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Advent Issue of DISCIPLE: 2020 in Review

Posted by Jim Thorp

Consider it all joy, my brothers, when you encounter various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. And let perseverance be perfect, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. – James 1:2-4 It has been a year like no other ... Read More »

Chillin' with the Priests and Handmaids of the Heart of Jesus on January 9

Posted by Jim Thorp

Join us for Chillin' with the Priests and Handmaids of the Heart of Jesus on Saturday, January 9, from 6:15 to 8 PM in the gathering space This vocations night is for 8th-graders through young adults, and is planned to include a meal, talks from our priests and special ... Read More »

Register Now for Our Winter Bible Study!

Posted by Jim Thorp

Join us beginning January 11 for the St. Michael Catholic Church Winter Bible Study Series entitled Ephesians: Discover Your Inheritance. In this eight-session program, presenter Jeff Cavins explores what Paul’s letter to the Ephesians tells us about the nature of the Church­–as a body, as a household, as a ... Read More »

Outdoor Nativity Gets an Upgrade

Posted by Jim Thorp

Parishioners may have noticed the appearance of a new, larger outdoor Nativity between the church and Frankfort Parkway in recent weeks. (See photos below.) A number of parishioners and ministries contributed to the new manger scene, including: The parish's Fiacres Garden, in honor of Carol Blesener and the garden. ... Read More »

New Staffing for Faith Formation, Youth Ministry

Posted by Jim Thorp

We have great news to share regarding Faith Formation and Youth Ministry staffing at St. Michael Catholic Church: former Faith Formation Director Bob Swift is returning to our parish beginning today as Director of Evangelization and Formation and longtime Director of Youth Ministry John O’Sullivan is taking on the ... Read More »

Did You Know? Year-End Is a Great Time to Give!

Posted by Jim Thorp

The Advent and Christmas seasons naturally lead us to think of sacrificial giving, but there are other reasons that December is the season of giving. Many parishioners know that charitable giving before the end of the calendar year, December 31, can help reduce their tax burden.

But this year—with ... Read More »

Advent Individual Penance Service This Thursday

Posted by Jim Thorp

This Thursday, December 17, is our annual Advent Individual Penance Service from 7 to 9 PM. We will have nine priests on hand to hear your confessions, and the Holy Eucharist exposed on the altar for Adoration while you pray.

Please plan to join us in preparation for the ... Read More »

BOLD FUTURE Update: Halfway There, Building Committee Announced

Posted by Jim Thorp

Building Committee

Members: Chris Busch, co-chair ([email protected]) John Meilahn, co-chair ([email protected]) Wayne Becker Brad Hackenmueller Eric Hamilton Angie Hennessy Greg Noel

Ex-officio members: Fr. Brian Park, pastor Jane Hackenmueller, trustee Steve Long trustee Melissa Ginther, principal Dave Ferry, parish business administrator

It's official: The BOLD FUTURE Campaign is more ... Read More »

Sign Up Now for Christmas Mass!

Posted by Jim Thorp

In our ongoing efforts to welcome more people back to Mass while still abiding by archdiocesan protocols, we will have additional Mass times this Christmas Eve. We will have five Christmas Eve Masses, at 2 PM, 4 PM, 6 PM, 8 PM and 10 PM. We will have two ... Read More »

Weekly Email: New Mass Times, Christmas Sign-Ups and More!

Posted by Jim Thorp

Note: This is the first weekly email update to all parishioners from Fr. Park. We plan to send a similar email every Thursday afternoon. If your family did not receive it this week, please take time to update your contact information using our easy online form.


Howdy Friends!

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