Many of you have already heard about the house fire on Cornell. While the family is all safe and together, the fire was devastating. Many of you have already come together to offer help. There will be a donation account set up at Chase bank. Donations can be made at any Chase bank and funds… Read more »
Wondering what to do with your empty ink jets? There is a box in the window in the Fellowship Hall where you can drop them off! Once the box is full, it gets mailed to a recycling company that will send Christian Education a check for the empty cartridges! Easy way to donate to the… Read more »
Wednesday, February 13, members of Lorain County’s faith based communities are invited to attend a summit presented by Thomas D. Stuber. This event will take place at First Lutheran Church 1019 W. 5th street in Lorain from 9AM to 12PM. There is no cost to attend but registration is required. If interested you can register… Read more »
Circle Six will hold its next meeting and picnic on Tuesday, February 5 at 7:00PM in Fellowship Hall. Bring your favorite game to play and invite a friend to join us.
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.
Christmas Fund Offerings
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 »
Mission Winter Clothing Collection
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 »
Once again, St. Peter’s will help a struggling family this Christmas through our Angel Tree. Beginning on November 18th, there will be angel tags on the Christmas tree in the Fellowship Hall. When taking an angel from the tree, please let us know who took the tag by signing your name and listing your telephone… Read more »
Church office will be closed
St. Peter’s office will be closed Thursday, November 22nd for Thanksgiving Day and Friday, November 23rd. The church office will open the following Monday, November 26th.
December KEY Deadline
The deadline for the December KEY is going to be Wednesday, November 21. This will ensure that time for editing, printing and folding the KEYs will be completed in time to send each KEY out before December begins. Please have all articles turned into the office before the 21st.
Hanging of the Greens
Advent is right around the corner! We will be decorating the church by “Hanging the Greens” on November 25 after church. All are welcome to help (“Many hands make light work”). Make our beautiful church shine with holiday spirit!
Movement Works Scholarship Fundraiser!
St. Peter’s chili cook-off on Oct.14th was an amazing success. We had 10 great pots of chili and the event raised $297.00 for our window restoration fund! A huge thank you to all who participated for your time, talents, and generosity. Hopefully we can make this an annual event!