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Hungry for God’s Mission

Lower Susquehanna Synod Assembly Every year the Lower Susquehanna Synod gathers together for an assembly including rostered leaders, voting members from 238 churches, synod agencies, and representatives from our national churchwide expression of the ELCA. All in all there were over 500 of us gathered at Messiah College in Mechanicsburg, PA. The synod assembly began…

One Love

Traditional Sermon Easter 7 “One love, one heart. Let’s get together and feel all right” Bob Marley friends. Bob Marley. Didn’t think I would ever be singing a reggae tune in worship, but God works in mysterious ways! Bob Marley’s song about unity was written in the midst of great turmoil in his homeland of…

June Yoga Class

Want to begin the summer with a calm, restorative practice? How about trying a new yoga class? If you liked the video series Stretch & Pray you’ll love the yoga sessions offered every Saturday in June at 9am at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in the Family Life Center. Local yoga Instructor, Christine Healy, is offering…

June/July 2019 Herald

This month’s Herald available for download Inside this issue… Worship Schedule – 2 Adult Christian Ed. – 4 Advocacy Corner – 5 Committees – 6 Worship & Music – 7 Groups & Events – 8 St. Peter’s Book Club – 9 Pastoral Letters – 10 Director of Music – 14 St. Peter’s Kids – 15…

June 2 Congregational Meeting

constitution And Bylaw Proposals On June 2, 2019 the Congregation will meet to vote on the following four sets of proposals to the St. Peter’s Constitution and Bylaws.   We encourage all members to please review these proposals prior to the meeting and contact Leslie McCarthy if they have questions or concerns. In the interest…

May 2019 Herald

This month’s Herald is available for download. Due to some technical difficulties, the newsletter will not be mailed this month. Inside This Issue . . . Worship Schedule – 2 Church Council – 4 Advocacy Corner – 4 Adult Christian Ed. – 5 Committees – 6 Worship & Music – 8 Groups & Events –…

Worth Dying For

Traditional Service Good Friday I used to think that I was something worth dying for, but recently I’ve been a little less certain. During the last few years I’ve taken on new adjectives–wife, pastor, mom. And whenever we take on a new label or identifier it makes us evaluate our lives. It causes us to…

Learning and Speaking About Trauma

Life can be unpredictable sometimes. Some days can just be stressful. Sometimes our mood is greatly effected by something or someone around us. There are also days where we may experience a traumatic event. When these unpredictable moments occur, we don’t have to be alone. These were some of the important truths shared by Dr.…

April 2019 Herald

This month’s Herald available for download Inside this month: Worship Schedule – 2 Holy Week/Easter Schedule – 4 Adult Christian Ed. – 6 Advocacy Corner – 7 Camp Corner – 7 Committees – 8 Worship & Music – 11 Groups & Events – 12 Pastoral Letters – 13 St. Peter’s Preschool – 15 Director of…