Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

Is God calling you to a deeper relationship?  St. Patrick-St. Anthony’s RCIA team would like to invite you to Come and See the exciting possibility…

Our Sacred Journey: Small Faith-Sharing Groups

I would like to introduce “Our Sacred Journey-Faith Growth Groups,” formerly known as “Book Clubs.” We know some of these groups are still meeting and…

Welcome Night: Young Adult Ministry

October: Pray the Rosary

We have a few opportunities to pray the Rosary in the month of October. We will also welcome back a Rosary Tree in our Gathering…

Job Postings: Sept. 9, 2021

DATE Location JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 9/96/2021 Grand Haven Office Assistant Administration Full Time Schedule jobs according to product delivery, write up orders…

Thank you: Catch the Spirit Events, Sept. 18-19

Women’s Retreat and Faith Formation Kick-off A special and heartfelt thank you to Sarah Hart and all the wonderful women and families who participated in…

Thank You: Men Gathering in Song

Last night, October 14, 18 men from the parish came together to begin a new journey, building the foundations of what will become a St.…

Haunted Haven

St. Patrick-St.Anthony Parish will host a table at the Haunted Haven Indoor Halloween Experience October 31, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. If you miss seeing all of the kids…

Job Postings: August 26, 2021

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 8/25/2021 Grand Haven Office Clerk Administration Full Time Process all warranty paperwork to ensure proper documentation Preferred…

From Our Pastor (Oct. 20, 2021)

Dear Parishioners, As some of you are no doubt aware, I am not on pilgrimage to Fatima and Lourdes. I chose stay behind, so I…

We Belong to God

“Repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and to God what belongs to God,” Is the closing statement of Jesus in today’s Gospel. As Christians,…

Holy Week: Spiritual Truths That Require Deep Reflection

Dear Friends, As we journey through holy week, especially the Triduum, I would like to share five spiritual truths that will hopefully help us as…

Becoming Catholic in More Than Just Name

(Part 1 of 4) What sort of person do we desire to become if we call ourselves Catholic? Are we comfortable doing the bare minimum…

Sit Down, Be Quiet and Be Changed by God

I don’t always suffer from tunnel vision but sometimes I can be stubborn. I can just see my wife’s reaction to that statement; the infamous…

We Always Have a Choice

The current state of world events has challenged practically every person on earth to understand and relate to their daily habits, customs, rituals and activities…

Created in His Image: We Are Called to Worship at Mass Together.

Over the past year, many churches have stopped meeting in person or have restricted the number of worshipers allowed to gather for any one service.…

Defending the dignity of all human life: October is Respect Life Month

The first Sunday of October (Oct. 3 this year) is observed as Respect Life Sunday. As Catholics, we are called to cherish, defend, and protect…

Do Not Let Your Hearts Be Troubled

This past Sunday’s Gospel reading could have been written exactly for the current times. In John chapter 14 we hear directly from Jesus, “Do not…

God Is On Your Side

There is big money, power and control in spreading fear. It seems that for a long, long time, everyone and everything is and has been…

Men of the Parish: Gather in Song

This is a call to you all to try something new, to step out of your comfort zone and be a role model to others.…

Children’s Choir 2021

Wednesday Evenings 5:45-6:20 PM Children: All ages grades 1st and up   (Being able to read is an important element of singing – please discern if…

Job Postings: Sept. 30, 2021

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 9/30/2021 Spring Lake Janitorial Worker Miscellaneous Full/Part Time Clean, stock and supply designated facility areas Reliant Professional…

Women’s Bible Study is Back!

Begins Wednesday, Oct. 6, at 9:30 AM, in Room 142 The topic for our first study will be “The Case for Jesus” with Dr. Brant…

Thank you: Blessing of the Animals

Thank you to all of the families, cats, dogs, bunnies and other households who attended the Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021.…

Life-Giving Wounds Online Retreat for Adult Children of Divorced or Separated Parents

When:  Thursday evenings Sept. 30 to Nov. 11, 8:15-10 p.m. EST on Zoom (TEN HOURS+ of support!) Who can attend: Any young adult (18+) or…

Thank You: Repotting Plants in Gathering Space

Many thanks to our Arts & Environment group who worked hard to repot our plants in the Gathering Space. The plants had outgrown their pots…

Soup for All

Soup For All 2021 will take place on Thursday, November 18, from 9:30-11:00 AM for To Go Order Pickups and 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM…

Pray for Dobbs

National Prayer Event: Thursday, November 18 at 8:00 PM (EST) Join Catholics and Protestants uniting in prayer Informational Webinar: Thursday, October 14 at 2:00 PM…

Advent by Candlelight

Friday, Dec. 3, from 7:00-9:00 PM Our Guest speaker is Molly Wisdom who will share the joy of the Advent season with us. If you…

Thank you: Rosary Tree

Thank you to Madonna White for setting up her beautiful Rosary Tree to share the blessings of praying the Rosary with parishioners.

The Courage to be Silent

By Mary Jo Ervin The most amazing things happen in silence.The flight of a bird.The rising of the sun.The breath of dawn.The appearance of the…