A Thriving Spiritual Community

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Annisquam
Village Church

820 Washington St.
Gloucester, MA

Annisquam Village Church Logo

Annisquam
Village Church

820 Washington St.
Gloucester, MA

A Thriving Spiritual Community

We Welcome You

Wherever You are on the Spiritual Journey

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New to Our Church

We welcome all wherever you  may be on the spiritual journey.

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Online Worship Service

Sunday Morning at 10:00 a.m.
(via Zoom)

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Midweek Prayer

Thursdays @ 7:00 p.m.
(via Zoom)

Get Involved

Outreach programs: Open Door; Action Shelter; Family Promise

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For Families

Lessons for children by Peg Koller to accompany Sunday's service

Meet Our Pastor

Rev. Sue Koehler-Arsenault;
Meet AVC's pastor and the rest of AVC's staff

rev-sue-preaching-labyrinth-outside

New to Our Church

We welcome all wherever you  may be on the spiritual journey.

online-service-avc-sunday

Online Worship Service

Sunday Morning at 10:00 a.m.
(via Zoom)

midweek-prayer

Midweek Prayer

Thursdays @ 7:00 p.m.
(via Zoom)

Get Involved

Outreach programs: Open Door; Action Shelter; Family Promise

regligious-education-avc

For Families

Lessons for children by Peg Koller to accompany Sunday's service

Meet Our Pastor

Rev. Sue Koehler-Arsenault;
Meet AVC's pastor and the rest of AVC's staff

What’s Happening

Upcoming events are detailed in our Facebook posts
and in Rev. Sue’s Daily Message.
Please follow us on Facebook
and sign up for the Daily Message to stay informed.

From Hate to Love

From Hate to Love

To walk by faith and not by sight is to hold loosely our judgments of others; to remember that we never have the whole story; to trust that God’s love can do something new in us, in the other person or group, and in our relationships. It’s leaving room for grace and believing that enemies can become friends. 

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Everything is Made New!

Everything is Made New!

There are 27 (twenty-seven!) books  in the New Testament.  They tell stories and share letters that tell us about Jesus and his followers. More than half of the books in the New Testament are written by the Apostle Paul.  Paul was a well-educated man who spoke at least three languages.  He did not always follow Jesus.  As a matter of fact as a young man he was a Pharisee who persecuted...

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What is Special about AVC?

Let Our Members Tell You

I find peace here. And the church community makes me a better person.

When I need it, I feel this big hug. The whole place embraces me.

Coming here is meditative, contemplative. A time for quiet reflection.

I seek wholeness, and I am here because there is so much room for everyone.

I find peace here. And the church community makes me a better person.

When I need it, I feel this big hug. The whole place embraces me.

Coming here is meditative, contemplative. A time for quiet reflection.

I seek wholeness, and I am here because there is so much room for everyone.