Church is contained neither by Sunday morning nor by the walls of the building. St. Michael's parishioners are active and engaged. We worship. We learn. We pray. We help others. We love. We take trips. We build houses. We form lasting relationships. We ask meaningful questions. We laugh. We seek to be formed through scripture. We want to bless the lives of others. We are loved deeply by God. Wherever you are on your spiritual journey, you are welcome!
Celebrating and Sharing God's Grace
Every Sunday before leaving the sanctuary, the celebrant proclaims these words, “Go in peace to love and serve the Lord!” The intention behind this seemingly last-minute declaration is a reminder that the nourishment we receive in worship is just the beginning of our call to a faithful life. It’s a simple phrase, and one that is ea…Read More »
Adult education at St. Michael's consists of a variety of programs and events. Through study of scripture, small group conversation, and topical presentations, we are always seeking to grow in our faith. All questions and curiosities are welcome! Please check our calendar and social media for the latest offerings.
Fellowship is cherished part of our parish life, allowing us to connect with one another, often over coffee at coffee hour.
Each year in September, St. Michael's holds a retreat weekend at Shrine Mont, or as it is more formally known, the Cathedral Shrine of the Transfiguration and Conference Center of the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia.
Located in Orkney Springs, Virginia, Shrine Mont has become for generations of Virginia Episcopalians a wonderful place to relax and refresh both the body and spirit. …Read More »