When kids are preparing to go back to school, we want every child to start off the school year with adequate school supplies, a sturdy backpack and a new pair of athletic shoes! In the past, we served up to 250 children of all grade levels from the Mahtomedi and North St. Paul / Maplewood / Oakdale school districts. You can be part of this! Donate Backpacks & Athletic Shoes We are able to purchase school supply items at a great price through a wholesaler, so we will gratefully accept monetary donations, or donations of backpacks and athletic shoes. Take a tag off the giving trees in the Sanctuary or Great Hall through August 8, and place the items under the wish trees by Sunday, August 15. Or check out our wish list on walmart.com and order items to be delivered directly to St. Andrew's! Volunteer at School Supply Distribution Our school supply distribution serving kids from Mahtomedi and the North St. Paul / Maplewood / Oakdale school districts happens Aug. 16-18. Volunteer to help set up the school supply "store" on Monday, Aug. 16 Volunteer to "shop" with our students as they pick out their supplies. We ask for adults only for the sake of confidentiality of the youth being served. Distribution will be Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 17 & 18. Click here to sign up! Make a Monetary Donation for School Supplies We also gratefully accept monetary donations to help purchase school supply items. To make a donation, click here.
We care about you and your family! If you are experiencing a personal emergency, please call 911. If you would like to speak with a pastor please call the church office (651. 426 .3261) and follow the prompts. call the church office A COMMUNITY OF SUPPORT Life can be challenging, but you don’t have to walk through it alone. The pastors and care ministry team exists to reach out and share Christ’s love with people going through a difficult time. We welcome the opportunity to discuss how we can best support you. In addition to a caring ministry team, we can offers referrals to licensed counselors, resource centers and prayer. Hospital Visits– congregation members and friends known to be hospitalized are encouraged to contact our pastoral care team so we may offer spiritual support and prayer. Home Visits If you or someone you know would like to be connected to our prayer visitation ministry following a hospitalization, during transitional care or on a temporary basis, please let us know.
We are blessed to have St. Andrew's Village, an adult community managed by Presbyterian Homes, located at the north end of our campus. We partner with staff and residents at the Village on worship, special events, congregational care and more. learn more about st. andrew's village
A message from the St. Andrew's Church Council: It is with deep regret that we announce the resignation of Pastor Jenny Sung from St. Andrew's, effective June 30, 2021 ... Read more Join Us at A Reception A reception for Pastor Jenny will be held Sunday, June 20 at 11:30 am in the Great Hall, following the 10:15 Contemporary Service. No RSVP necessary. Read Pastor Jenny's Letter to the Congregation
Wednesdays, June 9 - July 21, 9 - 11:30 am Living with a chronic health condition such as arthritis, diabetes, cancer, or mental health conditions can be a daily challenge. Take charge by joining this Living Well with Chronic Conditions workshop. Participants in this virtual class make weekly action plans, share experiences and help each other solve problems as they carry out their plans. Topics include nutrition, exercise, medication use, pain management, emotions and communicating with medical providers. This "virtual" class will held via Zoom and hosted by two nurses. There will be an introductory session on June 9th where participants can meet one another, practice using Zoom, and receive support for technical challenges. Registration is reserved for Minnesota residents age 60 and above. The workshop will be held on Wednesdays, June 9 – July 21 from 9:00 – 11:30 AM. There is no cost to attend but donations are appreciated. Register now at https://yourjuniper.org/Classes/Register/2436 or contact the FCNN office at 651-204-0904 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. This “virtual “ class will be held via Zoom. Don’t know how to use Zoom? Don’t worry. We will help you! All participants must have audio and visual technology capabilities. This could be a laptop or tablet with a camera and microphone, or a smartphone. Registered participants will receive additional registration information prior to the class start date. Registered participants will receive the Zoom link for the Introduction Session and each class session via email.
If you are fully vaccinated, you do not need to wear a mask when on campus at St. Andrew's. If you are unvaccinated, we encourage you to wear a mask. We'll continue to practice social distancing and will evaluate protocols related to children and youth. We honor everyone's choices as we ease into relaxed COVID protocol.