Save the Date!

Upcoming Preschool Fundraisers: McDonald’s Night – January 24th – 4pm-7pm Hop-A-Thon will be in March.  Exact date forthcoming! Muffin Counter April 29th

This Week in Sunday School…. (01/14/2018)

So today in Sunday School we learned about the miracle of Jesus and the fish. Luke 5:4-7 4 When he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, “Put out into deep water, and let down the nets for a catch.” 5 Simon answered, “Master, we’ve worked hard all night and haven’t caught anything. But because… Read more »

Food Bank

This month we are collecting cans of extra spaghetti sauce, extra toilet paper, and macaroni and cheese cups (microwavable).  Thank you for your generous donations!

Christmas Baskets

St.Peter’s UCC is such a caring, giving church! In our last two noisy collections, from November and December, the kids collected well over $400! That money went to buy TEN boxes filled with a ham, potatoes, vegetables, pies and other important things for Christmas dinner. Thanks so much to Chipotle for donating the boxes to… Read more »

Wedding Coordinator

After over 10 years of service and 56 weddings, Sue Smith is retiring as the church Wedding Coordinator.  The Wedding Coordinator: Is present at the rehearsal and wedding Meets with the couple to gather information and provide the couple with a wedding packet Assists in making sure the wedding party is in their proper places… Read more »

Financial Secretary

After many years of service, Karin Andy is stepping down as financial secretary.  We need your help! Can you… Give approximately 10 -15 hours a month to the church?  Work with a computer? Work with others?  Attend Council Meetings? Please review the job description for a more detailed list of duties to see if you… Read more »

Preschool Update 12/18/2017

Thank you to all who came out to our Christmas program. We hope you had a nice time. Happy Holidays from the preschool staff!!! See you in January. Tuition reminder…If you have not paid December’s tuition, please make your payment on line or drop off to church office.

Christmas Eve Services

We will have two services on Christmas Eve.  A family service at 10:00am and a candle light service at 10:00pm.

Children’s Christmas Pagent

The kids looked cute and sang their little hearts out!

Advent Wreath:Joy!

Today we lit the Joy candle in church, and if you drive or walk by our. Church you will see it is lit on our outdoor wreath as well! Joy to the world!

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  • 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 »

  • Farmers Market

    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.  

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    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 »

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    “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 »

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    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 »