Ben Salem United Church of Christ - Lehighton, PA

Calendar of Events    
Please scroll down to the bottom of the page for future events


Sunday, Feb. 11: 8 AM & 10:30 AM Worship/Hand Bells

              9:15 AM Sunday School/Confirmation Class

 Wednesday, Feb. 14: 9:30 AM Line Dancing

              6:30 PM Cherub & Jr. Choir

              7 PM Senior Choir

              7:30 PM Ash Wednesday Service/Communion

Thursday, Feb. 15: 9 AM Blanket Makers / Quilters

                                      10 AM Bible Study

                                      6 PM Church Audits

                                      6:30 PM Hand Bells

                                      7 PM Property Committee

Saturday, Feb. 17: Fellowship Hall Reserved

Sunday, Feb 18: Lent I – 8 AM and 10:30 AM Worship

                                      9:15 AM Sunday School/Confirmation

Monday, Feb. 19 – 7 PM Church Board Mtg.



Please note:  Information on all church events should be submitted to the church office so that events can be posted on the church calendar and also publicized on slides, bulletin announcements and in the newsletter.  

Upcoming Events    

Congregational Meeting

March 4, 2018, Noon

fellowship hall


The meal will be a covered dish dinner.

Come for a meal, fellowship and to hear

reports from 2017, and to discuss the future

of Ben Salem UCC. 

There is a sign up sheet in the narthex.

Please attend this important meeting!


Wednesday, February 28

(Weather permitting)

12:00 Noon

Fellowship Hall

Bring a snack to share!


Women’s Association of St. Peter’s Church

Presents:Scams And Frauds

Tuesday February 20 @ 6:30PM

St. Peter’s Social Hall, 184 St. Peter’s Road, Tamaqua, PA

Speaker: Janine Holter   (PA State Attorney Generals Office)

Everyone is welcome

RSVP to Bonnie Myers: 570-778-4913

(Requested not required)


Beginners Country Line Dancing
No experience necessary.
9:30 – 11:30AM
Free will offering
Contact Dot Eberts for more information



Thursday Mornings

10AM – 12 Noon

Fellowship Hall Board Room


Please consider joining our group as we study….

”Be Obedient” (Genesis 12-25)

by Warren Wiersbe.


Coffee Hour has resumed.  Volunteers are needed.


HOST AN EXCHANGE STUDENT If you are interested in finding out more about hosting a foreign exchange student, please check out the information on the counter in the narthex.

Feel free to take a packet along to read at home.   Contact information is included in the literature.


Ben Salem Church – Facebook Page
Members and non-members can search for and “Like” our page. The page will be kept up to date with devotions, events, concerts, fundraisers, youth group events, etc. Please take the time to view this page.

Ben Salem ChurchT-Shirts, Sweatshirts & Hooded Sweatshirts are available …stop by the Coffee Hour table between services on Sundays to purchase.  
T-shirts - $10
Sweatshirts - $15
Hooded Sweatshirts - $20
Sharon Elder is in charge of this project. 
Adult & Children sizes…orders can also be placed if your size is not available.

Do you shop at Giant?  Do you buy gas there?  Do you need a $10 gift for someone on your Christmas list?  If so, see Sue or Sal Messina in the narthex after the service for your Giant gift cards.  You pay nothing extra and Ben Salem will get 5% of your purchase.   So for every $100 in gift cards, the church gets $5.