The Backpack Project is an interfaith effort in Livermore that aims to provide backpacks full of school supplies for the most needy students in our city.
Ernestina Shay (925) 455-1089
Lynn Macedo (925) 443-3287
Answering Jesus' call to visit those who are imprisoned, we minister to those detained at Santa Rita.
Rachel Munoz 925-606-8784
The Dress-a-Girl ministry makes simple dresses for girls in poverty-stricken countries. We host a "Sew Fest" monthly to cut fabric, iron and sew. We also prepare kits for those who would like to sew dresses at home.
Suzanne Beck 925-352-8447
We bring the Blessed Sacrament to those who are homebound, pray and visit with them.
Clara George 925-443-6829
Interfaith Housing, Inc. (IFH) owns and operates three apartment complexes that provide low-cost housing for senior citizens in Livermore.
Randall Schlientz 925-487-5965
The Knights of Columbus is a Catholic-based fraternal organization engaged in charity both locally and globally.
Grand Knight: Ken Rief 925-200-5406
Past Grand Knight: Tom McCaffery 925-321-4604
Open Heart Kitchen is the Tri-Valley's hot meal "soup kitchen". St Michael's is committed to providing volunteers to prepare and serve meals on the 5th Wednesday of the month.
Diane Schord 925-447-4344 or email@example.com
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is composed of women and men who seek their personal holiness through works of charity.
The food locker, located behind St Michael's, is open Monday through Thursday 7:00 to 8:00 pm where people and need can receive free groceries.
The Help Desk, located at 1817 Second St, assists people in criss with utilities, rent and more.
Janet Graham 925-292-8001
Santa’s Secret Service is a ministry dedicated to witnessing Jesus Christ’s call to Service and Charity. Over the past 57 years the organization has solicited and delivered over 1 million Christmas Gifts to people in care centers, group homes, shelters, assisted living homes, veterans homes, hospitals and more.
In November, St Michael's parishioners are invited to commit to purchasing and wrapping a gift for a specific (unnamed) person. Gifts are delivered with joy and caroling.
Deacon Dave Resendez 925-447-1585
St Michael's Boy Scout Troop welcomes boys in sixth grade through age 18.
Maureen Alai 925-525-1413
Anthony Contacrciego 925-413-8848
Laura McQuoid 925-606-7991
New troops are forming, staring in kindergarden!
Vivian Hackett 716-573-3907
We provide hospitality by greeting the faithful as they arrive to Mass, offering refreshments after the 8:00 am, 9:30 am and 11 am Mass, "resetting" the church space between Masses, and providing refreshments for various celebrations.
Cheryl Ruth 510-406-2326
Wings (Women in God’s Spirit), is a faith-enhancing ministry for women of all ages. Women from St Michael Parish and St Charles Borromeo Parish gather together on Thursday mornings (October thru May) at St Charles in Borromeo Hall from 9:30 am – 11:30 am. Come enjoy:
- Large group gathering (fellowship, refreshments, song, prayer, news, sharing)
- Inspirational guest speakers
- Small group faith sharing
- A safe and nurturing environment with a group of welcoming women.
Registration fee: $25.00
Questions: Phyllis Clearwater at 925-337-4299 or Janet Schott 925-373-9346
LifeTeen meets in the Convent after the 6:00 pm youth mass on Sundays.
Edge Middle School ministry will be starting soon.
Priscilla Stutzman at 925-447-1585 x 11
Catholic ladies of all ages are invited to join other Catholic women in Young Ladies Institute (YLI) Livermore #44 to deepen spiritual awareness, form enriching friendships, foster seminarian education, provide charitable support and develop personal talents in the service of our parish and community. Meetings are held the 2nd Monday of each month at 1:30 pm in the Convent (next meeting is March 13). Refreshments are served. Contact Jennifer 832-325-1685
Prayer & Devotions
Following the time-honored St Louis de Montfort method, several times throughout the year we journey on a 33 day preparation to consecrate (or re-consecrate) ourselves to Jesus through Mary.
Jon and Pam Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org
We meet on Thursdays at 6:00 - 7:00 pm in the Adoration Chapel for prayer.
Fidelis Atuegbu 510-305-4664
The Blue Army of Our Lady of Fátima, now mostly known as the World Apostolate of Fátima, is a public international association of the Christian faithful that promotes the Message of Fátima.
