Posts Posts by: "Gloria"

Godly Play for Children


Religious-education classes for children in pre-K through the fifth grade resumed after Christmas break and will continue on most Sundays throughout the school year during the 10 o’clock hour, between the 9:00 and 11:00 am services. Classrooms are located on the lower level around the corner from the Childcare and…(Read More)

All are invited to join an upcoming class on Reflective Iconography at the Springwater Studio, hosted by St. Luke the Physician Episcopal Church, 120 SW Towle Ave., in Gresham. The class will take place on Sunday, March 26, from 1:00 to 2:30 pm, and the tuition is $18. In this class, you will…(Read More)

Lenten Ingathering


Our Outreach & Justice team is leading an ingathering during Lent for new white socks and t-shirts. Many folks are discharged from hospitals and other facilities without some basic necessities, including clean clothes. Please pick up a package or two over the next few weeks and bring them to the Gallery. Look for the…(Read More)

Wednesdays in Lent provide several opportunities for prayer and contemplation in the middle of the week. You can join us at 12:00 noon for a simple Eucharist with shared meditations on the Gospel in the chapel; and at 6:00 pm, you can walk through our sanctuary and follow the Stations of the Cross…(Read More)

Youth Updates


Our Sunday evening youth-group gathering will continue in March on the 12th and 26th. Middle- and high-school teens gather every 2nd and 4th Sunday from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at St. Michael’s House. Youth-group volunteers Ron Werner and John Lidstrom are planning some activities, and we’ll share a…(Read More)

Family Worship in March


All families with young children are invited to Music Makers and Family Worship service on Saturday, March 18, beginning at 4:30 pm in the Nativity Hall. Music-Makers class at 4:30 pm is a fun-filled half hour of music and movement that helps children and parents experience the joy of making music…(Read More)

From February 12 to April 2, we’re offering an eight-week Sunday Forum series about the basic tenets of our faith and how we put them into practice in a world which has become increasingly polarized. Each Sunday, we profess faith in God, and the language we use in this is broad…(Read More)

Young Adult Potlucks


The monthly gathering of the Young Adult group at St. Michael’s will happen next on Thursday, March 9, at 7:00 pm in St. Michael’s House. We look forward to eating dinner together as well as gathering ideas for playing, praying, learning and serving. Please let James know if you plan to be…(Read More)

Monday Book Group


The group is continuing to discuss “The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World,” by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, with Douglas Abrams. The book cover describes what these spiritual leaders have shared: “Nobel Peace Prize Laureates His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu have survived more…(Read More)

Monthly Men’s Breakfast


The men of the parish will gather on April 1, as they do on the first Saturday of every month, for breakfast from 8:00 to 10:00 am at the Village Inn near Lloyd Center. This is a great opportunity to gather for food and camaraderie. New participants are always welcome…(Read More)