How to join us during COVID-19

Worship God in New Ways

Worship from home online at 10:00AM. (In-Person worship is on hold for the time being.)
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Kids & Youth Programs

Sing, learn, and make new friends.
Ladies Who Lunch

Prayer, Study and Friendship

Plug in to opportunities for spiritual growth and community.
Dover Church Habitat for Humanity team

Serving in this Time and Place

We are responding to the unique needs of our world at this moment.
A New England Congregational Church in the United Church of Christ

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 Church that welcomes absolutely everyone, no matter where you are on life’s journey. No exceptions.

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Doing Ministries in New Ways

We are not closed. We are doing ministries and mission in new ways. You will find everything you need to know about the ongoing ministries of the church on this page.

Current Sunday Information

The Dover Church
Weekly Worship Services
Join us this Sunday, January 17, 2021. This Sunday we remember Martin Luther King and consider our relationship with prophets: why do we reject them? Worship From Home with our livestream service at 10:00 AM. See "How to join us during COVID-19" above for how to join in.

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.  We have members from Dover and many surrounding towns such as: Dedham, Medfield, Natick, Needham, Sherborn, Wellesley, and Westwood to name a few.

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 - 10:00AM
12:30PM - 12:30PM
12:30PM - 12:30PM
5:00PM - 5:00PM
12:30PM - 12:30PM

Latest News

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The staff and members of The Dover Church have had our hearts warmed by the overflowing generosity of our friends and neighbors in the sharing of food for the hungry and gifts for our neighbors in dire straits.