Announcements for Week of October 08, 2017

What’s Happening at St. Andrew’s

The Week of October 8, 2017



Sun 8 Anne Carriere+, Celebrant
Adult Forum/Wired Word 9:15 AM
Blessing of the Animals 2:00 PM
Tues 10 Woodcarvers 9:00 AM
  Book Discussion Group 12:00 Noon
Wed 11 Stitchers 9:00 AM
  Area Art Club 9:00 AM
Thu 12 Choir Practice 5:00 PM
Fri 13 Prayer Group 1:00 PM
Sat 14 Men’s Group Breakfast 7:30 AM
  Building & Grounds 9:15 AM



Worship Leaders:

October 15 – Bob Williams+

October 22 – Gene Crawford+



Upcoming Events at St. Andrew’s

October 15 – Vestry Meeting – Noon

October 18 – Pub Theology

October 22 – Sunday Discretionary Fund Collection


 The Blessing of the Animals this Sunday at 2 PM – Bring donations of pet food, please, to help us help the Humane Society of North Central Arkansas. Bring your cats, dogs, rabbits, horses, lizards, snakes…


STEWARDSHIPAll parishioners have received an invitation to prayerfully consider our promises and our pledges. This Sunday, friends will hand us an envelope which will include our own pledge card and history, and a return envelope. On November 5, we’ll combine our celebration of All Saints with the blessing of our pledges/promises in a special service.


Leadership News! – Ms. Linda Hipes has agreed to chair the Search Committee.  She was born and raised in NW Arkansas and has been married for almost 43 years to Blaine. They have 2 sons, Barrett and his partner Anthony (NYC), and Crosby, daughter-in-law Molly and granddaughter Lucy (WV).  She was raised Baptist.  After Blaine retired to Lake Norfork she looked for a new church home. She’d known Father Jim from before. She joined St. Andrews, was confirmed in August of 2011. She is an accountant, and works from home for an oil company (in Houston). She has completed the EfM Program, served on the Vestry for 3 years, one year as Senior Warden.  She is a Lector and Intercessor and a member of the choir