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.
UNDY 500 IS BACK! - We will again be collecting men's and women's underwear all month long to donate to the Night Ministry's program which helps Chicago's most needy. All sizes needed; colors only, please, no white. Call the office or Maria A. with any questions, and a basket will be downstairs in the Memorial Room to take your donation. Thanks so much!
SUNDAY, MAY 5TH - BIRTHDAY POTLUCK LUNCH - Join us as we celebrate our 152nd Birthday! Bring a dish to share if you are able, and dessert will be provided. Come whether you can bring a dish or not, all are welcomed!
WEDNESDAY, MAY 8TH AT 11:30 AM- Our Women's Guild meets for its monthly meeting. All women of the congregation are invited and welcomed!
MAY 12TH, MOTHER'S DAY PLANT SALE - Join us for Mother's Day worship, and help support us and get your garden going by purchasing a plant! We'll have annuals and perennials, along with potted planters. Quantities are limited. If you are thinning out your garden, please consider donating your plants to help our sale. Contact Annie N., Carolyn K or Laura in the office for more details or to donate a plant!
SUNDAY, MAY 19TH AT 5PM - SPAGHETTI DINNER - Join us for our annual spaghetti dinner! With your $10 donation for adults, ($5 kids 5-12 and under 5 are free) you'll be treated to spaghetti, sauce, meatballs, garlic and plain bread you can eat! Also included are salad, ice cream, cookies and drinks. Contact Barb Todd for Reservations!
OUR NEXT VILLAGE INN FUNDRAISER IS JUNE 2ND - Dine in, carry out or have delievered delicious Village Inn food and tell your server you are there for the St. Peter's UCC Fundraiser and we get 20% of what you spend. You don't have to be an attendee of St. Peter's to help, just hungry for great food. Tell your friends and family!
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. Contact the office if you're interested!
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.
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
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.