Paula Bender – President/CEO

Board of Trustees

Virginia A. Weber, Chairman
John Shirk, Vice Chairman
Midge C. Grunstra, Secretary
Todd Chamberlain, Treasurer
Robert Hunter
Jane French
Joseph K. Furst
Andrew Halliday
Mary Anne Kull
John Mirenda
Ralph Schiavo
Gena Willard

Life Trustees

Robert Dahlhausen
E. Guy Elzey, Jr.
Russell Hanscom
Ambassador William J. Hughes
William Luff, Jr.
Dr. Carl Scheetz
Robert Stiefbold


Morning services, evening performances, and child care options for all ages – Sunday May 28 through Sunday September 10 MORE >

Special Events

With a wide selection of multigenerational events, there is something for everyone at the Ocean City Tabernacle. MORE >

Ark Preschool

Learning is an on-going process and it is the basis of all activities. Addressing the whole child— physical, social, emotional, and spiritual development, Ark-kids provides a caring, loving environment where each .. MORE >

Dating back to Ocean City’s earliest beginnings, the mission of the Ocean City Tabernacle has been to serve, support, inspire, strengthen and connect members of the community. As the needs of area residents and visitors have grown, the Tabernacle has grown to meet them with meaningful family-focused programs and uplifting, non-denominational worship services where everyone is made to feel welcome and the Gospel of Jesus Christ is central.