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Mission: St. Andrew's is a warm, welcoming, and diverse Christian community on a spiritual journey dedicated to serving God and the needs of others.
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church

Welcome to St. Andrew’s! We are a vibrant, diverse, growing congregation in the heart of the city of Dayton. We celebrate God’s presence among us in joyful worship. Nurtured by Christ’s love, we seek to share that love with the world. Our members are deeply committed to service in the larger community through feeding programs, social justice initiatives, and mission work in the larger world.

The vision of St. Andrew's is to restore all people to unity with God and each other in Christ. St. Andrew’s is a warm, loving community and we look forward to welcoming you! See inside!

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Ongoing Activities

Food Pantry: We serve on the 3rd and 4th Saturday of every month from 9-11:30 a.m. We can only serve the first 100 families. We will be opened on: July 18 and 25, 2015 and August 15 and 22, 2015.

Call our office if you would like to volunteer! Go to our website for lots more information.

The Dayton Episcopal Clothing Room: This ministry is open the first Saturday of each month from 9:00 -11:30 a.m. Upcoming dates that we will be opened: June 6, July 4, and August 1.

We are committed to being able to provide new socks, underwear, and undershirts for children on an ongoing basis. Currently, we have an urgent need for boys clothing items. There is also a need for linens, bedding, towels, etc.

For more information or to volunteer to help in the clothing room, please call Judy at 937-278-7345 or email us at info.clothingroom @gmail.com. Check out the new website at www.decr.org.

Tuesday Evening Prayer Group Join us from 7:00-8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at St. Andrew's. For more information phone 937-278-7345. All are welcome!

Pop Top Tabs Collection.
We are collecting pop top tabs to help with the Ronald McDonald House. Help us out by savingyour can tabs and bringing to church. For more information, contact Fr. Jim at 937-278-7345

Aluminum Can Collection.
Our children are collecting aluminum cans to raise money for annual activities. Please help us by collecting cans and bringing them to church. Contact Mary Hessidence for more information and pick-up. She can be contacted through St. Andrew's at 937-278-7345.

Our "Thank You" Bulletin Board: We would like to continue to thank those individuals who made a difference at St. Andrew's. Who do you want to thank? Please take time to write a brief "thank you" note to someone you want to honor at St. Andrew's!

Help our St. Andrew's Families. We are in need of toiletries, personal hygiene items, cleaning supplies, new socks, underwear and undershirts. Please place your items in the basket in the Narthex.

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Sunday Summer Services:
9:30 a.m. (Regular services--8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.--resumes on September 20)

New Hope Sunday Services:
1:00 p.m.

Upcoming Dates:

  • September 6: Blessings of the Fruits of our Labor
  • September 20: Fall Recall, Sunday School resumes; back to two services (8:00 a.m.and 10:30 a.m.)
  • October 11, 18, and 25: Stewardship Sundays
  • November 1: All Saint's Sunday; Remembering the departed
  • November 22: Feast of Christ the King
  • November 25: Thanksgiving Eve Celebration
  • November 29: Advent Sunday

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News & Events 

St. Andrews/Christ Church Joint Picnic - Please join us on Sunday, August 23rd at 11:00 a.m. for
our Annual Picnic. This year's location is at Triangle Park at Shelter #1. After celebrating the Eucharist at the park, we will enjoy food, fun, and fellowship. Bring a lawn chair to sit on during the service. Please note: The playground nearby is closed this year for repairs. If you have any fun yard games you would like to bring, please do so.

Highlights of Our St. Andrew's Members

Peace Greetings"Butterflies" and "Sunflowers" are the first 2 in a series of greeting cards: text by Cecile Cary, design by Judy Aldridge, and butterfly photo by Matt Cary. Can be purchased for $2 at the church.

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