ALL ARE WELCOME HERE
Transition to Temporary Worship Locations began November 8th!
Beginning the weekend of November 8th, Weekend Masses will be in our Temporary Sanctuary located in the Family Center. Please allow extra time to adjust to the new traffic patterns around the Family Center. Click here for more detailed information.
Knights of Columbus Thanksgiving Basket Food Drive
The Knights of Columbus will be conducting a food drive on November 15/16 and 22/23 to collect items to be used in the Thanksgiving baskets for the needy. Please bring appropriate canned goods and non-perishable food items for inclusion in the baskets. Some items of need include cranberry sauce, canned fruits (peaches, pears, pineapple, fruit cocktail) canned green beans, canned peas, canned carrots, canned or small box white potatoes, canned sweet potatoes, stuffing mix, gravy, small bags rice, small bags dried beans and canned pie mix. All items appreciated. Please leave your donations in the containers which will be available in the temporary Narthex and Family Center entrances during the month. Please be generous as the needs are great this year. This is a very worthy cause and all of the baskets are distributed within the community. Help give these families a blessed and happy Thanksgiving. Thank you for your generosity.
Adults Who Desire Confirmation
Come for a 6-week session to prepare for the Sacrament of Confirmation. Session begin on November 23rd. Confirmation will be on Saturday, January 25th. Please contact Deacon Tom Gotschall at 770-490-9436 or email@example.com.
Welcome to Our New Life Teen Leader
Jose Rodriguez-Rivera joins us this week from Tampa, Florida. He has several years of experience in various youth ministry programs. We are so blessed to have him join our staff. We look forward to getting to know him.
Coming Soon: A Fresh New Face for St. Andrew
Click here to read about the exciting new changes to our church.
What’s the Good News?
Deacon Gary Schantz recently led a pilgrimage of fathers and sons to the infamous prison called the “Alcatraz of the South,” Angola Prison. More than two dozen parishioners participated. See the St. Andrew pilgrimage featured in the Georgia Bulletin here.
Got Music Ministry/El Ministerio de la Música
Got music? Got talent? Singing solo or in a choir? Play an instrument? Wanna help people worship? Wanna give back to our parish? We have a great way for you! The St. Andrew Music Ministry! Contact Phil Barreca: 770-641-9720 x246, firstname.lastname@example.org.
¿Tiene talento? ¿Canta sólo o en coro? ¿Sabe tocar bien un instrumento? ¿Quiere ayudar a la gente a dar alabanza a Dios? ¿Quiere dar su talento y tiempo a su parróquia? ¡Tenemos la oportunidad! ¡El Servicio de la Música en San Andrés! Puede contactar a: Felipe Barreca, 770.641.9720 x246, email@example.com.
Series on the Catholic Faith
Do you have questions about why we do the things we do? Would you like to have a deeper understanding of your faith? Start looking for those answers here. Sessions will cover a variety of topics including changes since Vatican II, Reconciliation, the Mass, Dogma and Doctrine, and some of the history behind what we believe. Join us for a short series reintroducing you to the Catholic Church. The sessions begin September 17, and will be held every Wednesday for six weeks from 7:30-9:00 p.m. Please feel free to attend any or all sessions, each session is independent of the others. Contact Larry or Tracie Vicario at 770-998-5971 with any questions.
Be sure to check it out. You don’t want to miss any of our awesome programs.
New Ministries Need You! Lo necesita!
* Parking Assistance to help with loading/unloading and directing traffic when we move to the Family Center for worship services. Contact Bonnie Petrokovich at 770-642-6810.
* Para ayudar a disminuir el tráfico en el estacionamiento de la iglesia una vez trasladamos al Centro Familiar en donde se celebrarán las Misa. Contacto del Ministerio Hispano al 770-649-9392.
A Note from the Parish Council / Aviso del Consejo Parroquial
We’d like to continue to hear from you. We are interested in your opinion. Do you have a suggestion on what the Parish could do better? Fill out a card in the Narthex or at either side entrance and place it in the Suggestion Box. We will try to answer each of your requests where possible.
Nos gustaria seguir escuchándolos. El consejo Parroquial está interesado en su opinión. ¿Tiene alguna sugerencia para que la Parroquia puede ser major? Llena la tarjeta en la entrada de la iglesia con sus sugerencias y colóquela en la caja que está ubicada allí mismo. Trataremos de responder a todas las sugerencias lo antes que posible. ¡Muchas gracias!
St. Andrew Preschool
Looking for a safe and nurturing environment for your one year old through five year old preschoolers? Our Catholic based, social, yet structured program is currently enrolling for the 2014-2015 school year. Visit our website for additional information: www.standrewspreschool.net or contact Carol Hastings at firstname.lastname@example.org. Preschool Office 770-642-1636.
Attention On-line Donors
To begin making your regular offertory, Renew Our Church, St. Martin de Porres/St. Vincent de Paul, or second collection contributions through credit card or ACH payments, please follow this link to online giving site or select the green “online giving” button above. Please call Kathy Erdy at 770-641-9720 ext. 229 or email at email@example.com on M,W,F for any questions or concerns you may have.