Monthly Archives: April 2013

Use Your E-savvy to Help the National Cathedral!

Since 2006, the National Trust for Historic Preservation has teamed with American Express to award preservation grants through the Partnership in Preservation program. The grants are provided in annual cycles, each year focusing on a different part of the country. … Continue reading

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Taste and See that the Lord is Good. – Psalm 34:8

Who knew applesauce could taste so good? I sure didn’t. This morning I ate breakfast for the first time since my surgery–two tablespoons of applesauce. It was delicious! My first meal was 2 tablespoons of guacamole, and the spice was … Continue reading

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All are invited to this Wednesday’s Book Group Meeting

The Wednesday book group will be meeting this week to discuss The Madonnas of Leningrad by Debra Dean. Bring your lunch, if you’d like, and join the lively conversation at noon in the library. May’s discussion of Room by Emma … Continue reading

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Staying in Touch with Diocesan Events

Ever wanted to know what’s going on in the Diocese? Check out the e-Communique! The e-Communique newsletter is a weekly update from the Diocese with important announcements, news, and other pertinent information. The Diocese also uses the e-Communique listserv to … Continue reading

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Vacation Bible School 2013

St. Michael’s is gearing up for summer fun! Our Vacation Bible School (VBS) theme is “Everywhere Fun Fair.” We need lots of volunteers for both planning and implementation. Many hands make light work! Dates for VBS are July 8-12, 2013. … Continue reading

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Children’s Chapel and Sunday School

The end of the school year is quickly approaching! Sunday School will run through May. Chapel will continue through June. Please check the bulletin boards in the downstairs hallway for Chapel and Sunday School updates, or contact Melanie Monahan at … Continue reading

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May Basket Collection to Benefit Veterans

During May, in honor of Memorial Day, we will collect new white tee shirts and white socks for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) nursing home in Washington, DC. Donations can be placed at the back of the church. … Continue reading

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Haiti Missionary Update from the Schandorff Family

St. Michael’s supports the ministry of Tim and Elizabeth Schandorff, serving with Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) in Haiti. MAF provides small-aircraft support to mission agencies and other non-governmental organizations (NGOs) serving the Haitian people. The Schandorffs have sent the following … Continue reading

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All manner of things shall be well

It is my great joy to write you to say that all manner of things are well.  My surgery was first thing on Monday morning.  It took a little longer than expected, but the surgeon was very pleased.  Inova Fair … Continue reading

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March Vestry Meeting Highlights

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry March 19, 2013 Attendees: Vicki Barnett, Dan Botticello, Molly French, Greg Hume, Pat Kennedy, Dean Scribner, Mick Sutter, Mother Leslie Not in attendance: Janet Hansen, Laura West Also attending: Helen Hines, Treasurer Mick Sutter opened … Continue reading

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