St. Paul of Tarsus Catholic Church
41300 Romeo Plank Road
Clinton Township, MI 48038
(586) 228-1210 Fax (586) 228-8935


Christian Service



St. Vincent DePaul Patron Saint of Charitable work


Christian Service Commission Mission Statement:

The Christian Service Commission exists as a model and resource of Catholic Social Teaching to enable the entire parish of St. Paul of Tarsus to put the social teaching of the Church into action. 

The Commission empowers the members of the parish to fulfill the Church's mission of love of neighbor, justice, freedom, and peace by responding, in an organized way, to societal and individual needs.

We become the active hands and feet of Jesus by being Christ to others. 
Christian Service Groups and contact information: 

Christian Service Coordinator: Deacon Marc Rybinski

Men’s Group:  Ken Dombrowski   email–

Men’s Faith Sharing:  Steve Hull  email–

Women of Faith:  Carmen Norkiewicz email–

Women’s Faith Sharing:  Celeste Triner  email

Health Ministry (Parish Nurses):  Terri McCarthy email–

Sandwich Saturday:  Sue Rybinski

Pro-Life Group:  James Kaza email–

Prayer Shawl:  Toni Lynn Minnella  email–

Pantry:  Darlene Siefert  dseifert@stpauloftarsus,com (also see their link on the home page)

Knight’s of Columbus:  please see their link on the home page

Other Christian Service type ministries here at St. Paul of Tarsus:  Funeral Wake Services, Communion to the Sick and Homebound, Coffee and Donuts, Holy Dusters, Rosary at American House, and Communion to Clinton-Aire.

If you are interested in one or more of these ministries or even in starting a new one, please give Deacon Marc a call  at (586)228-1210x113 or  an email to


The Christian Service Commission has the following Representatives:

  • Denny Kubczak for the Men’s Group

Steve Hull for Men’s Faith Sharing

Celeste Triner for the Women of Faith and Women’s Faith Sharing

Sue Rybinski for Sandwich Saturday (Commission Chairperson)

Bob Tripolsky for the Pantry

Tom Gray for the Knights of Columbus

Guy Infante as a member at large

(Insert your name here!)

Deacon Marc Rybinski as your Christian Service Coordinator

The following groups do not have a rep on the commission but remain in contact with the coordinator:

Parish Nurses-Health Ministry

Pro-Life Group

Prayer Shawl Group

We are always open to having new Christian Service ministries here at St. Paul of Tarsus.  If you have an idea for one or would like to become a part of the Christian Service Commission, please let me know!


In His love and through His service. We become the hands and feet of Jesus.

Your brother-in-Christ,

Deacon Marc


Christian Service Links:


Archdiocese of Detroit Christian Service-

Central Macomb Vicariate Christian Service programs


USCCB Catholic Social Teaching-




Legislative Advocacy-


Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan-


Life Issues-