Jun 9 – Worship at Alberton Presbyterian Church

St. Andrew’s is taking worship on the road to Alberton this Sunday. We’ve learned that there will be no parking available anywhere in Ancaster Village due to it being the final day of the Canadian Open Golf Tournament.

Alberton Presbyterian Church have graciously offered us the use of their building. Worship and our regular kids programming will be at 11:00am. We are also welcome to join Alberton for their coffee time at 10:30am.

Directions to Alberton Presbyterian (528 Alberton Road, Ancaster)

Take Wilson Street west towards Brantford. Alberton is roughly 3 minutes past the Ancaster Fair Grounds (at Hwy 52/Trinity Road). The church is on the right (north) side of Wilson at the intersection with Alberton Road. If you take Hwy 403 to avoid traffic through Ancaster Village take the exit at Wilson Street W. People parking at the Fair Grounds for the Canadian Open will be exiting at Hwy 52.

2019 Vacation Bible School (Summer Day Camp)

St. Andrew’s will be hosing the annual Ancaster Community Vaction Bible School (VBS) this year from July 2nd to 5th with programming running from 9am – Noon. This year’s theme  is “In The Wild: Amazing Encounters with Jesus.” Registration forms are available from the church office can be downloaded here. Registration Deadline is June 21, 2019.

VBS registration 2019

The Ancaster Community VBS a partnership between St. Andrew’s, St. John’s Anglican Church and Marshall Memorial United Church.

 

May 12 – Mother’s Day

Join us for worship on May 12 as we celebrate the women God has placed in our lives, the gift of family & reflect on what it means to be welcomed home by God. We will also be also taking up a special loose change offering to support our World Vision Sponsor Child.

Apr 21 – Easter Sunday Services

Easter is always a special day at St. Andrew’s. We’ll be celebrating Jesus’ resurrection with two services on Sunday morning.

Our 8:00am Son-Rise service is a quiet and hopeful gathering that begins outside in the church cemetery and concludes as we encounter Jesus’ risen presence in the Lord’s Supper. A light breakfast will follow at 8:45am.

Our Main Easter Service at 10:30am is a joyful celebration the good news of Easter with songs of praise, special music, and a reflection on what this news means for us today. Plus, we’ve heard a rumour that the Easter bunny hides some special treats at our church on its way out of town.

 

 

 

 

 

Apr 19 – Good Friday Service

Join us as we reflect on how we are healed and saved by Jesus’ suffering and death. We’ll participate in a dramatic reading of the Gospel of Luke, and be led by the Choir in reflective songs and anthems. There will be coffee and fellowship before the service starting at 10:00am.

 

 

 

Apr 18 – Maundy Thursday Dinner Service

Join us from 6:00-7:30pm as we retell the Passover story, celebrate the Lord’s Supper and learn how Jesus sets us free. This is a family event with opportunities for children to participate.

We start with the experience of a short Passover meal, then share a potluck dinner. After dinner we will celebrate the Lord’s Supper and sing some songs together.

Please sign by email standrewsancaster@gmail.com or on the sign up sheets in the gym by Sunday April 14. Let us know if you’ll be contributing a main course or desert for the potluck meal.

Apr 14 – Palm Sunday

Join us we welcome Jesus as King and reflect on his last week in Jerusalem. Worship will be for all ages together and led by both the band and choir for this special day. The kids of the church will also be making a special musical presentation.

 

 

 

 

Mar 24 – Band Sunday

Worship this Sunday will be led by the St. Andrew’s Band as we explore the question “Why and How Should I Tell Others?” There will also be a special musical presentation by the band and choir together.

Holy Week & Easter Services

April 14 – Palm Sunday 

Band & Choir Service – 10:30am

April 18 – Maunday Thursday

Dinner Service & Communion – 6:00pm

April 19 – Good Friday

Reflection on the Cross – 10:30am

April 21 – Easter Sunday

‘Son-Rise’ Service – 8:00am

Easter Breakfast – 8:45am

Main Service – 10:30am