The Church on the Hill in East Ephrata
Bergstrasse Church, a mission outpost 
of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
serving God's people for 270 years!

Ash Wednesday Worship - February 14th, 7:00 pm

Welcome to Bergstrasse Church in Ephrata. Whoever you are, wherever you have come from, wherever you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here. We are a spiritual community on a journey – a journey of faith, learning what it means to be progressive Christians in our world who embrace the life and teachings of Jesus the Christ. We seek to be the radically inclusive message of love into our community.

"An imperfect, but welcoming, accepting community of love and compassion for our neighbors."



Bergstrasse Community Clothing Closet

for persons needing clothes, especially children

NOW accepting gently used clothing, any size, mens/women/children

Fashion accessories including belts, hats, scarves, shoes

Donations accepted Friday evenings 6:00 to 8:00 pm OR

Sunday Mornings 9:00am - 12:00 noon

Watch for our Grand Opening in March!

Community Garden

From seeds to harvest 

Produce for our neighbors served by Ephrata Area Social Services

WATCH for more details!!!

Pollinator Garden

Creating a natural habitat for our winged creatures

using native Pennsylvania plants & trees

Gather on the Hill for ourSenior Neighbors

Know a senior wanting a place to socialize? Meet new people? 

Our FIRST 'Gather on the Hill' is 

Tuesday March 5, 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Call Ephrata Area Social Services to:

1. Secure Transportation, if needed

2. Order a meal 

 Get ready to play BINGO and win fabulous prizes!

Friday Nights on the Hill

6:00 pm - bring your supper too!

An evening of conversation, board & card games, and special events for all ages! 

Bergstrasse Lutheran Church is able to sustain our ministries serving our neighbor through the generous contributions from donors like you. Clicking the link above will direct you to a secure site where you may designate your

contribution of any size to our "General Fund" (ministry expenses) or "Improvement Fund" (building or property improvements). All donations are greatly appreciated. Thank you for your generosity.



Mailing Address: 9 Hahnstown Road, Ephrata, PA 17522
Phone: 717.733.7808


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