Ben Salem United Church of Christ - Lehighton, PA

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

Sunday, July 9: 9:15 AM Outdoor Worship / Blessing of Animals
Wednesday, July 12: 9:30 AM Line Dancing
Thursday, July 13: 9 AM Blanket Makers/Quilters
Sunday, July 16: 9:15 AM Worship/Daybreak



Summer Worship Schedule:

Starting on Sunday, July 2 through Sunday, August 20

one service will be held at 9:15 AM.

We will return to two services (8 AM & 10:30 AM) on August 27.


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.  
Note: Please do not take food and drinks into the Sanctuary

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, July 26 and August 23
Fellowship Hall
12 Noon
Bring a snack to share!


Ice Cream Festival – St. John’s (Mahoning Valley)
826 Mahoning Drive W, Lehighton
Saturday, July 22, Noon to 8 PM
Featuring Music by Daybreak, St. John’s & Friends
& Lehighton Band
Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, French Fries,
Pierogies, Baked Beans,
Potato Salad & Ice Cream, Root Beer Floats, Sundaes
Bake Sale & Gift Card Raffle (free kids activities)
10% of proceeds to benefit Family Promise



Beginners Country Line Dancing
No experience necessary.
Starting Wednesday, April 19
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 – Coffee hour will resume in September.


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.