Faith in Action

Putting mission into action in the Archdiocese of Detroit

Immaculate Conception, Archbishop Vigneron’s boyhood parish, gets new roof, repairs through Changing Lives Together

Bill Blaul Special to The Michigan Catholic Anchorville — The first Catholic church building in Anchorville, a wood frame structure, burned to the ground in 1917. Less than a year later, parishioners at Immaculate Conception Parish built a brick church, which is now receiving a new roof and other repairs funded through a successful Changing…

‘Eliminating every excuse’: Parish signs up 1,000 for Alpha course

Nick Pizana | Special to The Michigan Catholic Plymouth — Navigating through one’s own spiritual journey can be a tough undertaking, and while many might go through the motions of a typical Catholic experience, completing the sacraments, attending Mass, some people still struggle to maintain a deeper connection with Christ. It was a problem recognized by…

Macomb County parish starts, sustains prayer ministry through Changing Lives Together

Bill Blaul Special to The Michigan Catholic Washington Township — As the Changing Lives Together initiative at SS. John and Paul Parish brings the Washington Township parish closer to building a new parish center, the campaign has also been the catalyst for starting a parish prayer ministry now involving hundreds of the faithful. “Before we…