join us on Monday evenings at 6 PM at the Blessed Mother’s
Shrine to say the rosary. You may wish to bring a lawn
chair if you need to be seated.
Day Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM on May 28th. See
GIFT AND BOOK SHOP NEWS
Spring and all the recent rains, gardening season is upon
us. The Gift and book Shop now carries small garden
statues and wind chimes. Add a reminder of God’s
presence in all creation to your newly planted garden.
This is also a season for moving into new homes. St.
Joseph home seller statues and house warming gifts are
available in the shop. Stop by and browse before and after
place your reservations for our French Canadian Autumn
trip as it is very popular. Flyers are available at the
entrances to the church. The trip is September
23-29 to Montreal, Quebec City and Niagara Falls including
visits to St. Anne
De Beaupre Basilica, Montmorency Falls, St. Joseph’s
Oratory, the shrine of St. Kateri and city sightseeing
tours. The trip cost is $1,379 per person (double
occupancy). An enhanced driver’s license, passport card
or passport is required. Call Pat Ayland
at 441-3355 or the church office at 336-3227 with
MESSAGE WORTH REPEATING
errored last week by not putting in the name of Phyllis
Polydoras in her “Note
of Gratitude”. As Phyllis continues to recover, note
that she is ever so grateful for all the prayers, cards,
and phone calls said for her good health. Thank You!
MARTHA PAVER MEMORIAL
those who would like to honor their loved ones with a
paver at the St. Martha Statue and Prayer Garden, you may
come to the Parish Office to fill out a form with the
necessary information and your choice of wording on the
paver. The price for a paver is $125.You may wish to go by
the statue and read some ideas that others have chosen to
place on their pavers.
Baseball & Softball/Track & Field/Junior Arrows
Sandlot, T-Ball & Coaches Pitch These sports are
available for area students from ages 3 years to 8th
grade, depending on the sport. Students do not need to be
a student of St. Sebastian, a parishioner or student of
St. Sebastian Religious Education program to participate.
Practices are starting soon. Contact the school at
313-563-6640 for more information.
Annual Festival– St. Sebastian
the fun at this weekend’s Festival. Rides, live
entertainment, games, Vegas room, bingo, food and treats.
SEBASTIAN CHRISTIAN SERVICE COMMISSION
you so much for your donations to our St. Vincent care
bags recently given out to our clients. Along with your
help we were able to help out 40 families! God bless you
all for your kindness.
CHILD SEEKING COACHES
Youth football coaches needed. Contact Coach Lee at
RESCUED BY JESUS! VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL:
this year by St. Sebastian, this week long adventure is
open to children in Kindergarten to 6th grade, from June
25th to 29th (9 AM—12 Noon). Volunteers, 7th grade to
adults are needed. Information can be obtained from Jan
Russell, DRE, St. Sebastian at 313-563-0960.
BARBARA/CUNEGUNDA: GARDEN STATUE SALE
statues of saints, angels, animals & bird baths made
of solid cement. Sale runs from Mid-May to July. Contact
Judy at 313.359-3556.
ANSELM ANNUAL FESTIVAL
June 1st 6-11 PM: Saturday, June 2nd, 1 PM—Midnight and
Sunday, June 3rd 1 PM to 9 PM. Rides, Games, Vegas, Bingo,
Car show, Basket Raffles, 50/50 Raffles and the Main
Raffle with 1st prize of $7,500.
Anselm: Got Books? DVD’s? Videogames? Please donate
them to the St. Anselm Festival Used Book & Media Sale
scheduled for June 1-3, 2018 in their parish gym.
Donations can be placed in the bins inside the vestibule
at St. Anselm or for large donations or if you need
assistance, call 313-563-3430 to schedule a pickup. 100%
of this sale will benefit the parish school.
ENCYCLOPEDIA SETS OR MAGAZINES PLEASE.
STEPHEN: 70TH ANNUAL SPRING POLISH FESTIVAL:
Weekend. . Bands with dancing, dinners, bingo, craft
shows, carnival rides, kids game tent, white elephant
tent, 50/50 raffles and basket raffles. Polish Mass on
Sunday at 11;30 AM with Mike Carey.
Labyrinth is an ancient Christian prayer form often seen
as a metaphor for our Spiritual journey, A Pilgrimage to
the Holy. Participants will learn about the history and
movements of the Labyrinth as well as experience walking
and praying the Labyrinth. The workshop takes place on
Thursday, May 31, from 7-9pm at St. Paul of the Cross
Passionist Retreat & Conference Center. To register,
contact Lynnette Marshall at 313-286-2800
or online at www.stpaulretreat.org.!
would like to invite all members and their families to
help celebrate Memorial Day and march with us in the
Dearborn Memorial Parade on Monday, May 28, 2018. If you
would like to march with us, please meet at Schaefer and
Colson in the parking lot of Dearborn Fresh Supermarket.
You are able to park behind the Ford Centennial Library
and shuttle to the meeting location. After the parade
everyone is invited to O’Kelley Lounge for some Memorial
Day refreshments. For more information call us at
Fish Fry continues every Friday from 4 PM—8 PM and don’t
forget about our Polish
Dinners on Tuesdays from 4—8 PM. Carry outs are
MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER WEEKEND
your hopes and dreams for your vocation with a weekend
just for you. Now is a good time to invest time to
reconnect with your spouse. Join us June 29-July 1st at
Our Lady of Hope in St. Clair Shores. For more information
and registration call 888-322-9963.
Sancta Pilgrimages with Franciscan friar Fr. Alex Kratz
will be leading a Catholic Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
from October 8-22. This life-changing experience walking
in Jesus’ footsteps includes daily Mass and Rosary,
biblical readings on site, time for prayers and spiritual
guidance, and meeting local Christians. The cost is $4,299
( all expenses included, round trip from Detroit, 3 daily
meals, all tips and taxes.) $500 deposit due at
registration. Orientation Meeting is August 5th. Call
248-514-1747 for information.
If you have broken rosaries and would like to donate them,
please drop them off at the church sacristy or parish
DEARBORN POLICE SPECIAL
Call 313.943-3030 to report any suspicious activity.
Support our law enforcement officers. Be their eyes and ears!