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Holy Week Worship

St. Peter’s United Methodist Church offers the following opportunities for worship during Holy Week:

PALM SUNDAY
April 9, 8:30 and 11:00am.
Our Service of Worship celebrates Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem
and the beginning of the week leading up to His crucifixion.

HOLY WEDNESDAY
April 12, 6:00pm.
We gather for our weekly Service of Holy Communion.

MAUNDY THURSDAY
April 13, 7:00pm.
We gather on this night to remember Jesus’ last meal with His disciples
and His gift of Holy Communion.

GOOD FRIDAY
April 14, 6:00pm
We glimpse the burial and death of Jesus with a processional
as we carry a wooden cross from the church to Mitchell Village Park.

EASTER VIGIL COMMUNION
April 15, 8:00pm
We gather for communion as we await the Good News of the resurrection.

EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE
April 16, 6:30am, Mitchell Village Park.
We celebrate the risen Christ with a service of praise and proclamation at water’s edge.
Following the service, a light breakfast will be offered in the parsonage yard.
(In case of rain, both the Sunrise Service and the breakfast will be moved to the church.)

EASTER SUNDAY
Services of Worship
April 16, 8:30am and 11:00am.
Sunday School at 9:45am.
We celebrate the Good News of the resurrection!

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A Spring Thing

Join us for a FREE Family Event!

Bring the kids out to St. Peter’s for these free Easter festivities:

Easter Egg Hunt for Candy and Prizes!

Free Hot Dog Lunch!

Bounce Houses!

Face Painting!

Train Rides for the Kids!

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It’s fun for the whole family!

 

Saturday, April 8
11:00am-1:00pm

Rain or shine!

The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 11:30 – don’t be late!

St. Peter’s United Methodist Church
111 Hodges Street, Morehead City

Everyone is welcome!

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Lenten Sermon Series

Join us on Sunday mornings during this Lenten Season as Pastor Karl offers a sermon series on Living Our Baptismal Vows.  This series focuses on a mixture of Old Testament and Gospel lessons.  Worship services are at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m.

March 5, 2017: “Renounce!”
Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7; Matthew 4:1-11

March 12, 2017: “Accept!”
Genesis 12:1-4a; John 3:1-17

March 19, 2017: “Confess!
John 4:5-42

March 26, 2017: “Nurture!”
Psalm 23; John 9:1-7, 13-16, 25-27, 33-41

April 2, 2017: “Believe!”
John 11:1—45
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Sermon Series: “Learning to Walk”

Join us on Sunday mornings during this Season after the Epiphany as Pastor Karl offers a sermon series entitled “Learning to Walk.”  This series focuses on the Psalms and the Gospel of Matthew.  Worship services are at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m.

January 22, 2017: “Learning to Walk: The First Step”
Psalm 27: 1, 4-9; Matthew 4:12-23

January 29, 2017: “Learning to Walk: Eyes Forward!”
Psalm 15; Matthew 5:1-12

February 5, 2017: “Learning to Walk: Stand Up Straight!
Psalm 112:1-10; Matthew 5:13-20

February 12, 2017: “Learning to Walk: Stay in Line!”
Matthew 119:1-8; Matthew 5:21-37

February 19, 2017: “Learning to Walk: Keep Moving!”
Psalm 119:33-40; Matthew 5:38-48

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Mid-Week Bible Study Starts January 26

Come join us Thursday, January 26, 2017, as Pastor Karl begins a verse-by-verse study of the Book of Genesis.  We will meet each Thursday at 11:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.  If you come to the morning session, be sure to bring a bag lunch for a time of fellowship immediately following class.  We hope to see you there!

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Covenant Renewal Service

The start of a new year is seen as a chance to hit the reset button on our lives, as we resolve to lose weight, exercise more, or be better persons than we have been in the past. Real change, however, can only come from a life transformed through a relationship with Jesus Christ. What better way to begin a new year than by renewing our commitment to Him?

On Saturday, December 31, at 7:00pm, St. Peter’s will hold a Covenant Renewal Service where we will gather as individuals and as a family to recommit ourselves to following God’s will in our lives. Join us for this powerful evening of spiritual renewal as we prepare our hearts and minds to enter into 2017 as a people set apart by God, called to share His love in the world.

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Christmas Morning Worship

Yes, we will have worship on Sunday, December 25!  This year, Christmas falls on a Sunday – and since Sunday is a day for church, what better time to come together and worship Jesus?!  We will have one service that morning at 10:30 a.m.  Join us as we welcome the new born King with singing and praise!   We will also have Sunday school that day at 9:30 a.m.

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Come and See!

Come and See!

FREE Family Event!

Are you and your family planning to attend the
2016 Morehead City Christmas Parade?

Don’t let the end of the parade mean the end of your day of holiday fun!

After the parade, come to St. Peter’s UMC for an afternoon of festivities!

Free Hot Dog Lunch!

Coloring Contest with Prizes!

Face Painting with Skeedaddle the Clown!

A Train Ride to Bethlehem!

There’s something for everyone!

 

Saturday, December 10,
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
rain or shine!

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Christmas Cantata 2016

“The Wondrous Story”,
a cantata by Nancy Price and Don Besig.

Please join us on Sunday, December 4, for a special morning of worship featuring a musical offering from our choir and handbells.

We will have one service that morning beginning at 10:30 a.m., with a time of fellowship over finger foods following the service.  Sunday School will meet at 9:30 a.m.

Invite your family and friends to this glorious musical celebration of God’s gift to us of Jesus.  We hope to see you there!

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Sunday, December 4, at 10:30 a.m.

 

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Homecoming 2016

Join us for our annual Homecoming Celebration on Sunday, November 6th.

We will have one service of worship at 10:30 a.m.  Sunday school will be at 9:30 a.m.

Everyone is invited to bring a covered-dish to share during our Homecoming Dinner immediately following our worship service.

We hope to see you here as we celebrate our life together!

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