Shanesville Lutheran Church, Sugarcreek and St. John's Lutheran Church Baltic, Ohio
Weekly Traditional Lutheran Worship
Holy Communion celebrated monthly and on special festivals
in a Family Friendly atmosphere.
WORSHIP AT 10:30 AM
Adult and Primary
SUNDAY SCHOOL AT 9:30 AM
Primary Sunday School
2nd and 4th Sundays
during school year
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.
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)
Dear Friends of Shanesville Lutheran Church, Sugarcreek & St. John Lutheran Church, Baltic
We would like to invite you to join us for Worship on Easter Sunday, April 4, 2021. At Shanesville, please enter the front door or the elevator if possible. There will be hand sanitizer, offering plates in which you can deposit your offering, and individual packets to be used for Communion to pick up at the front entrance. MASKS ARE REQUIRED. We ask that everyone observe SOCIAL DISTANCING while finding their place in the pews, which have been marked to allow SOCIAL DISTANCING. Parking is available in the lower lot behind behind the church. 2021 Offeirng envelopes will be available for ANYONE who has not yet received theirs.
CHRIST HAS RISEN! ALLELUIA!