New to the San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, South Orange County area? Maybe you've been here a while but just haven't moved forward on your spiritual journey. Either way, Saint Michael's Church is a place where you can meet people just like you, get connected, and build genuine relationships with God and your neighbors. The fact is, a community of believers where each one is connected and functioning in their God given gifts is a large part of what church is about. That's why our focus is Christ centered and not on labels such as catholic or protestant.
Getting connected at Saint Michael's Church is easier than you think. People just like you; families, single parents, students, kids, business owners, people carving out careers, surfers, skaters and ball players, have all found opportunities for spiritual growth at St. Michael's Church.
Most of us began our spiritual journey exploring questions regarding Jesus Christ. Is Jesus who He says he is? If so, what does that mean for me? Once you make a decision to follow Christ, you begin a journey of growth in your relationship with God and with others. Saint Michael's Church is committed to partnering with you by providing tools that will help you move forward on your exciting spiritual adventure. Take a few moments and explore the links on this page to discover some of these tools.
Blending treasures old and new, Saint Michael's Church offers a Spirit filled charismatic, evangelical, sacramental convergence worship experience in a traditional liturgical setting. Each service is designed to provide you with an opportunity to have an encounter with the living God and discover He already knows your name.
7:30 AM - Early Worship Opportunity
- Do you work on Sundays or the kids have a game? This a fast paced, 45 minute, no frills worship and Holy Communion service is designed just for you.
10:00 AM - Praise, Worship & Holy Communion
- Current music for today is combined with the ageless truths of the Bible which are brought to life to inspire and challenge.
- We have loving and to care for your little one so you can get the most out of your worship opportunity.
- We offer an for your grade school kids during the message portion of the service.
There is no shortage of kids at Saint Michael's and we want them to have an unforgettable experience! We offer unique opportunities for your children.
The first takes place every Sunday during the worship service. For your nursery age children we have a loving staff to care for them while you enjoy your worship opportunity. Preschoolers thru 1st graders are invited to children's church during the teaching segment of our service. While you are listening to the pastor's message, your kids will be able to discover and experience God in a way that is relative to them in a learning environment of crafts, games and exciting Bible stories as they interact with the lessons through song, dance and play.
The second opportunity for your children is our school. Saint Michael's Christian Academy provides a high quality education alternative to the public school system. Offering classes for preschool thru middle school, SMCA is an accredited private Christian school with students coming from San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Capo Beach and other areas of South Orange County. For more information, please visit the school's website.
Home Group Ministry
Our small groups, also known as Home Groups, are an opportunity for you to have a safe place to form genuine friendships, set sail and discover the deeper waters of knowing God, and learn how you can impact your community and the world.
The Home Groups are the core ministry of St. Michael's Church. They are truly a place where everyone knows your name and enjoys discovering the great adventures God has for our lives. Our Home Groups meet various days and times of the week to make it easy for you to get connected with other couples, singles, men, women and students. We're also willing to help you create a new group by gathering your neighbors, friends, or people you know with similar hobbies and interests.
Our youth group is called Laudate, which means, praise Him. Laudate meets every Saturday evening at 7PM for a unique worship experience specifically designed for Jr. High and High School students, The goal of this opportunity is to enable students to establish and develop a relationship with Jesus Christ and experience God's unconditional love. This is accomplished through exciting power packed worship music, challenges from God’s Word, and opportunities for fellowship after the service.
Throughout the year the youth also have opportunities to attend youth retreats, mission trips, and the CEC for Life event in Washington DC. Why not get connected and start enjoying the fun?
Bible Discovery Groups
Discovering God's Word is an opportunity for you to learn how to apply God’s purposes for your life.
WEDNESDAY STUDIES begin at 7:45 PM following the 7:30 PM Praise and Worship opportunity. This is a one hour in-depth Bible study in a seminar format. Classes can be topical or verse by verse studies. They are designed to help you understand how your unique gifts and talents can be used by God. You will see just how easy it is to share the Good News of Christ Jesus with others, and demonstrate His love to those around you.