AuthorSister Dottie Almoney

Director of Education & Outreach
Sister Dottie Almoney

Our youth grow into faithful disciples through education, fellowship and service. I am also excited about the new social ministries in which we are partnering with other Manheim Township churches, such as Lydia’s Closet and Homes for Hope.

Sunday April 29, 2018 preview

Senior Recognition Sunday, Core Value: Learning “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine grower.  He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit he prunes to make it bear more fruit.” –John 15:1-2 The writer of John offers us another glimpse into the essence of…

Holy Week Happenings

There are a great number and variety of events taking place at St. Peter’s in our lead up to Holy Week and Easter. Come join us for these events! SATURDAY, MARCH 24 Easter Egg Hunt Come and join us for all of the fun activities including a puppet show, pictures with the Easter Bunny, and of course,…

Youth Winter Retreats

Youth from grades 5 through 12 are invited to attend our annual youth winter retreats! Our Winter Retreats are always a great deal of fun, in addition to being learning experiences. So we hope you will consider coming along. This year both retreats will take place at  Camp Kirchenwald. Because of the close proximity of the…

Annual Women’s Winter Retreat

Calling all women: You are invited to our annual Women’s winter retreat January 19-21st at Camp Kirchenwald! Join us as we discuss what it means to Live in Community.  Our time together begins with a wine (or soda) and cheese social and get to know you games.  Saturday includes bible study and discussion, more fellowship…

Youth Group Rake and Run Event

Our youth will be offering to rake leaves for a monetary donation on Sunday afternoon November 5th .  If you would like to be added to our list of persons who need their yards tidied up – we will rake and either bag your leaves or put them curbside. All donations will help offset the…

Reformation Party

Come and party like it’s 1517!  All youth in grades 9 and older, and adults are invited to attend our Reformation dinner and celebration on Sunday October 29th at 5:30 pm – Eden Resort – Cost $35 per person. There will be a buffet dinner, cash bar, a renaissance costume contest (no obligation to come…

Pentecost 19 Preview

“But when the king came in to see the guests, he noticed a man there who was not wearing a wedding robe, and he said to him, ‘Friend, how did you get in here without a wedding robe?’ And he was speechless. Then the king said to the attendants, ‘Bind him hand and foot, and…

Pet Blessing

Join us for our annual Pet Blessing on Sunday October 8, 2017 at 2:30 on the church lawn. All animals are welcome.  This is an annual blessing in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, who is often called the “Patron Saint of Animals” due to his love of animals and nature. He believed that nature itself…