St. Luke's UCC, Jeffersonville, Indiana

St. Luke's UCC, Jeffersonville, Indiana

ORGANIZATION

St. Luke's was founded in 1860 by the German Protestants of the city. Having celebrated its 150th Anniversary in 2010, St. Luke's is looking towards the future. Having successfully engaged the congregation and its friends in the Foundations Capital Projects Campaign, enough money has been raised to remodel the basement, kitchen, and other spaces to meet the needs of the growing congregation.

Charles A. Schimpff Commemorative Card

  • Jeffersonville, Indiana
Look in the stories for a further explanation of this celebration of Charles A. Schimpff's service to his church.

This card was found in a copy of the Heidleburg Catechism at the church.  Charles A. Schimpff served for over 30 years total as a Sunday School teacher and then Superintendent of the Sunday School. He was born Carl August Schimpff in Scheyer, Bavaria, Germany and emigrated to the United States. He was a faithful member and leader in Jeffersonville's German Protestant community.  The card has 6 faces and is printed in German.


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Created:
November 6, 2008
Modified:
July 18, 2011
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