Welcome to Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish

We are a Catholic community of welcome and warmth sharing growth as we seek to develop as disciples of Jesus using the four pillars of Christian discipleship: Community, Message, Worship, and Service.

  1. Community - Created for and called to spreading God's love and mercy throughout parish family and surrounding community through spiritual and social opportunities,

  2. Message - Sharing the Good News of God's Love, mercy and redemption to all through Faith Adult, Faith Youth Ministry, Faith Children, and Sacramental Preparation,

  3. Worship - Gathering to gratefully share prayer as we participate in the Liturgy of the Word and Liturgy of the Eucharist,

  4. Christian Service - Using the gifts God has entrusted to us to serve God by helping those in need.

MACC Loons Outing

August 12, 7:05pm

Step up to the plate and join your fellow MACC parishioners as the Great Lakes Loons take on the Peoria Chiefs. The MACC choir will sing the National Anthem.

Tickets are $25, and include reserved seating in the Northern Lights Pavillion along with a buffet.

Sign up in the gathering space, or by contacting the parish office.

Feast of the Assumption

August 15, 2022

The MACC Celebration of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary will be celebrated here on Monday, August 15 with Mass at 7:00pm. Come join fellow MACC parishioners following Mass for an ice cream social in the Holy Grounds area. Ice cream and cookies for everyone to come and share, spiced with lots of conversation and ongoing August festing of our feast day here at Assumption.

Anniversary and Retirement Open House for Fr. Joe

Please join us as we celebrate Fr. Joe with an Open House from 12–3pm on August 21.

Fr. Joe will be celebrating his 40th Anniversary of Ordination. We would also like to celebrate with him as he retires.

All are welcome; more details to come.

Bonfire and cookout

All Children’s Faith Formation and Youth Ministry families to join us at a bonfire and cookout on Tuesday, August 26 at 8pm.

There will be games, food, and s’mores!

Save the date

Mark your calendars for September 11 to attend the Parish Picnic and welcome Fr. Adam Maher, our new Sacramental Minister.

More information coming soon.

Catechists Needed

We are in need of catechists for Pre-K, Kindergarten, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade and 5th grade classes. We meet right after Sunday Mass until 12:00pm.

Please consider joining our team and you will be provided with the lessons and books needed to teach faith formation classes. They are easy to follow scripted page by page lessons.

You will have fun including art, music, videos, and discussion from a child’s point of view. We will be having a family event monthly, that you will not have to prepare for.

Be prepared to smile and laugh with our littles as you begin a rewarding adventure as a catechist. Without you, we will be unable to offer age appropriate grade level faith formation classes.

Please consider your calling as a catechist. We look forward to working with you!

For more information, contact Amy Wilkins, Children’s Faith Formation Coordinator.

Synod 2023

Led by the Holy Spirit

The Diocese of Saginaw has completed compilation of its report for the Synod, and it is now available for you to read.

The Parish Summary Report is also available.

2021 Christ's Mission Appeal

Christ’s Mission Appeal is upon us. This appeal is the primary way for all Catholics in the region to support the ministries of the Diocese of Saginaw.

Learn more about this year's appeal by viewing the video below.

No Phishing!

A few parishioners have reported again getting email asking for gift cards. The messages appear to come from Father Joe.

These messages are not genuine—do not respond!

If you have any questions, call the parish offices using the phone number published on this site and not from the message itself.

Please be vigilant!

More Events

Be sure to check the Community Christian Service and Faith Formation pages for additional happenings at the parish and in the community.

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July 30–31 2022

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“You shall love the Lord your God, with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind. And you shall love your neighbor as yourself." (Matthew 22:37-39)

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