We are always in need of volunteers to help us run the church. Sign up at the Welcome Center or email or call the church office.



Current Volunteer Needs:

  • Teach Sunday school email Lisa Palmquist
  • Help in the nursery email Natalie Enck
  • Assist with audio during worship services
  • Project slides during worship service
  • Usher worship services
  • Help break down boxes and take them to recycle dumpster behind Manheim VFW weekly or biweekly
  • Operate video camera during worship – training offered
  • Pick up baked goods up at Giant in Mount Joy, Weis in Manheim, and Weis in Lititz on Wednesday mornings and bring to Salem where Wednesday Night Supper crew oversee distribution. Email the Church Office
  • Donate items for Food Pantry on Mondays and Thursday from 9-10:30 a.m. Special arrangements can be made by calling the pantry at 717-665-2331 ext. 13. Items needed are:
    • toilet paper
    • paper towels
    • canned potatoes
    • strawberry jelly
    • canned pears and pineapples
    • fresh produce

Volunteers who will work with children and youth must be willing to undergo a background check prior to assisting with children and youth ministries. This is free of cost to the volunteer. Please refer to our Child Abuse Prevention and Reporting Policy below and contact the church office for the appropriate forms to be completed.

Download Salem UMC Child Abuse Prevention and Reporting Policy