Advent Speaker Series 2017  [CHURCH]

Come to the Advent Speaker Series starting on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 and on every Wednesday night through Advent as together we “Prepare the Manger.” Break away from the Commercialism of Christmas to focus on the important of the season that we see in the humble manger scene. Every household will receive piece of a creche / manger set that they can keep in their home.  Click to read more »

Giving Tree Christmas 2017  [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 2017-18  [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 22, 2017. The season will begin on Sunday, January 7, 2018 and end on February 18, 2018.   Click to read more »

Annual Report 2017  [CHURCH]

The Season of Stewardship began this past Sunday with witnesses from parishioners given at each Mass and the publication of our annual report which includes an invitation to pray and reflect upon the gifts each individual has been given in Time, Talent, and Treasure. This week we are asked to prayerfully consider how we can respond to those gifts by making a return.  Click to read more »

Religious Education 2017-18  [CHURCH]

Looking for a way to teach your children about the faith? We have something for you!

Saint Andrew Religious Education (RE) will offer a family program for families with children from Kindergarten through High School utilizing the Family Catechesis Model. This model has been adopted to the needs of Saint Andrew families after two years of working with families and publishers to have the most flexible and dynamic program we can offer. 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.