December 17, 2014
What is the Episcopal Church?
Our Parish Community
Come to the About Us section to learn more about our Parish community, and find out what we're all about!
Safe Church Policy (click here)
St. Luke's statement of policy for Safeguarding God's Children
Important Church Announcements, Church Schedule, News and Events
HOPES Emergency Homeless Shelter
For information on volunteering or donating to our homeless shelter project, please click here.
Thoughts or readings of interest from Father Terry. Includes "On the Journey" spiritual resources. Click on SERMONS above. Then "Rector's Desk" for the blog, or "On the Journey" for resources.
Scripture Lessons for the Fourth Sunday of Advent
Find out about our Youth Program and Sunday School.
Christmas Eve Services
Please Join us in celebration of Jesus' birth.
Father Terry Wible, RectorOccupation: Rector
St. Luke's: Father Terry joined St. Luke’s as Rector in 2003. He came to St. Luke's from All Saints Episcopal Church in Hanover, PA where he served as Rector from 1994 – 2003. He was ordained into the Episcopal Diocese of Central PA in 1993. Father Terry lives in Lebanon with his wife, Lenoir who is a Hospice Nurse at the Masonic Home in Elizabethtown, PA.
The Vestry is the legal, canonical, and financial “board of trustees”. The Senior Warden (Warden of the Rector) and Junior Warden (Warden of the people) chair the vestry. Members are elected for three-year terms and lead the parish in setting policies and goals, maintaining the buildings, and raising financial support for the mission of the parish. For questions please contact the Church Secretary at 717-272-8251 or mailto:email@example.com
Bernie Yohn, Senior Warden
Occupation: Tri-axle dump truck owner/operator
St. Luke’s: Sanctuary choir, Festival Choir, Past Chairman Property Committee, Past Finance Committee, Formally Jr. Warden
Community Affiliations: None at present
Beth Yocum, Junior Warden
Occupation: Varsity Swim Coach - Cedar Crest; Swim Lesson Instructor,
St. Luke's: Vestry, ECW Past President, Free Noon Meal Volunteer, Holiday Bazaar Past Chair, Altar Guild, Former Vestry Clerk, HOPES Volunteer
Community Affiliations: Delegate to LCCM, Secretary for the Central Chapter of PA Sports Hall of Fame, Lebanon Valley Family YMCA Board of Directors (past-Chairman), Past Heart Association Board MemberPast board member of Heart Association
Family: Husband - Dr. Jeffrey Yocum, Children- Alyson (patent attorney and wife of Josh DiLeng), Zachary, and Austin; Grandchildren - Jocelyn (daughter to Alyson and Josh)
John Gragson, Clerk
St. Luke's: Vestry - Clerk, Property Committee, Worship Committee
Community Affiliations: Lebanon County Bar Association
Family: Wife, Audrie; Son, Ethan
Occupation: Canon for Events, Programs & Communications - Diocese of Central PA
St. Luke's: Vestry & Church Growth & Development Co-Chair
Community Affiliations: Past President & Board Member, Lebanon County Mental Health Association
Family: Adam Bentz, married to Maureen Anderson, Lebanon PA
Occupation: Electrical Estimator and Project Manager
St Luke’s: Vestry, Property Committee, Worship Committee, Acolyte and Bible Study
Community Affiliations: none at the present
Family: Wife, Erin, daughter Hailey and son, Ian
Occupation: Retired, Vice President, Weaber Lumber Company; Retired, Deputy Insurance Commissioner, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
St. Luke’s : Vestry, Stewardship Committee, Bible Study Group, Usher
Community Affiliations: Past Chairman, Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Current Chairman of Public Policy Committee, Past Chairman of Lebanon Valley Family YMCA Board of Directors, Current Secretary of the Board
Family: Wife, Isabel
Laurie Gates Daub
Occupation: Sales and education, Layser's Flowers, Inc. Myerstown
St. Luke’s : Vestry, ECW, Prayer Shawl Ministry, Usher, Pre-school Sunday School teacher, Nursery, Fellowship Committee coordinator, Vestry - Christian Education liason
Community Affiliations:Master Gardener educator, Penn State Extension, Strong Women Instructor, volunteer Historic Shaefferstown
Family: husband, Robert Sr.
Occupation: Secretary, Lebanon School District
St. Luke's: Vestry, Coffee Greeter Coordinator, Usher, Fellowship Committee
Community Affiliations: None at the present time
Family: husband, Randy; son, Ryan
St. Luke's: Vestry, Outreach Committee, Bazaar, Nursery Attendant, HOPES, Noon Day Meal, Growth and Development
Community Affiliations: South Londonderry Township Environmental Advisory Council, Lancaster/Lebanon Literacy Council tutor, Lebanon Family Health Service volunteer
Family: none at home
Occupation: Currently retired; formerly Director of Subcontract Administration for a national Engineering/Construction Company
St. Luke's: Vestry, Lector, Property Committee Chairman
Community Affiliations: Antique Automobile Club of American Museum Volunteer
Family: wife, Sandy; daughter, Jennifer; son, DJ
St. Luke's: Stewardship Committee
Community Affiliations: Lebanon County Library, Harmonia
Family: wife, Kathy
Occupation: Direct Support Professional For People With Special Needs - Community Service Group; Assistant Organist of St. Luke's Lebanon
St. Luke’s: Vestry, St. Luke's Choir, Festival Choir, Outreach Committee, Church Growth and Development (Co-chair), Worship Committee
Community Affiliations: None at present
Family: None here