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ADVENT MORNING BIBLE STUDY – ADVENT WITH ST. PAUL
As we prepare for the coming of Christ, this three-week walk through some of St. Paul’s Letters will help us focus on who Christ is for us and what He is calling each one of us to become.  There is no cost for the course, BUT PARTICIPANTS ARE ASKED TO REGISTER.  All handouts and materials are free. 

 The study will be led by John Lajiness, Pastoral Associate at St. John Vianney.  To
register, email johnlajiness@catholicweb.com or CLICK HERE


GETTING TO KNOW OUR FAITH SERIES
Getting to Know Our Faith is a monthly speaker series for adults which looks at important topics in our faith life as Catholics.  There is NO cost to attend, and no registration needed.  Just come and enjoy!  Light refreshments will be availabl
e.  CLICK HERE FOR BROCHURE.

Wed., October 10, 2018 – 7 PM – Who is Saved?
Location: Church, St. John Vianney
Speaker: John Lajiness, Pastoral Associate, St. John Vianney

 Wed., Nov. 14, 2018 – 7 PM – How Priests are Formed
Location: Social Hall, St. John Vianney
Speaker: Fr. Steve Burr, Vice Rector, Sacred Heart Major Seminary

 Wed., Dec. 19, 2018 – 7 PM – Why Catholic Bibles are Bigger
Location: Social Hall, St. John Vianney
Speaker: Cathryn Torgerson, Director of Curriculum and Faculty; Instructor, Catholic Biblical School of Michigan

Wed., Jan. 9, 2018 – 7 PM – What is a Deacon?
Location: Social Hall, St. John Vianney
Speaker: Dcn. Mike Houghton

 Wed., Feb. 13, 2018 – 7 PM – St Paul School of Evangelization
Location: Social Hall, St. John Vianney
Speaker: Joe Phillip, Director, St Paul School of Evangelization


Wed., April 10, 2018 - 7 PM – Update on Unleash the Gospel
Location: Social Hall, St. John Vianney
Speaker: Fr. Steve Pullis, Deacon, St. John Vianney

SPIRITUAL SUPPER CLUB
A carefully planned plated dinner, a glass of wine and some deeper thinking about who God is and what He has made us for – this is what Spiritual Supper Club is about.  Held three or four times a year, this ticketed event will feature great cuisine, thought-provoking ideas about the Lord and great fellowship.  See links below to buy tickets.  Must be 21 years old or older to attend.

Sunday, January 13th, 2019, 6 – 8 PM
Speaker: Michael King, Regional Coordinator of Evangelization, Archdiocese of Detroit
MENU AVAILABLE SOON!
TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON!

Sunday, May 12th, 2019, 6 – 8 PM
Speaker: TBD
MENU AVAILABLE SOON!
TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON!

THEOLOGY FOR BEGINNERS
How do we know what God really wants us to believe?  How does the Church decide what to teach about various issues?  Are Catholic teachings from God, or man-made?  This a short class for anyone who is curious about how Catholics come to our beliefs about God and faith.  There is no cost for the course, BUT PARTICIPANTS ARE ASKED TO REGISTER.  All handouts and materials are free, and light refreshments will be served.  The course is taught by John Lajiness, Pastoral Associate at St. John Vianney

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP
Schedule:
January 23rd 7 PM – Parish Hall
January 30th 7 PM – Parish Hall
February 6th 7 PM – Church

TUESDAY MORNING WOMEN’S BOOK CLUB
Are you looking for a way to strengthen your faith with like- minded women from St John Vianney as well as women from other parishes in our community?   Come be a part of our relaxed and welcoming Tuesday Morning Book Club.  Invite a friend, or tell her to read along.  The book club is led by SJV Parishioners Lynn Schultz and Jessica Aniel.

Current Book: Ultimate Makeover:  The Transforming Power of Motherhood by Carrie Gress
Schedule:

Tues., October 16 – 9:30 AM – Classroom A/B, St. John Vianney
Tues., October 30 – 9:30 AM – Classroom A/B, St. John Vianney
Tues., November 13 – 9:30 AM – Classroom A/B, St. John Vianney

To sign up or for questions contact:
Jessica Aniel at (248) 561-7300 or jessicaaniel@gmail.com
Lynn Schultz at (586) 677-864 0 or lynn.schultz@comcast.net

SPECIAL WORKSHOP – WHY DON’T MY ADULT KIDS COME TO MASS?
Many parents have gone to great strides to share their faith with their children when they are young, only to find that when they become adults they lose their connection with the Church, sometimes partially, sometimes totally.  This session will look at what some of the underlying causes are, and ways you can to continue to share the love and truth of Christ in your adult children’s lives.  This workshop will be offered by John Lajiness, Pastoral Associate at St. John Vianney.  There is no cost for the workshop, BUT PARTICIPANTS ARE ASKED TO REGISTER.

 Sat., February 16th – 10:00 AM – Parish Social Hall, St. John Vianney
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP

LENTEN BOOK STUDY – TBD
We will take some time during Lent to read and discuss a book which inspires our faith.  There will be a Sunday morning and Tuesday morning session.  Participants are asked to register, and there is a small fee for materials.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Schedule:
Sun., March 17th – 10:30 AM – Parish Social Hall, St. John Vianney
Tue., TBD
Sun., March 24th – 10:30 AM – Parish Social Hall, St. John Vianney
Tue., TBD
Sun., March 31st – 10:30 AM – Parish Social Hall, St. John Vianney
Tue., TBD

ONWARD TO THE KINGDOM – What’s Your Story?
Onward to the Kingdom is a collaboration of all of the local Catholic Churches (North Macomb Vicariate) to host a week-long parish mission, a series of events to enrich your faith.  This week includes service events, concerts, evening speakers and more.

COMPLETE EVENT SCHEDULE COMING SOON!