ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 03/09/22

Note from Nicole This coming Sunday… Dear St. Andrew Community, When I began my Lenten planning, I had ideas and a plan. Then, Russia declared war on Ukraine. Somehow God will provide the words to bring my previous ideas and these new developments together in a way that will deepen our commitment to live our… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 03/02/22

A LENTEN SERIES AT ST. ANDREW Mystery of Creation / Mystery of the Cross A Lenten Series at St. Andrew March 2 – April 17  Lent and the rhythm of nature go hand in hand. As the seasons of creation move from birth to death to re-birth, we’re reminded that we do the same as… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 02/23/22

Note from Nicole This coming Sunday… Dear St. Andrew Community, This Sunday we have the joy of another baptism, this time for baby Drew Rasmussen. We all have a role in the baptismal vows and there is nothing more fulfilling than promising together, before God and one another, to love and nurture the newly baptized… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 02/16/22

Note from Nicole This coming Sunday… Dear St. Andrew Community, This Sunday is Acoustic Sunday and the acoustic band is hoping to bring you an upbeat and lively collection of songs before we move into the quieter, more subdued Sundays of Lent.Also this Sunday is part two of looking at the craft and practices of… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 02/09/22

Note from Nicole This coming Sunday… Dear St. Andrew Community,  For the next two Sundays we’ll step deeper into the mystery of the incarnation. The idea came from many of you who resonated with an earlier sermon in which I shared the foundational understanding of an actor’s process. It turns out that much of what… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 02/02/22

Note from Nicole This coming Sunday… Dear St. Andrew Community, In Bible Study this morning we found layers of meaning in Psalm 84; a rich celebration and praise for being in the presence of God. Psalms are less likely to be analyzed than they are to be prayed, said aloud, to experience. We could say… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 01/26/22

Note from Nicole This coming Sunday… Dear St. Andrew Community, In one of our two scriptures for Sunday (Jeremiah 1:4-10), God assures the young prophet that God will provide the words for Jeremiah’s mouth. While I am no prophet, I do begin every sermon praying that my words be pleasing to God. I can never… Read more »

ST. ANDREW E-NEWS 01/19/22

Note from Nicole This coming Sunday… Dear St. Andrew Community, During Bible Study this week, we discussed two well-known parables of Jesus: Luke 15:1-10 – The Parables of the Lost Sheep and the Lost Coin. We learned that parables don’t have to be treated as allegories, and when you unlearn the way it’s always been… Read more »