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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.

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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
This Sunday, May 31, 2020, we celebrete Pentecost - the church's birthday! We hope you will join us virtually. We hope everyone will stay safe and be healthy!
What's going on through The Dover Church
Worship Continues in New Ways

While we are not gathering together on Sunday mornings, you can watch our worship service live-streaming or recorded . 

Sunday service at 10:00 AM!
Recorded Services, Music, and Meditation Practices

Click here to view.

The Church Buildings are Closed but Ministries and Missions continue.

We will continue to follow the Governor’s guidelines on public health.

Choir Rehearsals and Check-Ins
Tuesdays and Wednesdays via Zoom

Tues. 2:30 PM Youth

Wed. 7 PM Chapel Bell & Sanctuary

Contact Christine for Meeting ID.

Youth Worship Service

Sundays at 9:20AM 

Contact Max for Meeting ID.

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

12:30PM - 12:30PM
3:00PM - 4:00PM
12:30PM - 12:30PM

Latest News

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Amid all the Covid-19 induced changes we have experienced at the church these past fifteen weeks, one of the great consistencies has been your financial support.

New Associate Pastor, Kayla McKinsey and Walter

On Sunday, June 14, at a Special Congregational Meeting, the members of The Dover Church called Kayla McKinsey to be their Associate Pastor.