Message from the
Welcome to St. Peter's
United Methodist Church!
St. Peter's Church is a
congregation created and sustained by God's Word, and by God's gifts
of Holy Baptism and Holy Communion. And because of our
Word-and-Sacrament life together, St. Peter's Church is very much
engaged in this world.
Faithfully living the
Christian life is always an adventure. It involves some surprises,
some disappointments, and many challenges. Following Christ does not
come naturally. Trusting and obeying Christ do not happen easily.
Living with and for Christ requires, for starters, a group that we
St. Peter's United
Methodist Church is a congregation of God's people who know the
adventure of living with and for Jesus Christ. Our foundation is in
God's Word and Sacraments. Our outreach is to the world. And the
adventure involves standing on the foundation and reaching out to the
world in the name of Jesus Christ.
Know that you are
invited to become a part of this adventurous congregation!
Rev. Paul T. Stallsworth
Mission Statement: St. Peterís United Methodist Church
exists to offer the love of God through Jesus Christ by inviting
others, with us, to believe in Christ, to grow in Christ, and to serve
The vision of St. Peterís United Methodist Church is to witness to the
Kingdom of God by: guiding unbelievers toward Jesus Christ, nurturing
believers to grow in grace and to become faithful members of Christís
Body the Church, and equipping church members to achieve joyful
discipleship in our Lord.
located on Hodges Street in the Mitchell Village community of Morehead
City, NC, near the intersection of Hwy. NC 24 and Hwy. US 70, and
behind the State Employees' Credit Union and the Holiday Inn Express.
Peter's roots go back to circa 1897 as a small Methodist Society.
Later, Camp Glenn Methodist Church was formed from that society. In
1962, Camp Glenn Methodist Church moved to the Mitchell Village area
and was renamed St. Peter's Methodist Church.
Peter's is a member of the Confessing Movement Within the United
Methodist Church. To learn more about the Confessing Movement,