Church News (Page 3)

Church News (Page 3)

Announcing: Youth Swim Party – Sun Aug 26, 2pm-7pm

All youth in grades 6 through 12 are invited to come anytime between 2pm and 7pm and stay as long as you like. We will have a short devotion time toward the end of the day. This is a great time to get together before the busyness of the fall begins!! There is no cost for admission and pizza will be provided. You are welcome to bring a snack or dessert to share. Please RSVP to Ron Ordonez at…

Outreach: Cathedral Kitchen in Camden

On the 1st Wednesday of each month, St. Andrew’s volunteers at Cathedral Kitchen in Camden. Our next date to volunteer is Wednesday, September 5th, when: 6 volunteers will meet in St. Andrew’s parking lot at 10:30am carpool to Cathedral Kitchen to make sandwiches travel along with a staff member to a senior citizens’ center in Camden to distribute the sandwiches and soup from the Cathedral Kitchen food truck.  It’s a very organized and rewarding event! There is also an opportunity to participate in serving dinner…

Message from Commission on a Way Forward – Council of Bishops

In February 2019, at a Special Session of the General Conference, United Methodist delegates from around the world will decide how to move forward as a denomination around the issue of human sexuality. Below is an explanation of one of the plans, the “One-Church Plan” (recommended by Council of Bishops), that will be presented.  This plan would allow for contextualization in different parts of the world (adapting some non-essential practices to different mission fields to maximize our witness and success…

Donation Request from Cathedral Kitchen

Cathedral Kitchen has made a special request for empty refillable plastic water bottles to hand out to the guests of Cathedral Kitchen. Donations can be placed in the shopping cart in the lobby. 

Budgets Due!

ATTENTION COMMITTEE CHAIRS! Please submit your committee’s budget request for 2019 by August 31st to or the church office.

Announcing: 10th Anniversary Golf Classic – Fri Sept 28

Join us Friday, September 28, 2018 at Indian Spring Country Club for day of golf, dinner and fellowship. You are invited to play at our Golf Classic, be a sponsor at any level or come to enjoy the evening festivities, which include dinner, our silent auction and much more! 11am begins registration and lunch, and the evening rounds out with dinner being served at 6:30pm. Sponsor levels are listed in the attached brochure. You may mail a check to the church…

Announcing 2018 Summer VBS

Join us July 23rd to Thursday, July 26th from 6pm-8:15pm. A light dinner will be available at 5:45pm. This program is available to children age 4 through finished 5th grade. Registration forms are available in the lobby. For more information, please contact Director Ellen Barton at

Try-a-Tithe Sunday – 2nd Sundays

In an effort to connect giving with discipleship and faith practices, we are designating the 2nd Sunday of each month as “Try-A-Tithe” Sunday. The focus of “Try-a-Tithe” Sunday is to invite and encourage each household to grow toward a tithe or giving 1/10 of your weekly income. This means you would give the usual offering on the 1st, 3rd, 4th and 5th Sundays, then on the 2nd Sunday, Try-a-Tithe Sunday, you are invited to step up in faith and give…