Inspired and modern in theology.... 

Unity in Spirit.....

Jerusalem United Church of Christ

545 Church Drive

Palmerton (Trachsville), PA. 18071

610-681-4412 CALL FOR MORE INFO! 

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

Come worship with us at 9:00AM OUTSIDE in our beautiful picnic grove!  (In case of inclement weather the service will be held in the sanctuary)  Bring your lawn chairs, dress comfortably, and masks are optional (according to CDC guidelines).  You can also remain in your vehicle and park in the grove so you can see the band stand, and listen on 95.5 FM. See below for more information on our upcoming service this Sunday or to view a recording of the service from this past Sunday.  WE ARE OUTSIDE TODAY, AUGUST 1st!!!

 

Stay Well!  Stay tuned for more info. USE the DONATE button on this webpage to donate to our ministries!  

MINISTRIES

OF JERUSALEM CHURCH


ADULT and FAMILY MINISTRIES

Our Adult Fellowship Ministries: 

Adult Sunday school meets Sept-May at 9am - ON HOLD

Church Choir practices Tuesday evenings and sings during the 10:30 am service Sept-May. - ON HOLD

Annual  FREE Community Chicken BBQ Dinner Party 

Grief and Loss Support and Care Giver groups (--->) below

Tri-yearly famous filling funraisers!  

All these groups help people live and work together in God's plan. You don't have to be an "official" member to join in these groups. Call the church office for details.

CHILDREN'S

MINISTRIES

CURRENTLY NURSERY AND GRADE SCHOOL BIBLE CLASS MEETS VIA ZOOM EVERY SUNDAY MORNING AT 9:30AM.

     Nursery and grade school Bible class meets every Sunday morning, year round, at 9:00 am. Children up to and including kindergarten meet in the nursery but have access to their parents in our nearby sanctuary.
      Grade school children stay with parents in the sanctuary from 9am to 9:20 and then are dismissed to Bible School. 

     Our Summer Children's Sports & Arts Jamboree Bible School is scheduled in July (not in 2020)  from 6:00pm to 8:00pm finishing with a Sunday Showcase and Family Carnival after our 9:00am praise and worship VBS Sunday Kids Presentation service.  Check out past VBS photos in the Gallery!

     Currently, we are doing Sunday classes by ZOOM.  If you'd like to join, please contact the Church office.

YOUTH REASON TOGETHER (YRT)

We use reasoning to follow our faith and we have a reason to be together as Christians!

CURRENTLY "YOUTH REASON TOGETHER" MEETS VIA ZOOM THE LAST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH AT 6:30PM.

"Youth Reason Together" our youth group for 7th graders and up meets the last Sunday of each month at 6:00 PM (meeting when church is open) for a time of  fun along with a time for talking about how our faith impacts our personal lives. There are separate high school and middle school groups broken out for this time of faith and learning. 

 

YRT youth also plan and participate in monthly events such as Church Service Projects, Retreats, Game and Movie Nights; Snow Tubing, Amusement Parks and other fun activities.

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CHILDREN'S SPORTS/ARTS

JAMBOREE!

Sadly, our JULY VBS, Sports Arts Jamboree and Carnival is cancelled for 2020 due to covid. Check it out next year when

Children ages 5-12 and 2-4 with parent, are welcomed to play games and/or do arts and crafts - their choice!  This year's theme is Bible Heroes!  The Sunday program and Family Carnival was a great success with food, games and prizes!  Call the church office for more details. Dates and registration Form for 2021 coming soon!

 

Grief & Loss Support Group  continues twice  monthly on  the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00 pm  AND  the fourth Thursday at 6:30pm.(CURRENTLY BY ZOOM)  Confidentiality is maintained as much as possible.Directed by a professional counselor. 

For anyone dealing with loss in their lives who need support.

Try it out to feel better. 

No Cost to participate.

 

Care Givers Support Group is currently on hold at JUCC. 

Alternating monthly daytime/evening times. The second Thursday of each month. (Check our Facebook page for up to date information) Provided by Manor Care for help with managing the care of loved ones. Everyone is welcome and there is no cost to participants!