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 November. 
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

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.

Martin Luther 500 Anniversary

How should we observe the 500th anniversary of the Reformation?


Many of us have “summer only” events that we look forward to each year.

Martin Luther

I am writing this article before my bag is even packed, but you will be reading it when my bag is in Germany!