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.

True Greatness

True Greatness

The heart of Christian life is a willingness to be there for others at the worst moments of their lives. How willing are we to continue to companion others when they’ve lost a job, or had a mental health breakdown, or can’t seem to find their way out of addiction? How willing are we to be of service by simply being with others in the midst of life’s suffering?

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“Welcoming the Stranger, Becoming Friends”

“Welcoming the Stranger, Becoming Friends”

This Sunday at worship, our church will welcome our friends Swami Yogatmananda and members of The Vedanta Society of Providence .  We will worship God together and celebrate the 1893 visit from Swami Vivekananda (pronounced SWAH – Me  Viv-Ee Ka-NAN- Da.)  After worship we will gather together for some refreshments: savory Indian treats, sandwiches, and desserts. Gathering around a...

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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.