News from St. Andrew's.

This week’s Sunday bulletin has schedule for 2016 Holy Week

Click on the link below to view.   Apr 17 16 bulletin website … [Read more...]

Adult Study Group begins this week

The Adult Study Group  meets in the Great Room on Wednesday evenings at 6:45 pm preceded by Vespers at 6:00 pm. The Adult Study Group will meet on Wednesdays beginning on November 4, 2015.  All are welcome to attend any of the classes.  Refreshments will be provided. We will be using the book Meditations for Advent:  Preparing for Christ's Birth by the Archimandrite Vassilios Papavassiliou as a basis for a study of the hymnology, Feast Days, and Scriptural references during the period of the … [Read more...]

Memory Eternal +Fr. Gordon Walker

              The Very Reverend Fr. Gordon Walker fell asleep in the Lord at 4:30 am on Thursday, July 23.  He was the first pastor of St. Ignatius in Franklin, TN and a leader of the evangelical Orthodox.  Fr. Gordon was instrumental in establishing our parish at St. Andrew's, having spent 5 weeks with us as we began our mission community.   Please remember him in your prayers as well as his wife Mary Sue and his whole family.  May His … [Read more...]

New Photo Gallery! PLC 2015 now online

To see some pictures from the Parish Life Conference held in Franklin, TN, click on this link: … [Read more...]

Parish Life Conference 2015

St. Andrew's was well represented at the Diocese of the South's recent Parish Life Conference held in Franklin, TN.  We are very grateful to the host parish, St. Ignatius, and their pastor, the V. Rev. Stephen Rogers, for all of their hospitality.  Our Bible Bowl team participated for the second PLC in a row and came in fourth place; we are very proud of their efforts in representing our community!  We were also represented by Dorothy Tampary and Sh. Syd Werthmuller in leadership roles for the … [Read more...]

2015 Holy Friday – Pascha Flyer with Schedule

2015 flyer for Holy Friday … [Read more...]

Sunday of Orthodoxy – March 1, 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015, is the first Sunday of Great Lent, and the Sunday of Orthodoxy. Everyone is encouraged to bring an icon to church, and parents are requested to assist children in selecting and bringing an icon to participate in the procession with the icons. … [Read more...]


REMINDER: OUTDOOR BLESSING of WATER & CROSS DIVE                                followed by Indoor Picnic   THIS SUNDAY, JANUARY 11, 2015, 1:00 pm Where: Perdido Key at SeaSpray Condominiums East        16285 Perdido Key Dr., East Building        1st Floor #123 (Middle Unit), Meeting/Party Room Picnic details: Parish Council will provide hamburgers, hot dogs,          soft drinks & water.        Parishioners are requested to bring side dishes, salads,        fruit or … [Read more...]

“With this staff I shall live with you and die with you, in order that we may all achieve the life that is true Life, Jesus Christ” (His Eminence, Metropolitan JOSEPH)

At the Enthronement of His Eminence, Metropolitan JOSEPH on December 6, 2014, a fullness of the Church was expressed as the faithful of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese were present with their Father in Christ, His Beatitude, Patriarch JOHN X. This was truly a familial event with 29 Bishops and Metropolitans of the Antiochian Patriarchate gathered in support of our Metropolitan JOSEPH and the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America. St. Andrew’s was represented at this historic event by Fr. … [Read more...]

Finding the New Testament Church

A new addition to our website is a link to Fr. Peter Gillquist's lecture on the New Testament Church and Orthodoxy.  It's on the home page at the bottom, you'll see it in the middle.  The link plays a Youtube video.  The video quality is a little fuzzy, because it was not professionally done, but his message is crystal clear. … [Read more...]