Traditional Sermon Pentecost 2 Our Gospel reading this Sunday is one, that at first glance, sounds like the beginning of a scary story. It was a dark and stormy night, as 12 students and their teacher sailed across to a land unknown. Usually this is where my imagination cues the fog and the creepy music.…
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“We must learn to regard people less in light of what they do or omit to do, and move in light of what they suffer.” Dietrich Bonhoeffer
This quote reminds me everyday of Christ’s compassion and consideration for all parties, which is why it hangs where I must see it.
Remember the words of the Lord Jesus, for he himself said, “It is more blessed to give than to receive.” Acts 20:35b A friend who regularly volunteers to serve meals to the needy illustrates the truth of Jesus’ teaching. “It’s so rewarding to help,” she says, explaining that the time and hard work is worth…
Over the season of Easter, St. Peter’s experimented with having communion during all Sunday morning services. The staff, with the hopes of talking about the many ways that communion can touch our lives, put together thoughts about the sacrament for the bulletin each Sunday. Here they are in their entirety. Pastor Geib In the well-known…
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Wednesday, July 3 at 6:30 p.m. St. Peter’s will have a float in the Lititz Patriotic Parade. You can help by donating candy and wagons! Candy donations will be much appreciated. It is a tradition to pass out candy and information about the church, and you can help with donations of non-chocolate (non-melting) candy (individually wrapped) that can be passed out during the parade. During the month of June please bring all candy donations to the office. The wagons help us deliver the candy! We would love for you to walk in the parade with the float. Anyone in the family is welcome! Please contact Michael and Beth Soslow at Mbsoslow@att.net for more information.
Join us as we travel to “Mars and Beyond” for our summer Vacation Bible School from Sunday, July 14th through Thursday, July 18th. The time will be 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sign up on bulletin board or by going to stpeterslutheran.org/vbs or email Cindy Geesey at firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteers are needed for Vacation Bible School, which will be held July 14th – 18th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. This is an opportunity to use your gifts and talents to serve our children. Help is needed in the following areas: crafts, registration, snacks, teachers, Bible story assistants, game leaders, set up, singing, decorations, props and clean up. Please contact Cindy Geesey with any questions email@example.com
We will be hosting a special swim night for families on Friday, July 19th from 8:00 – 10:00 p.m. at Lititz Springs Pool. This is a free event for our families. Please contact Michael and Beth Soslow at Mbsoslow@att.net for more information.
The Prayer ministry for those affected by all forms of addiction will continue to pray in the Cry Room on the first and third Sunday mornings at 9:30a.m. until 9:45 a.m. We invite you to please come and pray with us for someone you know affected by this disease. Please feel free to place a prayer request in the prayer box located on the small table in the Narthex close to the cry room.
The games this week will be on Tuesday, June 25th at 6:00 p.m. vs. Land Menn at Mennonite (double header). No game on Thursday, June 27th. Please contact Jerry Beyer if you have questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Lower Susquehanna Synod of the ELCA ( of which St. Peter’s is a member) had its annual assembly on June 6-8 gathering representatives from 238 congregations and agencies of the synod. During the gathering our bishop, Rev. James Dunlop, was reelected. Sister Dottie Almoney served as chaplain and led the assembly in times of prayer and Erik Teichmann led the assembly in song. Pastor Russ Rockwell of our mission partner Word of Life Deaf Lutheran Church signed for the deaf members present at the assembly. More information and photos of the event are available at https://www.stpeterslutheran.org/2019/06/hungry-for-gods-mission/
Please consider serving on our Homebound Holy Communion ministry team. Bring the Lord’s Supper to one of our church Sages in their homes or retirement community setting. Visits occur monthly. Training is available. Contact Pr. Craig if you are interested or have some questions. You will not regret serving in this ministry.
The Sacrament of Holy Baptism will next be celebrated on Sunday, August 4th, at the 9:45 a.m. traditional service. Interested persons should speak with one of the pastors.
Join us as we travel to “Mars and Beyond” for our summer Vacation Bible School from Sunday, July 14th through Thursday, July 18th. The time will be 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.