Community of Giving


There are over 500 people in Carlsbad and Oceanside living in homelessness: 15% of these are veterans, 19% report a serious mental illness, 35% have a physical disability. The number one reported reason for homelessness is the loss of a …

God’s Love for All Creation


St. Francis of Assisi preached the ability and duty of all creatures to praise God and the duty of humanity to protect and enjoy nature as both the stewards of God’s creation and as creatures ourselves. Many of the stories

Celebrating the Love of Grandparents


Starting in our first years of life, the majority of our time is spent with people close to our own age. We have playgroups, go to school, and join in extracurricular activities with children our age.

As we get older …

Celebrating 85 years of Fruitcake Tradition



2015 marks the 85th year of the holiday fruitcake tradition at St. Michael’s. There are no fruitcakes anywhere quite like these!

The history of fruitcakes at St. Michael’s started with the women of the parish, dating back to the …

Bible 101 has begun!



Bible 101 started the fall semester on Friday, September 11th with the study on Paul’s epistle to the Philippians. The people in Philippi had received the Gospel with eager hearts and had been Paul’s faithful partners, sending him news …