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ST. ANDREW'S LAKE ALMANOR

The Good • The True • The Beautiful

About St. Andrew's

St. Andrew’s is an Anglican community in the beautiful mountain region of Lake Almanor, CA. Brian Foos is the rector and, together with his wife Kathy, they provide a classic education for middle school through college age youth, serve through the church, and run a store filled with homemade goods. 

CHOIR CAMP 2022

Whether you already love traditional choir music or want to learn, join St. Andrew’s Summer Choir Camp in beautiful Lake Almanor, CA.

“Saint Andrew’s Choir Camp has been the highlight of my summer for four years.”

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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Earth & Altar: a journal on Anglican life and worship

To Teach

EDUCATION & ENCHANTMENT:
RECOVERING THE LOST LOVE OF LEARNING

Is your child bored by school? To what extent are children’s imaginations being engaged by going to school. If you ask the children, it’s not …

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To Place

20 YEARS OF ST. ANDREW’S ACADEMY, LAKE ALMANOR CA

St. Andrew’s Academy, in the Lake Almanor area of Northern California, was founded twenty years ago this past fall, by a local boy—me. Growing up …

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To Create

THE ENGLISH AND THEIR CAKES

I’ve been blessed to travel to England at least ten times, and that doesn’t count the little stopovers for a day or two while going …

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To Create

HALLOWEEN

Ghouls, ghosts, and witches, warlocks, and spooks of all kinds. These, along with every sort of Disney princess and comic book hero, seem to be …

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To Worship

HOLY WEEK

“Behold, we go up to Jerusalem!” With these Gospel words on Quinquagesima Sunday, the Church declares the Season of Lent to be a journey toward …

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To Worship

PREPARATION: THE PRACTICAL SIDE

This Lenten Season, it is my hope that I will learn and grow in spiritual disciplines; that my family will learn and grow in the …

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To Worship

A WORD ABOUT COLORS

When traditional Anglicans think of Lent, they usually see it in purple. Certainly, purple is commendable and was long a nearly universal practice. However, the …

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To Create

RISEN: ANOTHER CHRISTIAN FILM BELOW THE MARK

By Jared Tomlinson Gregorian chant. Byzantine iconography. Gothic architecture. Renaissance polyphony. The Inklings. For most of the past two millennia, Christians have been at the forefront …

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To Worship

PRAYER, FASTING, ALMS: IMPORTANT DISCIPLINES

By the Rev’d Dr. Daniel McGrath This year during Lent the topics of Prayer, Fasting and Almsgiving will be featured in many sermons, written about in …

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To Worship

GIVING UP: ONLY BY FASTING AND PRAYER

By the Rev’d Bradley Cunningham It has been a pleasure these past (almost) 30 years to exercise the disciplines of Lent. Each year I learn more …

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