Fr. Michael Bush was ordained to the priesthood on January 14, 2021, and celebrated his first communion for his new parish, Christ Church, on January 17, 2021. Fr. Michael also serves as a military chaplain.
Before his call to the priesthood Fr. Michael spent 8 years in the United States Navy as a Logistics Specialist. He also worked for a contractor that built military drones. Before becoming a priest, Fr. Michael spent three years working as a hospital chaplain in LA County and one year as the outdoors activities pastor for Teen Challenge Ranch in Morrow, AR.
Originally from the upper peninsula of Michigan, where he met his wife, Allana. They have been married since 2008, and they have three children. Fr. Michael received his Masters of Divinity degree from Regent University in Virginia Beach, VA.
Hobbies: Weight lifting, golfing, and the great outdoors.
Christian singer & band: Keith Green, Jars of Clay.
Christmas Movie: It’s a Wonderful Life
Food: Sea Food
Bible Verse: But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. (Mt 6:33)
Book in Bible: James