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Youth Ministry at St. Andrew's


Click here for the 2014 Winter/Spring Calendar

Click here for the 2013-14 Youth Activities Permission Form
                 (required for all off-campus events)

Sunday Morning –

      Sunday School at 9 AM
We meet in the Coffee Lounge at 9 AM to grab an espresso drink and explore life and faith.  This Winter we will be working through Animate:Bible as part of our "Year of the Bible"

       Worship at 10 AM

Join the St. Andrew’s church family in the sanctuary to give praise to our Creator and Lord, to hear the Word of God proclaimed, and to join in bringing love, joy, hope, and peace to our neighborhood.  
       
        Special Events Throughout the year.  
Kickoff Sunday Couch Olympics, Corn Maze, Laser Tag, etc. often happen on Sunday afternoons or evenings.  


Mission – 
         On the 1st Tuesday Night of each month, we go to Family Volunteer Night at Neighborhood House to sort food and help feed the hungry in our own community.  

The High School Mission Trip has been a central feature of St. Andrew’s Youth Ministry for a long time. We have a partnership with the Bay Area Rescue Mission in Richmond, California that started in the Summer of 2010.  We will be serving with them again at Christmas time and next Summer.  We also have a long history of building houses with Amor Ministries in Tijuana, Mexico over Spring Break.  


Special Events –

         We have special events on a monthly basis, such as the Sr. High Fall Retreat, Middle School Mania, Winter Ski Retreat, 30 Hour Famine, CPYA*, Spring Explosion*, and Summer Camps. 

* CPYA and Spring Explosion are all-area youth group gatherings, for high school and middle school, respectively. 

The Leadership Team – 

         Jeremy Watson is the Associate Pastor of Family Life, and oversees the youth ministry.  He works on the Youth Team with Marie Dolson (elder), Brad Van Allen, and Laura Faulkner, and together they recruit a number of students and adults to lead the youth ministry. Email Jeremy at jeremy.d.watson@gmail.com

Getting Connected –
         There are so many ways to get connected.  Email or call (503-246-4276) with all of your information.  You should also click the link below to join the St. Andrew’s Salt Company Facebook page.  Text message announcements are sent regularly as well, if that’s your style.  



We call our Youth Programs “The Salt Company” after Jesus’ saying in Matthew 5:13 “You are the salt of the earth.”

 

Click here to donate or pay for a youth mission event

 

Connecting with God Connecting with our community
April 2014
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
1 VHFL Meeting
Location: CH
Time: 12:00pm -2:00pm

Deacons Meeting
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 7:00pm

AA Women
Location: Lounge
Time: 7:30pm -8:30pm

St. A Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 7:30pm

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2 Men's Breakfast & Study
Location: Golden Touch Rest.
Time: 7:00am

City of Portland Meeting
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:00am -12:00am

Dorcas Circle
Location: Lounge
Time: 12:00pm -1:30pm

Boy Scouts
Location: FH
Time: 7:00pm -9:00pm

Choir Practice
Location: Music Rm.
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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3 "Seekers" Book Study
Location: Chapel
Time: 10:00am

Angels
Location: Lounge
Time: 10:00am

PDX Volleyball
Location: FH
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

Young Adults Committee
Location: Lounge
Time: 7:30pm -9:00pm

AA Group
Location: Lounge or Chapel
Time: 8:00pm -9:00pm

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4 PDX Volleyball
Location: FH
Time: 6:00pm -9:00pm

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5 Al-Anon
Location: Lounge
Time: 9:00am

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6 "Animate Bible"
Location: Chapel
Time: 9:00am

Worship
Time: 10:00am

Nominating Committee Meeting
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 11:15am

"Animate Bible"
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:30am

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7 PDX Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

Choral Arts Ensemble Rehearsal
Location: Sanc.
Time: 6:30pm -10:00pm

Facilities Meeting
Location: Library
Time: 7:00pm

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8 VHFL Meeting
Location: CH
Time: 12:00pm -2:00pm

NCL
Location: CH
Time: 7:00pm -9:00pm

AA Women
Location: Lounge
Time: 7:30pm -8:30pm

St. A Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 7:30pm

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9 Quilting Ministry
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 9:30am

City of Portland Meeting
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:00am -12:00am

