Sermon and Announcements for Nov. 8, 2020

The link to the sermon by the Rev. Dr. Dorothy White can be found here on YouTube.

The Lessons and Discussion Questions (PDF) for our Zoom Coffee hour are here.

We meet on Sundays at 12 noon on Zoom. We would love to have you join us. Send us an email and we’ll send you the zoom link!

ST. PETER’S WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS

For more information on our programs, to get a program link, and to volunteer please email us.

LEGACY HOSPICE CARE is in need of volunteers to provide companionship and services for their hospice patients. These are some of the things that volunteers can do:

Window visits with facility patients.

  • Window visits with facility patients.
  • Telephone calls to patients that are in need of companionship
  • Making lap blankets for those that are in a wheelchair
  • Making prayer shawls or a prayer beads
  • Lawn care for patients and families that are not physically able
  • Making cards for the facility patients that have no family or families that are not local.

If you are interested in helping or need more information please contact us and we’ll put you in touch with the volunteer coordinator at Legacy Hospice.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION and the FOOD BANK take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Food is available for pick up at 8:30 am on the Wednesdays.

BIBLE STUDY via Zoom each Wednesday at 7:00 PM.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER is offered on the second and fourth Saturday at 3:00 PM.

PLEDGE: you can keep up on your pledge to the church in two ways during this time:  1. By sending a check to the church at 1719 N. 22nd St., Richmond Virginia, 23223 or our post office box at St. Peters, Church Hill PO Box 38754 Henrico, Virginia. 23231–9998.  2. Or giving online through the donor dash box on this website.

THE SHARING CIRCLE is an opportunity for us to share our resources in needs with each other during this pandemic. Olivia Brown is the contact person for the sharing circle.

What is the SHARING CIRCLE?
St. Peters has started a sharing circle during this time of the coronavirus where we can connect parishioners who need things with those who can make them available. For example, if you need transportation, someone to run an errand for you, toilet paper, or advice on how to get something, we can connect you with someone in the parish who will provide those things. If you are in threat of eviction from your home or rental habitat,we would like to know and may be able to provide some assistance. Likewise, if you have something to offer like you can give a ride to someone, pick up groceries, want to host a zoom meeting for a craft activity that can be done while we are shut in, like cooking, baking or book club, feel free to let us know. Deacon Karla Hunt is available for pastoral needs if you would like a phone call to stay in touch, prayers by telephone, or something else. The sharing circle is open to all parishioners. If you’d like to participate with a request or with an offer, please contact Olivia Brown. All REQUESTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL.

Sermon and Announcements for November 1, 2020

The sermon, from the Rev. Dr. Dorothy White, can be found on YouTube at this link.

The lessons and discussion questions for our Zoom Coffee Hour can be found here (PDF).

We meet on Sundays at 12 noon on Zoom. We would love to have you join us. Send us an email and we’ll send you the zoom link!

FALL BACK: Remember to turn your clocks back 1 hour Saturday night!

ST. PETER’S WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS

For more information on our programs, to get a program link, and to volunteer please email us.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION and the FOOD BANK take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Food is available for pick up at 8:30 am on the Wednesdays.

BIBLE STUDY via Zoom each Wednesday at 7:00 PM hosted by Daniel and Lindsay.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER is offered on the second and fourth Saturday at 3:00 PM.

PLEDGE: you can keep up on your pledge to the church in two ways during this time:  1. By sending a check to the church at 1719 N. 22nd St., Richmond Virginia, 23223 or our post office box at St. Peters, Church Hill PO Box 38754 Henrico, Virginia. 23231–9998.  2. Or giving online through the donor dash box on this website.

VOTING: SOULS TO THE POLLS. St. Peter’s is providing updates on voting for the November election. This information is posted here on our website and our Facebook page. We strongly encourage you to vote early either in-person at your local registrar’s office or by mail-in absentee ballot. Mail-ballots should be dropped off at your registrar’s office or polling place to ensure safe arrival by election day.

EVERGREEN CEMETERY CLEANUP: Volunteers from St. Peter’s participate in cleanup at this historic East End cemetery one Saturday a month. Dates and times are posted on our Facebook page.

THE SHARING CIRCLE is an opportunity for us to share our resources in needs with each other during this pandemic. Olivia Brown is the contact person for the sharing circle.

