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Sunday Services

9:00 AM       Sunday School
                      Adult Class
                      Senior High Class
                      Primary Class (Grades 4-6)
                      Beginners Class (Grades 1-3)
                      Nursery (2 through Kindergarten)

10:15 AM   Worship Service

Communion served the first Sunday of each month

Upcoming Events

Saturday, August 29 - Clothing Giveaway - 9 a.m. - Noon

Tuesday, September 1 - AWANA Teachers' Mtg - 7 p.m.  

Sunday, September 6 - Hoagie order deadline - delivery is 9/17 - place orders by calling 610-767-1682 - $4 each 

September 11 - 5 - 7 p.m. - Pork & Sauerkraut Dinner - 5 to 7 p.m. - $9 adult; $4.50 children (6-12); 5 and under free - call 610-767-1682 for more info

Sunday, September 13 - 6 - 7:30 p.m. - AWANA plus small adult group bible study based on the Upper Room

Monday, September 14 - 6 p.m. Finance Committee and     7 p.m. Ad Board meetings 

Tuesday, September 15 - UMW Meeting - 7 - 8:30 p.m. 

Wednesday, September 16 - 11:30 am. - 1 p.m. - Senior Citizens' Luncheon

Wednesday, September 16 - 7 p.m. - Bible Study on Romans (12 weeks)

Saturday, September 19 - drive in movies for the kids (decorate a car) and parents starting with lunch (Noon to 4 p.m.) - Minions movie for kids and Hoovey movie for adults.

Sunday, September 27 - Pierogies order deadline - delivery is 10/3 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. - place orders by calling 610-767-1682 - $5 dozen

Adult Group Bible Study every Tuesday at 10 a.m.

United Methodist Women meet the third Tuesday of each month from 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Clothing Ministry is the last Saturday of every month between 9:00 AM and Noon

Church participating in Slatington Halloween Parade on October 31 at 6:30 p.m. - see Sam Hugo if interested in participating

2016 Mission Trip to West Virginia - July 10-17 - see Stephanie if interested in participating

For more information, see our calendar page.

Directions to St. Peter's can be found at               

During the two year construction of a new turnpike bridge, follow signs posted by PennDot. 

News & Announcements

Altar Flower Sponsorships
Sunday dates are still available to sponsor altar flowers. 
Please see Pastor Bill.

Monetary donations are being accepted to purchase items for the AWANA and Sunday School stores and can be given to Mary Reitz.

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 Welcome to
St. Peter's United Methodist Church

Nestled in the valley at the foot of the Blue Mountain, St. Peter's United Methodist Church is located in the village of Emerald, Pa.  We are a growing church overflowing with compassion for our congregation as well as the surrounding communities.

Our mission is: "To know JESUS CHRIST 
and to make
 HIM  known"

We would love to welcome you to our family.  Please join us for worship and/or any of our events or activities.  We look forward to meeting you.

Reverend William Ritzenthaler, Pastor


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