On Saturday March 10th we hosted a Paschal Candle-making workshop. Youth from area Episcopal parishes gathered at St. Peter’s to make Paschal candles for their parishes this Easter. Joining St. Peter’s were members of St. James’ Glastonbury and St. Stephen’s East Haddam. Please read the write-up by the Reverend Adam Yates of St. Stephen’s titled … Read More
Don’t forget that this Sunday, June 4th, we’ll only have one 9 AM service to celebrate Pentecost. After the service, we’ll have a parish “town hall” meeting in the hall to discuss the exciting future and our next steps to bring a new priest to St. Peter’s! Don’t forget to wear something red!
Happy Easter! If you missed our Easter Service, here is an audio recording of the Easter Anthem before the Gospel this morning. It features the choir and Rick Beaudoin on trumpet. Enjoy!
Eversource completed their work to move the power lines from the back of the hall to the front. This allowed us to remove the power pole in the back of the hall, which was right in the way of the new kitchen addition. With that removed, the old oil tank moved, and the shed shifted … Read More
You may read the Bishops’ Letter Regarding Refugees at the link below: The Bishops’ Response to President Trump’s Executive Order Regarding Refugees and the follow-up letter here: Bishops’ Follow-up Letter (February 3, 2017)
Christmas Message from the Bishops of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut December 24, 2016 What is that light so brilliant, breaking Here in the night across our eyes? Never so bright, the daystar waking, Started to climb the morning skies! What is the light so brilliant, breaking Here in the night across our eyes? Traditional … Read More
Watch the inspiring sermon given by the Presiding Bishop Michael Curry as he addressed the Episcopal Church of Connecticut at the Hartford Convention Center on Sunday, November 20th, 2016. You may watch it below or click the YouTube ECCT Link to see it on You Tube directly.
In case you missed it, there was a nice write-up in the Hartford Courant all about our recently completed pumpkin festival. You can read the article using the link below: St. Peter’s Celebrates Cucurbita
Our Polish Dinner, which was served on March 19, 2016, helped raise funds for Hebron Interfaith Human Services (HIHS). You can read more about it in the April 15, 2016 Rivereast News Bulletin article in the Hebron section, or view the article below.
This year’s spring cleanup was a huge success. Everyone who showed up early was treated to a very good breakfast provided by the men from the B&G. We then broke off into two groups to tackle both our Buildings and Grounds. The last count was thirty volunteers of all ages. We had fifteen hard working ladies working in both the … Read More