Circle Six is holding its annual Pumpkin Roll sale. Order forms can be found in your church bulletin, in the rear of the sanctuary or in the Church office. Only a limited number will be available so be sure to get your order in early! They will be wrapped for the freezer and available for… Read more »
Please join the mission group after worship service next Sunday, Oct. 14th for a chili potluck. A freewill offering will be collected to benefit our window fund. We are looking forward to good food and fellowship as we celebrate the autumn season!
Throughout the month of October, St. Peter’s will be taking donations for Neighbors in Need. Offering envelopes were in the October 10th bulletin; however, for the rest of the month please make a note on your normal offering envelope. Contributions to Neighbors in Need can also be made online at www.ucc.org/nin .
This week the children will learn the letter Ww. **”Me Bags” are to be brought to school on Thursday and Friday. Please include a family photo that we can use on our bulletin boards in the classroom and a special something that the child can share that reflects something about him or her. ** Mama… Read more »
Welcome Pastor Arlen Vernava! We had a nice little reception after Sunday’s service!
We will be raffling off this gorgeous lap quilt made by Christine Burman at Trunk or Treat! All proceeds go to the Stained Glass Window Fund. It will be on display during Sunday Service the next 4 Sundays, and you can buy raffle tickets in the Fellowship Hall after Sunday service!
Please join the mission group on Sunday October 14 after the worship service for a chili potluck. Bring a dish of your favorite chili or your favorite dessert to share- a signup sheet will be at the back of the church for the chili. Corn bread, tortilla chips and fixings will be provided. A freewill… Read more »
The ladies bible study will be resuming their studies the first Tuesday of the month beginning October 2nd. The Book of Luke will be finished before they move onto the next book. Morning studies are held in the Fireside Room at 10AM. Evening studies are held at Penny K’s home at 7PM
The fundraiser you have all been waiting for is here! Mama Jo Pie gift Cards! The preschool is selling gift cards for $10. Here is the order form. Your order and money must be turned in to the preschool office by 10/16/18. Gift cards will be available on 10/26/2018. To find out additional information on Mama Joe… Read more »
For those that are curious about our new logo…The symbol has several things that we feel are important to St. Peter’s. First, the symbol itself is a P…for Peter. There is a black cross in the middle. The surrounding colors represent our beautiful stained glass windows.
VBS 2017 Hero Central Wrap Up!
VBS 2017 Hero Central is in the books!!!! What a fun time we had and we finished with a picnic today under the tree, where we honored our church secretary who is leaving us! Kids loved their ice cream cone snack today! Today’s craft was our mission project “super socks” which were toiletries stuffed in… Read more »
We now accept donations made using PayPal!
We are now accepting donations made through PayPal. You can make your donation using a credit card, a debit card or your PayPal account; however, you do not have to have a PayPal account to use this service. To access PayPal, either click on the ‘Donate’ button below or click on the ‘Donate Here’ button… Read more »
Trunk or Treat
Our Annual Trunk or Treat! Where: In the parking lot of St. Peter’s U.C.C., 582 Church Street Amherst When: Sunday, October 29, 2017 5:30 PM to 7 PM Details: Games, candy, snacks and more! Come in costume after the parade and join the fun! If you are interested in hosting a ‘trunk’ , click… Read more »
The Amherst Farmers Market
St. Peter’s UCC is hosting the Amherst Farmers Market all summer long on Wednesday’s from 4pm – 6pm at our church in Amherst, Ohio. Support your local foods and your local economy at this weekly family friendly event. Please join us in celebrating our third year of offering a diverse, high-quality selection of locally-grown, locally-made… Read more »
Worship Service Hour: 10:00 AM every Sunday
Our regular Worship Service and our Sunday School starts at 10:00 AM every Sunday, followed by a fellowship time.
A Real Good Church
I was reading a book called Real Good Church, the new entry in the church revitalization field. At the heart of one of the foundational principles that enabled a church to grow from 35 members to 300+ was a willingness to take risks. It recognizes that to grow a church means the church and staff… Read more »
“A Grateful Life”
There comes to my mind a word, or sets of words from time to time. I know that they are not my own thoughts, but were uttered by someone, in some setting, that just resurfaced in a moment of reflection or often, more likely, when I just stop focusing on the task at hand. Recently… Read more »
We can never say enough positive things to one another
Dear Brothers and Sisters, In my mid-20’s my father and I went through the pretty typical process of moving to our next stage of relationship building that most young adults go through with their parents. One of the reflective questions I asked him was why he didn’t say more “positive” things to us, his children… Read more »