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Join us for worship live on YouTube

Sundays at 10:30 am
Watch services livestreamed from our beautiful sanctuary

Each week's service is recorded and posted below on Mondays
and can also be found on our YouTube page.

​~ Rev. Kenneth D. Peterkin Called ~

At a special Congregational Meeting after worship on August 15, a motion to approve the Rev. Kenneth D. Peterkin as Settled Pastor was passed and a Call Agreement was signed. Rev. Ken is set to begin his duties at Emmanuel on or before December 1.

​Fall Worship & Activities


• Worship is 10:30 am with music from Emmanuel's choirs and Holy Communion on first Sundays.

Children's Sunday School is held for ages 4 through 7th grade. For info or to sign up, contact Cheryl at candmfritz@aol.com.

Adult Sunday School will begin Sept. 19 in Bowers Chapel and by Zoom for a study of “Tales of Two Americas: Stories of Inequality in a Divided Nation.” To join, contact Brian at brianfrederick44@gmail.com.

Covid-19 Safety Protocols have been modified and churchgoers are encouraged to wear face masks and socially distance. View complete safety protocols HERE.

Worship will continue to be livestreamed and recorded for those unable to join us. Watch services live on Sunday mornings or later at any time. Find live and previously recorded services on YouTube by clicking HERE.​​

Office Hours

The church office is open and is staffed 9 am-1 pm weekdays. For assistance, call 717-632-8281 or email office@eucchanover.org. 


Check back for updates, visit us on Facebook or reach out by email at office@eucchanover.org.

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​Electronic Giving Available

Your continued support of Emmanuel is greatly appreciated.

Learn more on our GIVING page.

God's light shining through us in love, worship and service

Our church may be more than 250 years old, but our thinking isn't.

We are proud of our legacy as a church of "firsts."

First Reformed church in Hanover to hold services in English

First UCC church in Hanover to call a divorced minister in 1973

First UCC church in Hanover to call a female minister in 2007

Consistory approved weddings for ALL couples in 2014

First UCC church in Hanover to call a gay minister in 2016

First Hanover area Open & Affirming church in 2018

Sunday Worship

​Services are 10:30 am September 12 through May.

​Summer worship is 9:30 am from June through Labor Day.