St Peters by the Sea Lutheran Church
At the January Congregation Council meeting I told the Council of my intention to retire as pastor at St.
Fall Thanksgiving

Early last month my sister-in-law sent pictures of the snow that had fallen in South Dakota.  I didn’t even want to look at it!  I am so happy to live in this beautiful weather place


Our stewardship committee and church council are inviting us to participate in a new approach to stewardship.  This year we'll have Consecration Sunday on the first Sunday in Novembe

St Peters by the Sea: Traveling in Japan - Pastor

Some people talk about having a “bucket list” of travel destinations.  I’ve not determined such a list but I was able to take two “trips of a life-time” this summer.

St Peters by the Sea: Saying Goodbye

These past few months have been filled with good-byes at St. Peter’s.  We said good-bye to Scott and Sue McMahan who have moved to their mountain home in Montana.

St Peters by the Sea: Lent Purple Cross

Lent, The Three Days and On Easter and April Fool’s Day Ash Wednesday landed on Valentine’s Day this past month.

I used to be your neighbor

When Jesus was asked “who is my neighbor?” he told the parable of the Good Samaritan.

Large breaking wave

Each prayer of the day during Advent opens with the startling phrase “Stir up.” “Stir up your power, Lord Christ, and come.” “Stir up our hearts, Lord God, to prepare the way of your

ELCA Good Gifts New

As members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), we believe that God is calling us into the world – together.

Book Of Remembrance

In some parts of the world November marks the real beginning of winter weather. Autumn has already changed her color and crispness means the cold of winter can’t be far off.