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Dec 31, 2017

End 2017 with us! Join us for worship on Sunday, December 31st at 10:00 am.

Rodney Petersen and Rebecca Sommer-Petersen will be leading worship. Their Dialogue Sermon will be on "Our Refugee Saviour".

Dec 23, 2017

The Music Director Search Group (Sally Shoemaker, George Hong and Max Olmstead) are delighted to announce that we have hired a new Music Director.

Dec 23, 2017

Christmas is a time for giving and we will be collecting two special offerings.

Dec 23, 2017

Christmas Eve, December 24th is a Sunday this year. And so we have adjusted the times of our three Christmas Eve services.

We will have our usual Sunday morning 10:00 am worship service. This service will be filled with Carols!

Angle playing a trumpet announcing Lessons and Carols
Dec 13, 2017

This Sunday, December 17th at 10:00 am, we celebrate our annual Service of Lessons and Carols, a tradition at King’s College, Cambridge, England since 1917, and at The Dover Church for a couple of decades.

The first Sunday in Advent we light the candle of Hope.
Dec 1, 2017

Are you ready to get in the spirit of the season? Come to The Dover Church for our Advent Greening. We will be hanging wreaths and pine boughs, lighting candles, setting up trees and stringing lights, and singing Christmas songs in our historic Meetinghouse. 

Nov 22, 2017

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

Stewardship: Time. Talent. Treasure.
Nov 13, 2017

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.

The Dover Church exterior
Nov 3, 2017

The first Sunday of November is the anniversary of our church's founding in 1762...255 years ago in case you were counting. One of the primary things that distinguishes our tradition of Christian community is our covenantal relationship. 

Stewardship: Time. Talent. Treasure.
Nov 2, 2017

Stewardship 2018 has begun at The Dover Church. As a congregational church, we depend upon each other for the financial support of our ministries and missions.