Children & Youth

Sunday School

Age Range: 3 years old–5th grade Description: Welcome back to Sunday School! This past year has brought upon us a lot of change… whether we were ready for it or not. Due to the many changes and continuous change Sunday School is going to look different this school year. We are so excited to bring our families something new and fun! We will begin our program in the gym in a large group to read, discuss or watch our Bible story of…

Bible Blasters

Age Range: 3rd–5th Grade Description: Bible Blasters is a great way for older children, 3rd through 5th graders, to connect with one another and God! Children should bring their Bibles, curiosity, questions and friends. We will start in the gym at 5:30-5:45 PM to play games. Then move to Room 208 to blast into the Bible and pray from 5:45-6:00 PM. We will have an Open House the week before programing starts, the 22nd, for families and children to get acquainted again…

Bible & Boogie

Age Range: Pre-K through 2nd graders Description: Bible and Boogie is a children’s group designed for Pre-K, 1st, and 2nd graders. Children will have fun while digging into a Bible story and praying together from 5:30-5:45 PM in Room 208. Then move into the gym where they will boogie and play games from 5:45-6:00 PM. We will have an Open House the week before programing starts, the 22nd, for families and children to get acquainted again with what we offer on Wednesday…

Wednesday Night Youth Group

Ages: 9th–12th Grade Description: Connect with other high school students from around the southwest metro at Wednesday Night Youth Group and monthly special events! On Wednesday nights, students will connect with God while connecting with one another through inspiring Bible studies, rewarding service projects, and ridiculously fun fellowship nights. Come for special events too like paintball, Timberwolves game and more! Invite your friends­—All are welcome! Follow @StAndrewHS on Instagram or join our WNYG groupme for the latest updates. Contact: TJ…

Worship Sunday

Worship Sundays are on the first Sunday of each month where children are invited to worship with their families. Sunday School will not happen on these days. But children will have so many special opportunities instead! Children alone or along with their families will have the opportunity to greet, usher, serve communion or read the scripture. Worship bulletins designed just for children will be provided to help children get the most out of the service. Contact: Sarah Dorr

Bible Celebration

Age Range: Pre-K–1st Grade & 3rd–4th Grade Days/Times: Celebration: Sunday, Oct. 3 during both worship services Instruction: Sunday, Oct. 3, 11:45 AM–12:30 PM Description: Pre-K–1st grade students are invited to receive their first Bible. 3rd and 4th graders are invited to receive their second Bible. Children and their families will celebrate this milestone with a special blessing in worship. Following worship, children with a guardian will attend an instruction class to dive deeper into their new Bible. There is a make-up session…

High School Bible Study

Ages: 9th–12th Grade Description: Connect with your friends and grow closer to each other in a small group Bible Study. You will connect with your group on deep and meaningful topics as you grow closer to God and each other. This is your chance to grow deeper in your faith and have fun while doing it. Contact: TJ Helgren

Movie Night

Join us for Coco! We will be having a movie night on our giant inflatable movie screen! There will be popcorn, hot chocolate and Hawaiian Shaved Ice. We will enjoy watching Coco and getting in the Halloween spirit. It all starts at 6:30 PM, be sure to bring chairs and blankets for the movie and anything else you need. The Hawaiian Shaved Ice is available for purchase, around 5 dollars. Contact: TJ Helgren or Sarah Dorr

ELCA Youth Gathering

Age Range: 8th–12th Grade Description: Join 30,000 others ELCA youth as we take over downtown Minneapolis! This is an event you will not want to miss with life changing service projects, thrilling games, and some of the best speakers the ELCA has to offer. This is one of the most impactful spiritual events a youth can have, so don’t miss out on your opportunity. Contact: TJ Helgren