Knitting/Crochet Ministry
Location: Lounge
Time: 2:00pm

Boy Scouts
Location: FH
Time: 7:00pm -9:00pm

Choir Practice
Location: Music Rm.
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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10 Children's Ministry
Location: Lighthouse
Time: 9:30am -11:00am

"Seekers" Book Study
Location: Chapel
Time: 10:00am

Angels
Location: Lounge
Time: 10:00am

Book Club
Location: Lounge
Time: 12:00pm

PDX Volleyball
Location: FH
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

Worship Team
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 7:00pm

AA Group
Location: Lounge or Chapel
Time: 8:00pm -9:00pm

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11 Movie Night/Easter Egg Stuffing
Location: Youth Room
Time: 6:00pm -8:00pm

VHFLC Parents Night Out
Location: FH
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

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12 Spring Cleanup
Time: 8:00am -1:00pm

Al-Anon
Location: Lounge
Time: 9:00am

Neuropathy
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 10:00am

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13 "Animate Bible"
Location: Chapel
Time: 9:00am

Kitchen Committee
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 9:00am

PALM SUNDAY WORSHIP - "SONG OF THE SHADOWS"
Time: 10:00am

Worship
Time: 10:00am

Newcomers Class
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:15am

"Animate Bible"
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:30am

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14 PDX Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

Choral Arts Ensemble Rehearsal
Location: Sanc.
Time: 6:30pm -10:00pm

Mission Team Mtg
Location: Conf Room
Time: 7:00pm

Stewardship Mtg.
Location: Lounge
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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15 VHFL Meeting
Location: CH
Time: 12:00pm -2:00pm

AA Women
Location: Lounge
Time: 7:30pm -8:30pm

St. A Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 7:30pm

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16 Men's Breakfast & Study
Location: Golden Touch Rest.
Time: 7:30am

City of Portland Meeting
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:00am -12:00am

Boy Scouts
Location: FH
Time: 7:00pm -9:00pm

Choir Practice
Location: Music Rm.
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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17 "Seekers" Book Study
Location: Chapel
Time: 10:00am

Angels
Location: Lounge
Time: 10:00am

Welcome Team Mtg
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 11:00am

PDX Volleyball
Location: FH
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

AA Group
Location: Lounge or Chapel
Time: 8:00pm -9:00pm

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18 GOOD FRIDAY - STATIONS OF THE CROSS
Time: 6:30pm -8:00pm

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19 Al-Anon
Location: Lounge
Time: 9:00am

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20 EASTER SUNDAY - WORSHIP
Time: 9:00am

Easter Egg Hunt
Time: 10:00am

EASTER SUNDAY - WORSHIP
Time: 11:00am

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21 Adult Ministry
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 6:00pm -7:00pm

PDX Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

Choral Arts Ensemble Rehearsal
Location: Sanc.
Time: 6:30pm -10:00pm

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22 VHFL Meeting
Location: CH
Time: 12:00pm -2:00pm

AA Women
Location: Lounge
Time: 7:30pm -8:30pm

St. A Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 7:30pm

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23 CROSSROADS DEADLINE

City of Portland Meeting
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:00am -12:00am

Chapel Team Meeting
Location: Lounge
Time: 6:00pm

Boy Scouts
Location: FH
Time: 7:00pm -9:00pm

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24 "Seekers" Book Study
Location: Chapel
Time: 10:00am

Angels
Location: Lounge
Time: 10:00am

PDX Volleyball
Location: FH
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

AA Group
Location: Lounge or Chapel
Time: 8:00pm -9:00pm

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25 Choral Arts Ensemble
Location: Sanct.
Time: 6:30pm -10:00pm

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26 Al-Anon
Location: Lounge
Time: 9:00am

Sacred Flight
Location: Sanc.
Time: 11:00am -9:00pm

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27 Worship
Time: 10:00am

Cuba Team Meeting
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:30am

Turning Pt. Tutoring Orientation
Location: Lounge
Time: 11:30am

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28 PDX Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 6:00pm -10:00pm

Session
Location: CH
Time: 7:00pm

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29 VHFL Meeting
Location: CH
Time: 12:00pm -2:00pm

AA Women
Location: Lounge
Time: 7:30pm -8:30pm

St. A Volleyball
Location: Friendship Hall
Time: 7:30pm

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30 City of Portland Meeting
Location: Chapel
Time: 11:00am -12:00am

Boy Scouts
Location: FH
Time: 7:00pm -9:00pm

Choir Practice
Location: Music Rm.
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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