In-Person Worship Services Suspended Until Further Notice
As you are probably aware by now, the province of Ontario will be entering into a four week period of increased restrictions due to the pandemic. The Worship/Christian Education Committee of St. Andrew’s met on April 1st and made the decision to suspend in-person worship until the public health restrictions are removed. All Sunday Services will be online – starting with the Easter Service on Sunday
A REMINDER that recordings of St. Andrew’s Sunday services will continue to be
provided weekly on the St. Andrew’s YouTube channel. Posted by Saturday evening, they are available for viewing anytime. time, day or night!
ONLINE Worship – April 11 – Holy Humour Sunday
To view the online April 11th service (Holy Humour Sunday) service, please click on the image below.
Click **HERE** to view/download the April 11th (Holy Humour Sunday) Order-of-Service bulletin.
TOGETHER – Online Newsletter – April 9, 2021
The latest TOGETHER – Online newsletter (Friday, April 9th edition) is available by clicking **HERE**.
To subscribe to this weekly newsletter, click the TOGETHER box at the top of this page… and we will add your name to our e-mail list.
Transitional Supply Minister – Rev. Lillian Roberts
We are moving forward into a new chapter in the life of St. Andrew’s. Reverend Lillian Roberts has agreed to serve as our Transitional Supply Minister snd she started on February 15, 2021.
Lillian has recently retired from her position as the Pastoral Relations Minister with the Canadian Shield Regional Council and has agreed to come out of retirement to help us navigate through the changes that are happening, and to discover our direction forward.
Rev. Roberts offers the following messages of introduction:
Easter Message from Chair of Council (Pat Kirton-Bailey)
View/Download the Easter Message from the Chair of St. Andrew’s Church Council, Patricia Kirton-Bailey by clicking **HERE**
Holy Week Reflection Booklets – 2021
Lenten and Holy Week Reflections This booklet of Lenten prayers and reflections for 2021 can be viewed/downloaded by clicking here.
This booklet is also available at the in-person worship services on Palm Sunday or Maundy Thursday or Easter Sunday , or by contacting the Church Office by phone or e-mail at any time..
Sincere thanks to Liz and Bethany Brownlee for their work in collecting and printing these booklets of reflections by members and friends of St. Andrew’s. May these special guides enrich your own personal faith journey.
Loaves & Fishes – now on facebook!
Our Loaves & Fishes Community Foodbank now has a facebook page. Click on the image below to visit!
St. Andrew’s is an inclusive and affirming Christian community of faith worshiping God and serving others. Inspired by Holy Scripture and guided by tradition, reason, and experience, we share the ministry of Jesus Christ by nurturing spiritual growth, caring for creation, and being with those in need.
St. Andrew’s United Church is an Affirming congregation within the United Church of Canada. We are committed to creating a safe, inclusive and nurturing community where all are welcome. We delight in the goodness and grace of God as expressed through the diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, family configuration, ability or economic circumstance. We give thanks for the richness of the Spirit among us and in the work we are called to do in the world.