St. Peter's Webnotes
Through Simply Giving your offerings are made through a pre-authorized withdrawl from your bank account. You can determine the frequency and the amount of your tithe.
Simply Giving is a reliable and safe way through planned giving to put your stewardship into action. Please click here for the enrollment form. Once completed, return the form to the church office.
ELCA Malaria Campaign - One Net Equals One Life
The Lower Susquehanna Synod joins the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and African companion churches in a global effort to prevent, treat and contain malaria by 2015.
The simplest and most effective preventative measure is the usage of mosquito nets. One $10 net prevents the death of one person. One net equals one life.
For information- www.lss-elca.org/Resources/Malaria/
St. Peter's 250th Anniversary
St. Peter's 250th anniversary is in 2017. It's never too early to begin celebrating. In recognition of this milestone, the Historical Committee would like you to share a St. Peter's memory, a favorite recipe or photographs. Please contact Richard Ammon, 250th Chairperson, Ruth Shireman, the church office or you can submit using the Contact Us on the website and enter "St. Peter's 250" in the subject line.
Did You Know?
The heritage and history of St. Peter's is rich dating to colonial times and the first worship at the Kierch to today replicating our forefather's service to our Lord. But, did you know an ancestor of our President, Barack Obama is buried in God's Acre at the Kierch?
As we approach celebrating the 250th anniversary of St. Peter's, recalling our memories and sharing them can be enlightening. If you have a particular memory or a bit of trivial information, we would like to know.
You can share a Did You Know by submitting a webnote, Contact Us or leaving it with the church office. We will publish your Did You Know in the Key.
1953 - The black pulpit robes worn by the pastors were replaced with new vestments.
1926 - The Rev. Robert L. Lang became the 26th pastor of St. Peter’s.
Inclement Weather Announcement
In case of inclement weather, please check this website for announcements concerning worship or other scheduled events. Also ABC 27 and various local radio stations will be an additional primary source for cancellations or modifications due to weather or other conditions.