Payback

Payback

By Jim Dennis  St. Andrew’s Jim Dennis recalls a farmer’s gift of kindness that he was encouraged to payback. My parents lived in the village of Mirror, east of Lacombe, AB. To celebrate Christmas with them in 1964, my wife and I took our eight-month-old...
Transfiguration and Rainbow Railroad

Transfiguration and Rainbow Railroad

This Sunday we celebrate Transfiguration Sunday: The story of Peter, James, and John accompanying Jesus to the top of a holy mountain. There, before their eyes, Jesus is transformed into a dazzling brightness. Imagine how their lives and faith were changed in that...
The Big Picture

The Big Picture

On February 3 in worship, we unveiled The Big Picture — a new fundraising initiative from both Deer Park and St. Andrew’s Church Councils. Note on March 8: The Big Picture Fundraiser wraps up on this Sunday, March 10. Your last opportunity to take an envelope....
Youth offer Worship Service

Youth offer Worship Service

In the regular worship service on Sunday, January 27, 2019, the youth from St. Andrew’s and Deer Park United Churches led worship. The message was delivered by Hunter Reboul reflecting on his experience last summer travelling coast to coast with a group of young...
Ski, Matthew!

Ski, Matthew!

St. Andrew’s Jim Dennis was sorting through some files recently and came across an article he’d written several years ago. It’s a beautiful piece on persistence and resiliency. Thank you, Jim! After my wife died I continued to work for a couple of...