“We have all that we need.”
That is the mindset that pervades this parish: a theology of abundance out which much is shared. Those in Manitou Springs, both longtime residents and those just passing through, know this parish to be a place where they are welcome. At a central crossroads in the community, it is a place where people belong. Gifts are given and received, friendships are made, and meals are shared. All we need is given. And all we need is received.
To learn more about St. Andrew’s, see http://www.saintandrewsmanitousprings.com.
From the video:
“Jesus said to love God with everything you have and to love your neighbor as I have loved you.
It has become clear to me that a community filled with love and acceptance can transform people who have lost, because of circumstances in their lives, the belief that they are loved. I have seen people enter this community and they are transformed into people who feel loved and who can love. […]”