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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)

10:00 AM   Worship Service w/Fellowship after  

Communion served the first Sunday of each month

Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 22 - pick up hoagies - 10 - 11 a.m.

Friday, August 23 - 6:30 p.m. - Family Fun Night - Movie:  War Room for Adults and Space Buddies for Kids

Saturday, August 24 - 10 a.m. - 125th celebration meeting

Saturday, September 7 - 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. - Chicken BBQ - tickets are $12 - see Jayne Hamm 

Sunday, September 15 - 10 a.m. - 125th church anniversary - Emerald Grove - Speaker - District Superintendent Steve Morton - mark your calendar - invite current and past members as well as the neighbors - free lunch after service - Witness to share music after lunch

Sunday, September 29 - 10 a.m. - 175th church anniversary - Salem Aquashicola (Palmerton)

Tuesday, October 22 - 6:30 p.m. - Charge Conference at Salem UMC Danielsville - all board members required to attend

Friday, November 8 - Ham and Turkey Dinner

Saturday, November 16 - 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Fall Vendor and Craft Event

Saturday, December 14 - Jacob Brothers Concert

Youth Group meets every Sunday - 6 - 7 p.m.

End of Life Information Packages - available in the Narthex 

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

Someone to cook for Senior Luncheons on third Wednesday in April, May, June, September, October and November - see Kim or Nancy if interested.

Clothing Drop Off in Blue Bin next to Storage Shed - any time - please don't leave outside

For more information, see our calendar page. 

Helping Hands Ministry - donate and be a part of our capital campaign to secure a larger place to store food and clothing - checks payable to St. Peter's UMC, 7860 Center St., Slatington, PA  18080. 

News & Announcements

Altar Flower and Bulletin Sponsorships
Sunday dates are still available to sponsor bulletins and altar flowers.  Please contact Stephanie (610-417-2555).

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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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