Category Archives: Parish Activities

Care of Creation: Viewing of Time to Choose

Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment (ACE) are sponsoring a viewing of a new documentary about climate change. It is sure to be thought-provoking. When: Wednesday, July 27, at 7:30PM Where: Courthouse Plaza 8 movie theater in Courthouse (2150 Clarendon Blvd., … Continue reading

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‘The Game of Life versus the the Game of Life’ by Maria Abbott

There are certain similarities between the game of Bridge and the game of Life. Here are some thoughts for us to contemplate: Bridge:           52 cards in one deck of Bridge cards…. Life:                52 weeks in one year of our Lives … Continue reading

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XYZ Welcomes David Donaldson

St. Michael’s talented organist and choirmaster, David Donaldson, gave an interesting and informative presentation about crosses at XYZ’s February meeting. Jane Cook, our program planner, had noticed that the crosses David wears at the services always seem to be appropriate … Continue reading

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Lenten Quiet Morning on Sat., Feb. 21

St. Michael’s tradition of a Quiet Morning returns on Sat., Feb. 21, from 9 AM-12 PM, to provide an opportunity for spiritual reflection and growth at the start of Lent. Participants are invited to attend for as much or as … Continue reading

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Tickets available for Oktoberfest, Feb. 7 at 7 pm

Join us on Sat., Feb. 7 at 7 PM for an evening of fun with brats, beverages, munchies and trivia in the parish hall. Invite your friends and form a team! Tickets ($10 per person) are being sold during both … Continue reading

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Getting to Know Fellow Parishioners

Dinner Circles are a way for parishioners of St. Michael’s to get to know each other better by enjoying a meal and conversation in one another’s homes. Circles are six to eight people–generally from four to six households. Each household hosts … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest in February Quiz Night

Join us on Sat., Feb. 7 at 7 PM for an evening of fun with brats, beverages, munchies and trivia in the parish hall. Invite your friends and form a team! Tickets ($10 per person) are being sold during both … Continue reading

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A Festive Festival

The Harvest Festival met our expectations for a day of fun and camaraderie! Parishioners and visitors alike gathered on Sat., Nov. 1 to enjoy an array of activities. Here are some highlights: The Parish Hall was transformed into the Archangel Café, … Continue reading

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Harvest Festival this Sat., Nov. 1, 10 AM – 2 PM

The time is finally here! There are just a few more days to go through the attic, the basement, or the garage to find any “smaller than a breadbox” home goods in good, working condition for the Home Again sale! If … Continue reading

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Quiet Day Reflection

Quiet Day: Three straight hours. We’ve all had them. When you think of three-hour chunks of your life, you may recognize that most of them involve waiting — for the movie, for the traffic, for the end of the book. … Continue reading

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