About Us

Mellingers Evangelical Lutheran Church up on the hill in Schoeneck, Pennsylvania (near Ephrata and Denver) in beautiful Lancaster County has faithfully proclaimed the Gospel of Christ since 1861.

Mellingers is a member of the North Lancaster Conference of the Lower Susquehanna Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The ELCA has over four million members, ten thousand congregations and is served by over seventeen thousand pastors with headquarters in Chicago, Illinois.


The Lower Susquehanna Synod is comprised of 260 congregations with synodical offices in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Mellingers has 600 Baptized members and is also a member of the Cocalico Area Lutheran Ministry which includes Swamp, Reinholds; Faith, Denver; Muddy Creek, Denver; and St. Paul, Adamstown.

Come and help us serve the Lord and transform lives through the power of Christ and the Grace of Almighty God.