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Steve Wood

The Final Countdown

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Dear St. Andrew’s Family, The final countdown has begun! Our next semester of ministry and worship will be in our new space. Praise the Lord! If you’ve driven down Venning recently you’ll see that our construction has reached the point where the infrastructure all but been completed and finishing work is now beginning. A significant…

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What Leads Us To Doubt?

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Bible Study Don’t just take our word for it . . . take His! We would encourage you to spend time examining the following Scriptures that shaped this sermon: Genesis 18.10-14; Luke 7.18-23 Sermon Outline Why do people of faith doubt?  Many reasons.  Consider for today: Our circumstances can lead us to doubt. A lack…

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Marking Milestones

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Dear St Andrew’s Family, Our construction project has reached an exciting phase; we’re beginning to check off portions that are being completed! As you’ll see in the photo, we are now under roof!  (Click on the photo to see a larger version.) And, with the roofing in place you get a good sense of what…

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Exterior Walls and Interior Framing

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Q & A on our Construction Process: Question: How is construction moving along? Answer: After demolition was completed in summer of 2018, Hill Construction projected a two-year process to rebuild our campus.  That timeframe still holds. We expect to gain occupancy in the summer of 2020 – which means we are now under a year!!…

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Search Me, O God

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Bible Study Don’t just take our word for it . . . take His! We would encourage you to spend time examining the following Scriptures that shaped this sermon: Psalm 139.23-24, John 16.7-11 Sermon Outline God will speak to you by his Word, through his Spirit. God will sometimes speak to you through another person. Examine your…

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One Year of Construction

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One year ago this week we gathered in our parking lot for a ground-breaking celebration.  It marked the end of the demolition of the burned remains of the Ministry Center and the beginning of our new construction.  Hard to believe all that has taken place this past year on our campus (read our previous updates)…

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Asbestos Removal and Clergy Moving

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Q & A on Our Construction Project: Question: What’s happening on campus? Answer: Two things to note.  First, asbestos removal from Catlin Annex began this week (see photo above). Once this removal is completed the next phase can begin. Second, we are expecting concrete to be poured along the Venning Street side of the Ministry…

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