Welcome to The United Proclamation of the Gospel

Proclaiming God's love

One heart at a time!

The UPG is a partnership of Lutheran congregations in Bethlehem proclaiming God's love one heart at a time.

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Worship Schedule

Weekly Worship

Upcoming Special Events

Youth Events 


Sunday School to introduce each congregation, it’s history, traditions, building and community to the UPG community (including St. John’s Windish)

Advent Daily Prayer - every Mon. - Fri. at 9:00 AM, beginning Nov. 29, at St. Peter's and


Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22 (Wed.), 7:00 PM - Advent Series Toward Racial Justice and Healing on Zoom

Dec. 5 - Light of Christ Confirmation at 10:30 worship

--Congregation Meeting after 10:30 worship

Dec. 7 - Social Justice discussion of the film "The 13th"

Dec. 12 - Pantry Sunday at Light of Christ

--St. Peter's Congregation Meeting after 10:30 worship

Dec. 18 - Sunday School Party and Lock-in


Dec. 24 Christmas Eve: The Nativity of Our Lord

                    3:00 PM - Worship at Light of Christ

                    6:00 PM - Worship at St. Peter's (also                                     live-streamed with video available                               later)

                    8:00 PM - Worship at St. John's Windish


Saturday - 5:00 PM In person and Live Stream at St. Peter's every Saturday

Sunday - 8:00 AM and 10:30AM Worship (No 8 AM worship on Dec. 26,

Jan. 2)


9:15 AM Sunday School (No Sunday School on Dec. 19, 26, Jan. 2 - arrangements for children at worship) 

Worship and Sunday School location:

           December - Light of Christ

           January - St. John's Windish

           February - St. Peter's 

           March - Light of Christ            

            Locations, Contacts and Map

Beginning Sunday AM - Recordings of Saturday Livestream:

It has been brought to our attention that a member of our church family, who attended the 8:00 AM worship service on Sunday, November 21 at St. Peter's, has recently tested positive for COVID-19.


As is the UPG and St. John's Windish practice, this person was masked while in the building and this notification is being shared with everyone out of an abundance of caution. 

What's New?

Coat and Jacket Collection

In-Person Worship now at St. Peter's
very Saturday at 5:00. This worship is
also live streamed on Facebook

Worship Ministers for November

SACRED GROUND: A Film-based Dialogue on Race and Faith


UPG (including St. John's Windish) Master Calendar is now online!

Gods' Work Our Hands
Day (
season) of Service Oct. 31

See writeup and more pictures here.


“God loves us beyond comprehension, and we cannot diminish Divine love.”


Meditations for youth and adults

© 2020 Carol Dean Henn 

St. John's Windish Lutheran Church

Used with permission

Fri Dec 03 2021


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