Welcome to the online home of West Yarmouth Congregational Church, United Church of Christ. We are an open and welcoming church rooted in the Congregational tradition. Every Sunday we gather for worship at 10:00 am. We celebrate Holy Communion on the first Sunday of every month. During our Sunday services we offer nursery care and Sunday school with grades beginning at Pre-K and continuing through eight grade. We also offer a variety of special services throughout the year. During the season of Lent we have a traditional Ash Wednesday service as well as a Tenebrae service on Maundy Thursday. We also offer several Lenten Vespers services as well. On Easter Sunday we gather for a Sunrise service at Sea Gull Beach and a traditional Easter service in our sanctuary. During the months of July and August we offer Beach Services at Sea Gull Beach at 7:00 am. During the season of Advent we also hold several Advent Vespers services. On Christmas Eve we have a traditionalcandlelight service of Lessons and Carols beginning at 7:00 pm. Please feel free to contact our church office if you have any questions about our worship service. The office is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am. until 2:00 pm. Also, please refer to the Calendar page of this website for dates and times of other church events. Please remember that all are welcome here at West Yarmouth Congregational Church, United Church of Christ!
Ongoing Event - Uno Chicago Grille Doughraiser - Uno's at the Airport Rotary in Hyannis
We have an ongoing fundraiser in place with Uno's Chicago Grille in Hyannis. Go there anytime and tell your server you are there for the, "West Yarmouth Congregational Church Doughraiser" and 20% of your total bill will come back to the church as a donation. It is that simple!This is an ongoing fundraiser and Uno's has been a wonderful supporter of our church community so let's please support them in return.
Church School Rally Day and All Church Picnic - Sunday September 13 beginning at 10:00 am.
Please join us as we kick off our Church School year with a special celebration. We will gather in the sanctuary at 10:00 am. There will be lots of special music and an enhanced Children's Message. Following the Children's Message the children will head off to Church School to meet their teachers. That same morning, after coffee hour, we will gather on the front lawn for our Annual All Church Picnic. The church will supply the hamburgs and hot dogs with all the fixins as well as beverages. We ask that you bring a dish or dessert to share as you can. Please do not feel you need to bring something to attend as there is always more than enough. We will have lawn games, music, and a Bouncy House for the kids. Please come join us as everyone is welcome!
28th Annual Blessing of the Animals - Saturday September 19, 10:00 am.
Please bring your furry, fluffy, feathered, or scally friends for a special blessing. We will gather on the front lawn at 10:00 am for a brief liturgy which will be followed by a blessing through prayer and laying on of hands for each animal. We believe that all of God's creatures are valued and loved by God and this blessing is a way of demonstrating that love. We hope to see you there!
Pumpkins Arrive Saturday September 26
The day everyone has been waiting for is coming soon. We are scheduled to recieve our first truck load of pumpkins on 9/26. If all goes as scheduled our front lawn will be covered with a huge selection of gourds of every size, shape, and color. The Pumpkin Patch will be offically open for business as soon as the truck is unloaded (probably around Noon)!
Thrift Shop open Wednesday through Saturday 11:00am until 3:00pm
Our Thrift Shop is located in the basement underneath our Sanctuary. They carry a wide variety of items including clothing, housewares, books, toys, and many other things. The Thrift Shop is staffed by volunteers from our church family and all items are donated. All proceeds are used to fund the ministry of our congreation in our community and in the wider world.
West Yarmouth Congregtional Church, United Church of Christ is located on Route 28 in West Yarmouth. Please note that if you are using GPS to find us you need to enter our address as "383 Route 28, West Yarmouth, Massachusetts" to get accurate directions. Local directions are as follows:
We are located directly on Route 28 on the corner of Lewis Road, next door to the West Yarmouth Library. We are approximately 3.5 miles west of the Bass River Bridge and approximately 2.5 miles east of the Airport Rotary in Hyannis.
Route 6 (east and west)
Take exit 7 from Route 6. Turn left at the end of the exit ramp. Turn left onto Higgins-Crowell Rd (look to the left for our sign at the corner) Follow Higgins Crowell Rd. for approximately 2.5 miles to Route 28. Turn right onto Route 28, the church will be 1/4 mile on your left.
West Yarmouth Congregational Church, 383 Route 28, West Yarmouth, Ma. 02637, (508) 775-0891, www.wyccucc.org
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