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August at St. Andrew’s – We Welcome Folks from Trinity United
Welcome back from the summer break!
As you are all aware, the province of Ontario is currently in a period of “Step 3” restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Seating in the Church is limited and you must reserve your seat in advance. To do so, please contact the Church Office by 4 PM the THURSDAY prior to a Sunday Service with your name, return contact phone number or e-mail, and the number of people in your “bubble” that will be with you.
Please Note: it is preferred that you phone during Office Hours (10 am – 2 pm) on Tuesday Wednesday or Thursday. (E-mail and phone message reservations will be confirmed by the Church Office by return phone or e-mail)
Masking and social distancing is still in effect, and seating will be assigned. You may view/download the full text of St. Andrew’s COVID protocol by clicking *here*
Our Sunday services will continue to be recorded and posted for viewing here, and on St. Andrew’s YouTube Channel later on the Sunday evening.
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.
She will be absent for July and August but will be returning to St. Andrew’s (3/4 time) in September.
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:
Order of Service – For Sunday, August 8, 2021 Service
Click **HERE** to download/view the Order of Service for the Sunday, August 8, 2021
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.
St. Andrew’s YouTube Channel
Click on the YouTube image above to visit the St. Andrew’s YouTube Channel. All current and past recorded Sunday and special services are archived here – and may be viewed anytime.