What is the SHARING CIRCLE?
St. Peters has started a sharing circle during this time of the coronavirus where we can connect parishioners who need things with those who can make them available. For example, if you need transportation, someone to run an errand for you, toilet paper, or advice on how to get something, we can connect you with someone in the parish who will provide those things. If you are in threat of eviction from your home or rental habitat,we would like to know and may be able to provide some assistance. Likewise, if you have something to offer like you can give a ride to someone, pick up groceries, want to host a zoom meeting for a craft activity that can be done while we are shut in, like cooking, baking or book club, feel free to let us know. Deacon Karla Hunt is available for pastoral needs if you would like a phone call to stay in touch, prayers by telephone, or something else. The sharing circle is open to all parishioners. If you’d like to participate with a request or with an offer, please contact Olivia Brown. All REQUESTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL.

Sermon and Announcements for October 25, 2020

The sermon is available here. The lessons and questions for discussion are available at this link (PDF).

We meet on Sunday at noon via Zoom. If you would like to join us please send an email and we’ll send you the link. We’d love to meet you!

ST. PETER’S WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS

For more information on our programs, to get a program link, and to volunteer please email us.

EVERGREEN EAST END CEMETERY CLEAN UP Saturday, October 31 from 9 am – 12 noon. Contact Jabriel Hasan.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION and the FOOD BANK take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Food is available for pick up at 8:30 am on the Wednesdays.

BIBLE STUDY via Zoom each Wednesday at 7:00 PM hosted by Daniel and Lindsay.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER is offered on the second and fourth Saturday at 3:00 PM.

PLEDGE: you can keep up on your pledge to the church in two ways during this time:  1. By sending a check to the church at 1719 N. 22nd St., Richmond Virginia, 23223 or our post office box at St. Peters, Church Hill PO Box 38754 Henrico, Virginia. 23231–9998.  2. Or giving online through the donor dash box on this website.

VOTING: SOULS TO THE POLLS. St. Peter’s is providing updates on voting for the November election. This information is posted here on our website and our Facebook page. If you need a ride to vote please contact us. We strongly encourage you to vote early either in-person at your local registrar’s office or by mail-in absentee ballot. Mail-ballots should be mailed by October 24 to ensure safe arrival by election day.

EVERGREEN CEMETERY CLEANUP: Volunteers from St. Peter’s participate in cleanup at this historic East End cemetery one Saturday a month. Dates and times are posted on our Facebook page.

THE SHARING CIRCLE is an opportunity for us to share our resources in needs with each other during this pandemic. Olivia Brown is the contact person for the sharing circle.

What is the SHARING CIRCLE?
St. Peters has started a sharing circle during this time of the coronavirus where we can connect parishioners who need things with those who can make them available. For example, if you need transportation, someone to run an errand for you, toilet paper, or advice on how to get something, we can connect you with someone in the parish who will provide those things. If you are in threat of eviction from your home or rental habitat,we would like to know and may be able to provide some assistance. Likewise, if you have something to offer like you can give a ride to someone, pick up groceries, want to host a zoom meeting for a craft activity that can be done while we are shut in, like cooking, baking or book club, feel free to let us know. Deacon Karla Hunt is available for pastoral needs if you would like a phone call to stay in touch, prayers by telephone, or something else. The sharing circle is open to all parishioners. If you’d like to participate with a request or with an offer, please contact Olivia Brown. All REQUESTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL.

Sermon and Announcements for October 18, 2020

The sermon can be found at this link.

The readings and questions for our Zoom discussions can be found at this link (PDF).

We meet on Sunday at noon via Zoom. If you would like to join us please send an email and we’ll send you the link. We’d love to meet you!

ST. PETER’S WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS

For more information on our programs, to get a program link, and to volunteer please email us.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION and the FOOD BANK take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Food is available for pick up at 8:30 am on the Wednesdays.

BIBLE STUDY via Zoom each Wednesday at 7:00 PM hosted by Daniel and Lindsay.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER is offered on the second and fourth Saturday at 3:00 PM.

PLEDGE: you can keep up on your pledge to the church in two ways during this time:  1. By sending a check to the church at 1719 N. 22nd St., Richmond Virginia, 23223 or our post office box at St. Peters, Church Hill PO Box 38754 Henrico, Virginia. 23231–9998.  2. Or giving online through the donor dash box on this website.

