Ministries & Outreach


How We Serve Ministries


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

Senior Choir

Senior Bell Choir

Special Music: Brass Ensemble and various individuals sharing music using voice or instruments.

Occasional Evening Music Program

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 Lutheran and UCC cemeteries.


Groups that share our space

Star of the Day / Community STARS

A local community theatre whose mission is to entertain, educate, encourage, and elevate the community we serve through music, theater, and dance. We meet several times a week and on weekends. Days and times vary based on availability. Our website is and also phone 484-809-9228 for more info.


Al-Anon, Paths To Recovery - A mutual support program for people whose lives have been affected by someone else's drinking, families and friends of alcoholics bring positive changes by sharing common experiences and applying Al-Anon principles. Al-Anon meets Saturdays from 8:30 until 9:30 am at St. John's UCC, upstairs in the church parlor.

   The Website is, and email at


Alcoholics Anonymous - AA is a fellowship of people who came together to solve their drinking problem. It doesn't cost anything to attend AA meetings. There are no age requirements to participate. AA meets on Saturdays at 8:30 am., at St. John's UCC.

   The website is


Boy Scouts - Troop 25 of Emmaus, PA., meets every Wednesday night at St. John's UCC at 139 North 4th Street in Emmaus from 6:30 until 7:30 pm. The troop participates in a variety of activities theoughout the year such as camping, ice fishing, rappelling, rock climbing, canoeing, hiking, community service work, etc.

   Updates on website:

 Contact info: Chad B. Seibert, 484-554-5964, and facebook at

   Contact Scoutmaster info:  610-674-7530 


Cub Scouts - Cub Pack 25 meets every Thursday night at 6:30 pm at St. John's UCC at 139 North 4th Street in Emmaus. The Cubmaster is Nick Nonnemacher (

  For current info please visit their Facebook page, Cub Pack 25 Emmaus.


Girl Scouts - Girl Scouts believe in the power of every girl to change the world. It is the preeminent leadership development organization for girls all over the world. Troop 6810, grades 2-8, meets every Tuesday at St. John's UCC. 

  For additional info contact Kelly Ebeling at 484-515-8158.



Is St. John's the right place for you?

Our mission is to provide affordable event space for groups that strive to make the community and world a better place through the arts, support, learning, and community. If your group meets that criteria, then we'll do our best to find a space for you. For additional info and availibility please contact Pastor Paul Knappenberger at 610-965-9158.