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Sunday Sermon Easter 4, April 22, 2018

Acts 4:5-12 1 John 3:16-24 John 10:11-18 Psalm 23 Edgy Shepherds I want to start this morning by sharing a story with you that comes from Father Gregory Boyle, who runs Homeboy and Homegirl ministries in Los Angeles, for individuals … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon Lent 4, March 11, 2018

Numbers 21:4-9 Ephesians 2:1-10 John 3:14-21 Psalm 107:1-3, 17-22 Bronze Snakes, and Other Favorite Idols Forgive me, I’m going to go through our lessons a bit more methodically than normal – they’re just too weird not to! This morning we have … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon Advent 4, December 24, 2017

2 Samuel 7:1-11, 16 Romans 16:25-27 Luke 1:26-38 Canticle 3 or Canticle 15 or Psalm 89:1-4, 19-26 Mary’s Hopefulness Today is Mary’s day. It is our brief and all-to-short glimpse into the life of the mother of Jesus. Interestingly, most … Continue reading

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October Vestry Meeting Notes

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Upper Classroom October 18, 2016 Attendees: Tad McCall, Karen Ruff, Alice Thomas, Mary Cushing, Julia Carter, Dwight Denson, Cathey Dugan, Dan Plafcan, and Tom Sheldon Not Present: Not applicable. Actions Taken: … Continue reading

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August Vestry Meeting Minutes

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Upper Classroom, August 16, 2016 Attendees: Mother Leslie, Alice Thomas, Mary Cushing, Julia Carter, Dwight Denson, Cathey Dugan, Dan Plafcan, Tad McCall, Karen Ruff, and Tom Sheldon Not Present: Not applicable. Actions … Continue reading

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February Mission & Outreach Collections

Our outreach envelope collection for February will go to ChildFund International. Your donations help sponsor our five children: Nicolas in Ecuador, Wilhelmina in Indonesia, Dery in Honduras, Mailyn in the Philippines, and Gabriel in Brazil. Throughout the year, St. Michael’s receives letters, pictures and … Continue reading

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December Vestry Meeting Minutes

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry December 15, 2015 Attendees: Mother Leslie, Dwight Denson, Cathey Dugan, Molly French, Tad McCall, Sandra Phaup, Karen Ruff, Tom Sheldon, Alice Thomas; Absent: Dan Botticello  Actions Taken Vestry approved Minutes from our November meeting. Vestry approved … Continue reading

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November Vestry Meeting Minutes

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Upper Classroom, November 17, 2015 Attendees: Mother Leslie, Dan Botticello, Molly French, Tad McCall, Sandra Phaup, Karen Ruff, Alice Thomas; Absent: Dwight Denson, Cathey Dugan, Tom Sheldon Actions Taken Vestry approved Minutes from … Continue reading

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The Rose-colored Candle

Three purple and one rose-colored candles are my favorite decorations this time of year. Each week a new candle is lit on Sunday as we await the coming again of Jesus. Many believe the rose candle is the final candle, … Continue reading

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October Vestry Meeting Minutes

Monthly Meeting of the Vestry St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Upper Classroom, October 21, 2015 Attendees: Mother Leslie, Dan Botticello, Dwight Denson, Cathey Dugan, Molly French, Tad McCall, Sandra Phaup, Karen Ruff, Tom Sheldon, Alice Thomas Actions Taken Vestry approved Minutes from … Continue reading

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