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Welcome in the name of Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior. Whether we are worshipping, learning, gathering for fellowship, or serving, we do so in Jesus’ name. We would love for you to find out more about the ministries of St. Peter’s.

Be sure to check out our blog and announcements. There’s always something going on at St. Peter’s and we can’t wait for you to join us!

How we follow Jesus

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  • Worship Join us as we worship

    Whether it is traditional or praise, youth-oriented or sagely-focused, worship is the community called and gathered in Jesus’ name.

  • LearnDeepen your faith today

    The Lutheran tradition is firmly rooted in education, and we believe a healthy study of the Bible is an essential companion to a faith grounded in worship and prayer.

  • GatherCome and see

    Christian fellowship occurs when two or more Christians are in one another’s company. And when they are, great and holy things occur.

  • ServeFind out how you can bless others

    We invite you to join us as we seek to serve our community and world. Check out how you may be part of God’s work in the world and your neighborhood today.

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From our Blog

Read sermons, view videos, get devotions, or learn about upcoming events at St. Peter's.

Your Wilderness

And the Spirit immediately drove Jesus out into the wilderness. Mark 1:12 In Biblical terms…the wilderness is usually not a place we want to go to. Going back to the Old Testament the people of God are in the wilderness for 40 years…and it wasn’t because Moses refused to stop and ask for directions. It…

Lent 1 Preview

The first Sunday in Lent begins with tension. The tension between the saving and destructive powers of water fills today’s lectionary readings. The waters of the flood overwhelmed the world in the days of Noah, yet God delivered Noah and his family from death. The Holy Spirit descends on Jesus only after his baptism by…

It’s Cool in the Furnace

It’s finally here! Tomorrow at 3:00pm, St. Peter’s presents “It’s Cool in the Furnace”. Come to worship that morning, then return to the Sanctuary for the performance where you’ll learn about Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego and their run-in with King Nebuchadnezzar. Director’s Note It has been incredibly fulfilling to work together with the people of…

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Meet our Leaders

Our leaders would love to meet you. Find out more about them and their faith!

  • Rev. Craig Ross
    Rev. Craig Ross

    Senior Pastor

  • Rev. Sarah Teichmann
    Rev. Sarah Teichmann

    Pastor of Christian Formation

  • Sister Dottie Almoney
    Sister Dottie Almoney

    Director of Education & Outreach

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  • ADULT FORUM – FEBRUARY 18

    Presented by Andrew Steele, Director of Global Church Sponsorship of the ELCA and Rahel Williams, ELCA Global Church Sponsorship team member, during Sunday School hour in the Youth Lounge.  Please join us for informative discussion about the ELCA’s global ministries and how we can become more involved! Look for Andrew’s and       Rahel’s bios on St. Peter’s website, Facebook, and our Global Missions Bulletin Board (near drinking fountain in Narthex).

     

  • ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL

    Crosspoints meets February 18 in the Conference Room to start a four session series, Co-Existing with World Beliefs. Today’s session covers Buddhism and Hinduism, led by Vicar Pal. Next week, February 25th, the World Beliefs session will cover     Judaism, led by Vicar Pal and guest speaker, Rabbi Rami Pavolotzky. Today, Faith and Values will join with Adult Forum on the topic “Guests from Afar” with Andrew Steele and Rahel Williams, Global Ministry Representatives of the ELCA in the Youth Lounge. Next week, Faith and Values will meet in Room 100 with the topic “The Reconciler”.

     

  • INTERN PROJECT

    Vicar Pal’s project, Co-Existing with World Beliefs, is a series of four Crosspoints classes to compare/contrast four major, non-Christian religions and atheism with Christianity. The goal of the sessions is to facilitate discussion on ways we, as Christians can  co-exist with members of these groups despite the differences.

     

  • ELEVATE BIBLE STUDY

    This class meets Thursday nights from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Youth Lounge. The group will discuss Paul’s letters and his own personal journey through faith and how he taught in Jesus’ name. Everyone is welcome and the class will be discussion-based to emphasize our collective journey in community.

     

  • SUNDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY WITH PASTOR JEFF PRETZ

    Each Sunday from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. in the Library, this class will explore in depth the Gospel reading for that day.

     

  • WEDNESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY

    We will meet on Wednesday, February 21st and will be studying Mark 9:30-49. The class meets Wednesdays from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. in the Café. Bring a Bible and a friend. Modest snacks, coffee and tea are provided.

     

  • PUB THEOLOGY

    PUB THEOLOGY will take place this Tuesday, February 20th at 6:30 p.m. at Carrabba’s Italian Restaurant off Oregon Pike. Our youth are having a fundraiser for the Youth Gathering, so we will not only have a discussion on the new “Social Statement on Women and Justice”, but we will be supporting our youth as well. RSVP to Sister Dottie if you can attend.

     

  • THE SACRAMENT OF HOLY BAPTISM

    THE SACRAMENT OF HOLY BAPTISM will next be offered on Saturday, March 31st at the 6:00 p.m. Easter Vigil Service. Interested persons should speak with Pastor Craig or Pastor  Sarah.

     

  • CALLING ALL THRIVENT MEMBERS

    You are invited to a luncheon on Sunday, February 25th after the second service in the Café. We will be discussing how you can use your Thrivent Choice dollars and action team monies to help ministries here at St. Peter’s, as well as in the community and abroad. There are many ministries that could use your Thrivent dollars. If you can attend, contact Sister Dottie Almoney at dottie@stpeterslutheran-lanc.org. 

     

  • NEW MEMBERS REUNION: FALL 2017 CLASS

    You are invited to a New Member Reunion on February 25th during the 9:15 a.m. Sunday School hour. We will meet at 9:15 a.m. in the Church Café for light refreshments, time to re-meet some of your classmates and shepherds, and good fellowship. See you there!