Dresses Without Borders
The latest package of dresses were for girls in Equador. These dresses, made by members of St. Patrick’s, protect girls from human predators, because they show that someone cares for them and is watching out for them.
Kids Can Be Heroes
Vacation bible camp: inspiring stories, entertaining songs and dancing, fun projects, tasty snacks, and fun outside activities.
The 60th Anniversary of St. Patrick's Church March 17, 2019 - Celebrating 60 years of ministry in Madison Heights and service to the surrounding community.
Ashes To Go
People in the surrounding community who are unable to attend their own church's Ash Wednesday services because of work, appointments, and other responsibilities, were able to pull into St. Patrick's parking lot for a prayer and ashes on this sacred day.
Before we filled the pews with people,we displayed the scarves our members have sewn, knitted, and donated to give to people in need by way of Open Hands Food Pantry and Cathedral Crafters Christmas Warmth Outreach.
On the day of Bishop Gibbs' visit to St. Patrick's, we welcomed baby Dean into the Household of Christ.
This graceful, low impact practice for exercise, stretching, and stress reduction has a variety of health benefits. In lieu of a class fee, participants donate a can of food for the Open Hands shopping cart.
Woman of the Year Award
Inge Krato (on the right) was presented with this award by the Madison Heights Women's Club for her years of community service. Volunteering at the City Library, in local schools, at St. Patrick's Church, with Women's Club events, and other charitable endeavors such as sewing dresses for little girls in third world countries and knitting scarves for homeless persons, were among her many selfless acts of kindness acknowledged at the Madison Heights Community Roundtable awards ceremony.
Always a fun activity for the children and teens in our Sunday School
Blessing of the Animals
Near the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi, church members and neighbors bring their pets to St. Patrick's. Sond are sung and prayers are said. Then the animals and the humans who care for them are blessed.
The Blessing of a Lifelong Covenant
The Rev. Linda Ferguson officiated at this special service for our beloved members, Randy and Curt.
The Celebration and Blessing of a Marriege
Congratulations to Courtney and Jason.
Room Boxes for Refugees
With household items donated by members of St. Patrick's, we were able to provide "Room Boxes" for a Syrian refugee family who have just begun their new life in one of our neighboring communities.