Fall Worship Schedule

Our fall schedule begins Sunday, September 9. Join us for traditional services at 8:00 and 10:45am, or our New Day Praise Service at 10:45am.

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We're glad you're here!

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

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October 2018 Herald

This month’s Herald is available for download. Inside This Issue . . .  Worship Schedule – 2 Adult Christian Ed. – 3 Committees – 5 Worship & Music – 9 Pastoral Letters – 10 Director of Music – 13 Youth Ministries – 14 St. Peter’s Kids – 15 St. Peter’s Preschool – 16 Groups &…

Pentecost 18 Preview

“Whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes not me but the one who sent me.” -Mark 9:37 We live in a society of “invisible” people – those on the margins; those for whom we would rather not associate.  In our Gospel lesson for today Jesus talks about…

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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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  • CROSSPOINTS

    Sunday, September 30th, Crosspoints topic will be “Here We Stand – Lutheran Identity” with Vicar Nancy Brody. This class takes place Sunday mornings from 9:15-10:15 a.m. in the Conference Room.

     

  • FAITH AND VALUES

    Sunday, September 30th, Faith and Values topic will be “Poor in Spirit, Rich in Blessing”, in Room 100.

     

  • SUNDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY WITH PASTOR JEFF PRETZ

    Each Sunday this class will explore in depth the Gospel reading for that day. We will meet in the Library at 9:15 a.m.  

     

  • ST. PETER’S PRAYGROUND

    OUR PRAYGROUND is open in the Youth Lounge on Sundays from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. for preschool through early elementary aged children.  Crafts, activities, puzzles and toys are available as well as snacks. There are also resources for parents on the bulletin board.  Youth are invited to visit our youth hang out area in Route 78 – with snacks, hot drinks, games and just a place to chill. 

     

  • WEDNESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY

    WEDNESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY continues its study of the “Comparison of World Religions” this Wednesday, September 26th  as we will continue our discussion on Judaism. Pastor Ross facilitates the class which meets in the Café on Wednesdays from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Friends are welcome. Modest snacks and drinks are provided.

     

  • MULTIGENERATIONAL PICK-UP CHOIR – OCTOBER 14TH

    Do you want to sing with a group on Sunday morning but can’t make regular rehearsals? Are you already singing in a group and want to sing some more? Come join the pick-up choir for the 8:00 a.m. service on October 14th. 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.

     

  • 50 PLUS

    Please join us for good food and fellowship on Thursday, October 4th at 11:45 in the Café. Please bring your own place setting, beverage, sandwich and a snack to share.  Speaker will be Joan Patterson from York. Joan is a disabled person with a service dog. Joan will give us points to ponder as she relates humorous stories and lessons learned through gardening. If you have any questions, please contact Debra Shue.

  • VENDORS NEEDED FOR OUR FIRST CRAFT SHOW

    We are having a Craft Show on Saturday, November 24th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Family Life Center.  If you would like to participate, the cost for church members is $5.00 for an 8 foot table. Electric is an additional $3.00. For non-church members the cost is $10.00 for an 8 foot table and $5.00 extra for      electric. To reserve a table(s) please contact Movita Groff. If you have any questions, please contact Movita Groff or Kim Sterner.

     

  • JUST FOR FUN GROUP

    Just For Fun Group will meet on October 8th at the Isaac’s Restaurant, 1559 Manheim Pike. Lancaster, PA. We will meet at 6:00 p.m. Individual checks will be issued by the server. Their menu includes soups, salads and sandwich entrées. Any questions please contact Harold or Kathleen Nightingale. Please sign up on the Church Bulletin Board.

  • ARTISANS, CRAFTERS, COLLECTORS

    Do you have a hobby, a collection, artwork or   photography that you would like to share with us? Our Arts Hallway is a wonderful way to let others enjoy your creativity or collections! We normally feature our displays for a 90-day period. If you would be willing to share yours, please contact one of the following members: Fred Husson (chair), Brian Tolbert, Kim Groff Sterner, Kathy Groff or Carol Esbenshade.