Monthly Archives: July 2013

June Vestry Meeting Notes

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry, St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, June 18, 2013 Attendees: Mother Leslie, Vicki Barnett, Molly French, Greg Hume, Pat Kennedy, Dean Scribner, Mick Sutter, Laura West Unable to attend: Dan Botticello, Janet Hansen Vicki Barnett opened the meeting with … Continue reading

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It’s a boy!

As the world’s attention turns to the news of a newborn royal king-to-be, I can’t help but think about the newborn king of more than 2,000 years ago whose birth was not heralded by a media storm or even a … Continue reading

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XYZ Lunch: Mementos of a Memorable Family

Join us in the parish hall, Thu., Aug. 1. Our very own Libby Harkins will introduce us to the characters who influenced her rich family heritage, as far back as 1644. Did I mention Clara Barton and the Civil War? And a fascinating White Russian rescue mission … Continue reading

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What Do You Need to Know to Prepare for Hurricanes or Tornados?

Now that hurricane season is upon us (and storms with tornados continue to challenge us), the Diocesan Disaster Preparedness and Response Ministry Team has provided information on actions you can take before, during, and after a hurricane or tornado, to keep you … Continue reading

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Rebeccas Plan New Season

The Rebecca Guild is a St. Michael’s social and service group open to all women in the congregation. Our “season” runs from September through May, and we meet at 1 PM on the last Thursday of the month. Meetings are … Continue reading

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VBS Takes a Trip Around the World!

Two weeks ago, St. Michael’s was transformed into a world’s fair carnival where we welcomed close to 40 campers and teen helpers for our annual Vacation Bible School. The theme was “Everywhere Fun Fair: Where God’s World Comes Together.” The … Continue reading

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Bible Challenge Buddies Reach the Half-way Mark!

The St. Michael’s Bible Challenge Buddies (BCBs) are participating in the Bible Challenge, a year-long, diocesan-wide challenge to read the Bible daily to completion. Daily readings include assignments from the Old Testament, Psalms, and New Testament. Through the past six months, … Continue reading

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An Invitation to Walk the Labyrinth with the Full Moon

We will hold our second moonlit labyrinth walk on Mon., Jul. 22 from 8:00 until 10:00 PM. Use this time for meditation and pilgrimage: releasing burdens as you enter the labyrinth, receiving spiritual blessings as you reach the center, and … Continue reading

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Mission and Outreach Opportunities in July

Eat for AFAC at Lebanese Taverna on July 16 Join AFAC at Lebanese Taverna (Pentagon Row and Westover locations only) on Tue., Jul. 16. Visit AFAC’s webpage to print the flyer to bring with you to show it to your server for … Continue reading

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You Scream, I Scream…

The ever-popular post-Vacation Bible School ice cream social will be held on Fri., Jul. 12 at 8:00 PM. Ice cream will be provided; please bring a topping to share. A prize for the most creative topping will be awarded! The … Continue reading

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