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Worship & Music

Evening Prayer on Tuesday & Thursday

Both of our offerings for Evening Prayer have resumed after the holidays. For those interested in learning how chant and other simple songs can be incorporated into our daily prayers, we’re holding sung Evening Prayer [...]Read More »

Taizé Prayer Service

Taizé-stained-glass1All are welcome at our next Taizé Prayer Service on Monday, February 9, at 7:00 pm in the Nativity Hall. Taizé Prayers offers a quiet, reflective time throughout the year. Each second Monday of [...]Read More »

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday falls on February 18 this year. This marks the beginning of Lent and occurs 46 days (40 weekdays, commemorating the 40 days that Jesus spent in the desert, plus six Sundays) before [...]Read More »

Bishop to Attend Family Worship!

Bishop Michael Hanley is planning to join the fun next Family Worship, happening on Saturday, February 21, beginning at 4:30 pm with Music Makers. Family Worship follows Music Makers in the Nativity Hall. The evening [...]Read More »

 

Christian Formation

Monday Book Group in February

The Monday Book Group meets next on February 2 at 12:30 pm in the Parish Hall. They will begin discussing Naomi Klein’s thoughtful and important book, “This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate.”From Amazon. [...]Read More »

Upcoming Forums

Join us in the Nativity Hall at 10:10 am on January 18 and 25 for the final two of our “church business” Forums. On the 18th, Rector Chris Craun and outgoing Senior Warden Ann Hargraves [...]Read More »

Monday Book Group Update

On January 19, the Monday Book Group will have a guest speaker, The Rev. Caroline Litzenberger, who will lead a discussion about the book we have been reading, Marcus Borg’s “Speaking Christian.” On February [...]Read More »

Thursday Night Book Group

The St. Michael’s Thursday Night Book Group will resume on January 22nd 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

February Ingatherings

There are several opportunities to give back during the end of January and throughout February. Please read on for more details of upcoming ingatherings benefitting our monthly Community Meal, our neighbors at Hollywood East, [...]Read More »

HCAO Information & Rally

Health Care for ALL Oregon (HCAO) invites all to join them on the capitol steps in Salem to rally for publicly funded, privately delivered, quality single-payer health care for all Oregonians on Wednesday, February [...]Read More »

Souper Bowl of Caring

St. Michael’s has participated in the Souper Bowl of Caring for many years. Taking place on SuperBowl Sunday — this year, on February 1 — this is a collection drive to reduce hunger in [...]Read More »

Steadfast Hope Series

Steadfast Hope: The Palestinian Quest for Just Peace Sunday afternoons from 2:00 – 4:00 pm,  January 25; February 1, 15, 22; March 8, 15 The Psalmist urges us to “pray for the peace of [...]Read More »

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Parish & Community Life

Vestry Reflections

Two St. Michael’s parishioners offered to share their experiences of being on Vestry,  the lay governing body of our church. Please read these reflections from Kevin Warren and Christine Lentz. On Being A Vestry Member [...]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 [...]Read More »

ViVoce Concerts

ViVoce is the Portland Revel’s women’s a cappella ensemble which rehearses most of the year at St. Michael’s and whose members have frequently included one or more St. Michael’s congregants. On Saturday, January 31, [...]Read More »

Annual Meeting

On Sunday, February 8, at 3:00 pm, we will gather as a congregation and community in the Nave to hear from Rector Chris Craun, Treasurer Rick Parker, and other members of our leadership team. We [...]Read More »

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