Marriage Matters Jackson – Fall Event

MMJ fall 2017 event

Confirmation Date announced!

Confirmation 16-17 logo


Confirmation 16-17 logo

We have a date for Confirmation!  Our regional Confirmation will be celebrated by Bishop Boyea at Our Lady of Fatima Parish (913 Napoleon Rd, Michigan Center, MI 49254), Sunday, October 15, at 2:00pm.
There will be a final meeting for all Confirmation candidates, sponsors, & parents at St. John on Sunday, October 8, at 2:00pm.
PLEASE be aware of the locations:  
final meeting/practice is at St. John on October 8
Confirmation is at Our Lady of Fatima on October 15
For more information see the Confirmation Letter linked here.  If you have any questions, feel free to contact myself, Todd Gale (, or Clare Kolenda ( any time!
We are very excited to celebrate this amazing sacrament with you.  In the mean time, see you at Mass!

Marriage Matters Jackson – summer workshops

MMJ  summer series

July Baptism Class – Date Change

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Preparation Class

Date Change


Our regular Baptism Preparation Class takes place on the first Sunday of the month; however, due to the Independence Day holiday, July’s class has been rescheduled to the second week.  Therefore, Baptism class offered will be offered on Sunday, July 9, in St. John’s church, following the noon Mass.  This is open to any and all parishioners to attend and we invite you to participate!  Come and learn more about this beautiful sacrament, what it calls us to, and how we live it out daily – come be a witness to these young families about what your Baptism has meant to your life!

A preparation class is mandatory for families planning to have a child Baptized at St. John.  No reservation is needed to attend; come to Mass and stay for class!   Prior to attending this meeting you must visit (parish code: 0766a8), view the Baptism Trinity“Reborn” series, and complete the participant guides.

If you have any questions, please contact Angel at the parish office ( or 784-0553).


May Baptism class: cancelled

Baptism TrinityOur regularly scheduled monthly Baptism class for May has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflicts.  If you are interested in attending a preparation class in the month of May, please contact the parish office or Angel Koerkel to schedule an appointment.  We apologize for any