Welcome to St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church

A Parish of the Diocese of Gaylord

1025 S. Union Street

Traverse City, MI 49684

(231) 947-4620

Fax# - (231)947-4693

Office Hours

We are in our new location at the Church!

Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed from 12:00 - 1:00 pm for Lunch

Thank you for honoring that break!

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We, the members of Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, united through Baptism, nourished by the Eucharist,

and inspired by the Holy Spirit, will live the Gospel message

of love and service.

COVID-19 Update - August 26, 2021

To help reduce exposure to COVID-19,

the Diocese of Gaylord strongly recommends

that all parishioners and visitors,

regardless of vaccination status,

wear a mask in diocesan & parish offices, during Masses, and indoor public gatherings. 

In addition and if possible, establish an area where social distancing may be observed.  Here at St. Francis, our new Parish Hall will be open and available to allow for social distancing when desired.


Monday - Friday at 8:15 am
Wednesday at 5:15 pm
Saturday at 4:00 pm
Sunday at 9:00 am,11:00 am & 1:00 pm

Click Here  for Mass options in this area

Individual Confession Times
Wednesday - 7:00 - 8:00pm
Friday - 12:00Noon - 1:00pm
Saturday - 2:30 - 3:30pm

For local Mass Times - https://catholicmasstime.org/

Pastoral Message from

Bishop Hurley - 

'The light shines in the darkness'


to read this letter to the people of the Diocese of Gaylord

Live Streamed Masses*

Weekday 8:15am Mass

& Sunday Masses at 9:00am & 11:00am

*note that masses remain on each site for 48 hours

Make a Spiritual Communion - Click Here

Click on the icon to watch Mass
on our Facebook page!

Facebook can notify you when

the Parish is Live!

Click on the three dots in the upper right hand corner of a live post and  then

"Turn on Live Notifications"

Click on the icon to watch Mass on our YouTube channel
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Click the Priest/Deacon name below
for their Homily from
Sept 18/19, 2021

  Fr. Don Geyman      
Fr. Innocent Zambua 
Deacon Jim Krupka


Upcoming Events


Go to our NEW

Health Ministry page...

Click Here

Funeral Luncheon Team

help needed - 

Click Here for info

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to the best Catholic Content

- Video, audio, ebooks, &more

Click on pic to sign up for FORMED.

FORMED has updated their program offerings - take a look.

Adore Our Eucharistic Lord

St. Francis offers 24 hour Eucharist adoration in a dedicated chapel. If you are interest in becoming a regular adorer or substitute,

please visit the chapel website by clicking on the button below or  email: stfrancischapeltc@gmail.com.

Pray For Priests


Click the Faith and Family logo above for more information and to sign up for this free weekly e-newsletter resource!


Building Project

We have received  occupancy for our beautiful new space.  If you've been unable to see it yourself, please join Fr. Don on this virtual tour:



As you'll notice, there are still numerous ways you can help us fill the new building.  We'll be looking to furnish the parish hall, kitchen, and chapel soon!


Paypal or Debit/Credit Donation!

Click donate, then type Note - Building Fund


Make checks payable to 

St. Francis Building Fund and drop at the Parish Office or in the Sunday Collection.


For information on our Catholic School System, click on the logo.

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Rachel's Vineyard is a safe place to renew, rebuild and redeem hearts broken by abortion.  Please click the image above for information about their retreats.

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Now called


For information, click on the image.

For more information on Natural Family Planning from the usccb, please click on the photo above.