VOTING: SOULS TO THE POLLS. St. Peter’s is providing updates on voting for the November election. This information is posted here on our website and our Facebook page. If you need a ride to vote please contact Olivia Brown. We strongly encourage you to vote early either in-person at your local registrar’s office or by mail-in absentee ballot. Mail-ballots should be mailed by October 24 to ensure safe arrival by election day.

EVERGREEN CEMETERY CLEANUP: Volunteers from St. Peter’s participate in cleanup at this historic East End cemetery one Saturday a month. Dates and times are posted on our Facebook page.

THE SHARING CIRCLE is an opportunity for us to share our resources in needs with each other during this pandemic. Olivia Brown is the contact person for the sharing circle.

What is the SHARING CIRCLE?
St. Peters has started a sharing circle during this time of the coronavirus where we can connect parishioners who need things with those who can make them available. For example, if you need transportation, someone to run an errand for you, toilet paper, or advice on how to get something, we can connect you with someone in the parish who will provide those things. If you are in threat of eviction from your home or rental habitat,we would like to know and may be able to provide some assistance. Likewise, if you have something to offer like you can give a ride to someone, pick up groceries, want to host a zoom meeting for a craft activity that can be done while we are shut in, like cooking, baking or book club, feel free to let us know. Deacon Karla Hunt is available for pastoral needs if you would like a phone call to stay in touch, prayers by telephone, or something else. The sharing circle is open to all parishioners. If you’d like to participate with a request or with an offer, please contact Olivia Brown. All REQUESTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL.

Sermon and Announcements for October 11, 2020

All are welcome to join us for our Zoom worship and fellowship on Sundays at 11:00 a.m. Email us for the link.

You can watch the sermon at this link. The Bible readings and questions for discussion during Zoom are at this link (PDF document).

ST. PETER’S WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS

For more information on our programs, to get a program link, and to volunteer please email us.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION and the FOOD BANK take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Food is available for pick up at 8:30 am on the Wednesdays.

BIBLE STUDY via Zoom each Wednesday at 7:00 PM hosted by Daniel and Lindsay.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER is offered on the second and fourth Saturday at 3:00 PM.

PLEDGE: you can keep up on your pledge to the church in two ways during this time:  1. By sending a check to the church at 1719 N. 22nd St., Richmond Virginia, 23223 or our post office box at St. Peters, Church Hill PO Box 38754 Henrico, Virginia. 23231–9998.  2. Or giving online through the donor dash box on this website.

VOTING: SOULS TO THE POLLS. St. Peter’s is providing updates on voting for the November election. This information is posted here on our website and our Facebook page. If you need a ride to vote please contact Olivia Brown. We strongly encourage you to vote early either in-person at your local registrar’s office or by mail-in absentee ballot. Mail-ballots should be mailed by October 19 to ensure safe arrival by election day.

EVERGREEN CEMETERY CLEANUP: Volunteers from St. Peter’s participate in cleanup at this historic East End cemetery one Saturday a month. Dates and times are posted on our Facebook page.

THE SHARING CIRCLE is an opportunity for us to share our resources in needs with each other during this pandemic. Olivia Brown is the contact person for the sharing circle.

What is the SHARING CIRCLE?
St. Peters has started a sharing circle during this time of the coronavirus where we can connect parishioners who need things with those who can make them available. For example, if you need transportation, someone to run an errand for you, toilet paper, or advice on how to get something, we can connect you with someone in the parish who will provide those things. If you are in threat of eviction from your home or rental habitat,we would like to know and may be able to provide some assistance. Likewise, if you have something to offer like you can give a ride to someone, pick up groceries, want to host a zoom meeting for a craft activity that can be done while we are shut in, like cooking, baking or book club, feel free to let us know. Deacon Karla Hunt is available for pastoral needs if you would like a phone call to stay in touch, prayers by telephone, or something else. The sharing circle is open to all parishioners. If you’d like to participate with a request or with an offer, please contact Olivia Brown. All REQUESTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL.

Sermon and Announcements for September 27, 2020

The sermon for the 17th Sunday after Pentecost is from the Rev. Deacon Karla Hunt. You can watch it here.

The readings are: Exodus 17:1-7 and Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16 • Philippians 2:1-13 • Matthew 21:23-32

The Reverend Deacon Karla Hunt was ordained 29 September 2018 as a vocational deacon after 30+ years as a lay member at St. John’s Episcopal Church. She is a retired geologist with two adult daughters and a 13-month old granddaughter. She is also the leader of the pack of two lab mix ‘pound puppies.’ Deacon Karla has been with us here at St. Peter’s since August 2019 participating in the food distribution program, pastoral care and healing prayer.

