Religious Services

The Addison Independent prints these free listings on a space-available basis throughout the year. Send new and updated information including schedules, staff, phone numbers, e-mail and Web addresses, to sarahp@addisonindependent.com, or by mail, fax, or in person to our office.

NOTE: Plans may change. Contact your pastor for more information.

Addison

ADDISON COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH. Addison four corners, Routes 22A and 17. The Rev. Stephen Payne, pastor. Worship, Sunday’s 10:30 a.m.

HOPE COMMUNITY FELLOWSHIP. Kauffman’s Farm, 2867 Mountain Rd. Pastor Jeff Kauffman, hcfpastor@gmail.com, 802-759-2922 or hopecommunityfellowship.org. Worship: Sunday school, Sundays, 9 a.m., Worship, Sundays, 10:30 a.m. 

WEST ADDISON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. 18 Church St., West Addison, off of Route 17 & Jersey Street. The Rev. Paul Hoffman & Rev. Mike Doran. Sunday worship, 9 a.m. 

Brandon/Forest Dale

BRANDON BAHA’I COMMUNITY. Meets for regular Sunday morning devotions every Sunday at 10 a.m. For location information and more, call 802-247-3919 or 802-345-0373.

BRANDON BAPTIST CHURCH. Routes 7 and 73 West, Brandon. Pastor Bob Bove. Sunday services, 11 a.m.; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; Prayer and Bible study, Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. 802-247-3339 or brandonbaptistchurch.org.

BRANDON CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, U.C.C. The “go-to” church on the Brandon green, 1 Carver St., Route 7, P.O. Box 97, Brandon. The Rev. Sara Ann Rossigg, pastor. Sunday worship, 10 a.m. year round; choir, Wednesday, 7 p.m. (September through June). 802-247-6121 (office), 802-745-7515 (pastor’s cell phone) or brandoncongregationalchurch@gmail.com.

BRANDON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. 1 Franklin St., PO Box 55, Brandon, 802-282-7532, Rev. John Harmann-Zimmerman, hzfam@hotmail.com, www.brandonumc.com. Main service time, Sundays, 11 a.m.

FOREST DALE CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP. 1895 Forest Dale Road, Brandon. Barry Joe Tate, pastor. communications@ wesleyan.org. Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m. Fully accessible. 802-465-8565. 

LIFEBRIDGE CHRISTIAN CHURCH. 97 Frog Hollow Road (formerly the Neshobe Sportsman Club). Roger Foster, pastor, roger@lbccvt.com, www.lbccvt.com. Services Sundays at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Kids church, Sundays, 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. LifeGroups meet weekly, call for schedule. 802-247-LIFE (5433).

LIVING WATER ASSEMBLY OF GOD. 76 North St., Forest Dale. Scott Carlson, pastor. pastorscott@livingwaterog.org. 802-247-4542. Sunday worship in-person, 11 a.m. and via Facebook. Thursday Night Bible Study 6:30 p.m. via Zoom. 

OUR LADY OF GOOD HELP ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH (ST. MARY’S). 38 Carver St. Fr. Maurice Moreau, OFM Cap. Mass schedule: Saturday, 4 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m.; Wednesdays, 9 a.m.; Thursdays, 9 a.m., Adoration first Friday of the month, 1-3 p.m. Confession, Saturdays 3:15-3:45 p.m. or by appointment. Tel: 802-247-6351.

ST. THOMAS & GRACE EPISCOPAL CHURCH. Route 7, Brandon village, corner of Prospect Street. Sunday worship at 10 a.m. Other worship opportunities and activities are announced through our weekly email newsletter (sign up through the website, www.standg.org). The Rev. Lyn Burns, Priest-in-Transition. Email standg1820@gmail.com.

Bridport

BRIDPORT CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH. (Conservative Congregational Church Conference). The Rev. Tim Franklin, pastor. Sunday worship service, 10:30 a.m. 802-758-2227 or bridportchurch.com.

ST. BERNADETTE’S CATHOLIC CHURCH. Part of the combined mission of St. Mary’s in Middlebury. Father Luke Austin, pastor. 802-388-2943. St. Bernadette in Bridport offers Mass Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., in-person with protocols. stmary.vermontcatholic.org. Confession, Saturdays 7:15-7:25 p.m. or by appointment.

Bristol

BRISTOL CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP. Worship Sundays, 3 p.m., at Bristol Federated Church, 37 North St. 802-453-2660 or 802-453-2614 Website: bristolcf.org or on Facebook.

