St. Peter's Episcopal Church
The Feast of the Nativity
Surely you've heard rumblings about a supposed "war on Christmas." Well-intentioned folks have been in an uproar about red Starbucks cups and glaciers instead of Christmas trees... Read more

Sunday, December 13
at St. Peter's

8:00 a.m.
Holy Eucharist, Rite I
9:30 a.m.
Parish Hall Forum: Advent Study, The Light Will Shine - Parish Hall

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd - Children's Atrium
Youth Journey to Adulthood - Youth Suite
10:45 a.m.
Holy Eucharist, Rite II

Coffee Hour following the 10:45 a.m. service - Parish House Lobby

5:00 p.m.
Sunday Evenings at St. Peter's: The Holy Eucharist with Music.  

Note: Childcare for infants and toddlers up to age two is now available 7:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. in the Infant and Toddler Center, on the main floor of the Parish House.

Looking Ahead - Mark Your Calendars 
  • December 24: Christmas Pageant - 4:00 p.m.
  •  January 3: Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus
  •  January 6: Feast of the Epiphany with Holy Eucharist and Burning of the Greens
  • January 7: Pub Theology resumes - 6:00 p.m.

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eNews from St. Peter's
December 9, 2015 

New This Week
Greening of the Church: Wednesday, December 23 beginning at 10:00 a.m., all ages are invited to share in this time of preparing our sacred space for Christmas with candles, wreaths, garlands and poinsettias.... Read more

Christmas Memorials: If you would like to honor or memorialize a loved one by offering a donation for Christmas decorations or special music at St. Peter's, the deadline is noon on Monday, December 14. You may email... Read more

New Vestry Members: Newly-elected members of the Vestry, St. Peter's Lay Leadership Council) are Paige Ghareeb, John Hall, Michael Koppenal, and Bert Miano. Our thanks... Read more

Date/Time Change for Chronic Illness Support Group: This open group will be to meet on Friday mornings from 11:00 a.m.-Noon on the second Friday of the month, beginning this Friday, December 11... Read more

Poinsettia Delivery to Homebound Parishioners: The Pastoral Care Team seeks volunteers to deliver poinsettias to our homebound parishioners... Read more

New Ministry Partner: Parishioner and Episcopal Missioner for Social Justice and Advocacy Engagement, Charles A. (Chuck) Wynder, Jr. will be a presence in the Parish House... Read more   

Re-Imagining Bethlehem:Join Parishioners Jan Keny and Josephine Hicks during the conclusion of the Advent Study as they invite us to re-imagine the place of Jesus' birth, using photos from their recent trip to the Holy Land... Read more

In Case You Missed It

The Choir School Christmas Concert: Tidings of Comfort and Joy is the theme for the Christmas concert on Friday and Saturday, December 11 and 12... Read more

Center City Concert: The Christmas Choral Concert by the St. Peter's Chamber Choir will be on Monday, December 21, at noon. Conducting will be Rob Burlington... Read more

Ministry of Hospitality Training: Are you a St. Peter's Usher or Host? Or are you interested in getting involved in welcoming newcomers and others as part of this this important Ministry of Hospitality?Please join us for a short training session on Sunday, December 13... Read more

 Senior Class Luncheon: On Tuesday, December 15, at 11:30 a.m., St. Peter's members 55-plus will have their monthly Senior Class Luncheon at The Open Kitchen... Read more

 Youth Lock-In: Outreach and Ice Skating Lock-in for J2A begins at 4:00 p.m. on December 19 and continues through 4:00 p.m. on December 20.

White Beard ProjectThe deadline forbringing gift items for the Advent Tree in the Parish House Lobby is Sunday, December 13... Read more
Christmas Tree Sale: Christmas trees from The Choir School at St. Peter's may be picked up at the lot at 1312 East Boulevard through Sunday, December 20... Read more

Holiday eNews Deadlines: If you have information for the eNews during the week of Christmas, the deadline for that issue is Monday, December 14... Read more

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

115 West Seventh Street

Charlotte, NC 28202