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. 

IN-PERSON WORSHIP will begin again with the February 7th service at 9:30 am.  (The service will continue to be available via Zoom at the same time.) The adult Sunday school class will be at 10:45 am via Zoom only.  Reminder: Masks are required.  When you enter the church, an usher will seat you from the front of the church to the back. The pews will be labeled for seating to promote social distancing. Families may sit together; non-family members will be seated 6ft. apart. At the end of the service, please wait to be dismissed by an usher (starting in the rear).  Please exit the church. 

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Rev. Steven E. Thomas, Pastor

Cell: (717)476-9171

E-mail address:

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

Mrs. Beth Croney, Church Secretary

Telephone: (717)632-1952

E-mail address:

NEW OFFICE HOURS Beginning in February, the church’s office hours will be: 

Tuesdays 8:30 am – 3:00 pm and Wednesdays 7:30 am – 3:00 pm.  The church secretary will continue to be available via email on Fridays.

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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 January 17, 2021 - Virtual Service

               Pastor Steve Thomas

Video of Current & Archived Sermons

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         St. Bartholomew's Faith Yoga part 1 - 1/21/2021

               Dixie Brillhart



         St. Bartholomew's Faith Yoga part 2 - 1/21/2021

               Dixie Brillhart

Video of Current & Archived Yoga Sessions

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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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