ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 10/28/20

Dear Friends, Yes, there is such thing as “political fatigue” where we find ourselves worn out by the constant barrage of attacks, strong opinions, stretched truth and high emotions. Layer that on top of Covid anxiety and we are “topped out!” Psychologist Dr. Ali Mattu offers self-care tips to cope with anxiety of any kind;… Read more »

VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE FOR SUNDAY – OCTOBER 25, 2020

Welcome to St. Andrew Scroll Down to Experience This Virtual Worship Service In addition to this Virtual Worship Service, you are invited to join us on Zoom for the All Church Coffee HourSunday, October 25 – 10:00am – 11:00am We’ll welcome our new St. Andrew members:Sharon Balding; Jennifer and Ken Blackwood; Dave Haflich; Diane and… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 10/21/20

Dear Friends, I’ve boldly borrowed this (with permission) from my octogenarian friend Al Braidwood, who sends thoughtful and encouraging notes to his loved ones almost every day.  He always inspires me, often passing on the wisdom of Christian teachers who are not to be missed.  Thank Goodness for the Wise Ones among us!   Blessings on your Wednesday… Read more »

VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE FOR SUNDAY – OCTOBER 18, 2020

Welcome to St. Andrew We hope you enjoy participating in the Worship Service contained in this email Due to our “Don’t Go To Church, Be the Church” work parties happening today, we will not hold our All Church Coffee Hour this morning Please join us next week – Sunday, October 25th, for our Coffee Hour… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 10/14/20

Dear Friends, Congratulations on your election of Rev. Nicole Trotter to be your next Pastor! I’ve known Nicole for about 20 years. One overarching impression I have of her (in addition to many superlatives I could use!) is… she is kind.  Kindness is no small thing. It is a balm to the soul. It lifts someone up. It costs nothing and… Read more »

VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE FOR SUNDAY – OCTOBER 11, 2020

Welcome to St. Andrew St. Andrew Presbyterian Church Pastoral Nominating Committee (PNC) and Session Invite you to view and attend A recorded worship service featuring the PNC’s Candidate for Pastor (presented on this webpage) and Live Congregational Meeting October 11, 2020 – 10:00 am by Zoom Moderated by Ariel Mink, Stated Clerk of the Presbytery… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 10/07/20

Good Morning St. Andrew, As I sit down to write this message, we are yet again facing the destruction of wildfire in our beloved Sonoma County. It’s a chilling reminder of the familiar, eerie way we awoke October 9, 2017, to a smoke-filled Valley that led to a very destructive week. I recall that morning… Read more »

VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE FOR SUNDAY – OCTOBER 4, 2020

Welcome to St. Andrew Scroll Down to Experience This Virtual Worship Service In addition to this Virtual Worship Service, you are invited to join us on Zoom for the All Church Coffee HourSunday, October 4 – 10:00am – 11:00amIt will be a time for Check-in, Prayers, and getting better acquainted in Small Group Conversation.We hope… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 9/30/20

ST. ANDREW MEMBERS AND FRIENDS: OUR HEARTS GO OUT TO EVERYONE AFFECTED BY THE FIRES – THOSE OF YOU WHO WERE EVACUATED, THOSE WORRIED ABOUT LOVED ONES IN HARMS’ WAY. PLEASE LET US KNOW IF WE CAN SUPPORT YOU IN ANY WAY, WITH PRAYER OR CONNECTING YOU TO SERVICES. CONTACT THE CHURCH OFFICE Dear Friends, Sometimes we have… Read more »

VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE FOR SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 27, 2020

Welcome to St. Andrew Scroll Down to Experience This Virtual Worship Service In addition to this Virtual Worship Service, you are invited to join us on Zoom for the All Church Coffee HourSunday, September 27 – 10:00am – 11:00amIt will be a time for Check-in, Prayers, and getting better acquainted in Small Group Conversation.We hope… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 9/23/20

Dear Friends,These are such trying times. Fr. Richard Rohr, a beloved living Christian theologian and spiritual leader, wrote a compelling letter that came out today. I want to share some of it with you (this is an edited version) since it is so clear this came from his big heart with great urgency. If you’d like to explore… Read more »

VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE FOR SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 20, 2020

Welcome to St. Andrew Scroll Down to Experience This Virtual Worship Service In addition to this Virtual Worship Service, you are invited to join us on Zoom for the All Church Coffee HourSunday, September 20 – 10:00am – 11:00amIt will be a time for Check-in, Prayers, and getting better acquainted in Small Group Conversation.We hope… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 9/16/20

We’ve recently come across the Netflix series, Our Planet. This series invites us to, “Experience our planet’s natural beauty and examine how climate change impacts all living creatures in this ambitious documentary of spectacular scope, using exhilarating visuals and stunning footage of rarely-seen animals mixed with somber truths about humanity’s impact on the planet’s habitats and… Read more »

VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE FOR SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 13, 2020

Welcome to St. Andrew Scroll Down to Experience This Virtual Worship Service In addition to this Virtual Worship Service, you are invited to join us on Zoom for the St. Andrew Annual Congregational & Corporation MeetingsSunday, September 13, 10:00 am on Zoom Use the Zoom link in our Saturday and Sunday emails. Email the church… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 9/9/20

Pedal for Protein 2020! It’s hard to believe that we are in our seventh year of the Pedal for Protein (P4P) fundraiser for Northern California food banks. As many of you know, this fundraiser directs funds to food banks for purchase of protein-rich foods. So often, donations to food banks are more carbohydrate based and lacking in… Read more »