While we recognize Jesus Christ as the head of the Church, we also recognize that in order to efficiently carry out our mission we must be organized.

At St. Peter we are led by our Pastor along with our Church Council and Ministry Teams.  The board and teams are as follows.

  • Church Council - The purpose of the Church Council is to represent and be accountable to the congregation in its oversight of the Ministry Teams and any business of the Church.
  • Worship Ministry Team – Worship planning and implementation (regular and special worship).  Arrange for Ushers, Liturgists, Communion, Altar vestments/banners, music.  Support the Pastor in leadership of worship.
  • Christian Education Ministry Team – Sunday School (all ages) Vacation Bible School, Puppet ministries.   Provide opportunities for all members to help make their faith relevant.  Plan special educational events.  Work with other communities of faith to enrich spiritual life of each and all.
  • Special Events Ministry Team – Wurstmart, Advent/Hanging of the Greens, Lent, Easter Egg hunt, receptions, Condolence Meals, etc.
  • Mission Ministry Team – Local and Global Mission support, camp and school scholarships, special offerings, In-house mission support, Distribution of Investment mission earnings
  • Evangelism Ministry Team – Outreach and Recruitment (for all church groups and activities)
  • Congregational Care Ministry Team – Shut-in visits, CD/bulletin ministry (delivery), Poinsettias, Mother’s/Father’s Day gifts, Condolence Meals, Support of congregation members in need.
  • Property Ministry Team – Care of church property both current and future
  • Memorial Ministry Team – Send appropriate Thank You communications and is active in determining use of memorial funds.
  • Stewardship Ministry Team – Encourages individuals to use their own resources of time, talent and treasure
  • Communication and Technology Ministry Team – Responsibilities: Pamphlets, Advertising, Newsletter, Computer, Sound and A/V equipment
  • Administration – Personnel, Investments, Budget, Congregational Meetings, Audit, Membership, Visioning

We welcome your participation on any ministry team – see the calendar for the next scheduled meeting or contact the Church office for more details.