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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 a...read more
Check out the fun video that Rev. Chelsea Masterman put together of Camp Caravan in Medicine Hat last week. Spaces available in our Calgary Camps in August. More information on our website: https://andychurch.org/campcaravan/...read more
As weekly routines start again, I reflected on holidays past and future hopes. The first week of my holidays was spent on yard projects, some being clean up, and some being working towards permaculture projects. In some ways, gardening and yard work is like...read more
I will be on holidays from July 24 until August 7, coming back to the office on August 8. I will also be on holidays from August 28 to September 2. Tom will be available for any pastoral emergencies between July 24 and August 7. I will be available for pastoral...read more
In the workshop on plant communities, roles and strata of plants were identified with the focus on below ground level for functions like fixing nitrogen, reaching water sources, and breaking up hard levels. Above ground level functions include attracting and feeling...read more
In workshops on Urban Permaculture, fungi and living soil, I learned more about the importance of soil fungi to plant communities. When certain fungi are added to the soil around plants, they become much more productive as the fungi team with the plant roots in...read more
An important part for me with stewardship campaigns and programs is ensuring members of the congregation are able to provide their priorities for the church, to identify their goals for the church and see that these goals will be supported by the stewardship program. ...read more
Right livelihood fits best when we have a BHAG, a Big, Hairy, Audacious Goal. When a goal drives our living, a goal that fits what we believe and value, it pushes us through fear of rejection or disdain and past distractions, complacency, and laziness. From 8...read more
Dare to be a Sower Matthew 13:1-9 13 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat by the lake. Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while all the people stood on the shore. Then he told them many things in parables,...read more
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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