2018-11-24 rose window cropped (3)

Photo by Alan Pototsky / WhileYouCheer.com

Join us for worship
​Sundays at 10:30 am
Worship in person or view the livestream on YouTube


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


​~ Recent News ~


EUCC welcomes new pastor

The Rev. Kenneth Peterkin begins his call as settled
on December 1. His first worship service with us
December 5 will be followed by a Welcome Reception.

Read the press release here:

Local Handbell Choirs

Emmanuel's Music Director Don Horneff was quoted in an article

about local handbell choirs, "Let the Bells Ring," in the November/

December issue of Celebrate Gettysburg magazine. Check it out:

​Fall/Winter Worship & Activities


Worship is 10:30 am every Sunday 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 is held Sundays at 9 am 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.​​

Special Events

Learn about upcoming concerts and more on our EVENTS page.

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.

Celebrate Gettysburg.jpg
Rev Ken Press Release.jpg
Ken & Suzanne Peterkin.jpg

EUCC welcomes Rev. Ken Peterkin and his wife, Rev. Suzanne Peterkin.

Feed your spirit with the

UCC's Daily Devotional

Daily Devotional Logo.png

​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.