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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

Check out how you can get involved!

  • 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.

  • Join our Family

From our Blog

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

Healing Waters

(Please be aware that during the season of Lent, these weekly devotions will be arriving in your inbox on Tuesdays.) I see him twice within a twenty-four hour period of time.  Each time, healing waters flow.  You might call me a crybaby.  Mea culpa.  But he has been a strong presence in my life.  I’ve…

Camp Sunday

New Day Sermonlent 2 This week we welcomed guest preacher Zach Weiss for Camp Sunday at St. Peter’s. Zach is the Director of Camp Kirchenwald in Colebrook and he preached on the gospel and the importance of camp in Christian formation.

Camp Sunday March 17

It’s not too soon to be dreaming about the summer, and DEFINITELY not too soon to be thinking about going to camp! On Sunday March 17, Zach Weiss, the director of Camp Kirchenwald will be visiting St. Peter’s and leading some conversation and fun-filled activities centered around camp. Lutherans and Camping The Lutheran Camping Corporation…

Crossed Palms

(Please be aware that during the season of Lent, these weekly devotions will be arriving in your inbox on Tuesdays.) I see them a few dozen times a day … every time I walk in or out of my office.  They sit in a wicker wine bottle basket just inside the door to my office. …

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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

Meet all our Staff

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  • ST. PETER’S SOFTBALL

    Are you interested in playing softball? If so, please sign up on the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board in the Narthex. Games will be played on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting in May. Contact Jerry Beyer at jlb051562@comcast.net.

     

  • THE NORTH LANCASTER DISASTER RELIEF TEAM PRESENTS COMMUNITY DAY AT ISAAC’S

    On Tuesday, March 26th, Ephrata Isaac’s is hosting a fundraiser for the North Lancaster Disaster Relief Team. 25% of the cost of your meal will go directly toward expenses for the Relief Team’s Spring trip to New Jersey for relief efforts. On Tuesday, April 2nd, Lititz Isaac’s will also be hosting a fundraiser to benefit the Disaster Relief Team. Forms can be found in the literature racks in the Narthex and at the Welcome Desk. The form is to be completed and  handed to your server.

     

  • LUTHERAN DISASTER RELIEF

    Looking to do some mission work? The local Lutheran    Disaster Relief chapter is traveling to New Jersey in May.  It will take place May 5-11, 2019.  It will be the 11th trip to New Jersey since Super Storm Sandy and the group’s 20th trip over all.  The deadline to register for this trip is March 31st.  The trip cost is $150.  Interested? Contact Pastor Glen Beard via email GBeard@luthercare.org.

  • JUST FOR FUN: HELP SERVE DINNER AND HAVE DINNER

    Just for Fun will have two activities on Wednesday, April 3rd.  You can participate in one or both. Just sign-up on the bulletin board.  Alan and Beverly Swanson will coordinate these activities. Dinner Service at Grace Lutheran Church – We will assist in serving dinner at Grace Lutheran Church, 517 N Queen Street Lancaster.  We need a total of 7 people to assist with the dinner.  Our role in these dinners will be to put food on each person’s place from the kitchen or help with some dish   washing.  We need to either be at St. Peter’s by 4:40 p.m. and we can drive together to Grace Lutheran.  Or you can meet us at Grace Lutheran at 5:00.  We will be back at St. Peter’s approximately 6:30 p.m. Dinner at Fiorentino’s – Everyone is invited to have dinner at Fiorentino’s at the Lancaster Airport at 6:45 p.m.  You do not have to participate at Grace Lutheran to join us for dinner.

     

     

  • BOOK CLUB MEETS MARCH 26TH

    The next meeting of St. Peter’s Book Club will be Tuesday, March 26th, at 1:30 p.m. We will be discussing the book Origin by Dan Brown. All are welcome! Questions? Please contact Mary Ann Frontz at mafrontz45@gmail.com.

     

  • LENTEN DEVOTIONAL SERIES: STRETCH AND PRAY

    This Lent, Pastor Sarah and Erik Teichmann will be creating a video series that includes the health of stretching and praying. Go to the St. Peter’s Facebook page or visit our website  https://stpeterslutheran.org/stretch-and-pray/ to interact with the video. A new video will be posted every Wednesday morning!

     

  • PREVENT ADDICTION/SUPPORT RECOVERY

    Beginning March 13th, several members of the Addiction Ministry Team will meet in the Cry Room (located to the right of the Sanctuary) approximately 15 minutes before midweek evening and 10:45 a.m. Lenten Services. During that time we invite you to join us in prayer for anyone struggling with the effects of addiction.

     

  • FROM THE STEWARDSHIP COMMITTEE

    TO OUR CONGREGATION AT ST. PETER’S  — Thanks to each of you for your strong stewardship giving through the first two months of the year. Year to date giving through February, 2019 is $176,211 vs. $153,430 in 2018. That is a 14.8% increase. However, some of that increase is from “advanced gifts” which covers the entire year. Our Stewardship goal (and we hope yours) is a 3% increase over 2018. We can do it!  Stewardship Committee

     

  • MID-WEEK LENTEN SERVICES

    March 13, 20, 27, April 3 and 10, 7:00 a.m. & 7:00 p.m. — Come to St. Peter’s at 7:00 a.m. or 7:00 p.m. on Wednesdays in Lent to walk with the prophets. We will be exploring the message of the prophets and thinking about how their messages might manifest in our daily lives. 

     

  • EMAIL ADDRESS CHANGE

    Our staff email addresses have changed. You can now reach our staff at firstname.lastname@stpeterslutheran.org. Don’t worry – – emails sent to their old  addresses will still reach them!