News, Events, Updates and BlogThe latest from St. Andrew's United Church and St. Andrew's Regional Ministries
We are A Community that Cares! By Lisa Penzo Whether the need is at a time of joy and celebration, illness or bereavement, whether it is in a time of crisis, job loss, loneliness or simply a need to connect with our church community, we are here for you. Our Heart...read more
Sermon by Rev. Lois Punton Scripture: Psalm 23 and John 10:22-30 We don’t often hear Psalm 23 on a Sunday. We might sing it once in a while or hear it sung as we did today, but many pastors frequently read it to hospital patients, the dying, and...read more
Do you have a back yard garden that you are not using that could grow food for the Food Bank? St. Andrew’s Gardeners can help. Call Don Stiles. There are 10’ X 10’ plots available behind Deer Park United Church available at $50 per season. Sign up at the Deer Park...read more
By Marion Wolff Over 25 people attended the Refugee Sponsorship Initiative information meeting at Scarboro United Church on April 13 to hear Sam Nammoura share information on the Syrian Refugee Support Group Calgary (www.yycsyr.ca) as well as to receive the latest...read more
Plans for this Summer's Camp Caravan 2016 are well underway and we'd like to introduce our Camp Coordinator who has been at work since January in preparation for July and August. Caravan Coordinator Elizabeth Gray has more than 10 years’ experience working with summer...read more
By Rev. Lois Punton I enjoyed the St. Andrew’s weekly walks and conversations that took place leading up to Easter. Those participating have shared profound insights into scripture and faith. We have told stories of life, experience and faith as we have journeyed...read more
By Marion Wolff One month ago, our Syrian family arrived in Calgary. For over two years, the family of six had lived in a Syrian refugee camp in Jordan, and now they are living in a new home in a new country. What a culture shock they must be experiencing: a new...read more
Early last week, the four-church Refugee Committee learned the Syrian family of six that it was anticipating would arrive Saturday night. The committee of Scarboro, McDougall, St. Andrew's and Deer Park United Churches' representatives went into high-gear. Final items...read more
By Jim Dennis When The Common Cup Company was in Calgary last fall, I bought some CDs. I have been listening to them and particularly to the unique and appropriate piano stylings of Jim Uhrich (Uhrich is a former St. Andrew's minister and founding member of Common...read more
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Contact / LocationsSt. Andrew's Centre (Office, Programs) and Sunday Worship
St. Andrew's Centre - Office and Program Space
Sunday Worship location: Deer Park United Church
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I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams. Acts 1:17