upcoming events

Lenten Series

Thursdays (through April 6) (Parish Hall)

Our Annual Lenten series is held on Thursdays with weekly presentations and discussion following a soup and salad supper. Our theme for 2017 will explain and explore the services for Lent, Holy Week and Easter. As in years' past, the series will be held on Thursday evening beginning with a light soup/salad dinner at 5:30 pm, Program at 6, finishing up between 7 and 7:15 pm. This year's schedule is as follows:

  • March 30—Good Friday—The Rev. Ray Michener  
  • April 6—Easter Vigil/Resurrection Sunday—The Rev. Ron Gerber

Mary Jane Miller To Present Icon Worship

March 28 to April 1

Last year, some of you participated in our Icon writing workshop led by a member of our companion parish, Mary Jane

Miller. Mary Jane is an amazing artist and a deeply spiritual person, which can be clearly seen in her work. Not only that, but she was able to help all of us in the workshop do some amazing work as well. She will be returning to offer the class again here at St. Peter's, March 28 to April 1 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Parish Hall. Cost for the workshop is $380. Please contact the office to register. Space is limited. 

Parents' Night Out

April 1 at 5:30 p.m. (Parish Hall)

Our April Parents’ Night Out will be held on Saturday, April 1, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Last month we ordered pizza and watched a movie on Netflix in the Parish Hall. The children really enjoyed it!   Please bring a comfy pillow or blanket/sleeping bag for your child to cuddle up into!  Contact Lorri. Reservations are a MUST!  Please Note: There will be a $15/child charge for any children who are not members of the parish.  Donations of juice boxes, pudding and fruit cups are happily accepted. 

Men’s Breakfast

April 8 at 8:30 a.m. (Ocean Grill)

All men are invited to the monthly men’s breakfast on the second Saturday (4/08) of the month from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Ocean Grill, 17252 N Village Main Blvd, Lewes.

The Last Supper Feast and Service

Palm Sunday, April 9 at 9:45 a.m.  (Parish Hall)  

Father Mark will led the Godly Play and SPY Middle classes in a special service on Palm Sunday in the Parish Hall. The children will gather at their regular time to dress for the feast. Father Mark will act as Jesus. All parents are welcome and encouraged to attend. We need help with set-up, serving, and clean-up. All parishioners are welcome to attend as well. So that we can accommodate everyone, please let Lorri know you will be attending. All church school leaders are needed for helping that day as well.

Seder Meal

Tuesday, April 11 at 6 p.m. (Parish Hall)

St. Peter’s will host a traditional Seder Meal on Tuesday, April 11, at 6 p.m. in the Parish Hall. Cost is $15 per person.

As space is limited, reservations are required by April 5! NO WALK-INS. Please contact the parish office to reserve your seat. Space is limited to 40 people.

Easter Egg Hunt

April 16 (following the 10 a.m. service in the Churchyard)

Children ages 1 through Grade 5 are invited to join in the festivities at our Annual Easter Egg Hunt.  There will be surprises and goodies on hand for the children.  And, as a special treat, the Easter Bunny will be here to say hello and take photos with all.  Join us! Note:  Children should bring a bag or basket for the eggs that they collect.  We will also have a supply of bags on hand for those who have forgotten them.

Ladies Night Out

April 18

Ladies’ Nights Out are relaxed social events meant for catching up with old friends or making new ones. Guests are always welcome; bring a beverage or a sweet or savory treat to share.  The April LNO will be Tuesday, April 18, at the home of Trish Baines (address available--contact Mary Beth or Ellen)

"A Further Journey:  A Class for Men"

Mondays (April 24, May 1, 8 and 15 at 7 p.m.

We will gather for four evenings of questioning, sharing, listening, engaging, discussing and hopefully growing on our spiritual journeys as men.  Join us on

Monday evenings, April 24, May 1, May 8, and May 15 from 7-8:30 in the SPY Room (lower level of the Parish Hall). Enter through the Mulberry Street Door and go down the steps. Room is on the right.  

Lewes Chamber Players

Sunday, April 30 at 2 p.m.

Revised program: with Ovidiu out of town and our planned guest accordionist unavailable, Sylvia and T.J. have invited classical guitarist, Allen Krantz, to join them on April 30. The program features solos, duets, and trios with all three players. Of particular interest this day is the debut and dedication of St. Peter’s new French double harpsichord. See article on this page for more details. As with all St. Cecilia Guild events, this program is offered free of charge thanks to our generous donors.