Shanesville Lutheran Church, Sugarcreek and St. John's Lutheran Church Baltic, Ohio
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Weekly Traditional Lutheran Worship
Holy Communion celebrated  monthly and on special festivals
 in a Family Friendly atmosphere.
St. John Lutheran Church
Shanesville  Lutheran

       The Shanesville Lutheran Church, Sugarcreek, Ohio  and St. John Lutheran Church, Baltic, Ohio  have joined in a "Covenant" relationship for the year of  2019. "Shanesville" and "St. John" are small,  traditional Lutheran,  family friendly congregations actively involved  in preaching God's Word and  serving the communities of Sugarcreek, Ohio  and Baltic, Ohio.

     Shanesville Lutheran Church is located  at the intersection of State Route 93 and 39 in Sugarcreek, Ohio. Sunday School for primary age  children and adults is held at 9:30 AM and Worship  at 10:30 AM with pipe organ and  piano. We use the traditional Lutheran style of worship (Evangelical Lutheran Worship). Holy Communion is celebrated once  each month and also on special holidays.

     During the school year, the men have a Dartball team which is a part of the county  church league. They practice and have games on Thursday evening in the church Social Hall.

      The church works with other area churches to support the Harbor of Hope Food Pantry at (Garaway School District) Barr's Mill Church of God , Garaway District Pirate Pack Lunch Program, and  the Tuscarawas County Friends of the Homeless Shelter in New Philadelphia Ohio. Other ministries include  Hospices, T-4-C Dress-A-Child and Share-A-Chrismas.  They also fill School Supply Kits for Lutheran World Relief,  which are sent to school children around the world. 

     St. John Lutheran Church is located at 206 South Butler Street,  Baltic, Ohio  Worship is held at 8:30 AM on Sunday morning with organ. We use the traditional Lutheran style of worship (Service Book and Hymnal). 
Holy Communion is celebrated once a month.  On the 1st  Wednesday of each month, members of St. John visit Baltic Country Manor Nursing Home to spend time and play Bingo with the residents.
      A Charitable Foundation was established in 2008 with funds received from a deceased former member. Scholarships are given yearly to local students, and also gifts of money have and will be  given to  The Salvation Army, Women of the ELCA Mission work the Baltic Fire Department, the Baltic Village Park, the Emergency Squad, Community Bible School, Garaway Pirate Packs, and many more which we don't have room to name.

     Shanesville and St. John are a part of the Northeastern Ohio Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America,

 See "About Us" page for more information.

Shanesville Lutheran Church is located
on the SW Corner of State Route 39 & 93
in Sugarcreek, Ohio  44681
St. John Lutheran Church is located 
at 206 South Butler Street
Baltic, Ohio  43804

(see maps on Contact Us page)
Mission Statement:

“With the help of Jesus Christ, 
we will reach the world with his love.”