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The Dover Church | A New England Congregational Church 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. 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 Sunday worship at 10:00 AM or Saturday Night Worship at 4:30 PM.
Lessons, Carols, and Christmas Pageant
December 23, 2018, 10:00 AM

Come to our Christmas Pageant with carols and the Festival Choir singing.

Candlelight Christmas Eve Services
December 24, 2018

4:00 PM and 5:30 PM with the Beacon Brass Quintet, 10:00 PM with Organ

Saturday Worship

Saturday Worship at 4:30 PM: a couple of songs, prayers, direct sermon with take home message. Something for people of all ages.

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.

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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

8:45AM - 10:00AM
9:15AM - 9:30AM
10:00AM - 11:00AM
11:00AM - 11:30AM
9:00AM - 10:15AM

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This season may you and your family experience the miracle of Christmas with us at The Dover Church.  Our Christmas Eve services will be held on Monday, December 24 at 4:00 pm, 5:30 pm, and 10:00 pm.  The 4:00 pm service will be family friendly with Lessons and Carol

O Holy Night! We joyfully invite you to our children's Christmas Pageant and Lessons and Carols service on December 23rd at 10:00 am. Bring your family and friends and come early to get a good seat!