Men, please join us Thursday, July 12, from 7:15 to 9 p.m. We’ll gather together at Oakland Plantation to enjoy food and fireworks with friends. Please feel free to invite other men--family, neighbors, friends--all are welcome! We're looking forward to seeing you there! Contact Sean Pitcairn with questions, or to RSVP.
Last summer, close to fifty middle and high school students lived at Saint Peter's for a week and went out to serve the community each day. Lives were changed as students served others, built relationships, and engaged in worship.
Join us July 29 through August 3 for Soul in the City 2018! We would love for you to share this opportunity and invite your friends, neighbors, and relatives. If you have any questions, please contact Charlotte Walpole at email@example.com.
Visit the Soul in the City Charleston website to register now!
The 3rd Annual Hope for Haiti 5K will be held on Saturday, September 8 at 9:00 a.m. The family friendly run will be through the grounds of the beautiful Oakland Plantation House, starting at the Chick-fil-A North Mount Pleasant. Proceeds from this event go to Light from Light, whose mission is to strengthen the foundations of progress in Haitian communities, empowering them for long-lasting change. For more information and to register, click here to visit our race website. If you are interested in helping with fundraising, spreading the word about the 5K, or volunteering on race day, we'd love your help! Click here to sign up to volunteer.
We are excited to announce that we have just booked a special weekend away for all of the women in our church community. This will be a sweet time for us to get away, build on new and old friendships and grow deeper in our faith. We will have times of teaching, worship, prayer and fellowship all while staying on the beach at the DoubleTree Resort by Hilton in Myrtle Beach. Please save the date for October 26-28 for this exciting weekend away!
Save the date for this summer's Saint Peter's Vacation Bible School June 11 through 15 , 2018. We would love for all of our children ages 3 years old to rising 5th graders to be able to participate this year, as we venture together onto an unchartered island and learn the truth that Jesus carries each of us through life's storms. Registration will open in March! Contact Ashley DeMooney at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, or if you are willing to serve in any capacity this year!
Vacation Bible School begins in just a few weeks! If you have signed up to serve, please plan to attend the very important Leader Training Meeting this Sunday, May 20, in the last mobile classroom, immediately following the worship service. We’ll keep it short but it’s very important that you're there, so we’ll be ready to serve well the 225 children that will attend VBS. It’s going to be an incredible week! Thank you for being a part of it!
Our Spring Bi-Annual Congregational Meeting will be on Sunday, May 6th, immediately following our regular worship service. We will be celebrating what God has done in the past year at Saint Peter’s and will be ratifying new stewards. If you’re a member or regular attender, it’s very important that you plan to attend. For childcare, please RSVP to Ashley DeMooney.
Our Men's Advance will take place April 20-22 at Camp St. Christopher on Seabrook Island. It will be a weekend of rest, challenging teaching, and growth in relationships and discipleship. Registration will open soon, so be sure to save the date to attend! Contact Shay Gregorie at Shay@saintpeters.me with questions.
Join us in the garden! Saturday, April 14, from 10 a.m. to Noon, our Community Garden Team will be doing the springtime planting. Anyone who is interested in helping is invited to join us. We also welcome anyone who is interested in learning more about adopting a bed, or would like to learn about other garden opportunities. Please contact Kris Kordonowy with questions.
Discover Saint Peter's is a three week class to help newer folks connect and learn about our church. We will gather in the Fellowship Hall Sunday evenings, April 8 through 22, from 5 to 6 p.m. During our time together, we'll discuss our Christian and Anglican identity, as well as what it looks like to be a member of the Saint Peter's community and how to get involved. If you're new here, or just have questions, we hope you'll join us. Please contact Shay Gregorie to RSVP or to request child care.
On Easter morning, we will have special services at 9 and 11 a.m. to celebrate our Risen Savior! We hope each of you will attend, and that you'll invite your friends and neighbors to join us! Our Easter Potluck and Kids' Easter Egg Hunt will be at 12:15 p.m. immediately following the 11:00 service. Click here to sign up to bring something to our potluck.
