St. Joseph Church & School

Offering Hope to the Lost

“We, the parishioners of St. Joseph’s Pewamo, believe in working together because together we can accomplish more.  We strive to be a loving, caring parish, building on our strength of family values.  We desire to be a good example to others, with our lives grounded in the values and truths of our Catholic Faith Guided by the wisdom of the Holy Spirit and empowered by our love for the Lord and one another, we reach out to others in Christian love.”

~ Parish Mission Statement


“Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.”
~1 Thessalonians 5:16-18


“All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be competent, equipped for every good work.”
~2 Timothy 3:16-17


“In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’ ”
~Acts 20:35

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Latest News & Events

Updated Guidelines from Diocese

Updated Guidelines from the Diocese of Grand Rapids-*Masks are no longer required during liturgical worship*Seating will no longer be every ...
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Vacation Bible School

This year we will be celebrating the Year of St. Joseph and learning more about him.  July 14th, July 21st, ...
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Employment Opportunity

Positive Solutions Informed Choices (PSIC) has an opening for the Executive Director and Director of Client Services. The ideal candidate ...
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Pope Francis Dismisses Retired Priest William Langlois from Clerical State

Pope Francis has dismissed retired priest, William Langlois from the clerical state. The dismissal includes a dispensation from all obligations ...
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Year of St. Joseph

St. Joseph: Protector of Workers On May 1, St. Joseph Parish hosted a presentation on St. Joseph the Worker, including ...
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Pastoral Council Member Nomination

Description of Nomination & Selection Process: Step 1: Nominations are submitted by parishioners and staff.Step 2: Nominees are reviewed by ...
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Speaker Event: Jennifer Patrick

St. Joseph is the loving foster father of Jesus. During the month of June we honor all fathers; biological, adoptive, ...
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Speaker Event: Dave & Nicole Doppel

One of the charisms St. Joseph is known for is the Spouse of the Mother of God.  Our faith is ...
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Theology of the Body Retreat

Hosted byTheology of the Body Institute, the TOB Virtual Conference April 30-May 2 will feature dozens of prominent speakers and artists  — showing how ...
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Franciscan At Home Adult Learning

The Diocese of Grand Rapids has partnered with the Catechetical Institute to receive authentically Catholic resources that help to form ...
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