BRISTOL FEDERATED CHURCH. 37 North St., The Rev. Bill Elwell, pastor; Robert Bushman, associate pastor. Sunday worship at 10:15 a.m., in person and on Zoom via link at www.bristolfederated.org. 

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH ON THE GREEN IN BRISTOL. 10 Park St. Todd Goodyear, interim pastor, 802-453-2551. fbc.bristol.vt@gmail.com Sunday service, 10:15 a.m.  A welcoming, family-oriented church. Contact person Mary Purinton.

ST. AMBROSE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. 11 School St. Fr. Yvon J. Royer, pastor. Call 453-2388. Masses, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.; Sunday, 8:30 a.m. , Tuesdays, 12:05 p.m. Confessions: Saturday, 8:30-8:50 a.m. p.m. or by appointment.

SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH. 839 Rockydale Road. Tom Ferguson, pastor. Bible Study Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; worship, Saturday, 11 a.m. 802-453-4712, BristolVt.AdventistChurch.org. tferguson@nnec.org. 

Charlotte

CHARLOTTE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH. 403 Church Hill Road. The Rev. Kevin Goldenbogen, pastor.  802-425-3176, charlotteudd@gmavt.net, www.charlotteucc.org. Services in-person or via Zoom. Sundays 10 a.m.: Worship service and Sunday school. 

OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. 2894 Spear St. Rev. James E. Zuccaro, 802-425-2253, and Rev. Timothy Naples, 802-864-4166. Sunday Mass, 8 and 11 a.m. Weekday Masses, Tuesday and Thursday, 5:15 p.m. Confession, Saturdays, 4 p.m. or by appointment. carmel@gmavt.net, olmcvt.org.

Cornwall

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF CORNWALL. 2598 Route 30. Sunday worship 10 a.m. 802-462-3111 or cornwallucc@gmail.com.

East Middlebury

EAST MIDDLEBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. Corner of Routes 125 and 116. Myungso Lee, pastor, myungohope@gmail.com. Sunday Worship, 9 a.m. All are welcome. 

VALLEY BIBLE CHURCH. 322 East Main St. Rev. Ed Wheeler, pastor. 802-388-7137. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:45 a.m.

Ferrisburgh

FERRISBURGH CENTER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. Route 7, Ferrisburgh, next to the town offices/Grange hall. The Rev. Paul Hoffman & team. 802-877-2735.  vergenneswestaddisonumc@gmail.com. Sunday worship, 9 a.m.  

NORTH FERRISBURGH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. 277 Old Hollow Rd. The Rev. Sunjae Lee, pastor. Sunday worship, 10 a.m., in the sanctuary or via Youtube. Sunday school, 10 a.m. Call for information on youth group and adult education. 802-425-2770 or nfumchurch.org.

Hinesburg

SAINT JUDE THE APOSTLE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. 10759 Route 116. Rev. James E. Zuccaro, 802-425-2253, and Rev. Timothy Naples, 802-864-4166. Saturday Mass, 4:30 p.m.; Sunday Mass, 9:30 a.m. Weekday Masses Monday, Friday, 8 a.m. Confession, Saturday, 4 p.m., and by appointment. 802-482-2290, stjude@gmavt.net, stjudevt.org.

Lincoln

SUNRAY MEDITATION SOCIETY AND SUNRAY PEACE VILLAGE. 2202 Downingsville Rd. Home of the Green Mountain Ani Yunwiwa and Vajra Dakini Nunnery. Cherokee Ceremonial Cycle on new moons; Cherokee and Tibetan Buddhist teachings offered. Come join us to renew the Sacred Hoop in these times. 802-453-4610 or sunray.org.

UNITED CHURCH OF LINCOLN. 23 Quaker St. Pastor, Rev. Justin Cox. 802-453-4280, ucol@gmavt.net, unitedchurchoflincoln.org. In-person and streaming services Sundays, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school, 10:15 a.m.

Middlebury

BUDDHIST SANGHA IN MIDDLEBURY.  Sunday evenings, 7-8 p.m. on Zoom led by Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society’s Dinah Smith.  Open to the public. All meditation practices and levels of experience welcome. Zoom link and more info at cvuus.org/connection/sangha.

CHAMPLAIN VALLEY UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST SOCIETY. Corner of Duane Court and Charles Avenue. The Rev. Barnaby Feder, minister. 802-388-8080.  office@cvuus.org. www.cvuus.org. Services in-person or online, Sundays, 10 a.m. Youth Group, Sundays. 4 p.m..

