May 9 - Weekly Note to the Flock
First Communion Celebrations
This Weekend & Next Weekend
Please pray for the children being welcomed to the Table!
We all could use a refresher!
Watch this Busted Halo video:
Sacraments 101: Eucharist (how we receive)
All Are Invited to Join Us!
Thursday | May 16
Bishop Barry C. Knestout | Celebrant
Parishioners are invited to join us at this Mass as our Confirmation candidates receive this sacrament!
Bless All the Women
in our lives who model for us the love of a mother. Protect them and encourage them to love as you have loved us.
We Pray to the Lord
For young men and women;
That God may give them the gift of understanding to discern their service in the Church, the priesthood, diaconate, or consecrated life;
And for the gift of courage to follow His call.
Penance, Prayer, & Devotion
My Immaculate Heart will be your refuge and the way that will lead you to God.
Fr. Dan's 35th Anniversary
to the Priesthood
We will celebrate with a
(dinner & music!) at the
Lake House after the 5 PM Mass!
Drop off your letters and notes for Fr. Dan in the Commons (designated basket).
Wednesday | May 15
Fr. Jim's 30th Anniversary Ordination
to the Priesthood
The celebration will be at
St. Elizabeth Parish
(2712 Second Avenue | Richmond)
6 PM Mass
Reception afterward in their Parish Hall
Drop off your letters and notes for Fr. Jim in the Commons (designated basket). Or mail them to St. Elizabeth Parish
(1301 Victor Street | Richmond | 23222).
Knights of Columbus
The St. Michael Knights of Columbus is looking to recognize outstanding young Catholics for their commitment to academic excellence and for their support of their church, school, and community.
Young Man and Young Woman who will graduate from high school in May or June 2019 and who will be going on to further their education
Practicing Catholic, member of St. Michael Catholic Church, and of good character
Demonstrated academic excellence
Leadership and participation in extracurricular activities
Support for church and community
Selected candidates will receive a certificate and a $1,000 Award made out to the institution of his/her choice
(use of selection of this award in applications to college, résumé, etc.)
Download Scholarship Form (below)
Request a copy
from Bobby Baughan (email
Scholarship Forms are also available at the
Knights Table in the Commons
Application Deadline: May 18
For a copy of the Scholarship Form, full details on how to submit completed forms, and additional information, please check out the Youth Scholarship Info & Application document below.
Youth Scholarship Info & Application - 2019.pdf
May 18 & 19
We ask that you be generous in giving to this very worthy cause.
The Knights of Columbus will be in the Commons wearing KOVAR vests and offering free Tootsie Rolls.
Information on how to give through alternative ways is available. Ask a Knight for more inf
Saturday | May 18
The St. Michael Music Ministry will be singing
God Bless America
They will be performing at 6:05 PM.
Gates open at 5 PM.
Come early for live music, pregame dance performances, and player testimonials. Enjoy fireworks up close and inside the fences after the game!
Get there early to cheer on St. Michael an the Richmond Flying Squirrels!
Buy Your Tickets!
Learn & Grow
Adults Needed for Work Camp!
Saturday | June 23 - Friday | June 28
Wise County | VA (Homebase: Norton Elementary/Middle)
We are currently looking for two adults who would be willing to come out and help with a crew of teens during the course of the Work Camp week. You do NOT need to have a superb background in handiwork.
We have contractors who will help guide the crews with project scope specifically. You are there to be a mentor and to help lead and work side by side with your crew.
It's a rewarding week!
Registration for adult help is covered by the Youth Ministry office.
If interested and available:
Mike Horvath | email
Learn More about Adult Roles.
At Roar VBS, kids discover that even though life gets wild, God is good.
Roar is filled with incredible Bible-learning experiences kids see, hear, touch, and even taste!
Sciency-Fun Gizmos, t
g games, cool Bible songs, and tasty treats are just a few of the standout activities that help faith flow into real life.
Ellen Guidry | VBS Coordinator | email
Rising 1st - 5th Graders
Attention adult volunteers!
Nursery (ages 3 and under) and Preschool (ages 4 - 5) are available for you!
Are you a rising 6th Grader or older?
We need you! Please sign up to volunteer!
Register Today! (Participants & Volunteers)
To put on this MANE event, we need your help with supplies and food!
If you are able, please view our signup and choose an item for donation.
Directions for delivery are included on the signup.
Donation List & Signup
This single idea of Holy Moments can change the world again.
It has before.
we are reading Chapters 5, 6, & 7.
In celebration of Mother’s Day and to honor all the special women in our lives who have nurtured us, we recommend the following podcast:
Listen to "Feminine Genius."
We Still Have 61 Children in Need of Sponsors!
Prayerfully consider sponsoring a child this year.
Let’s continue to help these children receive the education they deserve.
All monies raised by sponsorship are used exclusively for school staff salaries, education materials, and food for the lunch program.
Would you be interested in sponsoring a child ($135 - $185 annually)?
Yes! I would love to sponsor a child.
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Maybe. I need more information.
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Not this time.
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After ALL MORNING Masses
Columbarium Meet our Columbarium Team, tour this sacred place, and ask questions to learn more.
Elaine Pierpont: 804-740-5849 | email
Take a look at our beautifully renovated Columbarium!
6 PM | Parish Hall
Come out to enjoy a night with friends, delicious BBQ, and entertainment,
all while supporting the work of SVdP in helping our friends in need.
Live entertainment | Silent auction | Disney trio drawing
Award presentation | Testimonials
After Masses | Starting May 11
6 PM - 7:30 PM
Lake House Patio
This is an All-You-Can-Eat Event!
Do you love shrimp? Then, this is the event for you! Enjoy a lavish buffet prepared and served by the Knights of Columbus.
All proceeds will benefit the Boys to Men Mentoring Network of Virginia.
$25/person | $65/immediate family
After Mass | Online
Buy Tickets Online
Full Menu & Sponsor List
Don't forget to bring back your filled Food Drive bags to church this weekend.
on Thursday, May 9 at 5:00PM