Son of Man came not to be served but to serve. ~ Matthew 20:21
The Christian Service Commission
is a group of parish Members whose resource and model enables the Parish of
to put into action the Social Teaching of the Catholic Church. This commission
Strives to be informed, educated and concerned
about Social Justice Issues which prevail at the local, state or world levels.
The Commission's goal is to empower its members
and members of the parish-at-large to respond to human needs by carrying on
the Church's mission of love, justice and peace for all,
through participation in planned activities and prayer. The challenge of Christian
Service is to serve in the spirit of Jesus.
Become a Christian Service Commission Member
is voluntary and open to anyone in the Parish. The commission meets the 1st
Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm.
For more information call the parish Office at 586-468-8734 ext 100.
Christian Service Ministries
For information on how to join
these ministries and many others, please see our section entitled Ministries.
Info on the World Wide Web
||American Red Cross http://www.redcross.org/.
Coffee Social Sundays
|Communion to the Homebound
|Transportation of the homebound to doctors & Mass
|St. Vincent de Paul
Please click on the Nurses page for more information.
St. Vincent de Paul Society at St. Louis Church
St. Louis Catholic Community has its own St. Vincent de Paul Society that tends
to the needy in our church and in our immediate area.
They are seeking individuals or couples to assist in the distribution of food
parcels and other assistance to the needy in our area.
Volunteers need to be available one weekday afternoon -- between 2:30 and 3:30,
not necessarily every week.
Time required: one to two hours a week. They have a volunteer meeting the 2nd
and 4th Wednesday of the month at 7pm in the Parish Center.
For more information contact St. Vincent de Paul via their voice mail 468-8734
If you wish to help, but can
not spare the time:
Collection for the Area needy takes
place the first full weekend of every month.
If you have donations of clothes
and/or furniture, we ask that you take these items to the St. Vincent de Paul
For more information on the Society of St. Vincent visit
St. Vincent de Paul Detroit.
Located on Gratiot at 15 Mile in the Regional Shopping Center
If you are in Need of assitance:
The Volunteers are only available
in the Parish Offices between the hours of 2:30 pm & 3:30 pm, Monday through
or you can reach them by voice mail 586-468-8734 ext 150.
Do Not email
the Parish or ask the office personal for assistance -- they don't have access
to the Society's funds.
Help provided is based on the funds available to this
particular chapter of the society and whether or not you live in the bounderies
of our parish.
Other Local Outreach Programs:
Click here for a printable list
of numbers & Links
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