Video produced Wednesday, February 21,2018 by St. Andrew’s Youth Group What is Hope? What Do You Hope For? by Pastor Michael D. Carlson, Lead Pastor St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church Last week as ashes were being placed on the foreheads of many, a group of students, teachers, administrators and a football coach were brutally murdered in […]

Quick Update: Construction Drawing Phase

Thank you again for your generous support for our Hope Lives Campaign! Here’s a quick update on what’s happening because of your generosity: The Building Committee has met four times since the end of August. The group has refined space utilization and hammered out details to maximize the efficiency and accuracy in the requests for proposal […]

CRC Celebrates 7 Years of Ministry

On Thursday, April 26, more than 200 people gathered in the Great Hall for a Community Dinner.  In attendance were school administrators, counselors, city officials, grandparents, grandchildren, social workers, single parents, business people, families in crisis, community volunteers and neighbors. The mood was energetic as guests dined on chicken, potatoes and quinoa salad. Conversation swirled […]


Dear Ministry Leaders, Staff, Congregation and Friends, Thank you for your prayerful responses to our HOPE LIVES campaign! We shared with you at our kick-off Sunday just a few weeks ago that thanks to your generosity we raised $5.2 million in advanced gifts for this campaign.  Last Sunday, we reached another milestone officially passing the half-way mark to […]

Community Resource Center

HOPE LIVES through the mission and ministry of our Community Resource Center. Executive Director Jenny Mason shares a glimpse of the services St. Andrew’s provides and how the capital campaign will enable us to better meet our neighbors in need. “We are the point of access for homeless families in this county,” said Jenny Mason, […]