Monthly Archives: February 2013

Finding (W)holiness: A Celtic Pilgrimage Through Lent

Join us tomorrow, Wednesday, February 27, on a journey into wholeness and holiness as we embark on a spiritual pilgrimage for Lent. Using Celtic prayers and worship, we will explore our relationship with God and with each other. This week’s … Continue reading

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Calling for chefs and helpers!

On March 12, 2013, we will co-host the Region 3 Lenten Series at St. John’s Church off of Carlin Springs Road.  We need 3-4 chefs to make yummy soups and some volunteers to help set up dinner and clean up … Continue reading

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Want to Know More?

Then head over to St. Michael’s website! Highlights from the web: Mother Leslie’s Lenten Series, Finding (W)holiness, is on Wednesdays in Lent.  Check out the web for more information and great resources. The Region 3 Tuesday Night Lenten Series has returned. Our 2013 … Continue reading

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Vestry Notes for February 2013

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry St. Michael’s Episcopal Church February 19, 2013 Attendees: Vicki Barnett, Dan Botticello, Molly French, Janet Hansen, Greg Hume, Pat Kennedy, Dean Scribner, Mick Sutter, Laura West, Mother Leslie Pat Kennedy opened the meeting with prayers … Continue reading

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Homeless Bagged Meals

One of St. Michael’s lesser-known ministries is the preparation of bagged meals for the homeless men of Arlington.  The photos below show the volunteers who support this ministry busily at work. Headed by Andy and Amy Botticello and David Donaldson, … Continue reading

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Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

The Youth Group sponsored our annual Shrove Tuesday pancake supper on February 12 in the Guild Hall. Mardi Gras was duly celebrated as parishioners feasted on pancakes and sausages. The festivities were complete with beads, masks, and a King Cake! Many … Continue reading

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Rebecca Guild News

The Rebeccas and guests enjoyed a watercolor class with Mother Leslie on February 21. There will be no Rebecca Guild meeting in March; instead, we will have two meetings in April. The first is a joint meeting with the Lydia Guild on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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ASPAN Collection

  In December St. Michael’s collected new socks for A-SPAN and Doorways. Socks (and warm, dry feet) really do make a difference when one is on the street. In January and February St. Michael’s continued collecting new undergarments and travel-sized toiletries as well … Continue reading

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February Outreach Envelope Collection

Our Outreach Envelope offerings for the month of February will go to ChildFund International (formerly Christian Children’s Fund). Your donations will go toward sponsorship for our five children: Wilhelmina from Indonesia; Melvin from Honduras; Alonte from Mississippi; Mailyn from the Philippines; … Continue reading

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BCB Meetups Beginning!

Ever wanted to gain more experience with the Bible, but didn’t know how in the world to begin? Join the Bible Challenge, developed by the Center for Biblical Studies (http://thecenterforbiblicalstudies.org/) and supported by the Diocese of Virginia (http://www.thediocese.net/BibleChallenge/)! The Bible Challenge’s … Continue reading

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