Continually refreshed by the fountain of God's love in Christ Jesus, we of the
Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church are sent by the Holy Spirit to direct that flow
into the lives of our neighbors so that they too might be refreshed.
Join us for worship at
30 Chambersburg Street.
Sunday Worship w/ Holy Communion
8:15 & 10:30 AM
11:45 AM, 3rd Sunday
6:00 PM, 2nd & 4th Sundays
Sunday morning worship services are based on the liturgy found in the Evangelical
Lutheran Worship book.
The informal Sunday evening Celtic worship service draws on the rich Celtic spiritual
and musical tradition. Visiting musicians are invited to bring their instruments
and join with the resident Celtic Ensemble.
A rehearsal of the evening's music is held at 5:00 PM in the sanctuary and worship
with Holy Communion begins at 6:00 PM. Services are held on the 2nd and 4th Sundays
of each month.
Each Sunday from Labor Day through Memorial Day we offer Christian Education classes
for all ages at 9:15 AM and a Fellowship Hour on the third Sunday of each month
following the 10:30 service.
CHRISTMAS EVE WORSHIP
7:00 p.m. – Candlelight Service with carols, children’s message, music from our
Youth Music Ensemble, Holy Communion
10:30 p.m. –Festival service of Word and Sacrament with candlelight and carols,
sermon, Holy Communion, music provided by our Bell and Chancel Choirs and
Christ Lutheran Preschool
Christ Lutheran Preschool currently has a number of openings in our 3&4 year old
Preschool class (Tuesdays and Thursdays) for the 2013-2014 school year. Our
school year begins in September and ends in May. Students may start mid-year, if
needed. For more information, feel free to contact (717)334-6532 or
The preschool is a non-profit organization
sponsored by Christ Church serving the Gettysburg community by providing preschool
education for children 3-5 years old.
Candlelight at Christ
Songs and Stories of a Civil War Hospital is a poignant, one hour program that tells
the authentic history of Christ Lutheran as a Civil War hospital. Performances are
regularly held on Saturday evenings during the summer.
Music begins outside on the portico at 7:30 PM followed by the dramatic
performance, indoors, at 8:00 PM. Check the
Schedule of Performances for specific dates and additional information about