Sunday, Jan. 19:
9:30 am Worship - Sermon Today: What are You Looking For?
11:00 am Adult CE Class
12:00 pm Comfort My People
Monday, Jan. 20: Office is Closed for the MLK Holiday
Tuesday, Jan. 21: Announcements and Presbytidings Articles Due
Thursday, Jan. 23:
10:00 am Historical Jesus
7:00 pm Choir
Sunday, Jan 26:
9:30 am Worship Service
10:30 am Annual Congregational Mtg.
11:00 am Adult CE Class
Sunday, Feb. 2:
9:30 am Worship/Communion Service
11:00 am Adult CE Class
Adult Christian Education Every Sunday at 11 am
Sunday, Jan. 19: Holy Fireside Chat with our Elder Elders.
Did you know that the St. Andrew community includes seven nonagenarian Ministers of the Word and Sacrament? Can you name them? We figure that clergy in their nineties have thought long and deeply about the Church and Christian faith. Join us on January 19 to hear from Bob "Shep" Shepperson and Liz McMaster. The class will continue on February 2 and 9 when you'll hear from our other ElderElders.
Led by Catherine Robinson & Kathy Jackson.
Sunday, Jan. 26: Pass It On!
This is the last of the series led by Pastor Roger.
Sharing your wealth as you wish.
Tuesday, February 4 - What are you doing on the First Tuesday of the month? Presbyterian Women are enjoying a bible study on this year's topic of the 10 Commandments. Pastor Roger facilitates our discussion and everyone is invited to join in. February's lesson is Chapter 6 - "Words of Love: Hold your marriage Sacred." Please join us in the Library at 10:00 am on Tuesday, February 4, as we continue to study these cornerstones of our faith.
On Tuesday, February 18, Presbyterian Women will host Albuquerque Journal columnist, Ellen Marks. Ellen writes a weekly column in Sunday's paper called "Scam Watch." She will be talking to us about recent phone and electronic scams as well as ways to keep our identities safe. Please join PW at 10:00 am on 2/18 for this interesting and helpful presentation.
Announcements and Presbytidings Articles are Due January 21
Comfort My People,
a support group for those living with a mental illness and/or caretakers, will gather in the church library Sunday, Jan. 19 at 12 pm for conversation, sharing ideas, experiences and fellowship, all which contribute to recovery. There are no lectures or advice given, just acceptance and care. A light lunch will be available.
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity - January 18-25
Sunday, Jan. 19th at 12:15 pm, Immaculate Conception, 619 Copper Ave. NW and Mon., Jan. 20 at 7 pm:
1. St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 9500 Constitution Ave NE, is hosting a musical event that will benefit Family Promise with a free will donation.
2. Camino de Vida Presbyterian/Lutheran Congregation, 3907 Isleta Blvd SW. Bilingual service with refreshments following.
Tues., Jan. 21 at 5:15 pm, United Church of Santa Fe, along with Santa Maria de La Paz Catholic Church & St. Bede's Episcopal Church for a prayer service at 1804 Arroya Chamiso Rd., Santa Fe, a potluck follows.
Wed., Jan. 22 at 6 pm, Taize Service at Santuario de Chimayo in the Santo Nino Chapel at 15 Santuario Dr, Chimayo, NM.
Fri., Jan. 24 at 7pm, Evening of Prayer - Our Lady of the Annunciation, 2532 Vermont St. NE.
The Church Offices are Closed Jan. 20 for the MLK Holiday
Going to Santa Fe for the Opening Day of the NM Legislative Session?
Meet with friends at St. Andrew on Tuesday, Jan. 21st at 9:30 am to drive together. We'll return by 3 pm!
Roadrunner Food Bank Benefit
A fundraiser event to benefit Roadrunner Food Bank on Sat., Jan. 25, 11 am - 2 pm. Event is at 5840 Office Blvd NE. Bring a friend to enjoy soup & dessert from 40 restaurants. Tickets: $50 adults, $15 children ages 5-12. Purchase tickets online at www.rrfb.org or call 505-349-8909.
Our next breakfast gathering for Famous Friends will be next Sunday, January 26th at 8:15 am in the Adult CE Room. The theme is A Rain of Stars.
A Festival of Psalms
Featuring the choirs of : Congregation Albert, St. Luke Lutheran Church, St. Timothy's Lutheran Church and special guests! A free will offering will be collected in support of HopeWorks and their work to end homelessness in Albuquerque. Jan. 26th at 3pm at St Luke Lutheran Church. For more information contact Clara Byom at:
Presbytery of Santa Fe Presbyterian Women Gathering and Mini-Retreat
Sat., Feb. 1, 9 am- 2 pm at First Presbyterian Church, Fellowship Hall, 215 Locust St. NE.
Registration & Coffee 8:30 am
"Labors and Love in the Face of Injustice: A Journey Inward and Outward."
Contact Susan Smith at 505 688-0919; or email
COST: $10 at the door INCLUDES LUNCH, For additional information: Nancy Thomas at 505 263-8934; email@example.com. More info on flyer on the bulletin board in narthex.
Help Fight Hunger!
Souper Bowl of Caring collection is coming up on Sunday, February 2! Remember to bring your $$ and cans of soup. Teams will be announced in upcoming announcements.
Lutheran Advocacy Ministry New Mexico
Bishop's Legislative Luncheon & Issues Briefing - Feb.6 in Santa Fe
In the morning, prior to the luncheon, there is an Issues Briefing at which current information about legislative activity on bills related to our Advocacy Agenda is shared. The luncheon is an opportunity to meet and network with Lutheran, ecumenical and interfaith advocates from around New Mexico. Registration deadline is Jan. 31. See Flyer in Narthex.
The Albuquerque Forum on Faith and Politics
Climate Crisis - What Can I Do?
Sunday, February 16, 3 to 5 pm at
St. Andrew - A Free Event
Youth Perspectives from Norah Warren- 6th grader, Clara Sims- NM Interfaith Power and Light, Tristan Wall- NM Wilderness Alliance
Climate Crisis: Today and In Our Future- Tom Solomon- 350org.NM
Climate Ethics- Larry Rasmussen- Reinhold Niebuhr Professor of Social Ethics emeritus
Followed by breakout sessions.
Church Office Needs Pictures! JPG, 5MB or less - Ones at church, church members or friends in action at an event or at church, nature, interesting subjects,...Please email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Men's and women's clothing, coats, and especially men's pants are needed. Please bring into the church office. Thank you for your participation in the clothing ministry.