Thank you so much to all who donated to the winter clothing drive. Please know that your items went directly to those who need them the most! Clothing collection for the Great Lakes Church homeless outreach and clothing pantry will continue throughout the coming year. The collection box will remain in the lobby. New and used… Read more »
The Salvation Army are looking for volunteers to ring the bell December 22 from 12-7PM. If interested please contact Toni at 440-308-0187.
All are invited to join Pastor Arlen and Community Congregational, Vermilion U.C.C Congregational and Brownhelm U.C.C for a Longest Night Worship service Friday, December 21, held at Brownhelm U.C.C located at 2144 North Ridge Road Vermilion Ohio. Worship begins at 5PM.
The ladies of Circle Six will be holding their annual cookie sale following church annual meeting on Sunday December 16 in the Fellowship Hall.
Friday, December 14th Lorain Lighthouse United Methodist Church located at 3015 Meister Rd, Lorain, Ohio 44053, is putting on a ReCreation’s Classic Christmas show. Admission is FREE, but we ask that you bring a non-perishable item to support our food pantry. The Christmas concert is being put on by Re-Creation, a singing and dancing group… Read more »
St. Peter’s will be having two Christmas Eve services this year. The first on will be at 5PM and the second will be 10PM. We hope to see you for one or both services.
The 2018 annual congregational meeting of St. Peter’s UCC takes place Sunday, December 16th following worship, in the sanctuary, for the purpose of electing church council officers to serve during 2019 and church board members to begin serving in 2019 and we will review the approved 2019 budget.
Our Christmas Cantata is on Sunday, December 16 at the 10:00 service. The Sanctuary Choir, Handbell Choir, a trumpet player, clarinets, flute player, and our Oberlin Quartet will contribute to this beautiful cantata. Please join us.
For the month of December, St. Peter’s will be accepting offering for the Christmas Fund. There will be an offering envelope in each bulletin if you would like to donate to the Christmas Fund for the veterans of the cross and the emergency fund. Your gift says “thank-you” and “we care” to UCC retired clergy,… Read more »
The Mission Group is now collecting gently used and new winter clothing items to donate to Sub Zero Mission and the Great Lakes Church Homeless Outreach. Needed are winter hats, coats, gloves, boots, scarves, and socks (new only please). Specific requests from Sub Zero are adult size coats sizes L- 4XL and men’s boots size… Read more »
Blessing of the Blankets
In 2006, Pam Miskov inspired Circle Six members to begin this mission project of making blankets for members of our congregation, family members, and those in crisis. To date, Circle Six members have made and delivered over 200 blankets. Love and prayers are infused in every blanket. They provide warmth and comfort and an assurance… Read more »
Baptism: Did you Know…
Baptism is an ancient rite of the Christian church, practiced by Christians in every land. Although it spans two thousand years, it is a sacrament full of meaning in every time and place. Throughout the pages of the New Testament, we encounter the sacrament of baptism over and over again; Jesus, who was baptized by… Read more »
Sunday, October 29,2017, the children of St. Peter’s will be collecting for UNICEF. There will also be cans in the back of the church if anyone would like to donate throughout the week. The children will have UNICEF boxes to collect donations while they are Trick-or-Treating. This year’s goal is $100! To find out more… Read more »
Circle Six is holding its annual Pumpkin Roll sale. Order forms can be found at the back of the Church or in the Church office. Only a limited number will available so be sure to get your order in early! They will be wrapped for the freezer and available for pick-up on Sundays, November 5th… Read more »
This week in Sunday School…. (10/15/2017)
So fun last Sunday learning about Samson in Sunday school! Check out how strong our Samson hair made us feel!
Boy Scout Court of Honor
What a beautiful Court of Honor for Troop 427 tonight! Too many merit badges and ranks to count! Congratulations to all the boys and adults involved!
Did You Know?
Did You Know? St. Peter’s Sanctuary is quite beautiful with its stained glass windows and the carvings on the pews along the main aisle. Our Sanctuary truly reflects the old and the new, the traditions that have led our people in the past, and the sense of expectancy that characterizes our members as they face… Read more »
Amherst Food Pantry Needs….
This month the Amherst Food Pantry is in need of extra spaghetti sauce, toilet tissue, a variety of soaps, cans of tuna and jars of peanut butter. If you are interested in donating any of the above items along with any other items, there are several donation boxes throughout St. Peter’s Church. Please feel free… Read more »
As some may know St. Peter’s is updating our membership directory and adding the many new faces here at St. Peter’s UCC. Shelly Harmych will be taking pictures of anyone who hasn’t had their picture taken yet for the new updated membership directory. Shelly will be doing this Sunday, October 22nd and Sunday, October 29th… Read more »
Trunk or Treat
St. Peter’s is having Trunk or Treat Sunday October 29th 5:30-7:00PM in the church parking lot. You can help by signing up to decorate your car trunk and join in the fun. Participants need to arrive by 5 PM to set up. We ask that you remain with your car during the event. Please remember… Read more »