St Andrew The Apostle

Catholic Parish

weekly e-Bulletin

Please respect those who may be praying and meditating before mass by being quiet as you enter the church.

Join us after mass for fellowship.



November 27, 2022

First Sunday of Advent

Isaiah 2: 1-5

Romans 13: 11-14

Matthew 24: 37-44


News to Know

VOLUNTEER AT SACRED HEART: Sacred Heart is seeking volunteers to serve as Sacristan and Eucharist Ministers. See Mandy Ruscin.



The Angel Tree: At St. Andrew, you may grab a gift bag, take it with you and bring it back filled with toiletries for one family; or you may drop your toiletries donation in the big box.  Until Dec 11, we are accepting donations of gift cards, cash, and  checks made out to Catholic Charities in the baskets near the regular offertory.


BEACON OF HOPE: The Beacon of Hope thanks us for our support during 2022. The charity has been able to serve thousands of Madison County residents through the generosity of individuals and groups like us. Please remember the Beacon of Hope charities as you consider your year end donations.


COAT DRIVE: If you know someone who is in need, the coats are free, one per person. The giveaway is on Dec 2 and 5 from 10am to 3 pm at Beacon of Hope on the Marshall Bypass.


ADVENT: Today you’ll notice the Advent Wreath is in the Sanctuary. Each Sunday of Advent, one candle is lit. This week’s candle represents HOPE.  Father Fred will bless the Advent wreath during Mass today,


St Andrew Guild Baked goods Sale: The Guild’s Christmas Baked Goods Sale is back this year. Please prepay by December 11 for delivery on December 18.  Details about goods and prices will be provided in the coming weeks.


ANNOUNCEMENTS: If you have a notice to add to the weekly bulletin, please let us know by Wednesday of the week of your notice



Upcoming Masses


Feast of the Immaculate Conception Dec. 8

Sacred Heart Wed. Dec. 7 6:30 pm

St. Andrew Thurs. Dec. 8 5:00 pm


Our Lady of Guadalupe Dec. 12

Sacred Heart Tues. Dec. 12 6:30 pm




Adult Studies

Religious Education for Adult Christians (REACh)

                Via Zoom Wednesday evenings at 7pm

               Meet Friday morning at 10am (Sacred Heart)

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)

        New Class starts in December!

         Facilitator: Joe Oliveti, joliveti@udallas.edu, 214.718.3399


Room At The Inn


Room At The Inn, is a Catholic agency that operates housing and programs for single, pregnant women and single mothers with children suffering from homelessness throughout NC. Please visit our website for more information about our ministry at roominn.org

We are in need of $25 gift cards for Christmas.

If you would like to donate a gift card in support of the mothers and children we serve, please mail to:

Room At The Inn

PO Box 13936

Greensboro, NC 27415

 Thank you for making “Room At The Inn’ this Christmas!


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