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Mariners Group Fellowship



Mariners at St. Andrew's

The Mariner Fellowship is a tradition in the Presbyterian church and serves as a support for the church and the community.  Couples, singles and families form fellowship groups, or "ships."  The Mariner groups meet monthly.  Each meeting is an opportunity for fellowship, service, mission or outreach.  Groups vary in their programs and choices.  Some groups meet in homes, some at church, and some in local restaurants.  Many groups have a Bible study or discussion component.  The common denominator is Christian fellowship.

St. Andrew's has 8 Mariner fellowship groups with nearly 180 members.  A traditional service performed by Mariner groups is hosting coffee fellowship after worship.  Special projects taken on by Mariner groups include decorating the sanctuary for Christmas, painting Sunday School classrooms and other spaces, hosting the annual church ice-cream social, and service projects for Neighborhood House (community social services agency) and the West Women and Children's Shelter.

For St. Andrew's members who participate in a Mariner group, their "ship" means a lot to them.  They have a group of supportive and caring friends with which to weather life's storms.  Several ships are recruiting new people, or if you like, form a group with others you have met at St. Andrew's and create a new ship.  Contact Chuck or Becky White, or call the church office, if you are interested in starting or joining a Mariner fellowship.
Connecting with God Connecting with our community
September 2014
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
1 LABOR DAY - CHURCH OFFICE CLOSED

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

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

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

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

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

Choir Rehearsal
Location: Music Room
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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

Mission Team
Location: Lounge
Time: 7:00pm

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

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

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5 No Events

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

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7 KICKOFF SUNDAY

Worship
Time: 10:00am

Youth Group
Location: FH
Time: 6:00pm -8:00pm

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8 Personnel Team
Location: Lounge
Time: 1:00pm

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

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

Facilities
Location: Library
Time: 7:00pm

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

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9 Staff Meeting
Time: 10:30am

Youth Team
Location: Joe's Burgers
Time: 6:00pm

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

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

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

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

Neighborhood Ministry
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 6:00pm

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

Choir Rehearsal
Location: Music Room
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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11 Children's Ministry
Location: Library
Time: 10:00am -12:00pm

Book Club
Location: Lounge
Time: 12:00pm

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

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

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12 No Events

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

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

Shower - Beatrice Uwimana
Location: CH
Time: 12:00pm -4:00pm

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14 Worship
Time: 10:00am

Stewardship Meeting
Location: Lounge
Time: 11:15am

NCL
Location: FH/CH
Time: 3:00pm -6:00pm

Middle School Youth Group
Location: Youth Room
Time: 6:00pm -7:30pm

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

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

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

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16 Session
Location: CH
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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17 Men's Breakfast & Study
Location: Golden Touch Rest.
Time: 7:00am

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

Choir Rehearsal
Location: Music Room
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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18 "Seekers" Book Study
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
Time: 8:00pm -9:00pm

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19 No Events

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

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21 Worship
Time: 10:00am

Strategic Planning Team Forum
Location: FH
Time: 11:30am

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

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

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23 Staff Meeting
Time: 10:30am

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

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

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24 CROSSROADS DEADLINE

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

Choir Rehearsal
Location: Music Room
Time: 7:00pm -8:30pm

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25 "Seekers" Book Study
Location: Lounge
Time: 10:00am

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

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

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26 No Events

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

Edie Johnson Memorial
Location: Sanc.
Time: 1:00pm

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28 Mission Night
Location: Youth Room

NEIGHBORHOOD MINISTRY COMMISSIONING

Worship
Time: 10:00am

Parking Lot Work Party
Time: 11:15am

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

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

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

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

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