- Phone: (972) 548-7990
- Mailing Address: 6400 McKinney Ranch Pkwy, McKinney, TX 75070
Holy Week and Easter
March 25 at 8, 9:15 and 11 a.m.
Educational Seder and 1st Century Dinner
March 28 at 7 p.m.
March 29 at 7 p.m.
Stations of the Cross: 11:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Good Friday Liturgy: 12 noon and 7 p.m.
Reconciliation (Confession): At altar after liturgy
Easter Vigil March 31 at 8 p.m.
Easter Sunday: April 1 at 6:30, 8, 9:15 and 11 a.m.
We are planning a beautiful display of Easter Lilies around the Altar for Easter Sunday. Lily Dedication Envelopes are in the Narthex. $20 per lily.
Blitz the Berms & Parish Workday: March 24
Join us Saturday, March 24, at 9 a.m. as we do a little Spring Cleaning. We will have a "Blitz the Berms" as well as opportunities indoor to spruce up the building before the Spring and Summer seasons! Contact the church office to sign up.
Educational Seder & 1st Century Dinner — March 28
Come explore the significance of the Last Supper. We will discuss the symbolism and purpose of the Passover Meal and see how this meal, shared by Jews, is tied to the Eucharist. Dinner will be a feast of 1st Century-style Mediterranean Food. Childcare will be provided. To RSVP, contact the church office. A donation of $5 per person is suggested to help cover the cost of the meal.
Walk with Jesus Family Night — March 23
Come "Walk with Jesus" through stations to help our children (and adults!) understand the story of Palm Sunday, the Last Supper, and the Easter Story. Join us Friday, March 23, with journeys at 6, 6:30 and 7 p.m. Please contact the church office for more information and if you would be willing to volunteer. To register to attend the event, click here.
Easter Egg Hunt Donations
We are accepting donations for our annual Easter Egg Hunt! Please bring in plastic eggs and individually wrapped non-melting candies by Sunday, March 24.
SAY Winter Retreat — March 24-25
The Say Winter Retreat at Camp All Saints will be Saturday, March 24 to Sunday, March 25. We will gather together for fellowship and a discussion on the meaning of our Baptism in preparation for the Easter Vigil. Contact the church office for more information.
St. Andrew's Annual Golf Outing — Save the Date
Sunday, May 20 at Stonebridge Ranch, Hills Course. Shot Gun Start 1:30 p.m. with the Awards Dinner immediately following. All proceeds benefit our Belize Mission. Registration is $95/ Dinners only rate is $20, children under 12 is $13. Contact the church office for the sign up link.
BlessMobile Sunday — March 25, 12:30 p.m.
On the menu: white chicken chili and beef chili. Want to contribute a potful or to come with us and serve lunch? Contact the church office for the sign up link.
We have five trained Stephen Ministers who stand ready to support those in crisis, such as experiencing the loss of a loved one, divorce, cancer, job loss, or other difficulties. We provide one on one Christ-centered, confidential, emotional, and spiritual support for as long after as needed. If you are facing a life crisis, do not face it alone. Call Fr. Andrew or Karren Shilson, our Stephen Leader. We are ready to walk with you through your crisis. You can reach Karren at: 972-971-6977 or email .
SAY (St. lAndrew's Youth
After a triumphant showing at the SAY Olympics, we are back to regular time this week! MS from 4-5 p.m., HS from 5:30-6:40 p.m., and a community meal at 5 p.m. If you can help provide a meal, contact the church office.
Lent Drive: Feb. 18 - March 25
Don't forget to bring in new packs of diapers, baby wipes and feminine hygiene products. Drop them in the Hands & Feet bins in the hospitality hall.
First Communion class
Children 1st grade and up are invited to join us for a first informed communion class during the 11 a.m. service in Lent. Your child will learn about what we do during the Eucharist and why, followed by a ceremony to receive the Eucharist on Easter Sunday. Contact the church office to sign up. This experience is for children to learn about what we do during the Eucharist and why, followed by a ceremony to receive the Eucharist on Easter Sunday. Please contact the church office to sign up.
This nine-session Financial Peace University course, taught by Dave Ramsey, returns to St. Andrew's on Thursday, January 18, in the Adult Classroom. Each session presents video teaching and class discussions on steps to get your personal finances where you've dreamed of. Classes meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. through March 22. Contact the church office for more information. The course is open to all members of the community. Child care is available upon request.
Lenten Dinner and Discipleship
We'll have breakfast for dinner and hear from Lance Olinski from Streetside Showers. Contact the church office if you can help with the food.
New Ministry — The Open Table
The Open Table is a model of ministry that transforms your vocational and life experiences into tools for people in need that transform their lives. If you would like information on The Open Table or are interested in being on a Table, contact the church office.
Lenten Daily Devotional
We have a great daily devotional series planned for Lent, based around video reflections from your fellow St. Andrew's members. We'll post these on our Facebook page each day, but you can also receive them by email. Contact the church office to receive the emails
Lenten Evening Prayer
This quiet, contemplative midweek service will enhance your spiritual practice during this penitential holy season. Childcare is available.
Adult Confirmation Preparation
For adults interested in the sacrament of Confirmation, a preparation class is forming soon. The Exploring Episcopal Worship series (see above) is required. The preparation sessions are in addition to that class. Schedule will be determined with input from those interested. Please contact the church office and we'll follow up.
St. Andrew's Adult Supper Groups
The spring 2018 supper groups are being formed to begin in February. All adults are welcome. Participants are placed in small groups of 6-8 and gather once a month to share a meal. If you are interested in being in a group this spring, please contact St. Andrew's office or contact Judy Heasley .
Sermon Series Postponed
The promised, "What the Hell" sermon series on hell and how Christians can think and talk about it has been postponed until after Easter.
Dollar Makes a Difference
"Dollar Makes a Difference" fund provides our clergy with much needed funds to provide assistance at their discretion to member of our church and the community who are in crisis. You can write a check with "Dollar Makes a Difference" on your check and send it to St. Andrew's (6400 McKinney Ranch Rd., McKinney, TX 75070) or give online.