Dynamic Downtown Worship in the Anglican Tradition

Message from the Rector: A Better Way

A Better Way Dear St. Michaelites and Friends: For most of my 20 years of ordained ministry, there has been a battle brewing with the national Episcopal Church over issues of Biblical authority. The manifestation of that battle has been division, hurt and lawsuits. There is a better way… On Wednesday, October 4, all parties (our Diocese of South Carolina and the…

When Earth Meets Heaven: A Reflection on Honduras

1 Corinthians 7:7…”Live lives with undivided devotion to God” In our busy North American lives, the above declaration from Paul seems elusive and nearly impossible. Yet when we go on mission and all other distractions are silenced, this undivided devotion all of a sudden comes within reach. When it does come within reach, we are able to physically see and sense that…

What is a Holy City Connects? – A Message from the Rector

Dear St. Michaelites: Recently using the prophet Nehemiah, I preached on the importance of building the ministry as Nehemiah built his wall with sword and trowel. We continue to build the discipleship ministry of St. Michael’s Church in three ways: First through Alpha which transforms hearts through the foundations of faith. Second through Life Groups which transforms hearts through community and discipleship.…

Irma Prayer

Dear Saints, Please pray for Hurricane Irma. The apostle James reminds us that “Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed fervently that it might not rain, and for three years and six months it did not rain on the earth. Then he prayed again, and heaven gave rain, and the earth bore its fruit.” Nearly a year ago, when…

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How you can help victims of Hurricane Harvey

When Jesus got into the boat, his disciples followed him. Behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, so that the boat was being swamped by the waves; but he was asleep.  The Disciples went and woke him, saying, “Save us, Lord; we are perishing.” Jesus said to them, “Why are you afraid, O…

A Thank You Letter from Lowcountry Pregnancy Center for the Diaper Donation

Dear Saint Michael’s Church, Thank you so much for having a diaper drive for Lowcountry Pregnancy Center in July. We really appreciate your support and are very appreciative for all the diapers that you delivered. May God continue to bless your work that you do at Saint Michael’s. Please continue to pray for LPC and for the sanctity of life. You are…