Spring Study: Redefining Mission

This spring, we'll be spending 6 weeks talking about mission on a local and a global level. What does mission look like in a rapidly changing world? Who can be a part of mission? How can we be involved as a congregation? We will gather at St. Andrew's every Wednesday at 7 PM, beginning May 1. If you know you will be there, please take a second to pre-register so we have a head count. If you've … [Read more...]

Children’s Church Kick Off!

We are THRILLED to announce that we will be starting up a children's church program on May 12th! We haven't had the person power or the kids to have a kids' program for a while, so it's with great fanfare that we announce this exciting step! We are currently looking for some more lead teachers and assistant teachers, as well as willing substitutes. To find out more and to sign up to help, … [Read more...]

About South Sudan

On Tuesday evening last week, our brother Rev. Ben Waigo shared with us some background on the situation in South Sudan. We have been traveling with 4 ministers from South Sudan for the trip and the voice they have added to the conversations is priceless.  South Sudan is a pretty new country, having only gained independence from Sudan in 2011. It is a complicated country that is hard to sum up … [Read more...]

Rwanda: Day 10

On Thursday, we wrapped up our Bible study with Genesis 46:5-7. This facilitated a conversation about if Joseph and his family we reconciled. We agreed that the story doesn’t end in Genesis 46. Just like the story continues in Rwanda, the path to reconciliation has begun, but the work is not finished. We also talked about the relationship between reconciliation and healing. Another interesting … [Read more...]