Upcoming Events

Welcome, below you can find a listing of upcoming events and ministries at St. Andrew. You can use the yellow button above to filter by category or change views. Some ongoing ministries or service opportunities may be listed on their ministries pages.

Pastor’s Thursday AM Study

Ages: Adults Description: A Bible study led by the pastors to foster community, spiritual growth, and prayer support. Join us even if you have not yet participated. Drop-ins are always welcome. No experience necessary. New Study Starting December 2 Pastor’s Book Study on Rachel Held Evans’ “Wholehearted Faith” “Evans died at 37, but a beautiful new book captures her brave outlook. . . . I could not help but notice the poetry in Evans’s prose. . . . What readers…

Yoga & Devotions

Ages: Adults Description: Each session opens with scripture and closes with a devotion and prayer. No previous yoga experience necessary. Participants wear yoga type stretchy pants with a semi-fitted top that allows for movement, and have a yoga mat or beach towel. Classes are taught by an experienced certified yoga instructor. You are welcome to come once, twice, or any time that works in your schedule. There is no charge for participation. The 11:00 AM session is available in person…

Women of the Word—PM

Age Range: Adult women Description: It’s Not Supposed To Be This Way, a study written by Lysa TerKeurst. Lysa will help us navigate between expectations and life’s realities and help us remain steadfast in the face of difficulty. A women’s Bible study of faith and fellowship using DVD, workbook lessons, and small group discussions. For beginners and advanced! Contact: Lori Goble at 952.484.6963 or lgoble82@yahoo.com

Suicide Bereavement Support Group

Age Range: 18 or older Days/Times: 1st Tues & 3rd Thurs of each month, 7:00–9:00 PM Description: 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. Contact: Tammy Sperr and Cheryl Harjes

Band of Sisters

Age Range: 30–50-Something aged women Description: To connect 30-50-something aged women to Christ and to one another through book discussions and Bible studies. Focused on building authentic relationships, fun, and spiritual growth. Childcare provided for a small fee. Contact: Kate Neiss

Sat. AM Dad’s Group

Age Range: 25-70-something-aged dads Description: With so many places to go and things to do, it’s often hard to take time for yourself. We want to gather men together to share experiences and wisdom about being a good dad, to provide men with networking and relationship-building opportunities, and to give one another a source of support, laughter, and lots of shared discussion! Contact: Gary Spears or Bill McMonigal

Sat. AM Men’s Bible Study

Age Range: Adult men 40+ Description: The Saturday mornings men’s group is a light hearted bunch from several churches in the South West Metro that enjoys Christian fellowship and learning. We have a particular liking to Andy Stanley and other contemporary Christian preachers. We use videos and Bible studies as conversation starters on living a Christian man’s life in today’s world. Join us anytime you don’t need to wait until we start a new series. All Mature (from 40 to…

Bread Baking 101

Always wanted to learn to bake bread? Want to develop a range of bread recipes from soda, wheat, sweet bread Challah? Pat Day (Minnesota State Fair ribbon-winning baker) and Pastor Peter return for another season of baking classes over Zoom that allows for all participants to bake from their own kitchens and interact with the instructors. Join us! Our plan this fall is to introduce and bake together three different breads. Participate in one, two or all three sessions. Participate…

Bluegrass Christmas

Bluegrass Christmas Sunday Sunday, December 5, 9:00 & 10:30 AM A few years ago, a new tradition was started here where we celebrate the Season with toe-tapping, finger picking renditions of your favorite Christmas music- prairie style!  Come and bring a friend!

Worship

Worship Times & Format Sunday 9:00 AM | Traditional  Familiar hymns and liturgy bring a sense of tradition at this service. Our 9:00 AM service music uses a spirited approach with a wide variety of hymns, liturgical music, and anthems that often draw from many musical styles: classical, spirituals, gospel, jazz, and both historic and contemporary hymnody.   Sunday 10:30 AM | Blended Our worship music style at this service utilizes both the best of today’s contemporary Christian music and the familiar…

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

A Merry Little Christmas Party

A Merry Little Christmas Party Sunday, December 5, 11:30 AM 6th–8th graders are invited to the Youth Room after morning worship on December 5 for a holiday celebration from 11:30AM–2:00PM! We will eat great food, decorate cookies, play a gifting game, and watch a Christmas movie. Bring a “White Elephant” gift to share. Search the attic or your grandma’s basement for something unusual, funny, or random that you can wrap it up and bring for our gift exchange—no purchasing allowed!…