St. Andrew's Episcopal Church

Boca Grande, Florida

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October 8, 2021

In this week's edition of "News and Notes"

  • Sunday Worship Information
  • Altar Flowers
  • Financial Statements
  • Contact Information
  • Online Directory
  • Save the Date
  • Friday Fun Facts
  • Financial Status YTD
  • Bible Studies and Fellowships
  • Prayer Requests & Prayer Lists
  • News and Bulletin Submissions

Sunday Worship Information

The Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost

with Holy Baptism

October 17, 2021

We hope you will join us for worship in-person or online at 9:30 a.m. this Sunday. The link to watch "Live" is available below as well as a link to watch the service at your convenience anytime after Sunday afternoon.

Masks and social distancing are encouraged while on campus.

Click on the images below Sunday morning to be linked to

the Live-Stream service and/or the bulletin.

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Donate Online
Click here to watch any past service at your convenience

Altar Flowers

Do you have a special day you’d like to commemorate? How about a someone you’d like to honor or remember? You can sign up to provide altar flowers and have that event or person noted in the Sunday announcements. A sign up sheet can be found in the narthex or you may click the link below to email Robin in the church office. More than one individual can sign up for the same day. Cost is $65 per bouquet and we have two spaces available each week. Checks should be made payable to St. Andrew’s.

Click here to sign up for Altar Flowers

We are trying a new method of sending contribution statements to parishioners. Third quarter statements were emailed to everyone on Tuesday, October 12th.

If you did not receive an email with your statement please contact Amanda in the office to be sure we have your correct contact information. Amanda can reached at (941) 964-2257 ext. 3.

Click here to e-mail Amanda

Please help us keep our records current. Let us know if you move, get a new phone number, change your email address or have a different way you wish to be contacted. 

Any significant changes to your household or status (single, married, widowed, divorced etc.) let us know. We do try to keep up, but sometimes the only person to tell us about these changes is you.

If you need to update us, please contact Parish Office.

Thank you very much!

Click to Contact Office with Updates

Online Church Directory


Our church directory with pictures is available on our website. It is password protected. If you do not have the password contact the church office and we will make it available to you.

Click here to obtain the password for directory

Save the Date...November 14th @ 4:00 p.m.

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Will you be attending our Annual Welcome Back Event?


St. Andrew's Courtyard


10/15/21 4:00pm - 10/15/21 6:00pm US/Eastern
The dress is island casual; the menu includes grilled chicken and Caribbean sides; and the music and good times is guaranteed!
I'll Be There!
I Can't Make It

Want to help with the event?

We are seeking volunteers to bring Key Lime bars, Lemon bars, and Coconut Squares. There is a sign up sheet in narthex or you can contact the church office below. Thank you for helping us get the season off to a great start.
Click here to let us know if you are bringing a dessert

Fun Facts - Did you know ...?

October is National Clergy Appreciation Month!


Clergy Appreciation Day is always the second Sunday in October, and all of October is celebrated as Clergy Appreciation Month. The celebration was established in 1992 with a mission of uplifting and encouraging pastors, missionaries and religious workers.

Thank you Mother Michelle and Father Chris

for all you do. Your caring hearts and sincere devotion are an inspiration to us all.

Click here to read more about ... What Is Pastor Appreciation Day and Clergy Appreciation Month?

Thank you for your generosity and support of

St. Andrew's 

As of September 30, 2021 ...

  • 2021 Operating Budget: $526,558

  • Your pledge and gift offerings YTD: $450,494

  • Total operating revenues spent for Outreach: $ 47,700

  • Additional cash donations for the Red Bag Ministry: $10,600

(supports feeding the hungry in our community).

Bible Study Links

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Fridays @ 10:00 a.m.

Click for Women's Bible Study

Every other Monday at 9:00 a.m.

Next Meeting: October 25

Click for M.M.M.F
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Tuesdays at 8:30 a.m.

Click for Men's Bible Study
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Pastoral Prayer

• Louise Bell • John Berley • Vera Chelnokov • Andrew Courts • Hadley Cox

• Marjorie Edwards • Gordon Farrar • John Farrar • Tom Floyd • Connie Gregg • Michael Guadagnoli • Krystle Hollis • Julia Jarman • Bud and Mary Jenne

• Jennifer Lilly • Marti Lindberg • Hillary Lupo • Bob McKinney • Pete Nicholas

• Jamie Rollinson • Hal Russell • Ginny Wharton • Hunter and Katie Wright

Military Prayer

• Blaise Bess • John Life Ikenberry • Colin Jackson • Anthony Kopp

• Alex Lovo • Renier van Breen • Arch Wilson


Announcements for the bulletin and newsletter are due by noon on

Tuesdays of each week. You can email them to Robin at 

Announcements may be subject to editing due to limited space.