SPECIAL EVENTS: THIS WEEK
MERCY IN ACTION DAY IS HERE, AT CHRIST, OUR LIGHT!
Saturday, October 16th: 9 - 12 PM
This year, Christ, Our Light! will be engaged in activities within our own parish. Three activities are planned. Please consider signing up for this valuable ministry ahead of time to ensure we have needed supplies.
Praying the rosary in our church for vocations. (All ages)
Chalk the Walk: Decorating the sidewalks around our church with positive affirmations. (All ages, please bring your own chalk)
Yard work for Parishioners who need help: (13 years and older)
If you have any questions, call Kay Torigian at 586.942.0646, or email at [email protected]
If you need help with yard work, contact Kay Torigian as soon as possible.
Sign-up forms are available in the church lobby and in the church office. Or, you may call the church office (248.649.5510) to sign up. Thank you!
THROUGH OCTOBER 31:
PARISH LIFE/FAMILY OF PARISHES/ARCHDIOCESE/COMMUNITY EVENT DATES
Bible & Bagels begins: 10 AM - Noon; All adults are welcome; No registration necessary. Masks recommende.d
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15
“After Sunday” Young Adults (ages 18-25) from7 - 10 PM: Hay Ride and Corn Maze at Three Cedars Farm in Northville. If carpooling, meet at Christ, Our Light! at 6 PM (hay ride is $10; corn maze is $5). Contact Elaine Cervera at 248.649.5510, ext. 105; [email protected]
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15 - SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17
Retrouvaille Weekend; For information and to register, call 800.470.2230 or go to helpourmarriage.org.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16
Mercy in Action Day at Christ, Our Light!: 9 AM - Noon; for information -- or if you need help with lawn cleanup -- contact Kay Torigian at: 586.942.0646 or email at [email protected] Volunteer forms are in this bulletin and also in the church lobby. Or, to register on-site, please arrive at Christ, Our Light! at 8:30 AM.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17
High School Confirmation Class: 3-5 PM
High School Youth Ministry gathering: 5:30-7:30 PM
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 24
Youth Ministry Gathering: COME ENCOUNTER CHRIST; 6-8 PM: at St. Patrick’s in White Lake
MONDAY, OCTOBER 25
Blood Drive: 1-7 PM at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church at 2225 E. Fourteen Mile in Birmingham. Call Pat Dobosenski at 248.422.4729 or sign up at redcrossblood.org
An invitation to visit: helpourmarriage.org
Their next area marriage weekend is: October 15-17.
CSA (Catholic Services Appeal); To donate online, visit: https://www.osvonlinegiving.com; Phone assistance available on weekdays from 7:30 AM - 5 PM at 1.800.348.2886
SIGN UP TO BECOME A BLOOD MARROW DONOR (if between the ages of 18 -44) at https://www.join.bethematch/stevestrong.org
AMAZON SMILE Instructions: An easy way to support our parish
Christ Our Light recently registered withAmazonSmile. If you currently shop at Amazon.com, please consider making your Amazon purchases through their related AmazonSmile website and selecting Christ Our Light Catholic Church (in Troy, MI) as your charityof choice. For each of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to Christ Our Light.
Below are instructions for making purchases throughAmazonSmile:
1. Visit: smile.amazon.com.
2. Sign in with your Amazon.com credentials.
3. If you have not previously used AmazonSmile, search for “Christ Our Light Catholic Church” and please make sure to select the organization locatedin Troy, Michigan.
4. If you have previously used AmazonSmileand would like to switch your currently selected charity to Christ Our Light, you can do so on the“Your Account”screenby selectingthe option “Change your charity” (located under “Account Settings”). If you are using your mobile phone browser, you can click “Your AmazonSmile,” located at the bottom of the Settings menu.