Independent in theology.... 

               Unity in Spirit.....

Jerusalem United Church of Christ

545 Church Drive,

Palmerton (Trachsville), PA. 18071

610 681 4412

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




Our Adult Fellowship Ministries are comprised of periodic Bible Studies, Adult Sunday school; Church Choir and Fellowship Groups - see listings on this page and on our google calendar.  Adult Sunday school meets Sept-May at 9am; Church Choir practices on Tuesday evenings and sings during the 10:30 am service Sept-May. Grief and Loss Support group second Wednesday at 1:00 pm,  Ladies Fifty Five and Alive group meets bi-monthly on Tuesday mornings, and don't forget cooks of our tri-yearly famous filling! 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.



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 takes place a week in July TBA 2019 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm finishing with a Sunday Showcase and Family Carnival following  starting at our 9:00am praise and worship service.   

Check out photos in the Gallery!


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

"Youth Reason Together" our youth group for 7th graders and up meets the last Sunday of each month at 6:00 PM 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.




July 23-26, 2018  with Sunday July 29 for closing with our Family Carnival!

Children came and played games and did arts and crafts - their choice!  This year's theme is The Depths of God's Love - sea creatures included! The Sunday program and Family Carnival was a great success last year with food, games and prizes!  Call the church office for more details. Download registration forms at left.


Grief and Loss Support Group continues monthly the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00 pm.

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.

Periodic Blood Drives

Benefits Miller Memorial Blood Center and those who need blood. Here is your opportunity to give locally! Call the church office to sign up for a time slot! Thank you!



 Ladies age 55+ are welcomed to come to the Fifty-Five and Alive group. Bimonthly Tuesday mornings 11am to 1pm.

Call the church office for more details