We meet on Zoom at 12 noon each Sunday. We’d love to have you join us. Send us an email and we’ll send you the Zoom link.

St. Peter’s Weekly Announcements

For more information on our programs and to volunteer please email us.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION and the FOOD BANK take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Food is available for pick up at 8:30 am on the Wednesdays.

BIBLE STUDY via Zoom each Wednesday at 7:00 PM hosted by Daniel and Lindsay.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER is offered on the second and fourth Saturday at 3:00 PM.

PLEDGE: you can keep up on your pledge to the church in two ways during this time:  1. By sending a check to the church at 1719 N. 22nd St., Richmond Virginia, 23223 or our post office box at St. Peters, Church Hill PO Box 38754 Henrico, Virginia. 23231–9998.  2. Or giving online through the donor dash box on this website.

VOTING: SOULS TO THE POLLS. St. Peter’s is providing updates on voting for the November election. This information is posted here on our website and our Facebook page. We will also be offering rides for early in-person voting.

EVERGREEN CEMETERY CLEANUP: Volunteers from St. Peter’s participate in cleanup at this historic East End cemetery one Saturday a month. Dates and times are posted on our Facebook page.

THE SHARING CIRCLE is an opportunity for us to share our resources in needs with each other during this pandemic. Olivia Brown is the contact person for the sharing circle.

What is the SHARING CIRCLE?
St. Peters has started a sharing circle during this time of the coronavirus where we can connect parishioners who need things with those who can make them available. For example, if you need transportation, someone to run an errand for you, toilet paper, or advice on how to get something, we can connect you with someone in the parish who will provide those things. If you are in threat of eviction from your home or rental habitat,we would like to know and may be able to provide some assistance. Likewise, if you have something to offer like you can give a ride to someone, pick up groceries, want to host a zoom meeting for a craft activity that can be done while we are shut in, like cooking, baking or book club, feel free to let us know. Deacon Karla Hunt is available for pastoral needs if you would like a phone call to stay in touch, prayers by telephone, or something else. The sharing circle is open to all parishioners. If you’d like to participate with a request or with an offer, please contact Olivia Brown. All REQUESTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL.

Sermon for September 20, 2020

The sermon for the 16th Sunday after Pentecost can be found here. The preacher is Mr. Jabriel Hasan, a young adult member of St. Peter’s. Jabriel grew up at St Peter’s. He is currently attending seminary and in the discernment process with the Diocese of VA.

The readings for September 20 are:

Exodus 16:2-15 and Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45  • Philippians 1:21-30  • Matthew 20:1-16

We meet on Zoom at 12 noon each Sunday. We’d love to have you join us. Send us an email and we’ll send you the Zoom link.

ST. PETER’S WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS

For more information on our programs and to volunteer please email us.

St. Peter’s is providing information on voting in this fall’s election. These updates are posted on this website and our Facebook page. We encourage everyone to check their registration information and polling place now OR register to vote. If you will be 18 by November 3 you can register now. Use this link. Early in-person voting is now open! Use the previous link to check the locations. St. Peter’s will be providing transportation for early voting. Stay tuned for more information.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION and the FOOD BANK take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Food is available for pick up at 8:30 am on the Wednesdays.

BIBLE STUDY via Zoom each Wednesday at 7:00 PM hosted by Daniel and Lindsay. You can join by Zoom or phone.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER is offered on the second and fourth Saturday at 3:00 PM. You can join by Zoom or phone.

PLEDGE: you can keep up on your pledge to the church in two ways during this time:  1. By sending a check to the church at 1719 N. 22nd St., Richmond Virginia, 23223 or our post office box at St. Peters, Church Hill PO Box 38754 Henrico, Virginia. 23231–9998.  2. Or giving online through the donor dash box on this website.

EVERGREEN CEMETERY CLEANUP: Volunteers from St. Peter’s participate in cleanup at this historic East End cemetery one Saturday a month. Dates and times are posted on our Facebook page.

THE SHARING CIRCLE is an opportunity for us to share our resources in needs with each other during this pandemic. Olivia Brown is the contact person for the sharing circle.

