St. Peter’s Church in the Great Valley is a place to gather in community for fun, socializing and in ways to serve. During the pandemic, some but not all in-person events have been curtailed.

We welcome visitors to all of the events listed below.

Green Stewards Discussion, May 11

Earth Day has grown into Earth Month! The Green Stewards will discuss three films in a Zoom meeting on May 11 at 7:00 p.m. Please contact our Parish Office for the Zoom link. with numerous opportunities to volunteer or to learn more about helping the environment. The St. Peter’s Green Stewards recommend three films: Youth v. Gov, on Netflix; The Invisible Hand, $5.99 rental on Vimeo; and Kiss the Ground, on Netflix and other platforms.

Blood Drive, May 25

St. Peter’s is hosting a pre-Memorial Day blood drive on Wednesday, May 25 in the barn from 2:00–7:00 p.m. Register to donate at: stpetersblooddrive.com. This event will engage our surrounding community in this vital effort. Please encourage family and friends to donate. For more information contact info.stpetersblooddrive@gmail.com.

Evensong and Picnic, June 5

We will enjoy a beautiful service of Evensong at 4:00 p.m. with a picnic to follow. Remember to wear red for Pentecost as a sign of the Holy Spirit.

Recurring Offerings

Needlework Ministry

First Saturday of the month at 10:00 a.m. in the Historic Church.Contact knitters@stpetersgv.org to learn more.

Popcorn Theology, monthly

Join the Zoom discussion on Monday, May 9 at 6:00 p.m. after watching Leonard Bernstein’s reimagined musical, directed by Steven Spielberg, West Side Story. The movie may be streamed on Hulu, Disney+, Vudu, Apple TV, Google Play, and Amazon Prime. Watch the film while looking for the spiritual, moral, and ethical themes. See Keynotes for the Zoom link, or contact Mark Nestlehutt or Steve Ockenden.

Wednesday Morning Prayer and Bible Study

Morning prayer and Bible study normally takes place from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Historic Church by Zoom. The morning begins with the Office of Morning Prayer from The Book of Common Prayer, followed by an informal conversation on the Scripture readings for the upcoming Sunday. All are welcome. For more information or to participate, please email our  The Rev. Abigail Crozier Nestlehutt for information regarding start time and other pertinent details.

Atwater Walks

Join Rev. Abigail for a 45-60 minute walk through the neighborhood adjacent to St. Peter’s each Monday at 9:30 a.m., weather permitting. Please contact The Rev. Abigail Crozier Nestlehutt if you wish to attend.