Marilyn McLaughlin 925-447-3845
A Charismatic Prayer Meeting is a weekly gathering of Christians to give praise, thanks, honor, and love to Jesus Christ as our Lord and Saviour. A prayer meeting is not a discussion club, a therapy session, or a time for counseling. We come to give our full attention to Jesus through the help of the Holy Spirit (who will teach us all truth.)
1. To praise, worship, and honor God
2. To build up the Body of Christ (as brothers and sisters)
Tuesdays at 8:00 - 9:30 pm in St Michael School room 8
Wednesdays at 10:00 - 11:30 am in the Convent
Gary Devine 925-449-7848
Members of the Eucharistic Adoration Ministry commit to at least one regular hour per week to spend in presence of our Lord exposed on the altar in the chapel. Our chapel is open 24/7. We also help promote Eucharistic Adoration throughout the parish and manage the chapel schedule.
To sign up for a regular hour, email Adoration@StMichaelLivermore.com
Gail Rocca 925-373-9059
We meet on Monday's at 6:30 pm in the chapel
Bob Boyle 925-447-7878
We meet Wednesdays at 6:00 pm in the chapel
Tom Tami 510-386-6691
Members of the Parish Prayer Team receive a weekly email with the prayer requests of the parish. They include the prayers in their daily prayer throughout the week.
Join the Parish Prayer Team by completing the form below!
(if you have prayer requests for the team, please email them to Prayers@StMichaelLivermore.com)
Maria Federle 925-216-3953
Bible Study programs are available throughout the year at St Michael's. Registration for home-based small group studies happens in September, January and during the Easter season.
At Sunday Mass at 9:30 am and 11:00 am, children are invited to hear the Liturgy of the Word adapted for their age.
Chung Bothwell 925-443-3219
The mission of the Grow in Faith Ministry at St Michael Parish is to create a culture of discipleship by supporting small group studies, encouraging family and individual enrichment, and developing parish-wide learning campaigns.
Join the team! We are always looking for small group hosts and registration helpers.
Deacon Bill Archer 925-447-1585 x 12
Alpha is a series of sessions exploring the Christian faith, typically run over eleven weeks. Each talk looks at a different question around faith and is designed to create conversation. Alpha is run all around the globe, and everyone is welcome.
The spring session of Alpha begins on January 9. See here for more info
Suzanne Beck 925-352-8447 or email Alpha@StMichaelLivermore.com
Erleene Echon 925-223-7791. Meets Mondays at 7:15 pm in the Conference Room
Mike Pereira 925-292-9585. Meets Wednesdays at 7:30 pm in the Conference Room
Contact Deacon Bill Archer 925-447-1585 x 12
Birthright has been providing love, support and hope to women facing unplanned pregnancies for over 45 years.
Mair Moran - office: 925 449-5887 or cell: 925 200-0856
Counter Point is a support group for family and friends of alcoholic and addicts. We meet on Tuesdays at 7 pm in the Small Hall. Contact Rachel and Jesus 925-606-8784
Covenant of Love Date Nights meet monthly for engaged and married couples to strengthen their marriages.
Scott and Julie Genung 925-455-4234
We assist the bereaved in planning funerals and supporting them through the grieving process.
Barbara Mitchell 925-455-0944
LTAA supports seniors, their families and caretakers by sharing experiences, concerns, knowledge, and strategies, and by increasing awareness and understanding of the challenges of aging.
LTAA’s goal is to enhance the quality of life and the appreciation of God’s gifts.
The LTAA Community offers a short presentation, small-group discussion and support for its members The 1st Tuesday of each month at St Charles.
The Health and Well-Being for Older Adults
These series offer a longer presentation with no small-group discussion The 3rd Tuesday of each month at St Charles.
Contact: Molly Fisher at 925-449-8849 or Fisher.Molly@comcast.net
Puzzles is a gentle, safe environment to share your feelings of any kind of loss: health and aging, friendships and family, relocations and career, addictions and special needs… any kind of loss.
Puzzles is a place to help put the pieces together and feel whole again in Christ.
Contact Tommie Hogan at 925-292-1653 or email@example.com
Mike and Rhoda Pereira 925-292-9585
Liturgy & Music
The Altar Linen ministry carefully cleans all the altar linens at our parish.
Georgia Lawrence 925-784-5390
The Altar Society cleans the church on Saturday mornings.
Vicki Borzileri 925-443-7394
Ushers are trained throughout the year as needed.
Dave Parks at 925-371-2276