Check this box for any last minute changes or cancellations of scheduled events due to inclement weather or other issues.
Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00 AM
Friday: 12:05 PM
Saturday: 4:00 PM
Sunday: 8:00, 9:30, 11:00 AM
Monday - Communion Service, 9:00 AM
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturday: 3:00 - 3:30 PM or anytime by appointment
Visiting the homebound and hospitalized: Please notify the parish office.
Sacrament of Baptism / Sacrament of Marriage:
Practicing Catholics who are registered members of the parish should contact the parish office for additional information and arrangements.
Adults interested in becoming Catholic, celebrating a missed Sacrament or simply learning more about the Catholic faith should contact the office for information.
'Tis the Season
For a complete list of Christmas events and activities
go to the Christmas menu page.
December 24 at 4, 5:30 and 9 PM( (concert beginning at 8:30 pm)
Midnight Mass (concert beginning at 11:30 PM)
Christmas Day, 8 AM and 9:30 AM
Every person attending Mass on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day at Christ, Our Light! is going to receive a copy of the book
New Year's Masses
December 31: 4 PM
January 1: 9:30 AM
Give the gift of Christ. On January 10, 2015, Frank Runyeon will be at Christ, Our Light! to present "The Gospel of Luke:
Stories on the Road." Tickets will be on sale in the Social Hall.
Serving Our Youth
December 22: Christmas Caroling at Sunrise Senior Center
Religious Education for Students with Special Needs
Students have been turning in pop bottles that you have dropped off and we are using the money for a special project. More details to come!
Preschool for children ages 3-6 will begin on Sunday, October 5 during the 9:30 and 11:00 AM Masses. Registration forms will be available on September 28 in both church lobbies.
Religious Education Classes for children in Grades 1-8 begin Monday, September 22. Registration is currently taking place. Forms are located in the offices and lobbies of the church. Children will gather in church at 6:00 PM. The session will end at 7:30 PM. For safety's sake, parents should arrange to pick up students from inside the building.
Family Fun Nights
The second Friday of each month: Parents have an opportunity for fellowship, while kids watch a movie, play games or share other activities brought from home. (Bring friends, your favorite game and/or munchies to share.)
Opportunity for Adult Study and Commitment
Recycling bins for glass and paper can be found in the office and hallways.
2015 Blood Drive
There will be a blood drive for Our Shepherd Lutheran, 14 Mile Road and Melton, and Christ, Our Light on January 19, 2015 from 1:00 to 7:00 PM. Sign up on the Appointment Schedule in the vestibule on the Glouchester side of the church or call Pat Dobosenski, 248-642-0029, or log on to www.redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment.
A Young Adult Group for parishioners 18 - 35 is about to be formed to provide opportunities for faith sharing, volunteer outing and social activities. Young professionals or college students, single or married, are invited. Please contact Kaitlin Popielarz at firstname.lastname@example.org or 616-240-9979.
- Tuesday, January 6, the Young Adult Group will meet at Christ, Our Light! at 7:00 PM to dine and to share goals for the new year. Those interested in being involved with this group, please contact Kaitlin.
If you are interested in visiting the sick or homebound or taking communion to those in need, purchasing and/or sending out greeting cards, call Betty Sheehan at 586-260-4250 or email email@example.com. Also, if you are aware of a parishioner, friend or family member whom we can assist, call Betty.
* Anyone interested in drafting and mailing our newsletter or maintaining the database of member information, please contact Agnes Andrews, 248-334-3038.
January 8, 7:00 PM: The Arc of Justice, Kevin Boyle
Adults interested in becoming Catholic, celebrating a missed Sacrament or simply learning more about the Catholic faith should contact the parish office for information concerning this program for adults, held from September through April, Monday evenings from 7:30 to 8:30 PM.
Reminder: the Men's Reflection Group meets Saturday mornings from 7:30-9:00 AM.
Please contact Gerry Connell (248-585-5437) for further information.
Need for volunteers to provide transportation for people to Mass and/or other events at Christ, Our Light!
If you are interested in this ministry and able to help, either on an occasional or regular basis, please contact the parish office or Helen Moultrup at 248-593-5993 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Picture Is Worth ... .
Gaudete Sunday, December 14, 2015
"Rejoice in the Lord always."
Philippians 4: 4,5
- Rev. Donald Demmer, Administrator
- Rev. Mr. Dan Gonos, Deacon
- Mrs. MaryAnn Farrell, Parish Secretary
- Ms. Carol Chupka, Business Manager
- Mr. Robert Mervak, Music Minister
- Mr. David Minnick, Music Minister
- Mrs. JoAnn Bonahoom, Director, Religious Education
- Mrs. Fran Stage, Secretary, Religious Education
- Mrs. Pam LaGrassa, Director, Special Needs Religious Education
- Mrs. Elaine Cervera, Youth Minister
- Mrs. Betty Sheehan, Director, Evangelization
- Saint Vincent dePaul, Contact
Office HoursMonday-Thursday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 - 3:00 PM