Sermon For Sunday May 12th, 2024

This week we continue our new series on the Apostle Paul’s Letter to the Colossians. This week we look at Colossians 1:9-29. We take time to meditate on Pauls’ poetic reflection on who Jesus is as the Son of God and the one who holds all things together (Colossians 1:15-20). For online resources on Colossians, including an excellent summary video go to: https://bibleproject.com/explore/vide….

Sermon For Sunday April 14th, 2024

This week we conclude our new Easter series , “He Goes Ahead Of Us.” We jump over to the resurrection story found in John 21:1-14 this week, as we consider how to open ourselves to seeing God and Jesus right where we are.

Sermon For Sunday April 7th, 2024

This week we continue our new Easter series , “He Goes Ahead Of Us.” We pick up where we left off last week in Mark 16, looking at the resurrection stories told verses 9-20. These stories invite us to be open to the ways that Jesus is present with us as he calls us out into new journeys and challenges. He goes ahead of us, yet also walks with us.

St. Andrew’s Spring Textile Drive

Spring Textile Drive – Saturday, April 20th, 2024, from 9 am to 12 Noon. 

The Mission team will be holding the Spring Textile Drive, on April 20th here at St. Andrew’s.  Acceptable donations include clothes, towels, curtains, linens, bedding (NO PILLOWS) socks, underwear, shoes, purses, belts.
All donations are picked by Canadian Recycling Ltd.  The clothing that is usable is sent to Clothing for Charity who distributes it to women’s shelters and burn units.  What is not usable is made into rags.

Vacation Bible Camp 2024 ~ July 22-26

Vacation Bible Camp (VBC) The Art in Me

Chedoke Presbyterian Church is piloting a new program in cooperation with several other Presbyterian churches in the area. This is the first time we are offering a full day (9am-3pm) camp from July 22-26!
We are looking for willing volunteers to help out with the program. Even though it is a 5 day full-day program you will not be required to volunteer full-days every day. You can sign up for 1 day out of the week or perhaps a half day once during the week. We are grateful for all our volunteers and their willingness to help in any way they can. Please consider ways you may be able to help with this meaningful and rewarding ministry for the kids!
The camp is being offered for $50/camper with sponsorships available as needed. Registration will be online. When your registration is confirmed, you will be sent information for payment.
Please click HERE to register for VBC 2024!

 

Easter Sunday Service – March 31, 2024

Happy Easter! This week we begin a new series called, “He Goes Ahead Of Us,” that explores the stories of Jesus’ resurrection in Mark and the rest of the New Testament. Today we start with Mark 16:1-8 and sit in the space between hearing the good news of resurrection and being able to hope that it’s true.

Good Friday Service – March 29, 2024

On Good Friday we remember and give thanks for what Jesus has accomplished through his death on the cross. We journey together through the story of Jesus’ suffering and sacrifice through the dramatic reading of Scripture and special music from our choir and worship team.

A copy of the service program can be downloaded below if you would like to follow along with the dramatic reading of the Gospel of Mark.

Good Friday Order of Service 2024 Final

Sermon For Palm Sunday March 24th, 2024

This is the sixth and final part of our series for the season of Lent, “Travelling With the King.” This week was Palm Sunday and so we arrive with Jesus in Jerusalem in Mark 11:1-26. We reflect on Jesus’ challenging words and actions in and around the Jerusalem Temple and consider how we are called to make use of God’s ‘house’ today.