Monthly Archives: December 2014

St. Michael’s ‘Pilgrimage of the Passions’ Is Coming In January!

Did you know that your hobby, your muse, or your favorite pastime may very well be a spiritual practice? Anything that lights your soul when you focus it on God can be a spiritual discipline. The St. Michael’s Christian Formation … Continue reading

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Turkey Trot 2014: St. Michael’s Helps Those in Need on Thanksgiving Day

An Arlington tradition, the Turkey Trot 5K race starts at 8 AM each Thanksgiving morning in Lyon Park, raising money to help the poor and needy in our community. Since its inception in 2006, the Turkey Trot has donated more than … Continue reading

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Bible Challenge to begin third year!

The Bible Challenge and Beyond group (BCBs) will begin its third year on Fri., Jan. 9, 2015, when we will embark upon a chapter-by-chapter discussion of Cynthia Bourgeault’s book The Wisdom Jesus. The BCBs established in early 2013 as a discussion group … Continue reading

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October Vestry Meeting Minutes

Attendees: Mother Leslie, Dan Botticello, Molly French, Greg Hume, Tad McCall Karen Ruff, Mick Sutter, Alice Thomas, Laura West; Absent: Janet Hansen Molly opened the meeting at 7:35 pm using the wonderful General Thanksgiving found on page 101 in the “Office of … Continue reading

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XYZ Stone Soup

XYZ welcomed St. Michael’s own Evelyn Bence to speak at the December meeting. Evelyn’s newest book, Room at My Table, was just released this fall. After a potluck lunch, Evelyn offered insights about the publishing industry in her talk entitled A Step … Continue reading

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The Ministry of Administration

As Paul wrote in I Corinthians chapter 12, there are many spiritual gifts necessary for the life of the church. One of those raised up in Acts chapter 6 is the administration of the ministries of the church. It is … Continue reading

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September Vestry Meeting Minutes

Attendees: Mother Leslie, Dan Botticello, Molly French, Karen Ruff, Mick Sutter, Alice Thomas, Laura West Absent: Janet Hansen, Greg Hume, Tad McCall Leslie opened the meeting using the St. Francis Prayer as suggested by Karen, who was detained as she … Continue reading

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