Blessing Of The Backpacks

St. Michael Lutheran Church invites all students, school system staff and travelers who are going back to school to have their backpacks blessed. Both services on Sunday, Aug. 16 (8:30 and 10 a.m.) will offer prayers and blessings. Students and school education staff are encouraged to bring their backpacks, tool belts and briefcases to be blessed.

The entire congregation is encouraged to bring along a school mate or their entire family. For more information, contact Kelly ( or Ryan (

St. Michael Lutheran Church is located at 1925 Birkdale Drive in Wellington at the corner of Birkdale Drive and Forest Hill Blvd. Call (561) 793-4999 for more info.