Family Ministry

Thank You Team VBS!

Vacation Bible School planning begins months in advance – choosing a theme, attending a workshop, designing banners, setting up online registration forms, ordering supplies. Time seems to accelerate when registration opens. There is an inevitable scramble to finalize all the

VBS Outreach Project

VBS is a safe, welcoming environment where children learn about Jesus, teenagers learn valuable life skills, and adults step into mentoring roles… But the St. Michael’s program doesn’t stop there! We encourage campers and volunteers to look beyond themselves to …

The Family of God

I have four nieces and being an aunt is the best! I read to them, push them on the swings, take them out for ice cream. While I love just hanging out with them, I often feel this nagging responsibility …

The Widow’s Mite

Ever wonder what a Mite Can is? For those who are not familiar with this tradition, it may seem like a strange name. A Google search brings up dozens of pest control websites and products!

So why do we call …

Service Learning Opportunities

For the second year running, students from La Costa Canyon High School visited St. Michael’s by-the-Sea to support our Sack Lunch program. Seventy students filled over a thousand sack lunches between November and January, preparing all the lunches needed to …