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Upcoming Events
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TUE
Church Council
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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WED
Chancel Choir
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Practice
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24

THU
Bread of Life Study
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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FRI
Last Day to Collect Household Goods at the Church
Summer Household Goods Drive - We have begun collecting household goods (clothing, small furniture, books, CD’s and DVD’s, etc…). If you have things that you would like to donate please bring them to the church starting August 1st. We will be collecting from August 1st through the 25th, so if you feel it’s time to clean out a closet we would love whatever you can donate! Ask your neighbors, family members and anyone else that you know that might have things that they would be willing to donate to the church. This is a great way to help the church budget!! All items will be stored in the garage in the small trailer.
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SAT
St Benedict's Community Dinner
3:00 AM to 5:00 AM
This is held at St. Benedict’s Episcopal Church. St. Andrew’s takes turns cooking and everyone helps serve. In conjunction with St. Benedict’s Episcopal (910 Bowker Street, Lacey) we serve a hot meal for the homeless and low-income people in our community. Come help set-up, serve, clean-up. If you would like for information please contact Rich Green (360) 943-9290.
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SUN
Morning Service
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Adult Sunday School
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Traditional Service
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AUG

30

WED
Chancel Choir
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Practice
AUG

31

THU
Bread of Life Study
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
SEP

03

SUN
Morning Service
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Adult Sunday School
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Traditional Service
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
SEP

04

MON
Staff
Pastor

Pastor Dan Breznau

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Pastor Dan Breznau has been appointed to Mount Vernon First UMC since July of 2010. Before then he served the congregation at Lake Chelan United Methodist Church for the prior nine years, bringing with him his wife Denise and children Daniel & Maria. 

Pastor Dan has, as well, served in a variety of capacities within churches in the Northeast. He has an extensive background in Christian Education and worked for a time at the United Methodist Publishing House where he operated within the Video & Audio production department. He received a B.A. from Gordon College  in Wenham, MA in Biblical Studies with minors in both psychology and sociology. He holds as well a M.A. from Scarritt Graduate School in Nashville, TN in Christian Education and a M. Div. from United Theological School in Dayton, Ohio. More recently, he has deepened his understanding about the spiritual journey having spent time  going through a two year course in Spiritual Direction at Gonzaga University in Spokane.

In addition, Pastor Dan comes with  diverse work experience outside of the church from owning and operating his own business to working in a restaurant selling "Coney Dogs" in his younger days.

I pray that God will help you on your journey and you will come to know and love the Lord all the more.  ~Blessings, Pastor Dan


Administrative Assistant

Kathy Bowen

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Lay Reader

Rich Green

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Rich Green is the current Lay Leader. Rich has been a member of St. Andrews for 35 years. He has been the Lay Leader for 20 of those 35 years. He also has been the lay delegate to the Pacific Northwest Annual Conference for the past 20 years. The Lay Leader is a liaison between the lay members of the church and the church administration. He also aids and supports the minister in the implementation of changes and the introduction of new innovations and ideas. The Lay Leader also sits as an ad hoc, non voting, member of all church committees. Aside from his duties as Lay Leader, Rich chairs the Endowment/Memorials Committee, chairs the St. Benedict's Community Dinner support committee (dinner once-a-month for homeless and special needs individuals), has preceded over several small group study sessions, plays in the hand-bell choir, has led the annual financial pledge drive for several years, and participates in numerous work groups around the church. He chaired the church's 50th anniversary celebration in 2009. Rich has been married to Jan for 54 years. They have 2 grown and married children: Kerry who is a Delta pilot and Shelli the wife of an Air Force pilot.


Education Director

Janie Stover

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Accompanist

Maria Breznau

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Song Leader/Choir Director

David Kellogg

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Nursery Attendant

Page Archer

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Children's Worship and Activity Center

Childcare is available for children under 5 in the Nursery form 8:45am to 12:30pm on Sunday. After Children's Time in both 9am and 11 am Worship, Sunday school is available a for 5-10 year olds. Coloring books, Crayons and picture books are available at the rear of the Sanctuary.


Custodian

Mike Regan

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Website Administrator

Gretchen Borck

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