Celebrating over 70 years as a nurturing spiritual community in Christ Jesus, from which we go forth and serve God by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Statement from The Rt. Rev. Shannon S. Johnston, The Rt. Rev. Susan E. Goff and The Rt. Rev. Edwin F. Gulick
Virginia Bishops on Charlottesville: What We Saw, What You Can Do
"It’s hard to imagine a time when the Church is more needed in the public square. It’s hard to imagine a time when our need would be greater for God to take our broken hearts and break them open for wise, loving and faithful witness in Christ’s name."
Please Register by Aug. 31 Parish Weekend at Shrine Mont The St. Michael’s Parish Weekend at Shrine Mont is scheduled for Sep. 15-17. Located in Orkney Springs, VA, Shrine Mont has become for generations of Virginia Episcopalians a wonderful place to relax and refresh both the body and spirit. Click here to learn more about Shrine Mont. Click to see a photo gallery of a recent parish weekend at Shrine Mont.
A Parish in Transition As St. Michael's conducts a thorough and prayerful search for a new rector, we are blessed to have the Rev. Canon Rosemari Sullivan as our Interim Rector.
On Aug. 6, Search Committee Chair Mick Sutter provided an update on the search process during Sunday services. Click here to read his update on ourSearch page, which has the latest communications from the Search Committee, as well as contact information.
This Sunday at St. Michael's 8:00 AM Holy Eucharist II 10:00 AMHoly Eucharist II
Volunteers needed on Sep. 1 for A-SPAN Dinner Service
Save The Date: Sep. 24 A-SPAN Walk for the Homeless Join us for a short walk to end homelessness after the 10 am service on Sun., Sept. 24 and contribute to A-SPAN. Adults will be asked to contribute $20 per person, and the Mission and Outreach funds will be used to cover children at $10 per person. Encourage your friends and neighbors to join us that day.
Outreach Opportunities Outreach Envelope: In Aug. our contributions will support the worldwide activities of Episcopal Relief and Development (such as the ERD clean water iniative, picture above). Outreach Basket: Toiletries Collection: We are now collecting travel sized toiletries for A-SPAN. This will be an ongoing collection so please save toiletries from your travels and place them in the basket in the back of the church. Thank you.
Coming Up Sep. 1: Two volunteers still urgently needed for A-SPAN Shelter Dinner Service, from 5:30-7:30 PM. Click to sign up Sep. 15-17: Parish weekend at Shrine Mont. Register by Aug. 31:click here to register Sep. 24: A-SPAN Walk for the Homeless
MFIF Update We are heartened by the wonderful financial response as our MFIF and MFIF Final Phase campaigns draw to a close.
Thanks for Your Support This year we are being called to live generously during a major transition in the life of our parish.Your generosity, in response to the abundance in your life, will fund the mission and ministry of St. Michael’s.