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Camp Sunday March 17

It’s not too soon to be dreaming about the summer, and DEFINITELY not too soon to be thinking about going to camp! On Sunday March 17, Zach Weiss, the director of Camp Kirchenwald will be visiting St. Peter’s and leading some conversation and fun-filled activities centered around camp. Lutherans and Camping The Lutheran Camping Corporation…

March 2019 Herald

This month’s Herald is ready for download. Inside This Issue . . . Worship Schedule – 2 Adult Christian Ed. – 4 Committees – 5 Worship & Music – 8 Groups & Events – 9 Pastoral Letters – 10 Director of Music – 13 Youth Ministries – 14 St. Peter’s Kids – 14 Summer Camping…

February 2019 Herald

This month’s Herald available for Download Inside This Issue . . . Worship Schedule – 2 From the Council President—3 Adult Christian Ed. – 4 Committees – 5 Worship & Music – 8 Groups & Events – 9 Pastoral Letters – 10 Director of Music – 13 Youth Ministries – 14 St. Peter’s Preschool –…

January 2019 Herald

This month’s Herald is now available to download. Inside this month: Worship Schedule – 2 Adult Christian Ed. – 3 Committees – 4 Groups & Events – 7 Worship & Music – 8 Pastoral Letters – 9 Director of Music – 12 Youth Ministries – 13 St. Peter’s Preschool – 13 St. Peter’s Kids –…

Advent Midweek Services

Throughout the Bible, God promised The Advent or coming of his son, Jesus. This is one of the most important events in all of human history — the almighty, eternal, creator of the universe becoming human, living among us, and suffering on our behalf in order to give us life. This year we will mark…

December 2018 Herald

This month’s Herald is available for download. Inside this month: Worship Schedule – 2 Constitution Update – 3 Christmas & Advent – 5 Adult Christian Ed. – 6 Committees – 7 Worship & Music – 11 Pastoral Letters – 12 Director of Music – 15 Youth Ministries – 16 St. Peter’s Preschool – 16 St.…

First Annual Craft Fair

Get a head start on holiday shopping at the St. Peter’s Craft Fair on November 24, 2018 from 9:00am to 2:00pm! The fair will take place in the Family Life Center at St. Peter’s Lutheran Evangelical Church. Forty-five vendors will showcase a variety of handmade items, including jewelry, pillows, scarves, doll clothes, baby gifts, table runners,…

Community Thanksgiving Eve Service

St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lancaster invites the community to a Manheim Township Community Thanksgiving Eve Service on November 21 at 7:00pm. Several pastors and church leaders from the community will be co-leading a service of thanksgiving, prayer, and giving. As part of giving thanks, we will be collecting canned goods which will be…

Constitution Update

If you attended our Annual Congregational Meeting on November 11, you might be asking yourself “what just happened?” regarding some of the votes we took relating to our church constitution and bylaws. There was some confusion during the meeting, and upon reflection, procedural error occurred during the meeting. One of the lessons your rostered leaders…

Monthly Community Meal

St. Peter’s travels to Grace Lutheran Church in Lancaster the first Wednesday of each month to serve a community meal for those in need.  Volunteers report to the church at 1:00 pm to prepare and cook the meal.  They leave for Grace at 4:30 to set up and be ready to serve at 5:30 pm.…