Christmas in Salem Crossroads

BUS ROUTE: Salem Lutheran Church to Trinity UCC to Delmont Presbyterian to St. John’s to Faith UMC

continuously from 5:30 PM to approximately 10:00 PM.

Sights and Sounds in Delmont Churches

During Our

Christmas in Salem Crossroads Pilgrimage


On Our Way Home Band!

See their schedule below.


The congregation of Salem Lutheran Church is excited to bring you a sparkling "Galleria of  Trees", which will be on display in the upstairs Newhouse Hall of  the John W. Hanks Education Building.  The Hanks building is completely handicapped accessible.


Delicious soups, sandwiches, cookies and beverages are available in the upstairs Newhouse Hall.  This food is homemade by the ladies of Salem.


Enjoy your visit to Salem among the sparkle of the trees and the wonder of the Christmas Season.



Upstairs in church, participate in an old-fashioned Civil War-Era worship service with folks singing Christmas carols.  Enjoy children’s skits and  “Simon and Reuben” from our puppet ministry.   In the Fellowship Hall, enjoy something new - fried Oreo cookies and fried peanut butter cups, Nativity scenes, a train display, hot/cold drinks, and musical entertainment.


SALVATION ARMY (Downstairs Basement of Trinity United Church of Christ)

View a very cozy Christmas scene with stuffed animals, beautifully decorated Christmas trees and a big train display.  Enjoy personalized, decorated gingerbread cookies, coffee and hot chocolate.



Visitors are welcome to experience “The Reason for the Season” and much warm hospitality.  Free refreshments of fresh popcorn, homemade cookies, water and hot chocolate will be offered as a gift to our guests.   Enjoy the  entertainment in The Sanctuary.




See “Ye Ole General Store” where you experience unique sights and smells reminiscent of the late 1800's and early 1900's.  Antique farm and household items will be on display.  Children will be able to use a hand-operated corn sheller and take home a small bag of  their shelled corn to feed Santa's reindeer.   On entering Fellowship Hall you will find handmade arts and crafts, collectible items and quality gifts from Third World Countries through SERRV available for purchase.  Glitter Dot and Dan will do balloon animals and face painting several nights.  Delight your palette on meatball hoagies,  ham BBQ sandwiches,  colonial corn chowder, hot sausage, hot dogs ‘n kraut, as well as homemade pies, cakes and cookies, and Faith's famous hot apple dumplings with cinnamon sauce and ice cream.





Outside in driveway entrance, see a huge live pine Advent Wreath with tall lighted candles-one candle is lit each week of Advent.  Follow glowing luminaria to parking area.   Inside St. John’s, see our awesome altar, Jesse Tree and Advent Calendar.   In downstairs Social Hall, there will be good food and several gifted crafters who will be showing their specialty handiwork, including homemade nut horns.


Enjoy homemade potato soup and Italian wedding soup; hot sausage; tasty pizza; delectable made-to-order hot turkey sandwiches with Swiss cheese and bacon;  hot ham sandwiches with melted provolone cheese; fruit and cream pies; special cakes and cookies; cherry punch; hot chocolate, hot coffee and tea.