News, Events, Updates and BlogThe latest from St. Andrew's United Church and St. Andrew's Regional Ministries
By Donna Marchak In a leap of faith by St. Andrew’s Regional Ministries and Calgary Presbytery, Affirming Connections was created earlier this year. Its mandate is ambitious - to establish a bridge between United Church Affirming Ministries in the Calgary region, and...read more
Rev. Hillary MacDonald was ordained by London Conference of The United Church of Canada on Saturday, May 26, 2018. Donna and Richard Betts were in Ontario and were able to attend the ordination service. Thank you to Richard Betts for sending photos. Hillary will join...read more
The first four pillars for servant leadership are basics that could also be requirements for most leadership, and for basic servant leadership. The next three pillars are marks of exceptional servant leadership. The fifth pillar is foresight: "having a sense for the...read more
There are many kinds of leaders and ways to use power. Jesus showed us using great power for others in contrast to the religious and secular leaders focused in his time on using power over others. Some leaders lead in pursuit of their own well-being and some leaders...read more
St. Andrew's United Church has voted to call Hillary MacDonald as Coordinating Minister, effective June 24, 2018 and pending approval of Calgary Presbytery later this month. This introduction of Hillary MacDonald was written by Donna Betts who presented the Search...read more
During our Stewardship and Finance meeting this morning, the task of completing the goal-setting form for M&S resulted in a discussion about Mission and Service and communication. To me, stewardship is part of exercising our freedom from slavery. One common form...read more
By Libby Brownell This Thursday, March 22, Sharon Butala will attend the Connections Ministry Luncheon since it will take place after the Book Club’s discussion on her latest book called Where I Live Now. Butala is a prolific Canadian author whose first book, The...read more
I went to a website article about 10 Reasons Why Churches do not Grow, and one line caught my eye "The greatest enemy of your future success is your current success." I first heard this theme watching a Peter Drucker video back in 2001. Peter Drucker, in his video,...read more
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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