Sunday, March 1 @ 4 p.m.
Join us in walking prayer as we begin this Lenten Season. (Weather permitting)
Lenten Crosses – An Intergenerational Event
Sunday, March 1 @ 9:30 a.m.
Families come in different shapes and sizes and all are welcome to participate in our Lenten Cross making on Sunday, March 1 at 9:30 a.m. in Stockstill Hall. This year we will be making Lenten Crosses and is designed to be an interactive family devotional activity. Similar to our Advent wreaths, a new candle will be lit each week with a devotional reading. There will also be items to add to your display each week to remind us of the importance of the Lenten season. So, whether you are a family of one or many more please consider joining us if you feel this would be a blessing for your family this Lent.
Wednesday in Lent – Unlikely Disciples
March 4, 11, 18, 25 and April 1 from 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Plan to join us on each of the Wednesdays in Lent for worship, delicious food, fellowship, and a closer look at what it means to be a disciple of Jesus Christ.
6:00 p.m. – We begin in the Church at with worship (a brief Holy Eucharist most weeks, and a Choral Evensong on March 18).
6:35 p.m. – Then join us in Stockstill Hall for a Lenten supper, hosted each week by various groups of volunteers within our parish.
7:10 p.m. – After time for eating and fellowship, Fr. Furman will present a brief program about what it means to be a disciple of Jesus. He will teach from the book, Being Disciples: Essentials of the Christian Life by the former Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Rev. Rowan Williams. (You do not need to purchase or read the book.) Fr. Furman will look at discipleship through the examples of some of the prominent (and unlikely) characters featured in our Sunday Gospel readings during Lent—Nicodemus, the Samaritan woman, the blind man, Lazarus, and Joseph of Arimathea.
Interfaith Hospitality Network
March 15 – 22
IFHN is a ministry to support families who are experiencing homelessness. Along with St. Gile’s church, we provide meals and fellowship with the families in the program. If you are interested in helping with preparing a meal or just spending some time with the families at St. Giles, the next opportunity is the week of March 15 thru March 22. You can sign up at this link: https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/30e0c4ba5a629a7fc1-interfaith1
If you have any questions about this ministry or signing up to help, please contact Catherine Conger
March Adult Fellowship
Saturday, March 21 from 6 – 8 p.m.
Wade and Delores Smith invite you to join them on Saturday, March 21 from 6-8 p.m. Come, meet and get to know friendly adults from Church. Please bring an appetizer or a bottle of wine to share. For newcomers to Fellowship, just bring yourselves and we will treat you. Soft drinks are always available. We hope to see you there!
KANUGA PARISH WEEKEND
Registration is now open for our all-inclusive Parish Weekend retreat at Kanuga! We have a few spots left so plan to join us for loads of fun, fellowship, and worship with your St. Peter’s family. In addition to delicious food and comfortable accommodations the weekend includes adult and children programs Saturday morning, followed by free time in the afternoon. Kanuga’s campus offers numerous opportunities to take time to refresh yourself and the staff at Kanuga have additional offerings for group outings. You can also enjoy fellowship time on Friday in the Fireplace Lounge, during our famous cabin socials on Saturday afternoon and during Saturday night’s entertainment offering. You don’t want to miss this!
So here’s the link to register: https://registration.kanuga.org/Registration/Welcome.aspx?e=C1AEE7577A6D7D24CF4AEE18E64E9023