Quilters Ministry

The Quilting Group – In the midst of illness, loss of a loved one or other personal crisis, a physical touchable expression of care and concern can be very important.  The members of the Quilting Group create beautiful quilts and other needed items that provide care, comfort and encouragement to…

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Fr. Dave’s sermon for Advent 1 year B

Advent #1…Series B Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (December 2&3-2017)   Title: Heaven and Earth WILL Pass AWAY!! Text: Mark 13:24-37.   This weekend we celebrate the first Sunday in Advent and the beginning of a brand new Church Year (so…Happy New Year, everyone!).  And Jesus’ word for us this evening/morning…

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Fr. Dave’s Sermon for “Christ the King”

Christ the King…Series A Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (November 26th, 2017)   Text: Matthew 25:31-46. Title: Christ…the INVISIBLE KING!! On this final Sunday of the Church year…I would like to share three simple stories…stories which I believe communicate something of the central truth…the surprising truth…the somewhat disturbing truth of Jesus’…

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Stewardship Sunday Homily Nov 11 & 12

Stewardship Sunday Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (November 11&12-2017) Title: REMEMBERING the FUTURE… Text: Luke 12:13-21 The title of my homily this evening/morning is REMEMBERING THE FUTURE. I wish I could take credit for this clever title, but I really can’t…I borrowed it from the title of a really wonderful book…

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All Saints Day Homily Nov 5th

The Feast of All Saints…Series A Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (November 5th, 2017) Title: Silk Purses and Sow’s Ears… Text: Matthew 5:1-12   Today we join Christian churches around the world in celebration of the feast of All Saints…a feast which we know the church has been celebrating since the…

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Fr. Dave’s homily for Oct. 14th & 15th

Proper 23A (Pentecost #17) Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (October 14&15-2017) Text: Matthew 22: 1-14 Title: God PROVIDES what God REQUIRES!!   I have always thought that the most interesting thing (and, maybe the most important thing) about our Gospel reading for this 19th Sunday after Pentecost, is that it is…

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Fr. Dave’s homily for Oct. 7th & 8th

Proper 22…Series A Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (October 7th&8th, 2017)   Text: Matthew 21: 33-43 Title: The Illusion that IT’S OURS!!   Like the parable of the Laborers in the Vineyard (our Gospel reading for last weekend) you don’t need a seminary degree to understand the main message of the…

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Fr. Dave’s Homily for Oct 1st.

Proper #21…Series A St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church (October 1st, 2017)   Text: Matthew 21: 28-32 Title: The No and Yes Sons!!   Once there was a father who had two sons.  And at breakfast one morning, the father said to his youngest son, “you know that we are in the…

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ECW NEWS

ECW NEWS  Thank you to the ECW members who answered the call to help with the Community Dinners.  The next dinner will be Oct. 21 at 6PM.  We will help with setting tables, wrapping dinnerware and some clean up. ECW voted on two exciting events!!  A PAINT PARTY and an…

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