What is the SHARING CIRCLE?
St. Peters has started a sharing circle during this time of the coronavirus where we can connect parishioners who need things with those who can make them available. For example, if you need transportation, someone to run an errand for you, toilet paper, or advice on how to get something, we can connect you with someone in the parish who will provide those things. If you are in threat of eviction from your home or rental habitat,we would like to know and may be able to provide some assistance. Likewise, if you have something to offer like you can give a ride to someone, pick up groceries, want to host a zoom meeting for a craft activity that can be done while we are shut in, like cooking, baking or book club, feel free to let us know. Deacon Karla Hunt is available for pastoral needs if you would like a phone call to stay in touch, prayers by telephone, or something else. The sharing circle is open to all parishioners. If you’d like to participate with a request or with an offer, please contact Olivia Brown. All REQUESTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL.

Sermon for September 13, 2020

The sermon for the Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost is from Romans 14:1-12. We are excited to have Anthony Gaboton as our preacher. You can watch the sermon here.

Anthony Gaboton Jr received his preachers’ license from Brown Memorial Baptist Church in Brooklyn, NY where he worked as a youth minister and was also a resident chaplain at New York Methodist Hospital. He is currently at St. Peter’s discerning ordination in the Episcopal church, where he has been attending since 2018. He is a newer resident of Richmond Hill and works in marketing. Anthony holds a Masters of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary in New York, where he learned under the tutelage of black theologian James Cone, and a Masters of Theology from Emory University in Atlanta.

We meet on Zoom at 12 noon each Sunday. We’d love to have you join us. Send us an email and we’ll send you the Zoom link.

St. Peter’s Weekly Announcements

For more information on our programs and to volunteer please email us.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION and the FOOD BANK take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Food is available for pick up at 8:30 am on the Wednesdays.

BIBLE STUDY via Zoom each Wednesday at 7:00 PM hosted by Daniel and Lindsay.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER is offered on the second and fourth Saturday at 3:00 PM.

PLEDGE: you can keep up on your pledge to the church in two ways during this time:  1. By sending a check to the church at 1719 N. 22nd St., Richmond Virginia, 23223 or our post office box at St. Peters, Church Hill PO Box 38754 Henrico, Virginia. 23231–9998.  2. Or giving online through the donor dash box on this website.

EVERGREEN CEMETERY CLEANUP: Volunteers from St. Peter’s participate in cleanup at this historic East End cemetery one Saturday a month. Dates and times are posted on our Facebook page.

THE SHARING CIRCLE is an opportunity for us to share our resources in needs with each other during this pandemic. Olivia Brown is the contact person for the sharing circle.

What is the SHARING CIRCLE?
St. Peters has started a sharing circle during this time of the coronavirus where we can connect parishioners who need things with those who can make them available. For example, if you need transportation, someone to run an errand for you, toilet paper, or advice on how to get something, we can connect you with someone in the parish who will provide those things. If you are in threat of eviction from your home or rental habitat,we would like to know and may be able to provide some assistance. Likewise, if you have something to offer like you can give a ride to someone, pick up groceries, want to host a zoom meeting for a craft activity that can be done while we are shut in, like cooking, baking or book club, feel free to let us know. Deacon Karla Hunt is available for pastoral needs if you would like a phone call to stay in touch, prayers by telephone, or something else. The sharing circle is open to all parishioners. If you’d like to participate with a request or with an offer, please contact Olivia Brown. All REQUESTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL.

Worship for Sunday, September 6

St. Peter’s will join with the 179 churches of the Diocese of Virginia for a Diocesan-Wide Sunday Service on Labor Day Weekend, Sunday, September 6

8:00 a.m. Premiere on Facebook and YouTube

10:00 a.m. Watch Party on Facebook

On Sunday, 6 September, we have a unique opportunity to gather online with our larger Episcopal family for a Diocesan-wide service of Morning Prayer led by our bishops. The sermon will be from Bishop Susan Goff.

There are 179 parishes in our Diocese of Virginia and more than 60,000 members. As an Episcopal parish, St. Peter’s is part of something larger than ourselves. Our diocese provides us with leadership, assistance and a sense of unity with fellow Episcopalians.

You can directly access the service on Sunday morning using either of these links: YouTube or Facebook.

The video will premiere at 8:00 a.m. on Facebook and YouTube, and there will be a diocesan-wide watch party on Facebook at 10:00 a.m. The video will remain on YouTube and Facebook for viewing at any later time.

PDF of the service bulletin in English and Spanish is also available for distribution.

There will be no Zoom Coffee Hour On September 6. We will resume this on Sunday, September 13.