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The Dover Church | A New England Congregational Church in the United Church of Christ

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Sunday School at The Dover Church

Welcome to The Dover Church

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

Weekly Worship Services
We invite you to join us for Saturdays at 4:30 PM and Sundays at 10:00 AM
Maundy Thursday

Join us for a potluck dinner at 6:30 PM, April 18th

Service at 7:30 PM

Good Friday Service

Our Holy Week journey continues at 7:30 PM, April 19th

Easter Sunrise Service
6:00 AM

At Channing Pond, Springdale Ave, Dover

Easter Services
9:00 AM and 11:00 AM

We hope you will join us for one of Meetinghouse services on Easter morning.

Easter Egg Hunt and Brunch
10:00 AM

Children's Egg Hunt in Taylor Garden and Brunch for all in Kraft Hall.

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.

Rev. Dr. Max Olmstead preaching at The Dover Church

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

9:00AM - 10:15AM
7:30PM - 8:30PM
10:00AM - 11:00AM
11:00AM - 12:00PM
6:00AM - 7:00AM

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Good Friday we remember the Passion, or Jesus' trial, torment and crucifixion.