Stella Maris Parish

 

Blessings to You

Welcome to the Stella Maris Parish website serving the Catholic community of Northern Door County!  We are so happy that you have decided to check out our parish this way.  

I hope you are able to find everything that you need here.  If you can not find something that you want, please reach out to me or anyone else on the staff for further assistance.  We are here for you to offer worship opportunities, faith formation, pastoral care, spiritual development and a caring community in Northern Door County within the Catholic tradition. Let us help you to deepen your experience of life and add more meaning and purpose as you search for what makes your life all that it can be with God.

In Christ’s love,
Fr. Thomas Farrell, Pastor


 

UPCOMING EVENTS!

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Breaking News!

FALL WEEKEND MASS SCHEDULE IS NOW IN EFFECT - Our Fall Weekend Mass schedule began on Saturday October 29th and runs through Sunday December 4th. Saturday Masses are celebrated at 4:00 pm in Fish Creek and 6:00 pm in Egg Harbor.  Sunday Masses are celebrated at 8:00 am in Baileys Harbor, 10:00 am in Sister Bay and 2:00 pm on Washington Island.  All are welcome!
 
FALL MASS SCHEDULE ON WASHINGTON ISLAND - Celebration of the Mass is offered Sundays at 2:00 pm at the Trueblood Performing Arts Center (TPAC) located at 870 Main Road.   Please contact Larry or Diane Kahlscheuer at (920)847-2289 or 920-535-0551 with questions or for more information.  Please join us!
 
FALL/WINTER/SPRING DAILY MASS SCHEDULE IS NOW UNDERWAY - Our Fall/Winter/Spring Daily Mass schedule began on Monday October 31st, 2022 and will run through Friday May 19th, 2023. Liturgy of the Word with Communion is celebrated on Monday in Fish Creek.  Holy Mass is celebrated in Jacksonport on Tuesday, Egg Harbor on Wednesday, Sister Bay on Thursday and Baileys Harbor on Friday. All begin at 8:00 am.  Please note these changes and join us!
 
OPEN FOR PRAYER - Are there times when you just feel the need to pray in a holy place - on holy ground? We want to be there for you at these times. We are opening our churches during the day for you to pray - pray the Rosary; read some scripture, open your heart and just be present with Jesus in the tabernacle. To assist with this, our worship site in Baileys Harbor will be open Wednesday thru Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm and our worship site in Sister Bay will be open Thursday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm.
 

COME AND SEE - On Thursday, December 1st, we will be showing the eighth episode of Season 2 of THE CHOSEN, a show about the life of Jesus. Coffee and refreshments begin at 8:45 am, with viewing from 9-10 am at our worship site in Sister Bay. Come see what all the buzz is about with this video series.

BELL RING THIS SEASON! - With holidays comes sounds of Salvation Army bells ringing! Help neighbors in need with your time! DC families and children benefit from ringing proceeds. Enjoy a rewarding experience at one of many locations Nov. 18th – Dec. 24th. Contact Nancy by phone or text (920) 883-7886 or Click Here to email.
 
PACKER TAILGATE PARTY - The Knights of Columbus will be sponsoring a Packer Tailgate party on December 4th at the Sister Bay Bowl in Sister Bay.  Come cheer on the Packers as they take on the Chicago Bears beginning at 10:00am. Cost is $15 at the door and a can of food for the Food Pantry. Join us for food, games and prizes. Chili from the AC Tap. Spin the wheel, silent auction and more.
 
RESPECT LIFE IMPORTANT INFORMATION - The parish Respect Life Committee has recently published important information for Mom's in need.  Click Here to visit their page or Click Here to go directly to the Resource Guide.
 
RECENT STAFF CHANGE - Many of you already know that Linda Cummer has resigned from her position as Faith Formation Director. We thank Linda for her many years of service to the children and youth of our Parish. We wish her well in her retirement years. Due to Linda Cummer’s resignation, we are looking to hire a Faith Formation Director, as a part time position. To apply or for more information, please Click Here to contact Deacon Tony.
 
AN UPCOMING STAFF CHANGE - Pat Daubner (Gureski) is retiring from her position as wedding co-ordinator at the end of the year. We thank Pat for her many years of service to our parish. Pat recently married and looks forward to having more time with family. Due to Pat Daubner’s (Gureski) retirement, we are looking at hiring a Wedding Coordinator. This is a part time position. To apply or for more information, please Click Here to contact Deacon Tony.
 
PARISH ANNUAL REPORT - A full copy of the 2022 Parish Annual Report can be viewed by clicking Here.
 
COVID GUIDELINES - UPDATED
1. Each worship site has a section available for social distancing. Front right half (if facing the altar) in Baileys Harbor and Egg Harbor, outside for Jacksonport, the right wing (opposite the social hall) in Sister Bay, and the north wing at Fish Creek.

2. Masks remain available for those who wish to wear them.
3. Hand sanitizer is available at the main entrances to the church.
4. Parishioners are reminded that the obligation to attend Sunday Mass does not apply to those individuals who are in frail health due to illness or age.
5. "i-Wave" air filtration systems have been installed at all worship sites.

SEEKING A COVID TEST? - Self Covid tests have been made available by the Door County Medical Center.  Feel free to contact the parish office if you are in need of one.

NOT QUITE READY TO RETURN TO MASS? - If you are unable to attend Mass in person, here are some other options:

  • Mass live streamed on the Stella Maris Facebook page from Stella Maris Parish (Baileys Harbor Site) beginning on the first Sunday of Advent at 8:00 am. 
  • On Television Sunday Mass is available via diocesan-wide broadcast on ABC affiliate WBAY at 5:30 am, with Bishop David Ricken at 10:30 am on WFRV Channel 5 or on CW14 at 8:00 am.
  • Radio Mass is available on Relevant Radio, 1050 AM at 9 a.m.
  • On your computer through the internet, daily Mass is live streamed by Relevant Radio Monday-Friday at 12:00 pm CT. To join Click Here
  • Also available on your computer, is a full list of daily events with direct links to Masses, rosary and daily reflections compiled by The Compass - The Official Newspaper of the Green Bay Diocese.  Click Here to view scheduled events. 

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The first option is electronic giving through the WeShare online giving platform.  The process is simple and safe.  For a printable WeShare giver's guide click here to learn how to use the online giving tool.

Once you understand how the process works, simply click on the "Donate Online" icon below to get started. 

 

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OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Friday
8:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
12:30p.m. - 4:30p.m.

Egg Harbor Office
920-868-3241