Sunday Formation for Adults, Youth and Children and Holy Chow Breakfast
will be suspended on January 1 and resume on January 8.
Watch the eNews, service leaflet notices, website, and bulletin boards in the Parish House lobby for what's in store for Winter
Spring 2017 Formation Offerings. The Parish Hall Forum on January 8 will feature an "instructed Baptism," in which we'll talk through the Baptism liturgy.
Sunday Evenings at St. Peter's will resume on January 8
with Choral Evensong and Holy Eucharist at 5:00 p.m. The complete Fall 2016
January 2017 schedule for Sunday Evenings at St. Peter's is
available by clicking here
The Feast of Epiphany and the Burning of the Greens:
On Friday, January 6, after the Twelfth Day of Christmas, all are invited to celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany with
Holy Eucharist and Burning of the Greens at 6:00 p.m. Families with children, in particular, have enjoyed this special feast.
Weekday Morning Prayer and Noon Eucharist Holiday Schedule.
8:30 a.m. Morning Prayer in the Chapel of the Saints is a beautiful offering for the start of the day. Spread the word that this liturgy of The Book of Common Prayer will not be offered December 26
28 and January 2. Our Tuesday Noon Eucharist, which also draws parishioners and visitors alike, will not be offered on December 27. All are most welcome and encouraged to bring guests to join them for any and all of these weekday offerings.
Leave-taking Reception for The Reverend Joslyn Ogden Schaefer, Sunday, January 8.
A reception to honor the ministry of The Reverend Joslyn Ogden Schaefer will take place Sunday, January 8 after the 10:45 a.m. liturgy. If you would like to offer a financial gift in thanksgiving for her ministry and fill a "purse" her journey, checks should be made payable to "St. Peter's Church" (Memo: Associate Rector's Ministry). Stay tuned for more reception information including how you might help.
Parish Intern to Serve at St. Peter's in 2017.
Beginning the week of January 1, Mrs. Robin Sands will become a part of the parish family as part of the 10-month internship required for the diocesan ordination process for Vocational Deacons. As Parish Intern, Robin will collaborate with the Parish Clergy to learn, support, and serve in ministry areas, such as liturgy, pastoral care, outreach, social justice, and congregational development, and be among us on a weekly basis. Stay tuned for more from the Rector about Robin and her family, who are active members of St. John's Episcopal Church in Charlotte.
Associate Rector Search Advisory Circle Appointed.
The Rector has appointed Carolyn Carlburg, Sue Coonen, Phyllis Ferguson, Irma Hoffman, Des Keller, Paul Keller, Ann Luszcz, Bert Miano, Cooper Morrison, and Dan Moore to assist his process of calling the next Associate Rector after the leave-taking of the Reverend Joslyn Ogden Schafer in January. Stay tuned for process updates from the Rector. If you have questions, contact him at 704-749-6140.
Young Adults First Sunday Brunch. There will not be a First Sunday Brunch on January 1. The next offering will be February 5 at 12:30, more details to come. Learn more about Young Adults at St. Peter's and join "St. Peter's Charlotte: Young Adults" on Facebook.