Ministries Ministries St John Emmaus

Music Ministry- Focus to praise God with song in worship. All choirs practice weekly from September through May.

Senior Choir-

Junior Choir- 2nd to 7th grades.

Cherub Choir- Age 3 to 1st grade.

Senior Bell Choir-

Special Music: Brass Ensemble, Men's Quartet, and various individuals sharing music using voice or instruments.

 

Cemetery Association- This ministry  is shared between St. John's UCC and St. John's Lutheran. The purpose is to provide a comfort to individual and families by providing reasonably priced lots and the maintenance of the Luteran and UCC cemeteries.  

 

Health Ministries- The goal of this ministry is to maximize the physical, emotional and spiritual health for the members of the church. It currently provides regular blood pressure screening on the second Sunday of each month following either worship service. The group promotes wellness by submitting an article for each newsletter.

 

Undershepherd Ministries- This ministry is love and care for the people of St. John's through prayer, visitation, sharing worship with shut-ins through tape ministry and other special needs.

 

Local Food Bank- On the first Sunday of every month we collect non-perishable food items for the local food bank.

 

Soup Kitchen- Every month the church provides volunteers to the Allentown Soup Kitchen.

 

Christian Education- Our Sunday School program begins at age 3 for our preschool class. There is a kindergarten and first grade class, a second and third grade class, a fourth and fifth grade class, and a middle school class, and a senior high class. There is also an adult educational program called the Friendly Adult Class. We also hold occasional bible studies.

 

Youth Ministries- This ministry is to provide spiritual growth to our  5th graders on up.