Throughout the Lenten Season, we have reflected on repentance and prepared our hearts for Christ’s death, as we move towards the joy of His resurrection. On Good Friday, we will observe a time of solemn reflection together, followed by an opportunity to individually observe the Stations of the Cross. We hope you will join us for this. Please contact Ashley DeMooney for childcare.
Saint Peter's is planning a journey to the Holy Land next year, February 28 through March 9, 2019, for as many as 35 adult members of Saint Peter's church. This journey will be an exciting overview of the life and times of Jesus, visiting important places of His ministry from the Sea of Galilee to Jerusalem! Our tour guides will be from from Shoresh Tours, a Christian company based in Jerusalem.
There will be an informational meeting directly after church on March 25 to discuss costs and other tour details. TJ, our pastor, has asked Sharon De Grace and Sarah Voegler to help him coordinate this trip and we all will be looking forward to sharing details and answering questions at the March 25 meeting.
A huge part of being a husband or a father is serving and encouraging your family. Paul tells us to "walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us." On Thursday, March 15 at 7:15 p.m. we'll get really practical about how we can encourage our families in our daily lives. Weather permitting, we'll be around a fire at Oakland Plantation. We hope you all can make it! Contact Shay Gregorie at email@example.com with questions, or to RSVP.
We don't want anyone left out! Staying connected is a high value in our church. We know that our mission to transform lives in the Lowcountry and beyond hinges on how well we communicate. Please help us by reviewing your contact information and updating it, if needed.
There are two simple ways you can review and update your information:
1. Click here and complete your form now.
2. Look over your pre-populated form, which will be provided by volunteers in the Fellowship Hall this Sunday.
We appreciate your willingness to help us keep you connected to all the great things that happen here, as God works in and through our Saint Peter’s family!
March 4, 11 and 18, we will follow up our recent Parenting Event with three Sunday forums at 9:30 a.m. in mobile classroom 8. Topics will include: "Identity: Knowing Who You Are in Christ", "Having the Tough Conversations with Your Child" and "Putting Technology in it's Proper Place in the Family". We encourage parents with children of any age to join us as we to explore practical ways to parent our children so that they are grounded in family values, and learn to be responsible and resilient as they encounter the challenges of today’s world.
Join us on February 24 as we explore practical ways to parent our children from birth to adolescence so that they are not only grounded in family values, but also responsible and resilient as they encounter the challenges of today’s children. Chad and Autumn Ward will be here from Cumming, Georgia, to share their own experiences raising their children who are now in college and high school. We will gather together from 3 to 6 p.m. with a family dinner immediately following. Our Children's Ministry team will be available to care for your children during the event. We encourage families with children of all ages to make this event a priority and invite your friends. Please click here to purchase your tickets and for more details.
The season of Lent reminds us that we are dust and to dust we shall return. For 40 days we are encouraged to set aside time for reflection and penitence as we are led on a journey with Christ to the cross (and to our joyous Easter celebration). Ash Wednesday, February 14, marks the beginning of the season of Lent. On this day, we’re offering a service at 6:30 p.m. to collectively focus our church’s hearts and minds on Christ. Please contact Ashley for childcare.
Our Annual Father Daughter Dance will be February 9, at 6:30 p.m. This is special evening is designed for fathers and daughters. Grandfathers and other significant others are encouraged to come as well. The evening will include music and dancing, dinner and a chance for special pictures. Don't miss this opportunity to take your little girl out on a date and show her how a gentleman treats a lady! Also don't forget to invite your neighbors and friends to join you with their daughters on this special night! Tickets are only $30 a couple and $5 for each additional daughter. All proceeds will help us send our youth to serve the LAMB Institute in Honduras this summer. Click here to register now! Contact Ashley DeMooney for more information.
Our next Men's Gathering will be Thursday, February 1 at 7:15 p.m. Reading the Bible may seem simple, but sometimes its hard, and often we forget to even open it. We'll get really practical about how we can approach Bible reading in our daily lives. Weather permitting, we'll meet around some warm fires at Oakland Plantation. Hope you all can make it! Contact Shay@saintpeters.me to RSVP.