THE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF MIDDLEBURY (UCC). 2 Main St. The Rev. Andrew Nagy-Benson, sr. pastor; The Rev. Elizabeth Gleich, assoc. pastor. 802-388-7634. Services at 10 a.m. in person and on facebook.com/MiddUCC. Masks optional. Nursery Sundays, 9:45-11:15 a.m.

THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS. 133 Valley View Drive, Buttolph Acres. Clerk’s Office: 802 388-3102. Travis Park, Bishop, Middlebury Ward. Sunday meetings: Sacrament Meeting 9 a.m.; Organization meetings 10 a.m.

EASTERN ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN WORSHIP. Information on service in the Middlebury area: 802-453-5334.

ECKANKAR. Check for meeting dates and times online at eckankar-vt.org.

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH. 52 Merchants Row. Pastor Bob Henley. 802-453-3003. gracebaptistmiddlebury.com. Sunday morning worship and Sunday school, 10 a.m. Wednesday Bible study and prayer, 7 p.m. Visitors welcome.  

HAVURAH, THE JEWISH CONGREGATION OF ADDISON COUNTY. 56 N. Pleasant St. Middlebury. Shabbat services in-person and online. Weekly Hebrew School.  Community events contact hheddirector@gmail.com or visit havurahaddisoncounty.org. Online links at havurahaddisoncounty.org. on Facebook at Havurahof AddisonCounty.

MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH (AMERICAN BAPTIST). 97 South Pleasant St. The Rev. Dr. Stephanie Allen, pastor. Sunday Services at 10 a.m. with Sunday School for pre-K – adult at 9 a.m. (all in-person). Nursery available for 0-4. Hepa air purifiers in each room and in sanctuary. Check website for COVID protocols. Small groups throughout the week. Weeknight zoom Bible study. 

MIDDLEBURY FRIENDS MEETING (QUAKERS). Havurah House, 56 North Pleasant St. (Route 7). Meetings for worship and children’s programs, Sundays, 10-11 a.m., both in-person and or via Zoom. More info at middleburyquakers.org. 802-989-7034. tomrbaskett@gmail.com 802-388-6453, jrosenbe@middlebury.edu.

MIDDLEBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. Corner of Route 7 and Seminary Street. Pastor Rev. Myungso Lee. middumc@gmail.com. 802-388-2510. Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors. A Reconciling Congregation.  Worship, Sundays, 11 a.m., in-person or via Zoom. Links at www.umcmiddlebury.org.

SAINT MARY’S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH (CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION). 326 College St. Father Luke Austin, pastor. 802-388-2943. Masses: Saturday, 5:15 p.m., Sunday 8 and 10 a.m., Weekday Mass, Tuesdays, 5:15 p.m.; Wednesday-Friday, 8 a.m. Adoration, Mondays 5:30-6:30 p.m. Confession, Tuesdays, 5:45-6;15 p.m., Saturdays, 4:30-5 p.m. In-person with protocols. stmary.vermontcatholic.org, stmarys11comcast.net.

ST. STEPHEN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH. On the green in Middlebury at 3 Main St. The Rev. Paul V. Olsson, priest-in-charge. Most services and programs meet in-person and on Zoom. Sundays: 8 a.m., in-person only, 10:30 a.m., in-person and via Zoom. Link at zoom.us/j/360635588. More info at www.ststephensmidd.org and  ststephensmiddlebury@gmail.com.

Monkton

MONKTON FRIENDS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. 78 Monkton Ridge. Paul Hoffman, pastor, 802-453-3020. Sunday worship/youth education program, 9 a.m.  

New Haven

NEW HAVEN CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH. 91 Town Hill Rd. Pastor Abigail Diehl-Noble. 802-282-6944. Worship and Sunday School in our Children’s Church, Sundays at 10 a.m. Info: pastornewhavenchurchvt@gmail.com and www.newhavencongregationalchurch.com.

NEW HAVEN UNITED REFORMED CHURCH. 1660 Ethan Allen Highway (Route 7). Rev. Andrew Knott, pastor. 802-388-1345. Morning Worship Sundays, 10 a.m. Sunday School/Catechism, 11:15 a.m. Evening Worship, 7 p.m. Also available on YouTube and SermonAudio. www.nhurc.org.

 

Orwell

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH. The Rev. David Anderson, pastor. 802-948-2900. In-person Sunday worship service, 10 a.m. Masks and social distancing required. Readings for home worship at firstcongregationalchurchorwell.com. orwellcongregationalchurch@gmail.com.

SAINT PAUL’S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. 75 Church St., Fr. Kevin Chalifoux. 802-468-5706. Mass, Sundays, 11 a.m.; Father Chalifoux, kchalifoux@vermontcatholic.org or general parish, olsdvt@yahoo.com www.ourladysevendolors.vermontcatholic.org. www.facebook.com/olsdvt.

