St. Peter's Episcopal Church
Challenging the Nation, Its People, Its Institutions
My wife, Bethany, and I adopted our son, Charles Allen Wynder, III (Chase), last August when he was only eleven days old. We are grateful to have the privilege and responsibility of raising him. Like all parents, we want Chase to flourish... Read more

Sunday, April 3
at St. Peter's

8:00 a.m.
Holy Eucharist, Rite I
8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Holy Chow Breakfast - Community Room

9:30 a.m. Parish Hall Forum 
Holy Eucharist, Rite II

High Sunday Brunch following the 10:45 a.m. service - Parish Hall and Community Room

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  
  • March 28-April 1: Parish Offices Closed for Clergy and Staff Break
  • April 14: Pub Theology
  • April 16: Solemn Communion Retreat for Children - 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • April 17: Discover St. Peter's Class - 9:30 a.m.
  • April 18: Center City Concert at Noon
  • April 19: St. Thomas Choir of Men and Boys -7:30 p.m. at First Methodist Church
  • April 24: Final Evensong of the Season - 5:00 p.m.
  • May 7: 20th Anniversary AIDS Walk Charlotte - 10:00 a.m.
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eNews from St. Peter's
March 30, 2016 
New This Week

Room In The Inn: Although the Parish offices are closed this week, St. Peter's will host its final Room In The Inn for this season on Wednesday night. We thank all who have made it possible for us to extend hospitality to our neighbors who are homeless, including the youth who will participate tonight.

Nursery Focus Group:  Join Anna Hurdle (Director of Children's Ministries) and The Rev. Joslyn Ogden Schaefer on Sunday, April 10, to identify the strengths of our nursery and opportunities for improvement and growth... Read more 
Invitation to Contemplative Prayer: The Contemplative Prayer Group invites you to gather in the Town Choir Room each Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 10... Read more

Spaghetti Dinner: An event to kick off fundraising for The Choir School at St. Peter's Mastersingers' England 2019 Tour will be a spaghetti dinner on Friday, April 8, in the Parish Hall. Tickets are $10 and children three years and younger eat free... Read more
Renowned Choir to Perform in Charlotte: The renowned Choir of Men and Boys of St. Thomas Episcopal Church, New York, will perform on Tuesday, April 19, at 7:00 pm in the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church in Uptown Charlotte... Read more 
Dianne Whitley
New After-Hours Receptionist:
As St. Peter's prepares to expand the duties of the after-hours receptionist weeknights and Sundays to include additional clerical support, we welcome Dianne Whitley. Dianne is earning her associate degree in Computer Technology Integration at Central Piedmont Community College and has an extensive background... Read more  

In Case You Missed It

Guest Preacher on April 3: The Reverend Rhonda Mawhood Lee, PhD, Diocesan Canon for Regional Ministry will preach at the 8:00 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. liturgies on Sunday, April 3. Canon Lee grew up bilingual and bicultural (English and French) outside Montreal, Quebec. She has lived in North Carolina since 1992, except for a six-year sojourn in Louisville, Kentucky, where she was ordained... Read more
Parish Hall Forum: This week's Parish Hall Forum will introduce an Eastertide study of the book Between the World and Me by Ta-Nahesi Coates... Read more  
Hope and Grief: This four-week program is open to all who have experienced a loss of any kind and are seeking solace and sustenance for the journey of healing. Hope and Grief will be held on Thursdays, April 7, 14, 21 and 28... Read more
Discover St. Peter's: Whether you are very new to St. Peter's or simply interested in refreshing or deepening your understanding of what it means to be part of the St. Peter's family, you are welcome to participate in this two-session class... Read more

High Sunday Brunch: It's not too late to make reservations online for the High Sunday Brunch on April 3, following at the 10:45 service... Read more 

Pub Theology on April 7: All adults are invited to this casual weeknight gathering on April 7, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at The Liberty Restaurant. This month the Reverends Ollie V. Rencher and Joslyn Ogden Schaefer will co-host "Our Call to Racial Reconciliation," a continuation of last month's discussion... Read more

Beyond Our Doors
NC Bishop Search: The Nominating Committee for the Bishop of the Diocese of North Carolina offers two opportunities for input into the process: A survey and listening sessions in the Charlotte area... Read more
Diocese Bicentennial History Day Events: The Bicentennial Planning Committee of the three Episcopal dioceses in North Carolina invite you to History Day 2016 on Saturday, April 9... Read more

Compassionate Conversation: Planning for healthcare at end of life is a gift to our loved ones, but it is so easy to put off those conversations. Hospice and Palliative Care of Charlotte offers a session to empower you to make decisions for a secure future... Read more 

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

115 West Seventh Street

Charlotte, NC 28202


St. Peter's Episcopal Church | 115 West Seventh St. | Charlotte | NC | 28202