Worship Commission
Service Times: Sunday at 8:30 & 11:00 AM
35 S Locust St, Shiremanstown PA 17011

Worship Commission


Oversee special services, worship leaders, choirs, musicians, sound operators, projector operators, nursery, acolyte, altar flowers, and other duties assigned by the Ad Council.

Constitutional Responsibilities

Part 5.01 Worship

(a) This commission shall work in all matters pertaining to the encouragement for growth and development in Christian living on the part of all members, through worship, ordinance services and music.

(b) This commission shall work with the Senior Pastor in the development of the worship service(s).

(c) This commission shall oversee the following: Special Services, Worship Leaders, Choirs, Musicians, Ushers, Greeters, Sound Operators, Nursery, Acolyte, and any other duties or responsibilities assigned by the Administrative Council.

Worship Commission Members

  • Chairperson—Leah Grove
  • Council Liaison—Denise Otto
  • Members—Floyd Carlen, Leah Grove, Nola Weeks, Beth Valvo

Persons in Charge of Various Areas

  • Nursery—Megan Stedjan
  • Acolytes—Heather Freberg
  • Altar Flowers—Connie Cassell
  • Prayer Room—Clara Brandt
  • Adult Choir—Angie Carlen
  • Deaconess—Louise May & Karey Lou Schultz

Contact Info & Service Times

Shiremanstown First Church of God

35 South Locust Street
Shiremanstown, PA 17011

Phone: 717-737-7600
Fax: 717-737-7600
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


    • Worship—Sunday at 8:30 & 11:00 AM
    • Sunday School – Sunday 9:45 AM-10:30 AM
    • Wednesday Family Night
      Adventure Club – ages 3-grade 5; 6:30 PM
      Youth – grades 6-12; 6:30 PM
      Bible Study - 6:30 PM
    • Thursday Bible Study—9:30 AM

Safe Sanctuary Policy

As Christians at Shiremanstown First Church of God we take our responsibility to children and youth attending our programs very seriously. Therefore in September 2016 we adopted a Safe Sanctuary Policy.  This policy and the procedures that are a part of it demonstrate our unwavering commitment to the physical and emotional safety as well as the spiritual growth of all of our children and youth. If you are interested in learning more about this policy please speak to Pastor Floyd Carlen or Youth Director Stacie Reber

Our Staff

    • Pastor - Floyd Carlen


    • Director of Children & Youth Ministries - Stacie Reber


    • Secretary - Linda Guth


  • Webmaster/Media Specialist - Chris Carlen

Administrative Council

    • President - Wendy Hoverter


    • Vice President - Matt Arva


    • Recording Secretary - Linda Guth


    • Financial Secretary - Deb Arva


    • Treasurer - Donna Lamonna


    • Elders - Wendy Hoverter, Andy Lamonna, Denise Otto


  • Deacons - Matt Arva, Wil Gardner, Leah Grove, Courtney Levengood, Ed Schultz, Duane Shope