ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 4/8/20

There’s more to come: We continue to shout our praise even when we’re hemmed in with troubles, because we know how troubles can develop passionate patience in us, and how that patience in turn forges the tempered steel of virtue, keeping us alert for whatever God will do next –Romans 5:3-5 (MSG) Dear Friends, Did you know… Read more »

VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE FOR PALM SUNDAY – APRIL 5, 2020

You are invited to: St. Andrew’s All Church Coffee Hour Sunday, April 5 – 11:00am – 12:00pm Bring a palm or other branch, or wave flowers! Bring something to eat and drink (anything!) to Communion! Use the link in our Saturday and Sunday emails. Email the church office if you need a link: Link Request While St. Andrew’s… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 4/1/20

Click to listen to Song Performance: Jesus Laughing – performed by the Peasall Sisters There’s a picture on the wall that brings me comfort My weary eyes rest on it from time to time Its a sweet unique depiction of the Savior The only one I know one I know quite of its kind Refrain:… Read more »

ST. ANDREW VIRTUAL WORSHIP MARCH 29

You are invited to St. Andrew’s All Church Coffee HourSunday, March 29 – 11:00am – 12:00pm While St. Andrew’s worship services are suspended, we are connected through love and friendship with you and people all over the world.   Welcome to this “virtual” worship service for Sunday, March 29, 2020. Many thanks to Ron Moser (technical… Read more »

E-News for 3/25/20 from Rev. Jan Reynolds

Follow this link to a beautiful reading of this poem: “And the people stayed home.And read books, and listened, and rested,and exercised, and made art, and played games,and learned new ways of being,and were still. And listened more deeply.Some meditated, some prayed, some danced.Some met their shadows.And the people began to think differently. And the… Read more »

ST. ANDREW VIRTUAL WORSHIP MARCH 22

IMPORTANT NOTICE St. Andrew has suspending on-site worship services as a preventative measure during the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  However, we are connected through love and friendship with you and people all over the world who are in the same boat with us. Welcome to this “virtual” worship service for Sunday, March 22, 2020…. Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS FOR MARCH 18

Calm and Kindness go a long way… Dear Friends, It’s not life as usual. As I write, all people in Marin and seven other counties are on strict guidelines to stay secluded except for essential business. Such an order appears inevitable for Sonoma. Our anxiety may be heightened further, but we can remember that the point of… Read more »

ST. ANDREW VIRTUAL WORSHIP 3/15/20

IMPORTANT NOTICE St. Andrew is suspending on-site worship services as a preventative measure during the spread of COVID-19 virus. We will be in contact with information soon about how we can continue to be in community and connected during this time. In the meantime, welcome to this “virtual” worship service for Sunday, March 15, 2020…. Read more »

JOIN US THIS SUNDAY!

Lenten Worship Series The Wisdom in Not Knowing  Sundays, March 1 – April 5 “Being receptive to the unknown, in all its many facets, allows us to become more open, curious, flexible, and expansive in our lives.”    — Estelle Frankel To most of us, the unknown is both friend and foe.  At times, it can… Read more »

Our Current Worship Series: School of Love

Worship News for Sunday, January 19, 2020: Join us this Sunday for worship services at 9:00am & 10:30am Our Current Worship Series: School of Love Do you know what you believe?  Do you know how your beliefs dictate the way you live your life today? Join us as Rev. Jan Reynolds shares some of the… Read more »

St. Andrew’s Advent Worship Series: Breaking News!

In the midst of the urgency and distraction of life, we enter into the season of Advent in which we anticipate not only the birth of the Christ child, but God With Us. At St. Andrew, Advent will herald the breaking through of good news for us in the form of hope, peace, joy and… Read more »

Holy Recreation “Travel as Pilgrimage”

Genesis 12:1-9 Dear Friends, This week, I offer the first in a short sermon series “Holy Recreation.”  How may we renew ourselves this summer? One typical way, of course, is to travel.  To explore a new city or country, or even a new setting within our local Bay Area. When we enter new surroundings, we… Read more »

Popcorn Parables: Pulling Together “Remember the Titans”

1 John 4:19-21 1 John 2:9-11  Dear Friends,   Whew, it sure is tough sometimes to see our own part in an altercation or riff, maybe even harder with those we love most.  What unconscious prejudices and assumptions are we carrying that get in the way of our reconciliation and unity?   As 1 John 2:9-11 tells… Read more »

Popcorn Parables: Pulling Together “Soul Surfer”

Join us this Sunday, July 21st for worship services – 9:00am & 10:30am. Jeremiah 29: 7,11 Philippians 4:13    Dear Friends,   This Sunday we embark on a couple of Summer Worship “mini-series.”  We will share uplifting “Popcorn Parables” movie nights and worship services, with the overall theme of “Pulling Together.”  We start this week with… Read more »