Monthly Archives: May 2013

Calling all graduates!

In June, we’d like to feature students who are graduating this year (from high school, college or graduate school). If that applies to you or someone in your family, please contact The Guardian staff at guardian@stmichaelsarlington. org and we’ll let you know what … Continue reading

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Rebecca Guild Visits Iona

For the last meeting of the 2012-2013 season, the Rebecca Guild “visited” Iona, an island off the Scottish coast. Mother Leslie was our guide for the trip to the spiritual retreat where she spent part of her sabbatical in 2008. Our … Continue reading

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XYZ Lunch: An Archivist? Who Needs It?

XYZ will meet Thu., Jun. 6, at 12 PM for punch and nibbles. Following a potluck lunch served at 12:30 PM, St. Michael’s very own Cathey Dugan, archivist for the Senate budget committee, will speak about the history of archiving in … Continue reading

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June Basket Collection for AFAC

The basket collection for June will be for the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC). Community demand at AFAC continues to be quite high. AFAC currently distributes groceries each week to over 1,600 families. Nearly 40% of the people served are children. There … Continue reading

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Yes! There is Room at the Inn: A light, humorous take on heaven from Maria Abbott

Name of accommodations: “Sunrise Sunset Suites” (the final hotel) Location: Way way up above the clouds the moon, sun and all the planets Rating: five stars plus How to get there: A limousine driven by an angel will pick you up anywhere on earth … Continue reading

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Love Letters

During my recuperation from surgery, my dog Astro and I waited impatiently for the same event: the delivery of the mail. Astro waited because the mail carrier is his nemesis, and Astro must bark and bark and bark when the … Continue reading

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Mission & Outreach Schedule for the Remainder of 2013

May Envelope: The Reading Connection Basket: White t-shirts & socks for US Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA) nursing home   June Envelope: Tim and Elizabeth Schandorff, serving with Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) in Haiti Basket: Non-perishable food for Arlington Food … Continue reading

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April Vestry Meeting Notes

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry, April 16, 2013 Attendees: Vicki Barnett, Molly French, Janet Hansen, Pat Kennedy, Dean Scribner, Mick Sutter, Laura West Unable to attend: Dan Botticello, Greg Hume, Mother Leslie Janet Hansen opened the meeting with prayers at 7:30 … Continue reading

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It’s time to think “decorations for VBS!”

VBS is looking for the following items for Everywhere Fun Fair. If you can donate any of these items, please bring them by the church office, leave them at the back of the church, or place them in the downstairs … Continue reading

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