Going On at St. Mike's
EASTER | 4/21 All are welcome to celebrate the resurrection of Our Lord at St. Mike’s!
+ EASTER SERVICE + EGG HUNT | Join us Easter Sunday at 10:30AM as we celebrate new life together with music, food, and worship.We will have an egg hunt immediately following the service.All are welcome!
+ SUNRISE PADDLE-OUT | We will start the day with a Sunrise Paddle-Out. All are welcome to grab a surfboard and worship God in the water as the sun rises on the horizon. A light breakfast will be served at the Chapel following the Paddle-Out. For more information email: [email protected]
HOLY WEEK | 4/14-4/20 | Join us throughout Holy Week as we walk with Jesus on his journey to the cross. We will have various events and services commemorating the final days in the life of Jesus.
+ PALM SUNDAY SERVICE | 4/14 | Our regular worship service will include some special touches as we celebrate Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem. Palm frawns will be provided.
+ MAUNDY THURSDAY | 4/18 | Join us for a light meal as we remember the Last Supper Jesus shared with his disciples. Come when you can. See you there!. For more information or if you are interested in attending email: [email protected]
+ GOOD FRIDAY | 4/19 | NOON | Join us for midday worship commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Details about the service are forthcoming.
REMEMBERING DIANA KENNETT | 4/13 | 10:30 AM | ST. MIKE’S | In celebration of her life, there will be a memorial service for Diana Kennett at St. Michael’s. This will be an intimate gathering for her family and her friends from St. Michael's. After the service, the Kennetts invite you to join them for a light lunch outside the chapel. If you would like to volunteer to help with serving the lunch please contact Scott at [email protected].
On April 27th, there will be a larger celebration of Diana's life at the Santa Barbara Botanical Garden. If you are interested in attending that gathering, please call the garden registrar at 805-690-1129 for more information.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for donations in Diana's name to the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.
FROM GARDEN WARRIORS TO GOOD SEEDS | 4/12 | 3:30-5PM | Elizabeth Hoover is Manning Assistant Professor of American Studies at Brown University where she teaches courses on environmental health and justice in Native communities, Indigenous food movements, and community engaged research. She will speak about her latest book, From “Garden Warriors” to “Good Seeds;” Indigenizing the Local Food Movement which explores Native American farming and gardening projects around the United States.
SUPPORT THOSE AFFECTED BY FIRES | The
bishops and diocesan response taskforce of the Diocese of Los Angeles invite us all to share in helping those affected by the current wildfires. You may donate online to the Diocesan Wildfire and Mudslide Fund at www.edlagives.org, and checks can be mailed to 840 Echo Park Ave, Los Angeles, Ca 90026. Additional info about the diocesan disaster response task force can be requested from the Very Rev. Michael Bamberger, [email protected]
LGBTQ+ YOUNG ADULTS GROUP | TUES | 4:30-6:30PM | Every Tuesday Pacific Pride Santa Barbara offers a process group for young adults 18 – 25+. This group is a safe space for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Asexual, Pansexual, Transgender, Gender-fluid, Gender-queer, Non-binary, Agender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, Allied and more young adults. Anyone can drop in and they are looking for YA leaders to help run and support this group. For more information please contact the LQBTQ+ Outreach Advocate, Patrick Lyra Lanier, MA, LMFT at 805-963-3636 ext. 117 or at [email protected]