Altar Linen Cleaning

Volunteers take care of linens used at the Masses. One initial training session is required.

That Man Is You! (TMIY)

Thursdays, 6:00AM-7:30AM in the Holy Family Center That Man Is You is a men’s ministry organization dedicated to serving the…

Blood Drive

Coordinated by Michigan Blood & Knights of Columbus Our Lady of Consolation schedules a blood drive 3 times per year…

Boy Scouts

Youth Program with the goal of training youth in responsible citizenship, character development, and self-reliance through participation in a wide…

Bulletin

Don’t miss your pastor’s remarks or opportunities for fellowship, faith formation, Christian service or prayer. The parish bulletin is brought…

Diocese of Grand Rapids

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Grand Rapids was established on May 19, 1882. Today, led by Most Reverend David J….

Eucharistic Adoration

Adoration at Our Lady of Consolation is 24/7. There are occasions when we do repose the Blessed Sacrament because of…

Friday Morning Women’s Bible Study

The OLC Friday Morning Women’s Bible Study is open to all ladies of the parish and their friends.  Our purpose…

Ministry Led Parish Hospitality (Coffee & Donuts)

Time of fellowship is available after the 9 and 11 AM Masses. Servers prepare, serve, and clean up. Able to…

MyParishApp

The MyParish App is a mobile app that you can download on your phone, whether you have the Android or…

Nourish for Caregivers Support Group

This group meets on the last Monday of every month at 6:30pm in the Elizabeth Ann Seton Room. Please contact…

USCCB

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is an assembly of the hierarchy of bishops who jointly exercise pastoral functions…

Altar Servers

Altar servers assist the priest during the sacred liturgy. Servers must have completed the 4th grade and complete a training…

Building Maintenance

This team of volunteers works under the direction of the Business Manager to maintain the interior property. Individuals who enjoy…

Consolata Guild

The Consolata Guild was formed in 1965 to help and support the mission of evangelization of the Consolata Missionary Sisters….

Finance Council

The Finance Council members bring their expertise into the service of parish property and managing revenues to review finances, formulate…

Knit One, Pray Too!

This ministry is for anyone who would like to come together as a group to knit prayer shawls for families…

Parish Hospitality

This generous committee provides food and gracious service for parish-wide and committee events.

Art & Environment

Interior designers, seamstresses, artists, architects and those who enjoy decorating, plan and prepare the worship space and surrounding areas of…

“Circle of Caring” – Bereavement Ministry

This ministry supports those in our parish who have experienced the death of a loved one. The Church calls each…

Cursillo

If you want an opportunity to live on holy ground for 3 days, experience true Christian Community, and learn more…

Men’s Basketball

Men get together and play basketball

Music Ministry

Director: Mary HarkemaIf you are interested in any of our Music Ministries, we encourage you to fill out the Interest Form….

Our Lady of Consolation Education Foundation Board

Please click here to learn more about the OLC Education Foundation!

Prayer Line (Special Intentions)

Submit your prayer requests in our “Book of Intentions” in the commons or by contacting the ministry leadership. Please contact…

Welcome Committee

This committee is responsible for making connections to new parishioners and provides opportunities and education to existing members. If interested…

Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion

Time Commitment: 6 hours annually Assist with the distribution of the Body and Blood of Christ. Volunteers must be at least…

Feeding Your Neighbors

Jesus said,”I was hungry and you fed Me.” Are you following Christ’s call to feed the hungry? “Feeding your neighbor”…

Knights of Columbus

Knights of Columbus Council #7761 is a fraternal benefit society, founded under the principles of charity, unity and fraternity. Assistance…

Our Lady of Consolation School Board

The purpose of the School Board is to serve as a consultative body that assists the Principle and Pastor in…

Parish Library

The Parish Library provides materials that are consistent with the Catechism of the Catholic Church to help expand our knowledge…

Grounds Maintenance

This team of volunteers works under the direction of the Facilities Manager to maintain the exterior property. Individuals who enjoy…

Pastoral Council

The Parish Council advises the pastor of the spiritual needs, concerns, gifts and resources of the parish and develops a…

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of Columbus

Our mission and purpose is to serve God, our parish, and community in the following ways: To participate in charitable…

Women of Our Lady

Tuesdays, 8:45AM-10:00AM & 8:00PM-9:15PM at Kateri Lodge A study group for all ladies called Blessed Is She. Monthly special events…

Haiti Connection

The OLC/Haiti Connection strives to be the hands and feet of Christ in Haiti, the poorest country in our hemisphere….

Lector

Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Click here for the Powerpoint or here for the PDF version. Ministry scheduler is…

North Kent Connect

Access/North Kent Connect is a non-profit organization that seeks to help families in crisis or emergency situations by supplying food,…

Stewardship Council

The Stewardship council advises the pastor regarding ministry and sacrificial giving. Stewardship Council is an advisory council to the Pastor….

Lazarus Ministry

The Lazarus Ministry provides families with an opportunity to gather with friends and family after a funeral Mass. This ministry…

Sacristans

The Sacristan is responsible for the preparation for Masses and other Liturgies. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old….

Website Support

Our website is being continuously updated to reflect current events. We welcome additional content, comments and suggestions.

Medical Equipment Closet

The medical equipment closet is intended for Our Lady parishioners who are in need of medical items such as walkers,…

Spiritual Care Ministry/ Communion Visitation

This ministry provides visits to those parishioners that are either homebound or unable to attend Mass due to illness but…

Our Lady Giving Tree

Take a tag from the Giving Tree in the Church Commons and purchase a needed item for local and Grand…

Ushers

Welcomes and greets people as they gather. Ushers are responsible for the specific needs of the faith community before, during,…

OLC Take Them A Meal

We support women and their families by providing meals during time of illness or crisis, after the birth of a…

Priest Dinners

Help to support the good works our priests do on a daily basis by providing them with a dinner. Often…

Parish Health Ministry

The nurses of Our Lady of Consolation Parish, believe we are to use our gifts of healing as a sign…

Respect Life

The Respect Life Ministry comes together to tackle the abuses of abortion, infanticide, and euthanasia in our city, country, and…

SCRIP

Raise money by shopping with gift cards for everyday purchase like food, clothing and entertainment. Each scrip gift card purchase…

Teens on a Mission

Teens on a Mission is a week-long summer service opportunity open to high school youth and their chaperones. This program…

Volunteer Cleaning Crew

Volunteer Cleaning Crew is comprised of volunteer ladies and men who spend 1 or more hours per week cleaning areas…