Over the next few weeks, we will be sharing the Mission Giving Plan for the 2019 church year presented in a different way than the typical congregational budget. This “narrative ministry budget” presents our congregational mission in the context of 11 major areas of ministry in St. Peter’s congregation, noting a few of the various…
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If you attended our Annual Congregational Meeting on November 11, you might be asking yourself “what just happened?” regarding some of the votes we took relating to our church constitution and bylaws. There was some confusion during the meeting, and upon reflection, procedural error occurred during the meeting. One of the lessons your rostered leaders…
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November’s Pub Theology will take place on Wednesday, November 28th at 6:30 p.m. at General Sutter Inn. Mark your calendars – we will be having an Advent and Christmas Trivia night!
St. Peter’s members of all ages are encouraged to participate in “Noah’s RemARKable Voyage” to be presented on Sunday, March 3rd at 3:00 p.m. You’re invited to come to a series of Thursday evening rehearsals (January 24, January 31, February 7, February 14, February 21, February 28) from 6:00 – 7:15 p.m. and Saturday morning rehearsals (January 5, January 19, February 2, February 9, February 16, February 23, and March 2) from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. to learn music. If you’re interested in participating, please pick up a copy of the music, a CD, and an information sheet from the bench outside the music room door. Please also leave your name and email on the sign-up sheet. It is expected that you will come to at least half of the rehearsals. For more information, contact Adam at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are looking for additional volunteers to help in the Nursery. We recently lost several long-time volunteers, so we need more adults to fill the schedule. If you are available to volunteer, please contact Patti Courtois at email@example.com and provide your name, email address, phone number, and preferred service (early, late, or Sunday school hour). We particularly ask parents using the Nursery to consider volunteering. Youth helpers are also welcome. Contact Patti to schedule your preferred dates and times.
Just for Fun Christmas Event will be held on December 8th from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the home of Julie Tritch (630 Willow Green, Lititz). Please bring your favorite appetizer or dessert. Wine and coffee will be provided. Please feel free to join us, even if you are not a regular! You may bring a guest as well. It’s a great way to get to know others in the church in a warm and informal setting. We’d love to have you. There will be a sign-up sheet in the Narthex.
Pastor Pretz’s bible study is canceled for the month of November.
OUR PRAYGROUND is open in the Youth Lounge from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. for preschool through early elementary aged children. For the month of November, the Prayground is going to be making Christmas decorations for the New Day Christmas tree. Please join us each week for a new ornament that you can add to the tree after Thanksgiving.
Artists are encouraged to submit drawings with Christmas themes to be included in a Christmas Devotional Booklet. Some possible images include stars, a manger, Mary, Joseph, wise men, Christmas trees, candles, or even a camel! Put your ideas in image form and help decorate a new at-home devotional booklet for the Christmas season. Illustrations of all shapes and sizes are usable. Please submit art to Adam in person or digitally to firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 18, 7:30 a.m. Want to sing with a group on Sunday morning but can’t make regular rehearsals? Already sing in a group and want to sing some more? Come join the pick-up choir for the 8:00 a.m. service on November 18th. We’ll warmup together at 7:30 a.m., learn an easy anthem, and help to lead worship at the 8:00 service. What a great way to sing together without a weekly commitment! All are welcome.
Are you creative and crafty? Handy with a hammer? Do you enjoy helping to make a church musical happen? The Church Musical Task Force is the place for you! This group of people will help take care of some of the details to make our Church Musical a success! Our first meeting will be Tuesday, November 27th at 7:00 p.m. to determine needs and come up with an action plan. Hammers are not necessary to attend the first meeting.
Please join us for our first Craft Fair on Saturday, November 24th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Family Life Center. This event will consist of Crafters and Vendors and their unique creations made lovingly by hand. Bring your friends and family and shop in a relaxed and festive atmosphere! You’ll find something for you and everyone else on your Christmas list! Food will also be available for purchase.