​​​​​​​   Evangelical Lutheran Church i​n America

                   God's Work. Our Hands.

​​​​​Professional Staff:

Church Secretary
- Laura Pride ​

Church Accountant- Dana Strohl

Social Ministry:

Angels Closet - Call the church for details

Food Pantry - Laura Pride

World Hunger - Church Staff

Family Promise - Laura Pride

Habitat for Humanity / Thrive Builds
 - Call them directly

A Touch of Home
- Laura Pride and Sunday School

Narcotics Anonymous
- Call the church for details 570-223-9422

Call Church Office for all Contact Information


St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Smithfield

Call Church Office for all Contact Information


​​​Congregational Council Members:

President - Adrian Martenco
Vice-president - Ed Stephens
Secretary - Carrie Strohl


Don Carr 
Laura Biddulph
Scott Flax
Dick Rehm

Sam Malinowitzer

Kay Malinowitzer
Mike Romer 

Rachel Martenco
Pat Clements


Building & Property
 - Ted Strohl

Repairs, Maintenance, Replacement, Problems & New Building - Ted Strohl

Youth & Learning - Rachel Martenco

Sunday School & Christian Education - Stephanie Stephens 

Hospitality Committee & Celebration Hall Events Coordinator -

Stewardship - Diane Martenco

Worship & MusicTim Lasslett

Evangelism - Kay Malinowitzer

Fellowship Committee - Kay Malinowitzer

​​​​​​Treasurer - Don Carr


Music Director
Dave Libecap

Choir Director - Kathy Ertle  (starting Sept 2018)

Praise Team Music Director - 

Organist - Dave Libecap

Contemporary Music/Praise Band 

Junior Choir Directors -

Financial Secretary
 - Dana Strohl

Co-Financial Secretary - 

Sunday School Superintendent - Stephanie Stephens

Custodian - Vangaurd Cleaning Services