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.
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.



IN SEPTEMBER 2018(Click here for our interactive/downloadable calendar) 

RUMMAGE COLLECTION ENDS SEPT 9TH! This is the very last call! 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, SEPTEMBER 9TH  Sunday School Rally Day!! This is your chance to enroll your children in a fun and educational hour long FREE class!! Come check us out!

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 21ST AND 22ND ANNUAL RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALE!!  New this year, bring a donation for the Niles Township Food Pantry and receive a $1 off coupon!  Sale times are 9 AM to 3 PM both days, with our bag sale from 1-3 PM on Saturday.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM Our Village Inn Fundraiser day!  Eat in, Carry out or have delivered Village Inn food and mention to the server you are there for St. Peter's UCC and 20% of whatever you spend goes to help our mission.  You don't even have to go to church here to help, so tell all your friends and neighbors.  Thank you so much for your support!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH MEET HERE AT 3:45 PM - Come serve the community with us.  We'll be carpooling to A JUST HARVEST kitchen where we'll serve folks delicious sloppy joe dinners (that our members prepared ahead of time, thank you to them for that) to folks that might not get a hot meal normally.  Its a very rewarding experience.  Newbies always welcomed!



SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14TH, 1 PM  Our annual Oktoberfest Dinner!!  All the delicious German food and celebration you could want!  More details to come as it gets closer.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21ST  Pet Blessings!!! Come bring your most beloved animal friends to our lawn for a blessing from Pastor.  

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.

Women's Guild 2018-2019 Yearbook & Calendar

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