St. Peter eNEWS For May 23, 2023
St. Peter Strong!
Grace Gals Book Club Tonight at 7pm
Grace Gals Book Club will be reading "The House in the Pines" by Ana Reyes. Books can be purchased on Amazon. We will meet to discuss the book on Tuesday, May 23 at 7pm. Contact Dawn Riedl at for more information.

Gatekeeper Gathering Thursday, June 1 at 6pm
Guys…bring a buddy and come hang with your brothers for food, drink, and time in the Word. Plus, perhaps a special activity involving pecan wood and a splitter! We will be meeting Thursday, June 1 in The Barn. Contact Pastor Balduc at for more information.

Baby Bottle Boomerang Fund Drive
Baby bottle boomerang is going on now until Father's Day. Grab a baby bottle from the atrium and fill it with change. Bring it back on Father's Day (June 18). All proceeds will benefit Lutheran's for Life. Contact Renee Burchell at for more information.

Help Shine God's Light on our VBS Program
Choose an item from the "sun cards" located above the VBS table. Supplies are listed with suggestions on where to find the best prices. Cash, checks, or Visa gift cards are greatly appreciated as well. For more information contact Cindi Curry at or 931-249-6141. 

Register Today for Stellar VBS
Join us June 12-15 from 9:00 am-12:00 pm as we have a blast shining Jesus’ light to the world. We will host kids aged pre-K4 (potty trained) to 5th grade for a week of faith, fun, and out of this world adventure. Cost is $25 per child. Volunteers and participants can sign-up at! If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Cindi Curry at or 931-249-6141. 

Grace Gals Sip-n-Splash June 17 at 3pm
Ladies of St. Peter, join in for some summer Gal-Time to socialize and enjoy each other's fellowship. Bring a snack to share and your favorite Lutheran beverage. A Mimosa and Bloody Mary bar will be provided. Contact Dawn Riedl at for more information.

Annual Congregation Meeting Sun, June 25
Please plan to attend our Annual Congregational Meeting immediately after service on Sunday, June 25. You will receive ministry updates as well as affirming the 2023-24 Budget and Executive Leadership Team nominations. Please email Vice-President Mike Howdeshell at to submit any nominations for President, Vice-President, and an At-Large position. Also, you can contact President Jeff Heath with any questions at

High School Youth Mission Trip, June 25 - July 1
The St. Peter High School Youth Group will spend the week in Pensacola, FL. They will be helping struggling families by doing group projects like roofing, painting, landscaping, wheelchair ramp construction, general clean-up and repair and, most importantly, they will be spreading a message of Christian caring and service! For more information contact Allison Evans at

Preschool Registration Open for the 2023-2024 school year
Applications are being accepted for the 2023-2024 school year! All applicants will be placed in classes on a first come first serve basis. Please contact Jennifer Murff, Preschool Director, at for more information.

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Last BASIC of the School Year Wednesday 6:30-7:45pm
This Wednesday, May 24, will be the last BASIC before Summer Break. BASIC will resume in the fall. Confirmation (6th-8th grade) meet in the Conference Room. High School Youth (9th-12th) meet in the Barn. If you have any questions, please contact:
Confirmation - Don Meyer at
Hight School - Allison Evans at

Community Life Mondays
Bible Class is from 10:45 am to 12 pm, We are studying Exodus and Psalms. Stay for games on the 2nd and 4th Mondays from 12:30 to 3:30pm. We are currently playing Mexican Train, and Samba.

For more information contact Maxine Kamp at

Support Gage Madison Through the Next Step...St. Peter Strong!
Gage is home!!! - Visit the Gage table in the Atrium for updates on his progress. Now that Gage is home, if you would like to provide a meal for the Madison's please sign up at We also have a donation box for gift cards and you can also follow along with Gage's journey on his caring bridge account at
Thank you for all the continued prayers.

We will continue to provide weekly updates in eNEWS on Gage's status and here is how we are St. Peter Strong...
-Praying for a speedy recovery, and God's peace.
-Sending expressions of encouragement to Gage as well as restaurant/gas gift cards to the family. They are driving about 90 miles round trip each day to visit the hospital so as a church it would be great if we could help ease that burden for them.

Items can be sent to their home address of 13417 Copper Canyon, Haslet 76052 or you can also drop items off at church where we have a "Gage" table setup in the atrium.

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