Panton

PANTON COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH. 49 Adams Ferry Road, just around the corner from the Panton General Store. Pastor Tom Lupien. Worship Sundays at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday evening Bible study is held in a local home; call for details. 802-734-8573.  Masks optional. pantonchurchvermont@gmail.com. www.pantonchurchvt.org.

Ripton

RIPTON COMMUNITY CHURCH, UNITED METHODIST. No regular services, but the facility is available for religious and social events. 802-388-0338.

Rochester

FEDERATED CHURCH OF ROCHESTER. The Rev. Gregory Homan, pastor. 802-767-3012. Sunday worship, 10 a.m. 802-767-3012. Sunday school during the school year. Call to confirm at 802-767-3012 or email at fdchroch@myfairpoint.net. 

ST. ELIZABETH ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. 169 South Main St. Rev. Father Scott A. Gratton. 802-728-5251. Vigil Mass. Saturday, 4 p.m. Adoration, Saturdays, 3-4 p.m. Confession, Saturdays, 3-3:50 p.m. OLAOLV@vermontcatholic.org. ourladyvt.org.

Salisbury

SALISBURY CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH (UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST). The Rev. John Grivetti, pastor. Sundays, 10 a.m. 

Shoreham

SHOREHAM CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH-UCC. Marion Paquette, pastor. Intersection of Main and School streets. Sunday service, 10 a.m., downstairs in Fellowship Hall during winter months. 802-897-2687.

Starksboro

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF STARKSBORO. 2806 Vermont Route 116. Services conducted by laypersons, Sunday mornings, 10 a.m. Sunday school, 9 a.m. Food share, Sundays. 2:30 p.m., Age Well Grab & Go meals/Everybody eats, Fridays, 3:30 p.m. www.starksborobaptistchurch.org.

Vergennes/Waltham

ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHRISTIAN CENTER. 1759 Route 7, Vergennes. Pastor Guy Miller.  802.877.3903. In-person services Sundays, 9 and 10:45 a.m. or on Facebook page. Kids ministry at 10:45 a.m. only. Visit online at agccvt.org or on Facebook & Instagram.

CHAMPLAIN VALLEY CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH. 73 Church St., Waltham. The Rev. Phillip Westra, pastor. 802-877-2500. Sunday worship services 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. in person or online at cvcrc.net. 

CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF VERGENNES (UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST). 30 S. Water Street. The Rev. Elliott Munn, pastor. 802-877-2435, vucc@vergennesucc.org, www.vergennesucc.org. In-person and online services, Sundays, 9:30 a.m. Yoga, second Saturdays; 9-9:45 a.m., gentle/chair yoga, 10-11:15 a.m., flow yoga.

 

ST. PAUL’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH. Corner of Main and Park streets, Vergennes. Rev. Jill Rierdan, pastor. 802-877-3322. Services in person or via Zoom, Sundays, 9:30 a.m. Zoom link at us02web.zoom.us/j/85692479113. saintpaulsvergennes@gmail.comwww.saintpaulsvergennes.org.

ST. PETER’S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. 85 South Maple St. The Rev. Yvon Royer, pastor. 802-877-2367. Masses: Saturdays, 4:30 p.m.; Sundays, 11 a.m.; Mondays, 6 p.m.; Wednesdays, 12:05 p.m. Confession, Saturday, 3:30-4:20 p.m. or by appointment.

VERGENNES UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. 121 Main St., Vergennes, across from the Vergennes Opera House. Street parking. The Rev. Paul Hoffman & Rev. Mike Doran. 802-877-3376. Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m. vergenneswestaddisonumc@gmail.com.

VICTORY BAPTIST CHURCH. 862 Route 7. Senior pastor Tim Taylor; Youth and Music pastor John Kaufman. Sunday services: Bible hour 9:45 a.m., Worship services 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Prayer and Bible study for adults. Deaf interpretation available. 802-877-3393.

Weybridge

WEYBRIDGE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH. 2790 Weybridge Rd. Caryne Eskridge, pastor. 802-545-2579. weybridgechurch@gmail.com, www.weybridgechurch.org.  Worship Sundays, 10 a.m.

Whiting

WHITING COMMUNITY CHURCH. Brett Cody, pastor. In-person services, Service Times: Sunday School: 9:30 a.m., Sunday Morning: 10:30 a.m.; Wednesday Night Kids & Youth, 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday Night Bible Study, 7:00 p.m. Masks recommended, but optional.