St. James Coburn UMC

All who are unable to attend in person are invited to watch our services live via Zoom! Click the link shortly before or at worship time and PLEASE be sure to mute your microphone for optimum audio for our recording of the service for folks to view later.
9:45am ET – St. James UMC, Coburn  Watch the most recent service below:   

Adult Small Group Study follows the service
Communion Service 1st Sundays using individual all-in-1 recyclable chalices

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Church Physical address:
501 Main Street, Coburn, PA 16832

Hear the latest message from Pastor Theresa 24/7 by phone at 814-422-6238

Offerings may be sent to the Church Mailing address:  PO Box 90, Coburn, PA 16832

Theresa M. Heiser, Pastor
Phone: 814-883-9510
Pastor’s Mailing address: PO Box 211, Centre Hall, PA 16828




Ladies Coffee & Conversation every first and third Thursday at 9:30am in the meeting room.  All ladies from anywhere are welcome to chat and sip and bring a treat to share!  Always a great time! 

Soup Kitchen the 4th Tuesday of the month (September – May) in the meeting room.  Helpers needed to prepare soup and deliver it to our shut ins.  To learn more, talk to head soup chef Paula Smith.


Trustees meet 6:30pm the 1st Wednesday in January, March, May, July, September, November

Ad Board meets 7pm the 1st Wednesday in January, March, May, July, September, November

Saint James Coburn United Methodist Church officers- Mission InSite Report

Lay Leader                                   Chris Hazel

Asst. Lay Leader                           Alma Confer

Financial Chair                             Michele Breon

Treasurer                                      Tammie Strouse

Church Council Chair                   Paula Smith

Church Council Secretary            Rosanna Mersinger

Safe Sanctuaries Advocate          Rosanna Mersinger

Safe Sanctuaries Coordinator      Kathy Highbaugh


Off in 2022            Kathy Highbaugh, Rosanna Mersinger

Off in 2023            Thomas Corman, Shirley Zimmerman

Off in 2024            Larry Breon, Carson Boob

Audit Committee   Thomas Corman, Rosanna Mersinger

Membership           Kathy Highbaugh

Penns Valley Charge SPRC meetings

1st Quarter:  Jan 19 2022 7pm at Sprucetown UMC
2nd Quarter: May 5, 2022 7pm at Trinity UMC, Woodward
3rd Quarter: September 21, 2022 at Spring Mills Faith UMC
4th Quarter:  October 24, 2022 at St. James UMC

Penns Valley United Methodist Charge Officers for 2022

Charge SPRC Chair                           Paula Smith (St. James Coburn)

Charge Treasurer                              Kathy Highbaugh  (St. James Coburn)

Charge Secretary                              Tawnya Childs  (Sprucetown)

Lay Member to Annual Conf.          Beth Brown (Sprucetown)

Lay Member to Annual Conf.          Randy Muthersbaugh (Faith)

Lay Member Alternate #1                Rosanna Mersinger  (St. James)

Lay Member Alternate #2                Kathy Highbaugh  (St. James)