Join us from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. January 27 for our Annual Oyster Roast and Dip Off. Bring your award-winning favorite dip, lawn chairs, family and friends over to the Saint Peter's Barn to enjoy a fun afternoon under the oaks! We will also have hot dogs for your children and for those who may not prefer oysters. This is one of our biggest opportunities to INVITE neighbors, coworkers and friends to join you. We will even pay for half of your guests' tickets! Tickets are $25 each for oyster eaters and $10 each for non-oyster eaters. Kids 12 and under are free.
The First Communion Class is an opportunity for children in 3rd through 5th grade to learn and experience what it means to come to the table each Sunday. We will meet on Sunday, January 21 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. for Session One and then continue on Sunday, January 28 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. for Session Two with dinner included. Parents are asked to attend alongside of their children as they grow and learn with one another. At the end of sessions, children will be given an opportunity to take their First Communion during worship along our Saint Peter's Community. Please contact Ashley DeMooney to reserve your spot in this year's class.
January 18 through 20, Saint Peter’s will host a Christian Healing Ministries School of Healing Prayer Event. The Christian Healing Ministries team will be here from Jacksonville, FL to teach on topics from their Levels II & III Schools, and lead worship. We hope everyone who has gone through the CHM Level I Training will save the dates, and plan to attend. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Session Dates and Times:
- Thursday, January 18, 6:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. (Check in begins at 5:30 p.m.)
- Friday, January 19, 6:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. (Check in begins at 5:30 p.m.)
- Saturday, January 20, 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. (Check in begins at 8:30 a.m.)
Our Healing Service will be Saturday, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
We are excited to announce that we will be hosting Drawing Near to God beginning on January 10 for a 12-week series and study on Ephesians. This is an opportunity for women within Saint Peter's and within our community to join together for a time of powerful worship, engaging small group discussion, prayer ministry and dynamic teaching by Joanne Ellison. This Drawing Near to God Teaching & Worship experience will be held every Wednesday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Please check out Joanne Ellison's website for more details and to register today! This is a unique opportunity that you won't want to miss!
Our new Evening Women's Bible Study is an opportunity for women to study God's Word, and support each other through prayer and fellowship. We will study Ephesians using John Stott's Bible study - the same study that is being used in the Drawing Near to God daytime study. We will meet in the Red Shed Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. January 9 though May 22. Email Victoria Culbertson if you are interested, or have questions.
This Christmas Eve, Sunday, December 24, we will gather together in the morning for our regular worship service at 10:30 a.m. Then in the evening, we will have special candlelit services at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. with a live nativity to tell the story of Jesus' birth. We hope each of you will invite your friends, neighbors and family to join us this year for these special services!
Men of Saint Peter's, it's almost time for our 2nd Annual Men's Oyster Roast. Join us Thursday, December 21 at 7 p.m. at Oakland Plantation, for some local oysters and a good time. We'll provide oysters and fire. We'll provide oysters and fire. You just bring yourself and any other men who would enjoy this. Please email Shay Gregorie if you plan on attending.
Join us at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, December 14 for our annual Polar Express event. This is a wonderful evening, when Saint Peter's partners which Chick-fil-A to serve our community as we watch the Polar Express and serve hot chocolate and s'mores. We hope you'll come and that you'll invite your friends, neighbors, and coworkers to join you! Please click on the link below if you are able to help serve at this event. Contact Charlotte Walpole if you have any questions.
Come enjoy the Christmas season with the women of Saint Peters! All women are invited for a fun, festive time as we gather at the home of Pam Bishop on Sunday, December 10 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. We hope you’ll join us and, if you know of any new women attending our church, please reach out to them and invite them. For more information, please contact Pam Bishop.
We will kick off the season of Advent in a big way on Sunday, December 3. Immediately following the worship service, we will enjoy lunch from local food trucks and fellowship with one another. You will also have a special opportunity to assemble your very own Advent wreath which will serve as a tool to encourage and equip you and your family during Advent.
Join us at Pepper Plantation November 17 at 6:00 p.m. for our second annual night of celebration and support: A Brighter Haiti, presented by Light from Light. Your support will help ensure that healthcare, nutrition, public health, and educational programs continue strong in Haiti in 2018. The evening will be filled with silent and live auction items, food, drinks, and music. To learn more visit lightfromlight.me. To purchase tickets, please contact Charlotte Walpole.