April 2018

Great Saturday at St. Michael’s

Saturday began day with a workday (9am til 11pm): over 100 plants planted & mulch was spead, Parish Hall (Kitchen and all) cleaned, Flowers prepared for altar and ironing of linens was completed.  Then in the afternoon, our Youth group gathered at 1 PM to go out to parishioners home’s who need help with yard

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Easter 4 2018 Fr. Michael

Oh what a Great and Loving God we have…. a God that saw His Creation terribly sick, gone astray, lost, and sinking in its own sin. A loving God who decided to save His people; thus sending His Son to cure us of our dreadful disease, called sin; yes, He sent a Son to heal

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Words of comfort for a glorious early morning – taken from THE ORDER FOR THE HOURLY OFFICES Lauds –   Said at Dawn/Sunrise Revelation vii.  BLESSING, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.  R. Thanks be to God. Hymn. Ecce jam noctis. LO!

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Easter 3 2018: Fr. Michael Cawthon

The Collect speaks of a:  “fellowship of (yes, within) Christ’s Religion” And the epistle reading refers to:  “servants of God” And in this morning’s Gospel, Jesus speaks of a time that: “I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice….. Christ’s Religion. 2) Servants of God. 3) Till; He will see us again. How

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Second Sun. after Easter 2018

Second Sun. after Easter   St. John 10:11-16    15 April 2018 / Reverend Dr. Dennis Washburn Introduction-a popular name for Second Sunday after Easter is Good Shepherd Sunday. The readings contain theme. Two parts of shepherd theme in Old Testament. A) the LORD God of Israel as a shepherd and His covenant people as sheep. B)  some

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Church Youth Group News

April 28th  Service Project helping some of our members & Ice Cream; followed by “movie night” Courageous May 12th  5:30 til 10:30  Bonfire, games, and special movie night for teens.  Dinner will be provided – Church Bus will be used for transportation. May 26th Trip to bible translators and pizza night – time to be determined.

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Bishop Ken Myers – Salvation

St. Michael the Archangel / 2211 Margaret Wallace Rd / Matthews NC 28105 Presents a Free Seminar By: Bishop Kenneth Myers Salvation (and how we got it wrong) JUNE 16, 2018 Saturday: 10am – 3pm St. Michael the Archangel Anglican Church adheres to traditional teachings and worship as derived from Scripture, Christ’s early Church, and

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Aviation Museum

A great time was had Saturday as we visited the Aviation Museum.  Although rainy on outside, we had a blast inside as we saw “The miracle on the Hudson” actual plane (truly a miracle) and watched a film with passengers and heard their stories.  As well, we saw many military airplanes –  from gliders to

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FIRST SUNDAY AFTER EASTER

TEXT: SAINT JOHN 20: 19 – 23 A week ago we celebrated the resurrection. There comes a time, however, when we must live the resurrection. That is not always easy. There are days when we prefer to just stay in bed, pull the covers over our head, and close out the world. Some days it

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Early description of Christian Worship (150-160 AD)

JUSTIN MARTYR Christian apologist, born at Flavia Neapolis, about A.D. 100, converted to Christianity about A.D. 130, taught and defended the Christian religion in Asia Minor and at Rome, where he suffered martyrdom about the year 165. Two “Apologies” bearing his name and his “Dialogue with the Jew Tryphon” have come down to us THE

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