Coats and winter clothing collection

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The Outreach Committee will be collecting warm winter clothing, including socks, to distribute at our Lunch in the Park ministry, Men’s clothing is especially needed. Coats, winter hats, gloves, sweatshirts, sweaters, socks , sweatpants, jeans, long sleeve shirts , gently used or new would be greatly appreciated. Place in the bins or near the bins in back of church. The …

Veteran’s Secret Santa

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St Andrew’s will once again participate in the Vet’s Secret Santa program to benefit our veteran’s at the Rocky Hill Veteran’s Hospital. Cards will be placed on the back table with the vet’\s requests. Please do not feel obligated to purchase everything on the card. PLEASE read the name ( Rudolph 2 B, Vixen 2 B, etc) CAREFULLY and sign …

Chili Cook-Off

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The Parishioner Involvement Committee will be holding a chili contest to be held after the 10:30 service on October 22 in the parish hall. We invite parishioners to participate by either entering their chili or to come and be a taster and help us find the best chili!

Squash Harvest

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I want to thank all who came out to help with this year’s harvest. The total was 2,020 pounds of butternut squash. It was picked up by Foodshare on Monday following the Saturday harvest. Thank you again for your help. Bruce Crane

Teenage Confirmation Classes begin in September

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Fr. Bill looks forward to meeting with any high school age young adult to talk about saying “Yes” to God in Christ and finding the difference it makes in your life. Our first meeting will be September 18th at 7:15-8:30p.m. We will meet most Mondays (except the second Monday of each month because of vestry). Lots of learning happens, as …

Sunday School

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A new Sunday School year is about to begin and we are all very excited. St. Andrew’s has a wonderful team of teachers to work with our children. Rally Sunday is September 10th. This is the same Sunday as the church picnic. I hope you can join us for an afternoon of fun. Rally Sunday is the day to register …