No matter who you are,
where you are on life's journey,
you are welcome here.

St. John's is a friendly and welcoming congregation set on a picture postcard hill in what is still farm country. Our heritage is the Pennsylvania Dutch people and the Lutheran and Reformed faith. Our present congregation reflects a variety of cultures and theological viewpoints. Our future is in God's hands and we hope it includes you.

Here are a few things you will quickly learn about St. John's:

  • This is one of the best singing churches you will ever attend, with a spirited organist and choir leading the way.
  • This is a church that shares Jesus' call to, "Follow Me."
  • We have an excellent Christian education with classes for all ages, two adult classes, and a top notch lay-led two year Confirmation program.
  • This church has a positive spirit of care and compassion for one another. We believe in building one another up and walking with each other through hard times.
  • The sanctuary has been recently renovated and is conducive to worship.
  • This is a mission-minded church with outreach to local and global mission projects.
  • This is a church with a place for those who want to explore and practice the Christian faith.

Enjoy the website and please come worship with us this Sunday.

Your Brother In Christ,
Pastor James Gottwald

St. John's Mission Statement

Empowered by the Spirit, our Christian family reaches out to all people through our gifts of love, support and care making Christ visible in daily life. We celebrate the teachings of Christ by providing worship, Christian education, fellowship and pastoral care in this community and through the world.

Coming Events

Worship Service
Sunday, Jul 31 - 09:00AM - 10:00AM
Worship Service - Holy Communion
Sunday, Aug 07 - 09:00AM - 10:00AM
Worship Service
Sunday, Aug 14 - 09:00AM - 10:00AM
Newsletter Deadline
Monday, Aug 15 - 12:00AM
HOPE International Awareness Breakfast
Friday, Aug 19 - 07:30AM - 09:00AM
Worship Service
Sunday, Aug 21 - 09:00AM - 10:00AM
Clothing Drive
Sunday, Aug 28 - 08:00AM - 12:00PM
Worship Service
Sunday, Aug 28 - 09:00AM - 10:00AM
Clothing Drive
Sunday, Sep 04 - 08:00AM - 12:00PM
Worship Service - Holy Communion
Sunday, Sep 04 - 09:00AM - 10:00AM
Chicken Bar-B-Que
Saturday, Sep 10 - 04:00PM - 07:00PM
Clothing Drive
Sunday, Sep 11 - 08:00AM - 12:00PM


This Week At St John’s

Kitchen Team Meeting
Thursday, Jul 28 - 07:00PM - 09:00PM
Breast Cancer Support Group - Sr High Room
Thursday, Jul 28 - 07:00PM - 09:00PM
Worship Service
Sunday, Jul 31 - 09:00AM - 10:00AM
Church Council Meeting
Wednesday, Aug 03 - 07:00PM - 09:00PM
Book Club
Thursday, Aug 04 - 06:30PM - 08:00PM



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