Pro-Life


Director:  Jenny Brooks
Contact the church office for more information.


​                  Speaker:  
                  •Sun., 1/7,   •Sun., 1/7

                    6:00-8:00 PM

    

                       NFP Brochure-2016

           

​​ Mission:
 To educate and inform the parish about opportunities to stand up for life and how to help those who have chosen life over abortion. 

This commission treasures the gift of life and God-given dignity of every human person -  born, pre born, and long born.

Made in the image and likeness of God, life is defended from     conception to natural death.

Annual events include: 
    Respect Life Sunday, 
    Life Chain peaceful protest 

    March for Life in Washington, D.C., 
    Rally for Life in Topeka

    Praying the Pro-Life Rosary.

Family Life   -   Pro-Life   -   School Board


Family Life

Director:  Sarah Geiger
•May also contact the Church office. 



Purpose:
Responsible

for promoting

healthy 

families by

listening and advocating for the needs of families across the life cycle, from singles to seniors.

Mission:
To provide resources, programs, and activities that educate and strengthen families and allow them to build fellowship with their larger     parish family.

Promotes:
    Family and Marriage,
    Respect Life, and
    Caregivers Ministry.

Main Events:
    Parish Picnic in July
    Lenten Soup Suppers
    Families Prepare for Advent"

Membership is open to individuals interested in family life issues and social activities.
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Parish Picnic
•Held annually on the third Sunday afternoon in July.
•An opportunity for all the parish to gather for a meal, fellowship, and some fun.
•Various parish organizations and groups provide the food and fun with outdoor and indoor  games

St. Andrew Parish organizations help to keep our parish a very active

and involved place to learn and worship.
Contact the church office for information on any of these.

​​School Board


President:  Chad Tompkins

Contact:  
    Chris Bacon

    School Principal
    263-2453
    cbacon@standrewsschoolabilene.com

 **Next Meeting
Jan. 2018-None

St. Andrew's Elementary School web site.
www.standrewsschoolabilene.com


​​•Promotes the fact that the School builds upon the influence of  the home. 


•Presumes that parents want and expect their children to think, act, and live in a way that reflects the values and attitudes of the Catholic Church.

 
•Believes that St. Andrew School exists to assist parents in helping their children     discover the dignity, uniqueness, and worth of themselves and other human beings created by God; explore their Christian and Catholic heritage; deepen their relationship with God and the Church, and develop their spiritual, intellectual and physical capabilities to fulfill their particular role in life. 


•Consists of nine elected members.  Each year new members are selected by parish ballot to serve a three year term.  Any parishioner     may put their name on the ballot.

Abilene, KS

a roman catholic church of the salina diocese