St. Peter Lutheran Church
St. Peter Lutheran Church will host a Christmas Carol Sing Along on Tuesday, December 3rd, at 7:30 pm and everyone is welcome to join this free celebration of the holiday season! This fun sing along will showcase the Tropical Storm, a local vocal group; Courtney Eckmann, flautist; Shirley Roe, the Church’s Artist in Residence Pianist; and Jim Kreger, the Church Organist and Choir Director. Guests at this year’s sing along will also have the opportunity to meet the St. Peter’s new Pastor, Rich Lund. St. Peter Lutheran Church is located at 3751 Estero Blvd., Fort Myers Beach.
The Tropical Storm have sung at many venues throughout the area and have received rave reviews. Songs from their popular albums will be featured. Courtney Eckmann, a talented flautist from Louisiana, will be a featured soloist with the Tropical Storm.
St. Peter Lutheran Church’s own outstanding musicians will also lend their talents to the evening’s festivities. Shirley Roe, the Church’s Artist is Residence Pianist, has a Master’s Degree in Piano Performance from The Oberlin Conservatory of Music at Oberlin College in Ohio. She has been a concert performer with the Toledo Symphony and has worked with many renowned artists including Aaron Copland and Leonard Bernstein.
Jim Kreger has been the Church Organist and Choir Director since 2014. He has a BFA from The University of South Dakota; was a faculty member of the Armed Forces School of Music; was in Professional Orchestra Management for 30 years; and is a published composer.
In addition to the Christmas Carol Sing Along, all are invited to worship services which are held Sundays at 9:30 am during December. Christmas Eve Candlelight services will be at 6:30 pm and 8:30 pm. Christmas Day worship service will be at 10:30 am. Please call the Church office for additional information 239-463-4251.