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Worship & Music

Las Posadas

Las Posadas will take place on Friday, December 19, beginning at 7:00 pm. Las Posadas (the Spanish word “posada” means inn, lodging or shelter) dates from the 16th century, when a Spanish missionary described [...]Read More »

Longest Night Service

This year, we’re partnering with St. David of Wales for our annual Longest Night Service on Saturday, December 20, at 6:00 pm. We hold this service each year to recognize the fact that the holidays [...]Read More »

Christmas & Other December Services

We welcome you to St. Michael’s for this most holy and joyous season! Please see below for our schedule for the second half of December, including several options for worshiping with us on Christmas [...]Read More »

Taizé Prayer Service

Taizé-stained-glass1All are welcome at our next Taizé Prayer Service on Monday, January 12, at 7:00 pm in the Nativity Hall. Taizé Prayers offers a quiet, reflective time throughout the year. Each second Monday of [...]Read More »

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Christian Formation

Advent Forums

We hope you’ll join us for a series of Sunday morning Forums in Advent, “Love Extravagantly: Waiting on the Excess of God.” As we begin a new year of adult-education offerings, we’ll look for [...]Read More »

Stewardship Update

We celebrated the official conclusion of our 2015 Stewardship Campaign on Sunday, November 16, as we blessed and consecrated all of the pledges that were received and then celebrated with festive receptions after the [...]Read More »

Monday Book Group

The St. Michael’s Monday Book Group meets the first and third Mondays of each month at 12:30 pm. For their next meeting, on December 15, the group will continue discussing “Speaking Christian: Why Christian [...]Read More »

Thursday Night Book Group

The St. Michael’s Thursday Night Book Group will resume on January 8th and will discuss “The Rebirthing of God: Christianity’s Struggle for New Beginnings,” by John Philip Newell. Of this book, Marcus Borg says, “Occasionally [...]Read More »

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Outreach & Justice

Village Support Network Family

The St Michael’s Village Support Network (VSN) Team has an update. We are seeking Christmas gifts to benefit the family we’ve been working with for the past few months. They are now living in permanent [...]Read More »

Alternative Gift Catalog (AGC)

The Alternative Gift Catalog (AGC) is here! On November 23, we heard from representatives from five charitable organizations that are featured in the 2014 Alternative Gift Catalog. We hope that hearing the stories and missions [...]Read More »

Teddy Bears & Toys for Foster Kids

One of our ministries at St. Michael’s is working in partnership with the mid-town branch of the Department of Human Services (DHS) to support local children and families in the foster-care system. In August, [...]Read More »

December GreenWays Tips

Not surprisingly, this month we are looking at ways we can celebrate a joyous holiday season while minimizing our impact on the environment. Taking a page from Huffington Post and Buzzfeed, let’s call this [...]Read More »

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Parish & Community Life

Christmas Receptions

Christmas is coming soon, and so are the festive receptions which follow our Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services. Traditionally, we have a warm and friendly time after each service to visit with one [...]Read More »

L'Arche Christmas Tree Sale

Don’t miss L’Arche Portland’s 25th Annual Benefit Christmas Tree Sale! Get a great Christmas tree and support the important work of L’Arche Portland Our Christmas tree sale runs daily from Saturday, November 22, through [...]Read More »

Sunday Lunch Continues

Sunday Lunch is a special time of fellowship and delicious food prepared by gifted parishioner-cooks. It happens in the Parish Hall after the 11:15 am liturgy on every Sunday through December 14, with the [...]Read More »

High School Night

All youth in grades 9-12 are invited to join Rector and Co-Youth leader Chris Craun for this monthly gathering in St. Michael’s House. It’s an opportunity for support and fun during these busy, intense years [...]Read More »

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