Announcements for September 18, 2016

FOOD COLLECTION SUNDAY is today. This month’s food item is Rice, at $2.00 per package.

THE MICHAELMAS LETTER is available in the Narthex. Please pick up yours today.

THE CHURCH OFFICE will be staffed Tuesday through Friday this week (closed Monday.)

SOCIETY OF THE HOLY CROSS: September 21st through 23rd, Saint Michael’s will host the annual Synod of the Societas Sanctae Crucis (SSC). Please help welcome our guests. Thank you to all who have signed up to help serve dinner, provide transportation, and assist in other ways.

WILLY WONKA – Margaret Norwood will be part of the cast in an upcoming musical production of Willy Wonka at the Vintage Theatre, at 1468 Dayton Street, in Aurora. For those who are interested in seeing Margaret perform, please contact Rachelle Stoddard (303-761-7179) or sign up in the Narthex. We may be able to get a group rate of $20, if enough people sign up for Friday, September 23rd. (Tickets are typically $31.) Come enjoy a wonderful performance! For more information, visit

OUR PATRONAL CELEBRATION will be coming up on September 29th. We will have Mass at 9:30 a.m., followed by Bible Study. There will also be Solemn Mass with Incense at 6:30 p.m., followed by our Patronal Dinner. Please plan to attend, and invite your family and friends to be part of this joyous celebration! Reservations are required for this lovely catered roast beef dinner. The cost is: Adults, $15; Children 6 and under, $6. Please make your reservation right away, if you haven’t already done so!

URBAN PEAK: Thank you to those who signed up to volunteer at Urban Peak. Please pencil in Tuesday, September 27th, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The work will involve preparing and serving a meal to about fifty homeless youth. Plan on meeting at 11:15 a.m. at 1630 S. Acoma St., Denver, CO 80223. Questions? Please call Dcn. Stoddard (303-761-7179.)

THE DEADLINE for submissions to the OCTOBER ARCHANGEL is Wednesday, September 21st. All staff, department heads, vestry secretary, and guild heads, please submit your articles and calendar dates!

PLEASE NOTE: Intercession requests need to be renewed at the beginning of each month, with the exception of Aged and Infirm and the Armed Forces. We apologize for any inconvenience.

KING SOOPERS, ALBERTSON’S/SAFEWAY, AND NATURAL GROCER GIFT CARDS are available in the curate’s office following each Sunday Mass. Please consider buying one to help support Urban Peak.

INTINCTION is administered on the pulpit side of the Altar Rail, where the chalice is always administered by the ordained clergy. Please be sure to receive on this side if you receive by intinction.