Ministry Initiatives & Programs
St Michael's is currently offering a full range of ministry initiatives and programming to support the community and faith worship during the covid-19 shutdown. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for regular updates on what's happening, including needs at the food bank, calls for volunteers, community initiatives, and engaging content for children and youth.
The Beeton Cupboard Food Bank
The Beeton Cupboard remains open to serve those in need every Wednesday morning from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Donations of food and household items can be dropped off Wednesday and Sunday mornings from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. A list of what's needed most each week is posted to our Instagram and Facebook - follow us @stmichaelonstclair
The Beeton Garden
This new initiative has been established and run by members of the community looking for ways to support those experiencing food insecurity through the growing of fresh produce in backyards in the neighbourhood. Reach out to us if you'd like to get involved.
Out of the Cold Lunch Program
Our Sunday lunch program has been extended through to the end of June. Each Sunday at 12:30 PM, take-away lunches are provided to those in need of a meal. No questions asked. To support this program, please contact our office.
Bringing comfort to those experiencing loneliness, grief, and isolation during the pandemic. Do you know of someone who could use this form of caring? Are you a knitter or crafter interested in creating and donating a shawl? Supplies of yarn are available. Please contact us to get involved.
Our weekly arts and crafts program for families and individuals in the neighbourhood. Activity kits are delivered every Friday to your doorstep. For details and to sign-up, visit our Fabulous Fridays Page.
St Michael's Youth Group: Fantastic Friends in Faith
We've taken our in-church Friday children and youth ministry group online for a check-in time with faith development and exploration. FOr details, visit our Children & Youth Ministry Page.
Baking From A Distance
This community initiative allows bakers in the neighbourhood to support the Beeton Cupboard food bank with home-baked goodies to be given out each week. To get involved, please Contact Us.
A once-weekly time for children to have a special story time, including bible stories and a gentle bedtime prayer to help calm the mind and heart. To sign up or find out more, please Contact Us.