Pastor

We are currently in the transition process as we search for our next pastor. We still gather for worship every Sunday morning at 10:00 am, and routine and emergency pastoral care is available. Join us as we explore our next chapter together! 

Chuck Griffin, Jr.

Charles M. Griffin, Jr. is Organist and Music Director at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Melrose Park, Pennsylvania. He holds a Master of Music degree in organ performance from Temple University, where he studied with John Binsfeld. He also studied at Temple with Dr. J. Earl Ness as an undergraduate. Chuck has performed throughout the eastern United States and has been featured as part of the Tuesday Noon Recital Series presented by the Curtis Organ Restoration Society at the University of Pennsylvania, the Candlelight Concert Series at Bruton Parish Church in Williamsburg, VA, and the Tuesday Noon Series of the Philadelphia Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, of which he is a member.

Linda McCabe

Linda has served as St. John’s office administrator since July 2014. She has extensive office experience; she worked as a paralegal for more than 30 years, then became the administrative assistant for a CPA/financial planner. She also served as an executive assistant for a local trust fund’s board of trustees. She and her husband Vince are lifelong residents of Jenkintown, PA. Linda enjoys gardening, reading, cooking, decorating, traveling, and sports (especially baseball).