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!
Advent Vespers Services - Tuesday December 6 and 20, 6:00 pm
We will be hosting two Advent Vespers this Advent season. These are brief (35-45 minute) services featuring readings, music, and prayer. The theme for this years services will be, "When God Comes Down" and will feature readings about Mary, Joseph, Elizabeth, and Zechariah. The services are followed by a pot luck supper in Baker Hall. Everyone is welcome at these services and you do not need to bring food to participate in the pot luck as there is always enough to share. We hope to see you there!
Christmas Pageant and Luncheon - Sunday December 11 at 10:00 AM
During the worship service on Sunday December 11 the children of our church school will be presenting our Annual Christmas Pageant. Following the service on that morning everyone is invited to join us for a festive Christmas luncheon.
Christmas Eve Service of Lessons and Carols - Saturday December 24 at 7:00 PM
Please join us for our annual Christmas Eve service of lessons and carols. We will hear the story of the birth of the Christ child told in Scripture. There will be lots of carols and special music. We will dim the lights and sing Silent Night by candlelight and then finish with Joy to the World. This is a family friendly service and all are welcome to join us.
Christmas Morning Worship - Sunday December 25 at 10:00 AM
We will celebrate the birth of the Christ child with songs and stories. There will be lots of carol and a message based on the Dr. Seuss story, How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Please join us for this intimate service of celebration.
Thrift Shop Closed for the Season
Our Thrift Shop is closed for the season as of Saturday, December 3. We are not accepting donations at this time. The Thrift Shop will reopen in February at a date to be determined.
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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