Donate with your Mobile Device

Donate with your Mobile Device

People can now donate to St. Andrew’s United Church and St. Andrew’s Regional Ministries using their Mobile Device. St. Andrew’s offers a new giving method called text to give. Simply text GIVE to (587) 801-4235, then follow the instructions to set...
Thank you, Jim Kenney!

Thank you, Jim Kenney!

Rev. Jim Kenney wraps up his time with St. Andrew’s around Thursday, June 28. His last Sunday Worship with St. Andrew’s and Deer Park will be June 17. A special celebration will be held with cake following worship on that day.  When Jim came to St....
A Generous August Harvest

A Generous August Harvest

St. Andrew’s Community Gardeners By Don Stiles    A generous harvest was done on Thursday, Aug 3, with produce from the community gardens of Bow Bottom and Cedarbrae as well as the back yard gardens in Douglasdale, Parkland and Midnapore. All produce was put on...
Advent 3:  The Persistence of Joy

Advent 3: The Persistence of Joy

By Shelley Den Haan As we move towards the third week of Advent — Joy — I recalled an article written for The United Church Observer, re-discovered while cleaning files last summer. Based on Mary’s Song in Luke 1:46-55, it was originally published 16...
Sent Forth in Song and Prayer

Sent Forth in Song and Prayer

Rod Syke’s Retirement Celebration:    Sunday, September 28 was Rod Sykes Retirement Celebration but it was also a time of sending forth in God both Rod and the congregations.  Rod said in his sermon: “What we have started must continue through your best...
Completeness, tranquility…Shalom and Summer

Completeness, tranquility…Shalom and Summer

 After hot days touring Montreal earlier in July, our youngest daughter encouraged that evenings be spent in a tree-shaded playground near where we were staying. Three parents and three children were usually already on the playground. One parent spoke English, another...