Past Events

Small Books—Big Impact

The Bible is filled with many smaller books that are packed with meaning for faith and life. Join Pastor Matthew Fleming and Pastor Peter Johnson for two Wednesday evenings this September as they take turns leading a fun, informative, and informal Bible study on two short books: Joel and Philemon. No preparation is required. Bring you Bible as we read, discuss and learn together. Contact: Pastor Matthew Fleming and Pastor Peter Johnson

Prime Timers—Belize Mission Presentation

Hear Pastor Peter share about St. Andrew’s Belize Mission Trip!  Informative program about St. Andrew’s new mission site – Come, hear and see what it’s all about! Maybe you’ll want to go next time! Pastor Peter will show and tell about the diversity of ministry opportunities St. Andrew members have in Belize. Peter will be showing many of the pictures taken in Belize at the various mission sites. Hear about the opportunities our church members have to make a difference…

Rally Sunday

Brighter Days What difference does faith make in our lives?  Faith inspires meaningful community, purpose, service, and generosity.  Faith inspires the kind of hope that stubbornly clings to the promises of God. The church has a purpose to fulfill and each of us has a welcome place at the table. As St. Andrew “rallies” this Fall, we rally around the hope in Jesus that brings us brighter days and the opportunity to live out our faith in daily life in so…

Camp Maintenance Volunteer Weekend

Jerry Gorder is leading a maintenance and repair weekend at Spirit in the Pines. Sign up for a great weekend at Spirit in the Pines of fun, fellowship and keeping our Camp in ship shape!

Confirmation Orientation

Confirmation Orientation starts this day! We serve youth from 6th through 8th grade through youth events and Confirmation classes throughout the school year and summer. The Confirmation program at St. Andrew Lutheran Church begins as students enter 6th grade and concludes with the Affirmation of Baptism in the Spring of their 8th grade year. Our program is designed with the hope that your child will learn more about Christ, deepen their faith, strengthen friendships, and find their place in the…

Blessing of the Backpacks

Join us in Worship at 9:00 and 10:30 AM on Sept. 10, 2023 for a Blessing of the Backpacks! Bring your backpacks and we will bless them for a new year of learning. All students and educators will receive a special gift for the new year. Contact: Shawna Berg

Summer Walking Group

Do you appreciate regular walks? Want to connect with others from St. Andrew for a time of exercise, meet some new people, and a brief scripture reading and devotion? Join the Wednesday evening Walking Group at 6:30PM. We plan to have two groups – one for speed walkers (approximately 16-17 minute mile pace) and one for casual walkers (approximate 20 minute mile pace). All are welcome! Please sign up to indicate your interest. Contacts: Kathryn Hernke or Shelley Luna

Summer Grief Support Group 

Note: Enter through door 10 or the main entrance to avoid the stairs. Going through the loss of a family member or friend is a challenging time. A drop-in support group may be just the thing you need for support and encouragement. Join us at our Summer Grief Support Group lead by experienced and trained grief support facilitators from the Southwest Grief Coalition. This session is designed to be a drop-in format for conversation and encouragement. No registration is necessary.…

Night at the Lake

Savor a summer night together by the water! We’ll provide some treats, bean bags, and spikeball. Bring your favorite beach food and water fun to add to the mix. Summer’s not over yet! Contact: Pastor Sarah Fike

Big Stone Mini Golf

We will be spending the afternoon of August 23rd at Big Stone Mini Golf in Minnestrista. In addition to mini golf, Big Stone also has a sculpture garden, life-size games, and farm animals! Please meet at St. Andrew by 1:15 PM for check-in. We will board the bus around 1:30 and tee off at 2! Included in your $20 registration fee: We recommend bringing a small bag or backpack to carry a water bottle, sunscreen, hat and/or sunglasses, snacks from…

Saint Paul Saints Game

Take me out to the ball game but only with my St Andrew friends! We are cheering on the St Paul Saints as they take on the Indianapolis Indians. Contact: Pastor Sarah Fike

Forest Hills Elementary School – Fall School Supply Drive and Teacher Support

Let’s come alongside Forest Hills Elementary School students to make sure they have a good 2023-24 school year! The 2023 Backpack Drive for school partners at Forest Hills Elementary School in Eden Prairie aims to provide backpacks and school supplies for 80 students in need. These supplies will be distributed by the school’s social worker. A specific shopping list for each grade is available upon signup. To give, follow this easy process: If you would like to make a monetary…