Let us
share our joy
with you.
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.
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.

IN JULY/AUGUST 2017(Click here for our interactive/downloadable calendar) 

July 16th through Saturday July 29th our 2nd 150th Anniversary Clothing Drive and Rummage Sale kick-off Fundraier  - Again we'll be collecting Soft items - saving the best for the Rummage Sale (Sept 22nd & 23rd, 2017) and selling the rest to Savers which buys by the pound.  Drop off during office hours 9AM to 2 PM M-F or sorting times (Wednesdays & Thursdays 6:30 - 8:30 PM.  Give us good & bad, worn & torn.. we want it all.  More details can be found by CLICKING HERE.

Thursday, July 27th from 7 AM to 11 PM is our Baker's Square 150th Anniversary Fundraiser  - Eat in or Carry out delicious Baker's Square food and St. Peter's gets 20% of whatever you spend.  Just don't forget our flyer.. you can get your copy by CLICKING HERE.

Sunday, August 6th Village Inn Pizza 150th Anniversary Fundraiser from 11 AM to 11 PM  - Dine in, have delivered or carry out Village Inn Pizza and Grill and St. Peter's gets 20% of your bill.  All you have to do is just mention the St. Peter's 150th Anniversary Fundraiser and the percentage is ours!

Sunday, August 27th at 10AM, Worship and picnic in Lorel Park with us  - Special "Backlot Bash" service where we meet at Lorel Park for a beautiful outdoor service, then have a pot-luck picnic with games for the kids afterwords!  Bring a dish to share-- though seating will be provided, feel free to bring your own outdoor chair if you like.  Please join us!

RUMMAGE SORTING HOURS FOR JULY/AUGUST  - Sorting is every Monday from 9 AM to 12 PM and Wednesdays and Thursday Evenings from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.  No experience necessary, just show up and we'll put you to work!

RUMMAGE DROP OFF TIMES JULY/AUGUST  - Rummage can be dropped off M-F from 9 AM to 2 PM, Wednesdays & Thursdays 6:30 -8:30 PM, Sunday mornings 11-1 PM, or call us and we'll try to make arrangements to accommodate you!




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.

What's Happening THIS WEEK

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.

General Info

Christian Education

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.

 Calendar of Events

The Announcer

Photo Gallery




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.

Our Missions

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

Photo Gallery




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.

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 St. Peter's United Church of Christ
8013 Laramie Street
(Laramie and Oakton Streets)

Skokie, IL 60077
Phone: 847.673.8166
Fax: 847.674.7691
Office Email: Office@stpeteruccskokie.org

Pastor Email: RevLanford@aol.com