117 Maplewood Street, P. O. Box 1478, Bethany Beach, DE 19930, US

(302) 539-7444





  • Angel Tree - Supply Christmas gifts to local needy elementary school children
  • Backpacks - Supply backpacks filled with school supplies to local needy children
  • Beef Stew Drive - Collect cash donations from the congregation in order to provide protein in the form of tuna and beef stew to the local food pantries
  • Camp Arrowhead - Send local children to Camp Arrowhead for a week at the Episcopal camp
  • Clothing Our Kids - Support the local charity with donations of gently used clothing and financial support
  • CROP Walk to end world hunger
  • DE Hospice - Provide financial support
  • Emergency Financial Donations - specifically after disasters
  • Financial Support - Coordinate donations to other charitable organizations in the area
  • Food for Thought - Provide financial support to the local elementary schools to allow them to provide extra protein to needy children
  • Food Pantries - Collect and deliver food and personal care products to the local food pantries-also collect cash, shop and deliver to the food pantries
  • Habitat for Humanity - Provide financial support 
  • Thanksgiving Dinners - Collect food and gift cards to provide complete Thanksgiving dinners to local needy families
  • The Way Home - Provide financial support for the local prison ministry
  • Operation Seas the Day - Provide financial support
  • Quilts of Valor - Hand made quilts by members of St. Martha's are presented to wounded veterans during the farewell ceremony for the Annual "Operation Seas The Day" in Bethany  

Pastoral Care

  • Eucharistic Visitors
  • Greeting Cards
  • Prayer Circle
  • Transportation & Meals

International Students' Picnic



Mary Allen - Rector

Ron Kerchner - Sr. Warden

Building & Grounds*

Tina Edgar - Vestry Liaison 

Frank Bell - Coordinator

John McElvey - Coordinator

Christian Education/Formation


Al Thomas

Fellowship & Hospitality

Jim Reichert-Vestry Liaison

  • 8:00 a.m. Coffee Hour:
  • 10:00 a.m. Coffee Hour:  Josie Legeer
  • Dinner Groups:  Wincy Jackson & Carolyn Smith
  • Welcome Bags:  Bud Palmer & Mary Thormeyer


  • Budget - Dave Moore
  • Audit - Rev. Rusty Hesse
  • Tellers - Carl Long & Beth Maurer
  • Gifts/Memorial Bricks - Sue Proska & Terry Watson
  • LR Capital Improvements - Don Boebel & Dianne Burlew
  • Stewardship - Dave Moore and Wincy Jackson 
  • Fundraisers:  
    • Books Sales - Bill Ziegler
    • Bake Sales - Lee Moore
    • Jumble - Pat Long
    • Golf Outing - Bill West
  • Endowment - Don Boebel & Beth Maurer


  • International Students:  Bill Gay
  • UTO:  Bette Wade

Pastoral Care

Nancy Rojewski- Vestry Liaison

  • Pastoral Care:  Nancy Rojewski & Barbara Reardon
  • Food:  Nancy Rojewski
  • Pastoral Care Transportation Team: Nancy Rojewski
  • Greeting Card Ministry:  Barbara Reardon


  • Bylaws - Tempe Steen
  • Personnel - Tempe Steen, Clem Edgar, Dianne Burlew & Jere Wise


Nancy Rojewski & Beth Maurer-Vestry Liaisons

  • Liturgy & Worship:  Rev. Mary Allen
  • Worship Committee:  Rev. Mary Allen, Nancy Rojewski, Dick Hay, Beth Maurer, Dave Kemper, Carol Boebel & Bev Shubert
  • Altar Guild:  Bev Shubert & Carol Boebel
  • Altar Flowers:  Lee Moore & Deb Kerchner
  • Acolytes:  Nancy Rojewski
  • Scheduling:  Sandy Roberts & Beth Maurer
  • Greeters:  Paul & Johann Ross
  • Ushers:  Paul & Johann Ross
  • Readers:  Nancy Rojewski
  • Eucharistic Ministers:  Nancy Rojewski
  • Eucharistic Visitors:  Nancy Rojewski
  • Music/Choir:  Dave Kemper

Buildings & Grounds Committee

Breakdown list (pdf)