Church School & Nursery:

The Nursery is located on the 2nd floor, in Room 205 in the Kid’s and Co Daycare.  It is available for infants under 3.  It is open at 10:15 for parents and guardians to drop off their children before worship service begins at 10:30am.

Children in pre-school and elementary school are invited to join their leaders in our Church School classrooms after the Children’s Time during the service.


Youth Group

Youth (14 up) are invited to remain in worship on Sundays except on the third Sunday of each month, they are invited to help as Leaders in Training (LIT’s) in the Church School.

Youth Night gatherings on Fridays, once a month, at 6:30PM in the Great Hall. If you are planning to join us, kindly RSVP at


Church School Volunteers Needed!

New volunteers are welcome.  Please contact Shara Benavidez or Rev. Bob Faris. Or send us an e-mail at 

Please Note: We run volunteer background checks for all applicants.


Lent Mission Project 2023

The Lent Mission Project deadline is April 2nd, 2023. Faith Formation Holy Week Packages available for children ages 2-17, please contact Shara Benavidez at

 To learn more about this year’s Lent Mission Project for the children, please go to our Faith Formation page on the website at:  or send an email to: to sign up



Faith Formation Resources for Families

Walk This Way: A Lenten Resource for Families

Created by Laura Alary, author of Make Room: A Child’s Guide to Lent and Easter, this resource is great for families looking to experience Lent as a time for spaciousness, freedom, choice and participation in the transformative work of the Spirit.”
 You can download the resources by visiting:




Sunday Adult Bible Study
Please join us Sunday mornings at 9:00am in the boardroom for our weekly Bible Study.  This year we will be looking at Paul’s Epistle to the Romans.  Everyone is welcome.

We will continue with our hybrid format so if you would like to join us via Zoom please email Rev. Faris at so that he can send out the weekly link.


St. Andrew’s Study Award Winners

Anniversary study awards were presented at the Annual Meeting to Neve Clute and Leslie Maiden. Neve has been active at St. Andrew’s from her baptism, through Church school, to meal preparation in Out of the Cold and is now in her second year in a Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion at Dalhousie University in Halifax. Leslie is at University of Toronto working on a Masters in Nursing (Nursing Practitioner) while continuing to work as a Registered Nurse.  Leslie grew up in the church school, youth program and continues to support the Out of the Cold Program.  We wish Neve and Leslie continued success in their studies and in their careers that follow.




Camp Cairn

Applications for Summer Camp bursaries at Camp Cairn, programs for children and youth (ages 5-17), are now open. For more information about the programs for 2023, visit Please contact Rev. Bob Faris at if you have any questions or wish to apply. Deadline April 23rd.



We have a number of lessons available for the children during Lent.  Please contact Shara Benavidez or Rev. Bob Faris. Or send us an e-mail at 

For Children Two to Five:


For Children Six to Twelve: