St. Peter's Episcopal Church
Nurturing the Spiritual Part of Our Youth 
Proverbs 22:6 Train children in the right way, and when old, they will not stray.
Do you ever ponder what life is like in middle or high school today? Maybe you remember what it was like to be 13 or 16 or 18, but maybe not. And, it most certainly has changed, even if you are in your twenties!... Read more 

Sunday, April 24
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.-10:45 a.m.

Parish Hall Forum - Second Floor, Parish House

Journey to Adulthood - Youth Suite

Contemplative Prayer
  - Town Choir Room

10:45 a.m.
Holy Eucharist, Rite II

5:00 p.m. 
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  

May 14: Galilee Center Anniversary with baked goods and coffee provided by St. Peter's Youth
May 15: Youth Parent Social 8:00 p.m.
May 22: Formation Celebration
June 4: Youth Swim Party
June 5: Parish Picnic - Independence Park
June 7: Parish-wide Book Discussion Community Panel
June 10-13: J2A Class Urban Adventure to Washington DC
June 18: Lobster Dinner & Silent Auction Fundraiser for Youth Pilgrimage 2017
September 16-18: Kanuga Parish Retreat Weekend

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eNews from St. Peter's
April 20, 2016 
New This Week

Multifaith Gathering to Repeal HB2: St. Peter's hopes for a strong presence at this gathering, sponsored by the Charlotte Clergy Coalition for Justice, the ACLU of North Carolina, and the Freedom Center for Social Justice on Sunday, April 24, at 4:00 p.m... Read more 
Choir School Concert: Join the Choir School at St. Peter's for its spring 2016 concert, Classically American... Read more

Parking at St. Peter's: Our neighbor, Discovery Place, has alerted us that visitors to St. Peter's Parish House and Church at various times have parked in the small lot beside our Parish House on Seventh Street. This lot belongs to Discovery Place whose policy is to tow any unauthorized vehicles without warning... Read more

Submitting Communications Requests: Please send all submissions for the eNews and Sunday leaflets, as well as any communications requests related to bulletin boards, use of the information table in the Parish House Lobby, press releases and more... Read more  

Holy Chow: The last date for Holy Chow this season will be May 22. After that, this Sunday morning tradition will take a break for the summer, returning in the fall.

In Case You Missed It

Mystical Food for Thought: This lunchtime group will meet on Wednesday, April 20, to discuss the book The Awakening Call by former monk James Finley... Read more

Hope and Grief: This 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 21 and 28, with both morning and evening hours... Read more

Parish Hall Forum: On Sunday, April 24, parishioners will hear from St. Peter's Youth during the Parish Hall Forum, Learning from our Young People... Read more

20s and 30s Discussion: On Sunday, April 24, the 20s and 30s group will host St. Peter's parishioner Jim Dudley, who will speak about his new book, Spirituality Matters in Social Work.  

Discover St. Peter's: The second session in this overview oflife at St. Peter's will focus on how our faith is expressed at St. Peter's through our various ministries, leadership structure, and liturgies... Read more

Invitation to Contemplative Prayer: Participate in Contemplative Prayer in the Town Choir Room in the church basement each Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. Contact the Reverend Paul Hanneman (

Children's Catechesis of the Good Shepherd and Youth Journey to Adulthood: Weekly offerings are available for children and youth, infants through high school, 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at various places throughout the Parish House.

Final Evensong of the Season: Join us at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 24, for Evensong, traditional sung prayers by the St. Peter's Choir. A brief service of Holy Eucharist takes place after Evensong. This will be the final Evensong of the season... Read more

Book Discussion: The next conversation about the book Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates will be offered in the Parlor on Tuesday, May 3, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m... Read more

Youth Lock-In: A Rite 13 Class lock-in on Saturday, April 23, starts at 6:00 p.m. The cost depends on the group's chosen activity, but approx. $7 to $10. Please RSVP by April 21 to Lyn Holt (
Register for the AIDS Walk Sunday in the Lobby: Sign up in the Parish House Lobby on Sundays, April 24 and May 1, to participate in the 20th Anniversary AIDS Walk Charlotte... Read more 

An Introduction to the Enneagram: On Thursday, May 5, 6:00-7:30 pm., in the Library, the Reverend Dr. Paul Hanneman will lead a discussion on the Enneagram... Read more

Spain Pilgrimage Reunion Luncheon: The Pilgrim Class of 2015 will meet on Sunday, April 24, at the home of Jim DiMartino and Sam Gardner following the 10:45 a.m. service.

Youth Parent Social: A time for fellowship, sharing parenting ideas and learning more about the Journey 2 Adulthood curriculum takes place on Sunday, May 15, 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m... Read more

Racial Reconciliation & Service Mission Trip: A donation from a parishioner has made it possible to reduce the cost of the mission trip... Read more 
Beyond Our Doors

N.C. Bishop Search: The timeline for next steps in North Carolina's search for a new Bishop includes these key milestones... 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