New Greeter Ministry!

Do you go to Mass at St Jude? Are you able to get there 10-15 minutes before Mass starts? Do you know how to say “Hi!” and open a door for someone?   Then do we have a ministry for you! We have a new greeter ministry starting up at

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Kevin Matthews presents “The Broken Mary Project”

Diocese of Grand Rapids Stewardship Speaker Series & Networking Event Kevin Matthews Presents: The Broken Mary Project Tuesday, December 8, 2015 5:00-6:30 p.m. Cathedral Square Center-Room D/E 360 Division Ave S Grand Rapids 49503 Our presenter, Kevin Matthews, will speak on the topic of The Broken Mary Project, an inspiring

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Pardon our dust! : )

Starting on September 21 the crews got to work on the church entrance way construction project. The project will take roughly 6-8 weeks to complete. In the meantime, the main entry doors will be out of use and there will be detours in the parking lot. You can find updates

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The MyParish App is here!!!

The new My Parish App is here for St Jude!!! In just a few clicks and seconds you could be keeping up with the parish comings and goings without any effort at all! Some of its fantastic features are: -Updates on important parish events -An option to silence your phone

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Parish Chicken Dinner – next Sunday!

Next Sunday, September 27th is the St. Jude Parish Chicken Dinner from 11:30 -1:00 pm. (It starts right after the 10:30 am Mass) The menu includes roasted half chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, roll, coleslaw and homemade desserts. If you are interested in going let us know. Tickets are $8.50

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2 New Musical Ensembles!

ATTENTION: We are happy to introduce two new ensembles this Fall for the music department of St. Jude! The St. Jude Ringers- A new handbell ensemble that will practice weekly on Thursday evenings from 6pm-7pm. The ability to read music/rhythm is preferred. We will perform regularly at Mass. Times and

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A few words from our seminarian intern…

Committing to God’s Will Strengthens the Church Written by: Steven Geerling, Intern (Grand Rapids Diocese) I always begin my story with the treasured fact that I grew up in a great Catholic family in Michigan, with a mom and dad who loved each other and genuinely showed their love for my

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New Ministry – Caring Hearts

Caring Hearts is a ministry serving our community, providing transportation, visits and/or the Eucharist. The rides could be to church, the doctor’s office, or shopping, but limited to the GR area. The visits could be to a person’s home or care facility. The visits could be for just a few

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Cedar Point Trip

  The youth group is heading to Ohio! Incoming 7th through outgoing 12 graders are welcome to join us on a trip to Cedar Point on July 22. For the moment the cost is TBD (as we are trying to lower it) but it will be $75 or lower. Sign

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