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.



APRIL 2019:  (Click here for our interactive/downloadable calendar) 

PALM SUNDAY IS APRIL 14TH AT 10 AM - Welcome Jesus into Jerusalem with us!

VILLAGE INN PIZZA FUNDRAISER APRIL 14TH FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM - Help St. Peter's keep going strong and make Palm Sunday an easy one with food from Village Inn.  More details by CLICKING HERE.  Don't forget to let your server know you are here for St. Peter's UCC fundraiser!

MAUNDY THURSDAY IS APRIL 18TH AT 7:00 PM - Join us as we remember Jesus' last days.

GOOD FRIDAY IS APRIL 19TH AT 7:00 PM - Holy Communion, a Choir anthem and Jesus's 7 last words will all be a part of our service.

EASTER SUNDAY IS APRIL 21ST; WORSHIP BEGINS AT 10 AM - Join us for our traditional Easter Sunday Service.  You can also sign up for the Easter breakfast at 8:15 AM by clicking the form above and returning it to the church before April 14th.

EASTER EGG HUNT AFTER EASTER WORSHIP APRIL 21ST AT 11:15 AM - St. Peter's UCC invites and welcomes ALL children to our egg hunt.  We try to do it on our front lawn but if the weather isn't cooperating we'll do it in our gymnasium.  Bags are provided but baskets are welcome as well.  LOTS of treats for the kids.. come check us out!

COLLECTING BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION, EMPTY PILL BOTTLES AND POP TOP CANS These items help go to support our local school district as well as programs for the blind and deaf.  If you have items to drop off our church office hours are 9 AM to 2 PM and we'll be glad to take whatever you can collect.  Thanks so much!

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 (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.

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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 

Baptisms 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