An Open and Affirming Congregation in the United Church of Christ

The Dover Church | An Open and Affirming Congregation in the United Church of Christ

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Welcome to The Dover Church

A welcoming community of faith and service in Dover, Massachusetts since 1762. No matter who you are, or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here.

Weekly Worship Service
Join us for Sunday worship at 10:00 am
Christmas at The Dover Church
Our annual Advent workshop
Sunday, December 3 at 11:00 AM

Children – and children at heart – come decorate advent wreaths, build a candy snow scene and enjoy Christmas crafts. 

A Service of Lessons and Carols
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17 AT 10:00 AM

Our Festival of Lessons and Carols based on the Christmas Eve service held in King's College Chapel.

Christmas Eve Morning Worship
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24 AT 10:00 AM

Our Sunday worship at 10:00 am is also Christmas Eve! Join us for joyous Christmas music.

Our Christmas Pageant
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24 AT 5:00 PM

We know that all of our members, young and old, will enjoy hearing the Christmas story from our children’s perspective.

Christmas Eve Communion Service
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24 AT 10:00 PM

Join us for our traditional service of communion and candlelight ending outside singing Silent Night.

New to The Dover Church?

Welcome to The Dover Church…and we really mean it. YOU are Well – Come. Whoever you are, whatever your life is like, wherever you come from, whenever you feel the urge, we really want you to feel welcome here. That’s what we are all about. The Dover Church is an Open and Affirming Church that welcomes absolutely everyone, no matter where you are on life’s journey. No exceptions.

Watch our latest sermons

At the center of worship is the sermon, a 10-15 minute reflection by our pastor on where God’s love and longing for us intersects with our lives, community, time, celebrations and sorrows.

Upcoming Events

Nov
26
7:00PM - 8:30PM
Nov
28
9:00AM - 10:15AM
Nov
28
1:00PM - 2:15PM
Nov
28
7:00PM - 7:30PM
Dec
3
7:00PM - 8:30PM
Dec
5
9:00AM - 10:15AM

Latest News

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This Sunday, November 26th, is Christ the King Sunday, the last Sunday in our church year. 

Stewardship: Time. Talent. Treasure.

Maggie Danielski, Chair of our Christian Education Committee, spoke to us this past Sunday, November 12th.

Please take a minute to listen to Maggie's message.