Past Events

Easter Worship

The story of Jesus’ death and resurrection is the rescue story for each and every one of us! To experience this story more fully, we invite you to join us for each act of this three-act play that is Holy Week: Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday. Easter at St. Andrew Sunday, March 31 *8:00, ✝*9:00, ✝10:00, 11:00 AMWiggle & Worship 10:30 AM *Holy Communion celebrated in the Chapel following the service. ✝Indicates livestream is available. Christ is risen! …

Good Friday Worship

Good Friday at St. Andrew Friday, March 29 12:00, 5:30 (Family Service), 7:00 PM Good Friday stands as a solemn day of remembrance of the death of Jesus on the cross.  It is a holy day of reflection, prayer, repentance, and gratitude.  Although we can remember the weight of our own sinfulness as we are invited to take our turn holding the cross, we know that ultimately the cross of Jesus and the weight of the sins of the world…

Maundy Thursday Worship

Maundy Thursday at St. Andrew Thursday, March 28 6:30 PM Jesus brings us together to become one body, united through the bread and wine of the Lord’s Supper. On Maundy Thursday (“commandment” Thursday), we remember the new commandment that Jesus gives us to love one another, and we celebrate Holy Communion along with our children who receive their First Communion. Donate Easter Flowers A burst of colors will once again fill the chancel on Easter morning. You are invited to contribute to…

Palm Sunday Worship

Palm Sunday at St. Andrew Sunday, March 24 9:00, 10:30 AM Palm Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week for Christians around the world.  As our Sunday School children join us in worship with palm branches and shouts of “hosanna,” we hear together the story of Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem, and we see how events will turn that lead Jesus toward the cross of Calvary- for us and for our salvation.  Christians today still need to raise our voices…

Belize Mission Trip

St. Andrew’s Seeds of Support Mission offers an international mission trip opportunity to the Central American country of Belize from March 16-23, 2024. Welcome! Fill your EP Spring Break with rich experiences and meaning. Closely patterned after Seeds of Support Mission’s popular Haiti mission trips, our second Belize mission trip builds upon the success of the first Belize mission trip in August of 2023. It introduces participants to a whole new set of friends and programs. Focused on relationship building…

Suicide Bereavement Support Group

Every 1st Tuesday (In person) and 3rd Thursday (Online) Age Range: 18 or older This support group aims to provide a safe, accepting and non-judgmental place for people struggling with the challenge of suicide loss. Leadership of this support group have experienced personal loss of their own and have received specialized training. Meetings on the 1st Tuesday of each month in the conference room at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Eden Prairie (enter through main entrance and the conference room…

Lenten Worship

Wednesdays | 6:30 PM Join us for worship each Wednesday of Lent. Plan on family-friendly worship with songs, readings, simple interactive reflections, and prayers – all designed for all ages. Our sermon series topic is ‘Why?’. From an early age, children ask the question “why.” They are curious and learning. As parents and into adulthood, these “why” questions get more complex. ‘Why’ is an important faith question, too. Job asked God about suffering and loss. Many psalms express deep emotions…

Empower Class for Women 

Ladies, are you ready to dedicate time for yourself? Join us to spend time focusing on your well-being. Learn new tools to improve your health and create connection and community with other women. In our weekly group class, you’ll learn and practice a variety of techniques to strengthen your body, calm your mind, and uplift your spirit. Each weekly class includes practicing body movements to build strength using a yoga mat and chair, a mindfulness practice, and a Christian devotion. The…

First Communion Class

Sign up to learn more about this sacrament in the Lutheran church. This is the opportunity for more directed learning about why we take communion, and how to take communion in a class designed for children who haven’t received communion, or who are just beginning to receive communion. Contact: Shawna Berg

Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI)

When we travel abroad to different countries, we witness new and different cultures. How do we react to them? There are different cultures in our own community, too, based on age, race, socio-economic status, national background, sexual orientation, etc. The IDI process is a global network of people committed to facilitating cross-cultural openness and understanding as a way to transcend ethnocentrism and establish effective, positive relations across cultural boundaries. The IDI is part of A More Just World program at…

Preschool Prayer Milestone

Join us for this parent/child class to learn more about how to incorporate prayer practices into your daily life with your preschool student!  Leave with some concrete prayer ideas, and examples for how to begin to pray together as a family.  This class is aimed at our preschool age children (3 and 4 year old students) and is part of our milestone ministry opportunities. Contact: Shawna Berg

Prime Timers: Discussion with Pastor Matthew

Prime Timers: Discussion with Pastor Matthew & Church Anew Starting with coffee & cookies in the Fellowship Hall Program: Pastor Matthew will share thoughts about the One Million + grant from the Lilly Foundation Check out the Church Anew Posts Pastor Matthew has written a book on the New Testament book of “Revelation” – come & hear what it’s about I hope that you will sign up at the receptionist’s desk in the Prime Timer’s Binder for this informative program…