Monthly Archives: October 2016

getting to eight

St. Andrew’s has taken some big steps forward in the past few weeks. A legacy gift has allowed us to pay off the remainder of our debt from the 2006/7 capital campaign. And thanks to a spirit-filled and faithful effort … Continue reading

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St. Andrew’s is debt-free!

I have great news to share: this month St. Andrew’s paid off the remaining $57,000 in construction debt from the 2006/2007 capital campaign and improvements. I’ll share more about this in my upcoming Harmony newsletter article. On Sunday, Nov. 6th … Continue reading

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apples to apples at election time

My brothers and sisters I solemnly urge you: proclaim the message, be persistent whether the time is favorable or unfavorable; convince, rebuke and encourage, with the utmost patience. (From the Collect of the Day) Though I admit I am a … Continue reading

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the bazaar & hurricane relief

The devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew, both internationally and in our home state of North Carolina, has touched us all. Those suffering in the wake of this storm are in our prayers. We at St. Andrew’s, like many in our … Continue reading

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exile on elm street

Exile is the feeling of living in a no-place, a land with a thin or hidden history where dreams and nostalgia short-circuit the present and where neighbors are little more than abstractions. The prophet Jeremiah speaks to a community that … Continue reading

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