St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church – Red Hill
Upper Perkiomen Child Care Center
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 47, Red Hill, PA 18076-0047
Physical Address: 1244 St. Paul’s Church Road, Pennsburg, PA 18073 (Upper Hanover Township)
Directions: Click here for driving directions.
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Rev. Wayne R. Shelor
Pastor 215-679-5553 | ext. 111
Reverend Wayne Shelor is our Intentional Interim Pastor. Pastor Wayne will lead the congregation in a period of discernment and study in preparation for calling a new pastor.
Pastor Shelor is a native of Virginia, where he has served three congregations and then as Executive Director of Caroline Furnace Lutheran Camp & Retreat Center all in the Virginia Synod. He then served as an Intentional Interim Pastor in the Metropolitan Washington D.C. Synod before coming to the Southeast Pennsylvania Synod.
Pastor Shelor comes to the Red Hill area with his wife Vikki and their cat Shadow. The Shelors have three grown children Becca, Jacob and Joshua.
Pastoral Care – If you are in need of pastoral care, during this period, please call the church office Monday through Friday between 8 and 2 PM at 215-679-5553 ext 110.. If you receive voice mail, please slowly leave your name, best phone number and the situation. The church office will return your call.
If you have a pastoral emergency please contact Pastor Wayne at 571-550-3229.
215.679.5553 | ext. 112
Leah Woehr – Grande joined the church staff in September 2014 as a parish assistant for the 2014-15 academic year. One June 8, 2015, Leah began her responsibilities as our pastoral intern.
Leah has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Art and a minor in Religion from Luther College, Decorah, IA. She is currently working toward her Master’s in Divinity Degree at The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia and is a candidate for ordained ministry as a pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. Leah brings extensive experience working with youth and adults in a congregational setting, which includes an independent study course at St. Paul’s – Red Hill in 1997 as part of her undergraduate work where she related art and theology. Working with the children of our weekday program, she painted the Noah Ark mural in the lower classroom area of the educational building. During the independent study she assisted with worship leadership, home communions, and small group ministries.
We are blessed that Leah is serving St. Paul’s. She was our 18th pastoral intern for the 2015-16 academic year.
Mrs. Karen Finger
Director | Upper Perkiomen Child Care Center
Mrs. Karen Finger has begun her service as the Director of the Upper Perkiomen Child Care Center. She holds a Bachelors degree in Social Work from West Chester University, 30+ credits in Elementary and Special Education from LaSalle University and a Masters degree in Elementary Education. Mrs. Finger comes with experience working in day care centers, as well as private and public schools. She taught for several years in Philadelphia and the nearby suburbs covering a range of ages from Kindergarten to sixth grade, as well as some time as a special education teacher.
Mrs. Finger is returning to the work force following the arrival of her three children. She hopes to get to know the history and mission of the UPCCC, as well as its gifted staff. Her plans include leading the UPCCC to be more integrally connected to the life of the congregation, increasing the ability of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church to reach and serve our community.
Ms. Teresa Kulp-Weber
Assistant Director | Upper Perkiomen Child Care Center
Ms. Teresa Kulp-Weber, serves the Center as Assistant Director. Teresa brings a broad working knowledge of the Center and provides leadership to the daily operations. Previous responsibilities at the Center included serving as the coordinator of the pre-school program and being a lead classroom teacher. She holds professional memberships with ELEA and PACCA, organize yearly fundraising events for local charities and maintain 12 plus hours yearly of professional development training related to early childhood education and school age programming, CPR and first aid certification. Teresa Kulp-Weber received a BS degree in Elementary Education in 1991 from Bloomsburg University and completed the Keystone STARS core series training for directors.
Mrs. Sandy Young
School Age Coordinator | Upper Perkiomen Child Care Center
Ms. Sandy Young, UPCCC school age coordinator work closely with the Center’s administrative team to enhance the daily program of the Center. She was appointed school age program coordinator in 2006 and previously served as a lead classroom teacher at the Center. She holds professional memberships with ELEA and PACCA, organize yearly fundraising events for local charities and maintain 12 plus hours yearly of professional development training related to early childhood education and school age programming, CPR and first aid certification. Ms. Sandy Young received her School Age Program Director Credential in 2006 from the Montgomery County Early Learning Center – Southeastern PA School Age Division.
Mrs. Nancy Nase
Mrs. Nancy Nase serves the congregation as its financial secretary and bookkeeper. Mrs. Nase joined the staff in November 2002. Previously, she held the position of firm administrator at a local accounting company. Mrs. Nase’s significant experience in the area of accounting and office management compliments her responsibilities at St. Paul’s.
Mrs. Karen Quinn
Mrs. Karen Quinn joined the staff in March 2010. Mrs. Karen Quinn brings extensive experience in working with volunteers and non-profit community based organizations. Her administrative gifts and professional experience support the daily ministries of the congregation.
215.679.5553 | ext. 127
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|Phone DirectoryWhen calling enter the extension for the person or classroom you wish to speak to.
Callers without a “touch tone” phone will be transferred to the church office.
|Office | Pastoral and Program Staff|
|Church Office||215.679.5553 ext. 110 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Child Care Office||215.679.0221 ext. 114 email@example.com|
|Pastor||215.679.5553 ext. 111 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Pastoral Intern | Vicar||215.679.5553 ext. 112 email@example.com|
|UPCCC Director||215.679.5553 ext. 122 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|UPCCC Assistant Director||215.679.0221 ext. 114 email@example.com|
|Church Sexton||215.679.5553 ext. 127 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Financial Secretary||215.679.5553 ext. 126 email@example.com|
|Musician||215.679.5553 ext. 110 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Nursery||215.679.0221 ext. 117|
|Little Explorers||215.679.0221 ext. 118|
|Kindergarten||215.679.0221 ext. 113|
|Pre K||215.679.0221 ext. 119|
|Pre-School||215.679.0221 ext. 115|
|Twoodles||215.679.0221 ext. 120|
|School Age||215.679.0221 ext. 116|
|Church Library||215.679.5553 ext. 123|
|Fellowship Hall||215.679.5553 ext. 116|
|Kitchen||215.679.5553 ext. 128|
|Pavilion||215.679.5553 ext. 121|