CategoryMinistry Features

Ministry Spotlight: Membership

Each week we’re spotlighting a ministry at St. Peter’s to show our mission in action. This week, we’re looking at our Membership Ministry. Our Ministry We believe that we are blessed so that we may be part of God’s plan to bless the world. Our members engage in blessing and thankfulness through our membership, stewardship…

Ministry Spotlight: Christian Education

Each week we’re spotlighting a ministry at St. Peter’s to show our mission in action. This week, we’re looking at our Christian Education Ministry. Our Ministry We foster an environment that encourages study of Scripture, theology, contemporary religious culture, and church tradition for the purposes of deepening the faith life of believers. Specifically, we provide…

This is Advent With Alison

This week, as part of our Advent devotional, we get to hear Alison Moffet’s beautiful piano renditions of “Away in the Manger” and “What Child Is This?” I was able to chat with Alison about her music and her experience working with a retirement community. This is Advent for Alison. Pastor Sarah: Alison, how long…

Ministry Spotlight: Worship

Each week we’re spotlighting a ministry at St. Peter’s to show our mission in action. This week, we’re looking at our Worship Ministry. Our Ministry We gather as the Body of Christ, so that we are spiritually fed by God’s gracious hand and equipped for ministry in the world, through worshiping together in services of…

Our Mission Giving Plan for 2019

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…

Where does my offering go?

As we approach the end of the year, our council and committees are busy preparing our budget for next year. A portion of our budget each year is devoted to mission support for our national church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. What is Mission Support? ELCA members in more than 9,300 congregations in the…

Family Halloween Party

Join us Sunday October 28th at 5:00 pm for a family Halloween Party! Come for food, games, crafts, a puppet show and Trick or Treating!  Kids are encouraged to wear their favorite costumes (parents can as well!) We will have our gathering in the Family Life Center. There will be a chance to vote on…