Annual Christmas Appeal 2016  [CHURCH]

“Do not be afraid!” the angel spoke to the shepherds. Does that message extend to us as well? Hopefully through your parish community. Just as the shepherds were charged to care for their flocks, we are charged to care for our parish. Fr. Sergio invites us in his annual letter to be mindful of supporting our parish with a generous spirit during this time of year.  Click to read more »

An Advent of Prayer  [CHURCH]

You are invited to An Advent of Prayer. Four unique workshops on prayer modeled after our personality indicators. God created us with many wonderful and enriching differences which inform how can best connect with God. Perhaps the way you “learned” to pray works or doesn’t work for you. Come and find out why that is, and how to find new ways to pray in the great treasures of Catholic prayer.

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Giving Tree Christmas 2016  [CHURCH]

Saint Andrew Parish and School will again be partnering with St. Mary of the Lake and St. Thomas of Canterbury, located in the Uptown neighborhood, with a Christmas service project through a Giving Tree. Last year’s project was incredibly successful and we helped over 550 students ranging from Pre-K – 8th grade stay warm over the cold, winter, Chicago months.

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Biddy Basketball 2016-17  [CHURCH]

Sign up has started for Biddy Basketball! If you have a child 3 years of older through 3rd grade, you can enroll them in our winter basketball league designed to promote community, team building, and self esteem.  The deadline for sign up is December 4, 2016. The season will begin on Sunday, January 8, 2017 and end on February 19, 2017.   Click to read more »

Gifts Given – Gifts Received  [CHURCH]

During the coming year, our reminder to be stewards of Saint Andrew Parish will comen in the form of monthly reflections on the words spoken at Mass and witnesses from parishioners on the gifts they share with the parish and the gifts they have received. Read more… Click to read more »

Enrich – Expand – Grow  [CHURCH]

We’ve started our Capital Campaign! Help us to get out the word by volunteering! We need willing and able volunteers to help us reach out to every member of our community so that everyone will have the opportunity to make a gift to support the campaign. Read more to find out about planned projects and the current status of the campaign.

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Be a Part of Parish Transformation  [CHURCH]

We need your help in transforming Saint Andrew Church through Parish Transformation.

Here are three steps how:

  • Get familiar with the Parish Transformation Action Plan
  • Look around and think how your energy and time can fulfill an action item on the plan or a new action item built around one of the 3 Objectives or 4 Building Blocks of the plan
  • Make a proposal to the pastoral staff using this template. We’ll help you with the rest.

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St. Andrew Parish is using FLOCKNOTE!  [CHURCH]

December 6, 2015 St. Andrew Parish launched the use of Flocknote for the parish. This is a robust communication platform built for parishes. It is similar to Constant Contact or other email platforms, but also does texting, polling, event RSVPs, and group bulletin boards, all while allowing users to control how they receive messages and from what groups within the parish. Read more to find a short video that explains more about the program and also to see a list of Frequently Asked Questions.

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Give Central  [CHURCH]

As we transition to a new online giving service, Give Central, please visit our new electronic giving and Sunday offering page to sign up today!

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Your recurring support through online and electronic giving is essential to sustaining and growing the life and ministries of our Parish.