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.
All worship services at Christ Church are open to the public and the congregation welcomes visitors to worship on Sundays.
Join us for worship at 30 Chambersburg Street.
|Sunday Worship w/ Holy Communion
||8:15 & 10:30 AM
||9:15 AM, Sept.-May
||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.
HOLY WEEK WORSHIP and EVENTS
Maundy Thursday Worship-6:30 a.m.-Donley Chapel; 12:15 p.m.–Donley Chapel; 7:00 p.m.–Nave
Good Friday - Ecumenical worship-12:00 p.m.-Prince of Peace Episcopal Church
Worship at CELC- 7:00 p.m. – Nave
Saturday–Easter Egg Hunt-9:30 a.m.-Valentine Hall-LTSG
Easter Vigil-8:30 p.m. – LTSG
Resurrection of Our Lord – Worship 8:15 and 10:30 a.m.
(no Christian Education classes)
Easter Breakfast – 9:15-10:15 a.m.-Social room
Please join us Easter morning for pancakes made by Eric Crump and breakfast casseroles made by our youth. Breakfast will be served from 9:15-10:15 in social room. Please sign up on the bridge or by contacting the church office.
Christ Lutheran Preschool
OPEN ENROLLMENT...Do you know someone who might be interested in our wonferful Preschool/Pre-K Program?
Spread the word - tell a friend! Registration forms are available by contacting (717) 334-6532,
or click on the "Preschool" tab above. 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