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Outreach

Outreach

Outreach is central to the life and work of St. Andrew’s. A dedicated and energetic committee supports the congregation in its participation toward action and advocacy.

Click on this blog for the latest on current Outreach events, information on our on-going outreach projects, and our partnerships with our like-minded neighbours.

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This Sunday!

This Sunday!

Join us this week and next, for a two part online worship in conversation with Marie Wilson. In the aftermath of the discovery of unmarked graves of Indigenous Children, and the  many, many calls to respond, Dr. Wilson makes time for us,  Saint Andrew’s.  This is one...

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We grieve the lost lives of Indigenous children. The United Church of Canada apologized for our broken relationship with Indigenous peoples and pledged to heal it. It is a pledge for each one of us. The 1986 Apology “We tried to make you be like us and in so doing we...

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Weekly Newsletter – Read it here!

Weekly Newsletter – Read it here!

Click  HERE to read this week's newsletter. (last updated Friday June 11) If you don't subscribe to our weekly newsletter you need to know that it is the place to get all the information about what's happening in St. Andrew's Community, delivered to your inbox on...

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Overview of our Climate Action from Social Justice Action Committee

Overview of our Climate Action from Social Justice Action Committee

Our Social Justice Action Committee have worked hard over many years to raise our awareness and inspire us to action on addressing climate change. The committee used the framework of the St Andrew’s Green Covenant to list examples of what we have been doing at our church. Thanks to Susan Alexander who used her tech skills to make this video.

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Guaranteed Living Income – Take Action Now!

Guaranteed Living Income – Take Action Now!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HC2pV9MX01k Our church is among many United Church faith communities and social justice and community outreach ministries - such as Brunswick Street Mission and the Sunday Supper - across the country that are involved in supporting...

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St.  Andrew’s Refugee Sponsorship – Al-Keek Family

St. Andrew’s Refugee Sponsorship – Al-Keek Family

We are hopeful that movement forward for the Al Keek Family will be starting soon. They have been advised their March 30th meeting with the Embassy, which was cancelled because of Covid, will be rescheduled. This is good news and creates a flicker of hope. We want to...

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Introducing our New Council Chair – Sherry Hassanali

Introducing our New Council Chair – Sherry Hassanali

Greetings. K’we.  Salam.  Bonjour... I am so delighted to have been installed as your new Chair of Council.  For those of you who don’t know me, I’d like to introduce myself to you. I began attending St. Andrew’s United Church in 2007, and was baptized in October...

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Offerings, Donations during Covid 19

Offerings, Donations during Covid 19

The financial and economic implications of the current Coronavirus impact will be profound.  We hold in prayer all who are experiencing financial uncertainty or indeed distress due to the virus. A group has been tasked with analyzing our financial situation and...

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We’re recruiting! – Livestream Tech Help

We’re recruiting! – Livestream Tech Help

  HELP! We need some volunteers to record our livestreamed Sunday services. It’s a cool task – and very important in this time of separation and isolation. We have a great new sound/video system.  We’ll show you exactly how to use it and what to do.   Learn something...

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