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.

Advocacy Corner

Advocacy is the act or process of supporting a cause or proposal. As Christians, we are called to advocate for the Gospel of Jesus Christ. We read that Jesus calls us to feed the hungry, clothe the naked, welcome the stranger and visit the imprisoned. One way we do that is through Advocacy in order to…

June 3rd Sermon Preview

Then he said to them, “The Sabbath was made for humankind, and not humankind for the Sabbath; so the Son of Man is lord even of the Sabbath.” (Mk. 2:27-28) Sabbath observance is constituted repeatedly in the Bible – prohibiting us from gathering food, chopping or kindling wood, traveling, no yard work, no tying or…

Strawberry Festival is June 9

St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10 Delp Road, Lancaster will hold a Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 9 from 9:00am to 1:00pm on the church grounds. The festival will have food for purchase which includes strawberry pies, tarts, chicken BBQ and more. The festival will also offer children’s games and face painting. A Silent Auction will offer…

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…