Welcome to the ANE District's new publication called "Know Your Neighbor"! This publication is designed to give you some intimate information about the many churches within our large district. It is intended to be a fun way of sharing a part of their story as we all are called to continue the work of Jesus. Enjoy!
Connecting Our Community Under The Canopy Of Christ
 Heidelberg

Heidelberg CoB is located at 162 E. Reistville Road, Myerstown, PA.
Ministers: Luke Bucher, Samuel Bucher, Paul Heisey, Walter Heisey (Moderator), Curvin Martin, Calvin Roop

Membership: 131
Worship: 98
Church School: 92
Get to Know Us!
What is your congregation most passionate about?

A:   Missions
What ministry excites you most?

A:   Prayer-- many individuals pass on their concerns for our congregation to pray about.
How would you describe your congregation?

A:  Friendly
If you were not in your community, what would be missing?

A: We work together with 5 churches in our community to serve a weekly Free Noon Meal.
What are your congregation's five favorite hymns or choruses?

A:  *There is a Fountain Free*Our God, He is Alive*Channels ONly*I Believe*When We See Christ
What do people say they like best about your church?

A: The friendly welcome they receive.
If someone was to ask you to tell them about your congregation's vision for ministry, what would you tell them?

A: To worship the Almighty God; promote the Christian Religion; foster Christian fellowship; and to help interpret Christianity to the world.
What mission efforts has your congregation been involved in recently?

A: Our annual Vacation Bible School; Young Folks participating in BVS & Summer Workcamps; Several members participate in Prison Ministry Crusades.
Share a Fun Fact about your church:

A: From youngest to oldest, attendees select names each week from the "prayer baskets" which are passed in our Sunday Worship Service, and pray for that individual throughout the week.
Describe your youth and young adult ministries:

A:  Our Youth take part in congregational life, serving in a variety of capacities. They organize an annual Youth Bible Conference, as well as a weekend retreat. On "Youth Sunday" in May, they take responsibility as Worship leaders and Sunday School leaders.
What is a favorite or well loved food at your congregational meal events? Is there a special recipe that you can share for this food?

A: Ice Cream
What is your congregation's favorite annual event?

A: Revival Meetings; Music Programs; Family Night
In what way has ANE assisted your church?

A:  Licensing and Ordination of Ministers