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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.

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March 2017 Herald

This month’s Herald is now available for download. Inside this month’s Herald: Worship Schedule – 2 Adult Education – 3 Committees – 4 Spiritual Gifts – 9 Financial Report – 9 Groups & Events – 10 Pastoral Letters – 11 From the Director of Music – 14 Worship & Music – 15 St. Peter’s Preschool…

Transfiguration Moments

EMAIL DEVOTIONAL Transfiguration Sunday Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became dazzling white.  (Matthew 17:1-2) I love Camp Nawakwa in Arendtsville, PA. …

Be the Light

TRADITIONAL SERMON Transfiguration Sunday Two weekends ago while on retreat with our high school youth at camp Nawakwa, I had the chance to lead a hike to Upper Temple at 10:00 on Saturday night. In my years of retreat leadership at Nawakwa, I’ve been to Upper Temple dozens of times – most of them at…

Shiny Jesus

New Day Sermon Transfiguration Sunday The Transfiguration is a preview into God’s revelation and the promise of resurrection, but it also tells us something about who we are right now.

Transfiguration Sunday Preview

This is my Son, the Beloved; with him I am well pleased; listen to him! Matthew 17:5 The transfiguration story is filled with mystery. We can only imagine what the sight might have been like. Those present (Peter, James, and John) were clearly terrified by the event. Often transformational events in our lives are also…

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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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    WEDNESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY meets in the Café on Wednesdays, from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. We will continue the study of the Book of Genesis, as we continue to watch Abraham’s family expand and unfold. The topic on Wednesday, March 1st will be Chapters 30-31: Jacob & Laban. Vicar Avery leads the class again this week. Friends are welcome. Modest snacks and drinks are provided.



    THE TANZANIA MISSION COMMITTEE will be sponsoring an S. Clyde Weaver sub sale. Sub coupons will be available every Sunday in March in the Narthex and at New Day. Sub coupons are $6.00 each and are good until November. 


    Interested in becoming a member? New member sessions will meet March 5th (Room 102) and March 12th (Youth Lounge) during the 9:15 a.m. Sunday School hour. Interested? Contact Pastor Sarah (steichmann@StPeterslutheran-lanc.org) or Pastor Craig (craig@StPeterslutheran-lanc.org) or call the church at (717) 569-9211.



    On the First Friday of every month, Vicar Avery has a blog that posts to the church website called “Science & Faith Friday”. Join him on these brief excursions as he looks at our world with one foot in the realm of science and the other in the realm of faith.



    The Children’s Ministries committee is asking for donations of candy and small prizes for our Easter Egg Hunt.  The candy must be individually wrapped and be able to fit in a small plastic Easter egg.  Small novelty toys are also welcome!  Please place all donations in Samantha’s office in Room 127.  PLEASE NOTE: In order to provide time to fill the eggs, please bring in items by March 31st.


  • 50 PLUS

    Please join us for exciting entertainment and good fellowship on Thursday, March 2nd at 11:45 a.m. in the Café. Our guest speaker will be Glenn Beard who will present stories from his many Lutheran Disaster Relief Trips. Please bring a sandwich, your own place setting and beverage, plus a SNACK TO SHARE! Any questions, contact Debra Shue.


    We will meet at Arthur’s in the Eden Resort on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. People will have a choice of: 1: Soup, salad and dessert; 2: Full Buffet; or 3: Order from the menu. Individual checks will be given and Eden Platinum Cards will be honored. Sign up on the bulletin board outside the Nursery by noon on Monday, March 6th. Please contact Dennis or Louise Sitler with any questions by email: teachlouise@comcast.net or drsitler@gmail.com .


    BE SURE TO COME TO WELCA on Thursday, March 9th at 9:00 a.m. in Room 124. A light breakfast will be served. We welcome as our speaker Mark Aho who spent time last year in Africa. He will tell us about his visit with the Tanzanian orphans as well as showing us some photos of his safari experience. All women are welcome. Because of the generosity of so many, we are not collecting any Personal Care Items this month.


    WOMEN’S SUNDAY will take place on March 12th.  This is an ELCA initiative lifting up women past and present in the church.  There will be a brunch at noon where you can meet several of these women!  Please get a free ticket to make a reservation – they will be available on Sundays, February 26th and March 5th as well as the morning of the event.  This will be an informative and fun brunch for all!



    A WOMEN’S MINISTRY FORMATION MEETING is scheduled for February 28th at 7:00 p.m. at the home of Lynn Fyfe.  If you are interested in blending fellowship with opportunities to make a difference in our congregation and community, please plan to join us. Contact Sister Dottie at dottie@stpeterslutheran-lanc.org or Lynn Fyfe at lynnfyfe@comcast.net for more information.