As you have certainly noticed, St. Peter’s is in the midst of a baby boom! We are working to create a nursery for our youngest children, and we need your help equipping the space. We are hosting a Church Nursery Shower during coffee hour on Sunday, August 11 (invitation is here). We hope you will join us to celebrate!
Bishop Susan Goff Announces Appointment of the Rt. Rev. Jennifer Brooke-Davidson as Assistant Bishop of Virginia The Rt. Rev. Susan E. Goff, Bishop Suffragan and Ecclesiastical Authority of the Diocese of Virginia, is honored to announce the appointment of the Rt. Rev. Jennifer Brooke-Davidson as Assistant Bishop of the Diocese of Virginia. Bishop Brooke-Davidson has been Bishop Suffragan of the Diocese of West Texas since July, 2017.
“Bishop Brooke-Davidson will bring tremendous gifts to our Diocese,” Bishop Goff said. “We will be strengthened by her clarity, commitment, and ability to ask good questions, along with her skill in helping a community seek faithful answers. Bishop Brooke-Davidson will take part in the full range of episcopal functions in the Diocese, including Sunday and other visitations, support of persons in the ordination process, congregational development, conflict transformation and work with diocesan committees and commissions. She will live in Richmond and have a primary office at Mayo Memorial Church House. Bishop Brooke-Davidson will begin her ministry in this Diocese on November 4. Please join Bishop Goff in welcoming her to the Diocese of Virginia.
Our Neighborhood Walks have moved to Tuesday afternoons. They’d previously been held on Monday afternoons. Join us at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesdays to walk through our neighborhood speaking to our neighbors. This is a great opportunity to meet our neighbors, enjoy our neighborhood, and get some exercise!
On the first and third Tuesday of each month stay and help prepare the bags of food for our Wednesday morning food distribution program. This food bagging begins at 4:00 p.m. and lasts about 1 hour.
Questions? Send us an email.
Our annual Crab Feast was held on September 7 and was another great success! Thank you to all the volunteers, especially the Men’s Group; Peter Paul Development Center for the use of their beautiful space; and to all who attended and enjoyed food and fun!
Pictures are available on our Facebook page.
St. John’s Church Hill (2401 E. Broad St.) will host a Service of Lament, Reconciliation, and Commitment on Saturday, August 17, at 5:00 p.m. This service will observe the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans at Jamestown and the lasting impact that slavery, Jim Crow, segregation, and white supremacy have had on our nation.
St. Peter’s choir, other members, and clergy will participate in the service.
This service is sponsored by the Central Richmond Region of the Diocese of Virginia. Bishop Susan Goff will be presiding. If you are interested in serving in worship or assisting with the reception that follows, please contact David Curtis.
Our annual crab feast will be held this year on Saturday September 7 from 3 to 6 p.m. in the gymnasium of the Peter Paul Development Center, 1708 N 22nd St,, across the street from the church. This is a family event. Proceeds benefit our outreach ministries in our neighborhood. Buy tickets today! »
Click here to read “Frequently Asked Questions”.
If you’d like to volunteer to help with the Crab Feast, speak to Danny Dean on Sunday, or email email@example.com.
Reaching friends and neighbors both old and new is our primary goal with our newly redesigned website. Our URL stays the same: stpeterschurchhill.org, but the website is brand new!
Our new website is mobile friendly and will allow us to expand and grow our online offerings.
We welcome your comments and suggestions. Stop by the church to share your feedback or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fairfield Court Bible Study is a monthly partnership with the Fairfield Court Tenant Council. St. Peter’s leads the bible study and joins with the tenant council to provide a delicious dinner.
Is this open to everyone in the community or just FC tenants?
Here is a paragraph that tells which days of the month they meet, address and contact information for more info.