Circle Six hosted a Polar Express movie night tonight so parents could have a night out! A fun time was had by all involved! They made hot chocolate ornaments and bell necklaces. They snacked on popcorn and cookies (donated by Cheryl Kirshner) and of course had hot chocolate with marshmallows! They took home a “believe”… Read more »
This week the children will learn the number 4. Christmas Program Info… Thursday, December 14 at 9:00 a.m. / 12:45 p.m. Friday, December 15 at 9:00 a.m. *Doors open at normal time (no sooner) *Bring 1 1/2 dozen cookies to your child’s room when you drop off your child. *Everyone is welcome to attend and… Read more »
Thought you all might want to see our new Advent wreath. Drive by the corner of Church and Elyria Avenue (especially at night) and check it out! O Come Immanuel!
Wow! Advent workshop 2017 was way too much fun! All the kids had fun making their crafts! Food from Soul on Fire was amazing! Thanks to all that helped to make this year’s workshop a success…and those of you that didn’t make it…put it on your calendar for next year! You missed a great time!… Read more »
The Advent wreath, four candles on a wreath of evergreen, is shaped in a perfect circle to symbolize the eternity of God. In some churches, four purple candles, one for each week in Advent, are used with one larger white candle in the middle as the Christ candle. During each Sunday of the Advent season,… Read more »
The Cantata will be performed on Sunday, December 10, 2017, at 10 AM. The cantata is called “Peace Has Come.” Please join our Handbell Choir, Sanctuary Choir, Men’s Choir and the Oberlin Singers in this very moving celebration of our Lord’s Birth.
St. Peter’s would like volunteers to ring the bell December 22, 2017, at Giant Eagle for the Salvation Army. There is a sign-up sheet for those interested in the rear of the church. Please contact Katie in the church office at (440) 988-4965 to volunteer.
Circle Six will be holding its annual Christmas Cookie sale on Sunday, December 10, 2017 in Fellowship Hall immediately following the Christmas Cantata. Come support Circle 6!
Kids ages 4-10 can come in pajamas and can bring a blanket and pillow! Enjoy the Polar Express movie, snacks (Hot Chocolate, of course!), crafts and FUN! Parents enjoy a night out! Please bring payment and completed Church Activity Waiver to the lobby of the church during preschool on November 28th or 29th or to… 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 »