, at tburns@strobertchurch.org

Video Message from Bishop Walkowiak on Abuse Scandal

From Feb. 21 – 24, presidents of bishops’ conferences from around the world will meet at the Vatican to discuss the clergy sexual abuse scandal and our global response as a Catholic Church. In a continuing effort to be as transparent as possible, Bishop Walkowiak would like to share an update on this topic and answer some of the questions he has received from parishioners.

KEEP CHRIST IN CHRISTMAS POSTER CONTEST

All youth ages 5-14 years old are invited to participate in this judged competition. Make a poster about the true meaning of Christmas.   Info and forms will be given to catechists for distribution.  The poster must be made on 11×17 size paper/poster.  Any other size will NOT be accepted.  Contact  Steve VanderLaan (vanderlaan@aol.com).   Deadline for submissions is Friday, December 20. Posters and submission forms should be returned to the Faith Formation Office or Parish Office.  Entries will be displayed at St. Robert’s.  Let’s keep Christ in Christmas!

ENTRY FORM HERE!

Pantry Food Lists

St. Robert’s supports three area food pantries.  Thank you for supporting the needs in our community.  To get your copy of the current list of needed items, you may check the bulletin board in the Gathering Space.  You can also click HERE or the title of this post.