share our joy
Established in 1867, we have been sharing the joy of Jesus Christ longer than any other congregation in Skokie. A fixture in the community, you walk, bike, or drive by us every day. Why not stop in? Let the beauty of our sanctuary and our worship fill you with joy.
9 AM - Sunday School (Sept-May)
10 AM - Worship
Pastor Richard's Sermons are on YouTube! You can view a recent one on our site at Minister's Desk! Our channel name is stpeteruccskokie (click on the channel name to view more sermons) and all video content related to us can be found right there!
Our Congregation is now listed with Ebay Giving Works as a registered non-profit organization. Find out more by clicking HERE.
RUMMAGE COLLECTING AND SORTING! COLLECTING: We are NOW accepting Rummage donations for our biggest fundraiser of the year! Bring your stuff by M-F from 9 AM to 2 PM (call first if you can) or call us to make other time arrangements! SORTING: We meet every Wednesday & Thursday evening from 6:30 - 8:30 PM in the gym, Mondays during the day from 9 AM to 12 Noon. Come at any time and stay to help as long as you are able. Contact Annie Noorts or the office if you'd like to join in or have any questions. Thank you so much!
SUNDAY, AUGUST 5, 2018, DURING THE FARMER'S MARKET - St. Peter's Cafe! St. Peter's UCC will be selling baked goods and coffee during the Farmer's Market right across the street. Come say hi and enjoy a delicious treat while you shop, we'd love to meet our neighbors!
SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018 Village Inn Fundraiser! Eat in, carry out or have delivered Village Inn food anytime from 11 AM to 11 PM, let them know you are there for St. Peter's UCC fundraiser and we get 20% of whatever you spend! Tell your friends and neighbors as this event is for anyone, not just folks who attend worship here!
SUNDAY, AUGUST 26, 2018 Outdoor Worship & Picnic! Join us at Lorel Park for our annual worship & picnic, during the Backlot Bash. Bring a dish to share, your silverware, etc. and join us after our lovely outdoor service for a good old fashioned family picnic! ALL ARE WELCOME!
OUR ANNUAL RUMMAGE SALE WILL BE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 21 & 22ND FROM 9 AM TO 3 PM. Watch our Facebook page and website for more details as the event grows closer!
We invite you join us. We want you to know what Spirit, Service, Fellowship, and Heritage mean to us at St. Peter’s UCC. As a congregation in the United Church of Christ (www.ucc.org), we firmly believe that no matter who you are, or where you are on life’s journey, you are joyfully welcomed here. Come check us out ... you will be happy you did.
Rich in Spirit
Click on the links below to find worship schedules, general information about our worship pracitces and beliefs, information about our Sunday School and Bible Study programs, information about having your wedding at St. Peter's, and a monthly message from Pastor Richard Lanford.
The Minister's Desk
Weddings at St. Peter's
Rich in Fellowship
Click on the links below to find calendars of upcoming events, our monthly newsletter, and groups, clubs, and organizations that you can join.
Women's Guild 2018-2019 Yearbook & Calendar
Rich in Service
Click on the links below to find descriptions of our various missions and charities that we support,
and a little bit about our staff.
Links to Our Partners in Ministry
Rich in Heritage
Click on the links below to find history about our congregation and links to Skokie and Niles Township Historical sites.
History of St. Peters
Our Beautiful Windows
St. Peter's UCC participates in the Vanco Electronic Giving Program. If you would like to sign up to have your financial contribution withdrawn automatically, download the form and turn it into our Treasurer, Bill Schaller.