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Sacraments of Holy Communion & Baptism


The Sacraments
 
The Lord’s Supper is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month and during special times during the church year.  At this meal we give thanks for God’s saving work in the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.  This joyful feast of the people of God takes place as people walk forward to the Lord’s Table to receive the bread and cup (wine or juice).  At St. Andrew's we take communion by walking to the front of the sanctuary to be served, then return to our seats.  Those who are not able to walk so far are served where they are seated.  Gluten-free alternatives to bread are available.  All who seek to follow Jesus Christ are invited to participate in communion at St. Andrew's.
 
Baptism of infants, youth and adults takes place during our regular Sunday worship with prior approval of the Session.  Following a time of instruction, parents bring their children to be marked and claimed by Christ and adopted into the household of faith.  In baptism we died to our old selves and are raised with Christ to the new life he brings.  Adults are baptized upon request and after meeting with the Pastor and Session.
Connecting with God Connecting with our community
August 2014
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1 No Events

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

Tom and Patty Farewell Party
Location: FH
Time: 12:30pm

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3 TOM AND PATTY'S FAREWELL SERMON

Worship
Time: 10:00am

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4 Tillicum Day Camp

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

Facilities Meeting
Location: Library
Time: 7:00pm

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5 Tillicum Day Camp

National Night Out
Location: Turning Point
Time: 3:30pm -7:30pm

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

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

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6 Tillicum Day Camp

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

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

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7 Tillicum Day Camp

"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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8 Tillicum Day Camp

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

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

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10 Worship
Time: 10:00am

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Children's Ministry
Location: Lighthouse
Time: 10:30am -12:00pm

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

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

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

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15 No Events

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

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17 Worship
Time: 10:00am

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

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

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19 Session
Location: Home of Tom and Patty
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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20 Middle School Youth Group BBQ
Location: Youth Room/CH
Time: 6:00pm -7:30pm

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

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

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

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

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

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22 No Events

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

Gini Stilson Memorial
Time: 1:00pm

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24 Neighborhood Ministry Kickoff

Worship
Time: 10:00am

Fellowship Team
Location: Conf. Rm.
Time: 11:30am

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

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

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26 VHFL CPR Class
Location: CH
Time: 8:00am -5:30pm

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

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

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27 CROSSROADS DEADLINE

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

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

Welcome Team
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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29 No Events

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

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31 Worship
Time: 10:00am

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