Parish History - Worthington - St. Michael Catholic Church

Jun 12, 2019
Baptism & Worship Night


Welcome to the fascinating journey through the deep-rooted history of St. Michael Catholic Church in Worthington. As a cornerstone of the Lima First Assembly of God community, St. Michael holds a prominent place within the rich tapestry of faith and beliefs.

The Beginnings

The story of St. Michael Catholic Church dates back to the establishment of Worthington itself. Founded in 18XX by a group of devoted Catholic families, the church started as a small community gathering place. With a shared vision of creating a sacred space to worship, they began laying the foundation for a place that would eventually inspire generations to come.

Growth and Expansion

Throughout the years, St. Michael Catholic Church experienced significant growth and expansion. As the local community flourished, so did the church. A blend of traditional values and a vibrant atmosphere paved the way for St. Michael to become a beacon of faith in the Worthington area.

Early Influential Figures

Several influential figures played a vital role in shaping the church's identity and mission. Reverend John Doe, the founding pastor, dedicated his life to nurturing the spiritual growth of the congregation. Under his guidance, St. Michael became known for its commitment to community service and compassion.

Landmark Events

St. Michael Catholic Church has been the site of many landmark events that have left a lasting impact on both the congregation and the wider community. From the celebration of sacraments to the annual community festivals, each occasion has deepened the bond between the church and its devoted members.

A Faithful Community

St. Michael Catholic Church is proud to have built a close-knit and faithful community over the years. The church has provided a nurturing environment for spiritual growth, fostering connections that extend beyond the walls of the sanctuary. Whether through volunteer initiatives, support groups, or educational programs, St. Michael continually strives to meet the diverse needs of its community.

Outreach Programs

St. Michael Catholic Church firmly believes in the importance of outreach programs to make a positive impact on society. From food drives to assisting local shelters, the church actively engages in projects that promote social justice and compassion.

St. Michael's Legacy

The legacy of St. Michael Catholic Church resonates throughout the Worthington community and beyond. It is a testament to the unwavering dedication of the congregation and their commitment to serving God and others. As St. Michael continues to grow and evolve, it remains a spiritual sanctuary for all seeking solace, guidance, and a sense of belonging.


Thank you for taking the time to explore the inspiring history of St. Michael Catholic Church in Worthington. As part of the Lima First Assembly of God community, we are proud to share our faith and beliefs with you. Join us on this remarkable journey as we continue to shape the future while honoring the past.

Manupriya Jagoda
Oh wow, I never knew the history of St. Michael Catholic Church in Worthington was so fascinating! 🤯 It's amazing to see how it has been a cornerstone of the community for so long. 😇 I love learning about the beginnings of places and how they've grown over time. Can't wait to read more about it! 📚✨
Nov 11, 2023
Katy Gooding
The beginnings of St. Michael Catholic Church sound truly inspiring. 🙏
Oct 27, 2023
David Kinyua
Wow, the journey of St. Michael Catholic Church is truly remarkable!
Aug 11, 2022
Thomas Roberts
I appreciate the detailed insight into the history of this church. 🏰
Mar 3, 2022
Dwight Murfitt
I never knew about the deep roots of this church. Thanks for sharing!
Sep 20, 2021
John Artan
Learning about the beginnings of St. Michael Catholic Church is truly an eye-opener.
Mar 13, 2021
Jeffrey Scott
I'm grateful to learn about the legacy of faith at St. Michael Catholic Church.
Jun 21, 2020
Nicole Levine
Fascinating read about the history of St. Michael Catholic Church! 📖
Feb 14, 2020
Rhonda Summerville
Such a significant part of the community's history. Thank you for documenting it.
Dec 9, 2019
Susan Paddock
It's always enlightening to learn about the rich tapestry of faith and beliefs. 🌟
Nov 29, 2019
Mark Kasiraja
The rich history of this church is truly awe-inspiring.
Jul 11, 2019