St. jOhn's Lutheran Church

The Father...

The Son...

The Holy Spirit...

"A mighty fortress is our God, a bulwark never failing; our helper He, amid the flood of mortal ills prevailing..."

              Martin Luther

"One Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of God, begotten of the Father, Light of Light, very God of very God, begotten, not made, being of one substance with the Father"

               Nicene Creed

"You, however, are controlled not by the sinful nature but by the Spirit, if the Spirit of God lives in you...if Christ is in you, your spirit is alive because of righteousness."

            Romans 8:9-11

Hampton, PA

Ministries at St. John's

We actively support & accept donations for all our ministries:


St. Mark's Prayer Shawl Ministry:

     A joint ministry with fellow churches in our area; founded by Lynn Deardorff in 2005 at St. Mark's in Heidlersburg. This ministry as grown from 8 members to 38 members and the items created have been donated thousands of deserving recipients world-wide. For more information, please check out the pages on the Prayer Shawl Ministry and its Dedication Service under the "Our Church" tab of this website. Please feel free to contact us for more information on how to support this ministry and if in need of the fruits of its labor.


Stephen Ministry:

     Two of our members completed the Stephen Series Caregiving courses which involves 50 hours of training to become a Christian Caregiver. They were commissioned as Stephen Ministers in 2012 and continue to serve the community. For more information, please go to:


Living Water Dental Clinic:

Living Water Dental Clinic is a ministry dedicated to providing quality dental care to those in need in Adams County.


New Hope Ministries


John's Meal & UACT:

John's Meals is a community service to the families in the Upper Adams community. Their goal is to provide healthy food over the weekends for children who live in homes that do not have access to these food options.

UACT is the Upper Adams Christians Together group that coordinates for John's Meals.


Community Aid


Lutheran Social Services


Lutheran World Relief


ELCA World Hunger