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.

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

SUPPORT VETERANS FACING HUNGER ALL SUMMER LONG- We are collecting non-perishable food items from June to September for the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center.  CLICK HERE for a list of items.  Basket will be down in the Memorial Room for your items. Thank you so much for your support!

SATURDAY, JULY 20TH OUR BRAT FRY IS BACK, WITH BINGO  - We'll serve our delicious brats from 4-7 PM, then BINGO from 7-9 PM.  For your $5 suggested donation, you'll get 1 Bingo card, drinks & dessert.  Additional cards can be purchased for $2.  Great prizes to be won!  

SUNDAY JULY 21ST ST. PETER'S CAFE AT THE FARMERS MARKET - Be sure to stop by and say hi!  We'll be selling baked goods and fresh gourmet coffee for you while you shop.  

VENDORS WANTED FOR UPCOMING CRAFT AND BAKE SALE - St. Peter's UCC will hold its first Holiday Craft Show and Bake Sale in a very long time on November 16, 2019 from 10 AM to 4 PM.  We are looking for vendors.  We have two space sizes available - 6 ft. table at $30.00 and an 8 ft. table at $40.00.  CLICK HERE for contact information!

OUR RUMMAGE SALE IS SEPTEMBER 20TH & 21ST FROM 9 AM TO 3 PM - We are collecting rummage now.  Drop off during office hours (9 AM to 2 PM).  If unable let us know, we can make other arrangements.  Call to let us know you are coming and thanks so much to everyone who contributes!!

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.


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 

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