Our four areas of ministry focus: (1) Provide opportunities for worship (2) Teach the Bible (3) Build and nurture relationships (4) Go and serve.

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Dear Friends,

Last evening, I shared with our church officers my decision to retire at the end of 2015.   I can remember a Wednesday morning breakfast at the CauseWay Café in 1998, when the Search Committee asked me to consider becoming the Head of Staff for St. Andrews-Covenant.  For the past 17 years it has been my […]


Convinced of the Unseen

Abraham is known as the example of a person of faith.  In Genesis 12, he leaves his home and journeys to a destination unknown.  He has faith that God will lead him, no matter where the journey will take him.  Much of life is like this.  We begin many journeys perhaps having an idea of […]

“Minute for Missions”

Muli bwanji’ (which is the formal greeting in Malawi).  During the month of June, a number of our church members will be joining Pastor Steve in Malawi, Africa.  Please keep them in your prayers as they work to strengthen the bond with our sister church.  “Minute for Missions” is the Mission committee’s way of keeping […]

Steve Hein


Sitting in front of my computer on Saturday May 18, knowing that on Monday, I will be out of the office for 6 weeks!!  3 of those weeks are a portion of a Sabbatical time, and 3 weeks will be leading two mission teams in Malawi.  Lots of things are swirling in my mind this […]


Sabbaticals for Steven Hein and Sharon Miller

The Personnel Committee has a policy for Sabbatical leaves for both Ordained and Program Staff.   The purpose of a Sabbatical is to give an extended time of renewal and refreshment for the staff.  Personnel Committee encourages you to keep those on Sabbaticals in your prayers, and also to minimize any contact from the church and […]