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Welcome

We're glad you're here!

Welcome in the name of Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior. Whether we are worshipping, learning, gathering for fellowship, or serving, we do so in Jesus’ name. We would love for you to find out more about the ministries of St. Peter’s.

Be sure to check out our blog and announcements. There’s always something going on at St. Peter’s and we can’t wait for you to join us!

How we follow Jesus

Check out how you can get involved!

  • Worship Join us as we worship

    Whether it is traditional or praise, youth-oriented or sagely-focused, worship is the community called and gathered in Jesus’ name.

  • LearnDeepen your faith today

    The Lutheran tradition is firmly rooted in education, and we believe a healthy study of the Bible is an essential companion to a faith grounded in worship and prayer.

  • GatherCome and see

    Christian fellowship occurs when two or more Christians are in one another’s company. And when they are, great and holy things occur.

  • ServeFind out how you can bless others

    We invite you to join us as we seek to serve our community and world. Check out how you may be part of God’s work in the world and your neighborhood today.

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From our Blog

Read sermons, view videos, get devotions, or learn about upcoming events at St. Peter's.

Epiphany 3 Preview

And he said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fish for people.”  Immediately they left their nets and followed him.”  Matthew 4:19-20 This Sunday is Youth Sunday and an opportunity to celebrate the many gifts our youth bring to our mission and ministry. With the assistance of our pastors, deacon, and our…

How Does Your Garden Grow?

“This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.” (Joshua 1:8) You, my…

What are you looking for?

New Day Sermon Epiphany 2 We’re always looking for something … relationships, success, acknowledgement, love, satisfaction, meaning … the list is endless. Early in his ministry, Jesus offers the simple (yet profound) question to two disciples … “What are you looking for?’ Dare we allow Jesus to ask the same of us?

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Meet our Leaders

Our leaders would love to meet you. Find out more about them and their faith!

  • Rev. Craig Ross
    Rev. Craig Ross

    Senior Pastor

  • Rev. Sarah Teichmann
    Rev. Sarah Teichmann

    Pastor of Christian Formation

  • Sister Dottie Almoney
    Sister Dottie Almoney

    Director of Education & Outreach

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AnnouncementsDiscover what's coming up at St. Peter's
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  • STEWARDSHIP

    Good news and good news! For the second year in a row, congregational giving has surpassed the $1,000,000 mark. With a total of $1,022,167 and an increase in giving units from 443 to 448, our congregation has blessed the ministries of St. Peters with generous hearts. And the really good news, in a prosperous economy and a growing congregation, we have the capability of doing more for others. So, whether you pledge, give through Simply Giving, use tithely or write a weekly check, please do consider increasing your individual giving by 3.5%. That is our Stewardship Goal for 2020!  Thanks, again, for your generosity.

     

  • YOUTH RETREATS

    Our youth retreats are as follows:  January 31-February 2 – Grades 9-12 and February 7-9th- Grades 5-8.  Both retreats are at Camp Kirchenwald.  Contact Sister Dottie for more information or visit the youth board in the youth lounge for registration forms.

     

  • MUSICAL ARTS

    Saturday, February 22nd, 7:00 p.m., St. Peter’s Hymn Festival — Come to St. Peter’s for an evening of hymns, old and new; reflective readings; and prayer. The       musicians of St. Peter’s will be leading us in song. Join the singing to experience a musical evening of praise, prayer, and proclamation.

     

  • WIDOW GROUP EVENING MEETING

    We are starting a get-together for widows. If you have lost your husband, come join us for an hour or so of fellowship on Thursday, January 30th, at 6:30 p.m. in the Cry Room.  We will spend some time talking about our lives and the way they have changed. Please let me know if you are able to attend. Betsy Linn at  betsy.linn@stpeterslutheran.org

     

  • DANCERS NEEDED

    Do you have the spiritual gift of dance? We’re looking for some dancers to add to our Hymn Festival on Saturday, February 22nd at 7:00 p.m. If you are interested in being a part of this celebration, please email the director of music at adam.hughes@stpeterslutheran.org.

     

  • GROCERY CARD MINISTRY

    $6,200! That’s the amount the grocery card ministry was able to contribute to the St. Peter’s debt reduction for 2019!  All thanks to our faithful shoppers who purchased cards last year.  Every Sunday we offer gift cards from local grocery stores for you to purchase at face value and spend as you wish. The church receives 5% from each card sold. Please consider participating in this ongoing ministry as an easy way to help reduce the church debt. Many thanks to the dedicated “Card Shark” team who volunteer their time each week: Linda Siems, Stephanie Palic, Donna Aho, Randy Shue, and Ginny Gerhart. Please see any one of us at the grocery card table if you have questions about this great ministry.    –Pat Badorf

     

  • PENCILS NEEDED

    Do you have any old pencils around the house that you can donate to the church?  We can use them to replenish the pencils in the pews. You may drop them off in the church office. 

     

  • SUPER BOWL SUNDAY

    Souper Bowl month is now taking place! We are collecting cans of soup for the Lancaster Food Hub through the Council of Churches. Our goal is to reach 500 cans of soup. Please bring in your favorite soup and help beat hunger in our community! Tables are set up in the Narthex and Youth Lounge.

     

  • FORMER VICAR NANCY NEWS

    Thanks for your continued thoughts and prayers. I’ve been chosen to serve as pastor of Messiah Parish in Halifax, PA (just 25 miles north of Harrisburg). My congregations are named Messiah Lutheran Church (Fisherville) and St. Peter (Fetterhoff’s). I’d love to see you at my ordination ceremony on Sunday, January 26th at 4:00 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, Harrisburg.”   Nancy Brody

     

  • FEASIBILITY STUDY – MISSION CAMPAIGN UPDATE

    Sunday, January 26th will offer time for a “Meet & Greet” with Richie and Rachel Musser from Kirby-Smith Associates. Richie and Rachel will be leading us through the feasibility study as our community discerns a Mission Campaign. There will be time for conversation with the Mussers during the 9:15 a.m. Sunday School hour. We will meet in the Sanctuary. Please be sure to introduce yourself to Richie and Rachel. They are excited to get to know our community and explore how we are being called to love God, love neighbor and make disciples!