St. Bartholomew's of Hanover, PA, a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.

Telephone: (717)632-1952

Address: 1204 Grand Valley Road Hanover, PA 17331~

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We extend a warm welcome to worship with us in a beautiful country setting.


Stop by Sunday morning and develop your relationship with God. 

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Rev. Steven E. Thomas, Pastor

Cell: (717)476-9171

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Office hours: Wednesday 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Mrs. Beth Croney, Church Secretary

Telephone: (717)632-1952

E-mail address:

OFFICE HOURS The church’s office hours will be: 

Tues., Weds. & Fri. 8:30 am – 3:00 pm 

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News, Announcements and Calendar of Events

St. Bartholomew’s is active in our church community with multiple programs including Sunday School for all ages. We participate in community programs such as PAL program (provide a lunch). For several years, teams from our congregation have gone to communities affected by Hurricane Katrina and assisted in the rebuilding of those communities ravaged by that hurricane.

The following links will provide you with our News, Announcements and Calendar of events.

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         Sunday June 19, 2022 Sermon

               Pastor Steve Thomas

Video of Current & Archived Sermons

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New Yoga Recordings will be the second Thursday of each Month.

Next Schedule recording July 14, 2022

Please click the link below to view all our previous recordings.

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In Person Yoga - Please join us every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Church. All are welcome.

         St. Bartholomew's Faith Yoga part 1 - 6/9/2022

               Dixie Brillhart



         St. Bartholomew's Faith Yoga part 2 - 6/9/2022

               Dixie Brillhart

Video of Current & Archived Yoga Sessions

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VBS 2022

Vacation Bible School is coming to St. B’s. 

Sunday, June 26th through Thursday, June 30st

Save the Date VBS is coming to St. Bartholomew’s.  Join us this summer from Sunday, June 26th through Thursday, June 30th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. for a week of Food Truck Party.  We will learn how God gives us our daily bread by remembering that everything we have comes from God.  We will be reminded that God is great, God is good, and that by His hands we all are fed.


Complete a 2022 VBS Enrollment Form and return it to Katrina Kaintz or the Church Office.

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         Church history - The First 175 Years

               In 2019 St. Bartholomew's Celebrated our 175 Year Anniversary. This is a brief history of those years.

The history of
St. Bartholomew’s Church
Hanover PA.

God and Community
for Years

Our Heritage

St. Bartholomew’s 1844 - 1878

In a constantly changing world, the members of St. Bartholomew's will continue to remember their past as they look to the future.

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Our mission at St. Bartholomew's United Church (ELCA) is to be a united Christian Community serving God as witnesses and symbols of God's hope and love. As God's disciples we will do God's will through prayer, praise, worship and service; using the Bible as our inspiration. With the help of God, we will provide a sanctuary for caring and healing. Respecting the ideas of all people and striving for full participation of all members of our faith community, we will seek to strengthen our spiritual growth and to be a beacon to our church family and neighbors, near and far, with vision and responsibility to God.

ST. BARTHOLOMEW is Handicap accessible

Handicap accessible with elevator service to all floors.


Currently no Cancellations

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