to the website for The Episcopal Church of St. Peter by-the-Lake in Denver, North Carolina.  We are located in the Westport Community of Denver, just off of highway 16 on the western shores of Lake Norman.

We are an inclusive, mission-minded parish in the Diocese of Western North Carolina.  Follow the website links and discover more about our many activities, worship, youth programs and community involvement.  Audio of Sunday sermons are also available here.

As disciples of the Risen Christ, we strive to 'engage the world' by loving and serving neighbors both near and far.  And we invite you to join us in that ministry.  As a visitor, you will be warmly welcomed.

Our services are at 8:30am and 10:30am on Sunday mornings, with Christian Formation classes for all ages at 9:30am. 

May God bless you this day and always!


The Reverend Dr. Ron Taylor - Rector



crowd jan 2013

First gathering of the Moveable Feast

Young Adult Minstry (ages 18-35 welcome!)

Contact Fr. Ron or Mother Beth for more info





The Vision of

St. Peter by-the-Lake:

In response to our Lord Jesus Christ's missional imperative to baptize and teach all nations.....and to love God and our neighbors as ourselves: We the clergy, vestry, and people of the Episcopal Church of St. Peter by-the-Lake commit ourselves to:

* Walk in the Way (Spiritual growth through worship, formation, repentance & prayer)

* Widen the Walls (Proclaiming the Good News by Word & Example)

* Wake up the World (Striving for Justice & Peace.  Respecting the dignity of every person)


The Mission of

St. Peter by-the-Lake:

In response to our parish vision: The mission of The Episcopal Church of St. Peter by-the-Lake is to:

* Be Disciples: Engage the World*






The Episcopal Church of

Saint Peter by-the-Lake

8433 Fairfield Forest Rd.

Denver, NC  28037


Fax: 704-483-3456



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Holy Eucharist Services

at St. Peter by-the-Lake:

8:30 AM

Holy Eucharist Service

9:30 AM

Church School For Everyone

10:30 AM

 Holy Eucharist Service









The September and October Special Servant Schedules

are now available.



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 March Baptism



 Barbershop Concert








Let us know if you have any questions or if you have a prayer request!