Worship Times:
Please join us for worship on
Saturday 5:30 pm, Sunday 8 am & 10:45 am
San Martin at 1:00 pm

Our Staff

Our skilled and dedicated staff works with the ministers (the “members”) of the congregation to carry out the mission God has entrusted to our care.



Pastor Lori Kochanski


Pastor Lori Kochanski celebrated 14 years of ordained ministry this past summer. Her academic training includes an undergraduate degree from Susquehanna University and a Masters of Divinity from Yale University.  She is also a certified spiritual director.  We look forward to working with Pastor Kochanski as we embark on St. John’s Ministry together. revredshoes@gmail.com


Charmarie Colon

Charmarie Colon

Charmarie Colon is Office Administrator at St. John’s. She has worked in our office since March 2013. She is a graduate of Louis Dieruff High School in Allentown. She previously worked with the Hartford Insurance Co. and with Pepsi. Charmarie and her husband were married at St. John’s last spring and live in Allentown. They are raising their two year old goddaughter, Valexcia. stjohnslutheran@rcn.com


Julissa Nieves

Julissa Nieves

Julissa Nieves is Office Secretary at St. John’s. “Julie” is a graduate of Bethlehem Catholic High School. She previously worked with T-Mobile and the Village at Willow Lane. She lives in Whitehall with her two year old son. stjohnslutheran@rcn.com
Tom Boka is the sexton at St. John’s. Tom has served as sexton for three years.


37 S. 5th Street
Allentown, PA 18101-1692
Phone: 610-435-1587
Fax: 610-435-6505
Music Office: 610-435-1641
email: stjohnslutheran@rcn.com

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