Send religious events and ongoing listings at least two weeks before the event date, to: Amy Berkowitz, Times Herald-Record, P.O. Box 2046, Middletown 10940, or email aberkowitz@th-record.com or call 346-3155.

 

Bullville United Methodist Church: Routes 17K & 302. Pastor Scharlise Dorsey. 361-3032.

• Women's Bible Study "Broken & Blessed" 6:30 p.m. Wed., Oct. 2-Nov. 6. How God used one imperfect family to change the world.

 

Kingston

St. John’s Episcopal Church: 207 Albany Ave. in Kingston.

• Movies With Spirit - “Adaptation” 7 p.m. Sept. 21, St. John’s Episcopal Church. Stewart’s Shops will offer free ice cream to everyone who attends. Starring Nicolas Cage and Meryl Streep.

 

Middletown

First Congregational Church: 35 E. Main St., Middletown, free, featuring the Green Pond Bible Chapel Worship Team. 343-5764. fccmiddletown.net.

• Praise & Worship Music Celebration, 7 p.m. Oct. 12.

Unitarian Universalist Church: 6 Orchard St. 343-3858.

Services held 11 a.m. Sun. On the last Sunday service of each month, we have a potluck lunch. Other Sundays, coffee hour follows.

• Sept. 22, Oct. 20, Nov. 24 - The Rev. Emily Boardman

• Sept. 29, Oct. 27, Nov. 17 - Margaret Johnson for yoga service

 

Newburgh

Grace United Methodist Church: 468 Broadway. 562-6891.

• Gold Star Family Recognition service, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 29. 

House of God Hebrew Pentecostal Church: 149 William St. Bishop Robert L. Diaz. 569-8700  or email: HouseofGod@netzero.com.
• Feast Of Trumpets - Rosh Hashana service, 8 p.m. Sept. 2.
• Rosh Hashana service, noon and 2:30 p.m. Sept. 30.
• Yom Kippur, 8 p.m. Oct. 8 and noon Oct. 9.
• Feast Of Tabernacles, 8 p.m. Oct. 13, 18, 20; 3 p.m. Oct. 14; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15-17; noon and 3 p.m. Oct. 19 and Oct. 21.

 

New Windsor

Orange County Prayer Breakfast: Nov. 13, Anthony’s Pier 9, 2975 U.S. 9 W. NASA astronaut Jeffrey Williams, a retired U.S. Army Colonel. Receive five seats at the breakfast for a tax-deductible donation of $300. 393-4805. prayerbreakfastoc@gmail.com.

 

Rock Tavern

Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Rock Tavern: 9 Vance Road. Services start at 10:30 a.m., unless otherwise specified. 496-9696 Uucrt.org.

• Sept. 22: Rev. Chris Antal, Power and Light. In May, Rev. Antal rode his bike to Washington, D.C., with Interfaith Power and Light (IPL). The UUCRT is a member congregation of the New York chapter of IPL. Rev. Antal will share about his ride.

• Sept. 29: Jaye Moyer, Exploring Forgiveness – Zen teacher, Joko Beck.

 

ONGOING

Please note: Church and other ongoing religious listings will be printed on a space-available, rotating basis each week in alphabetical order by town/village. It’s officially summer, so please send an email to aberkowitz@th-record.com to update your worship times.

Ridgebury

The Church at Ridgebury: 671 Ridgebury Road. Worship, 10:30 a.m. Sun.; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Handicapped-accessible. 355-7803 or ridgebury.org.

Rock Hill

Rock Hill Church of the Nazarene: 210 Katrina Falls Road. Worship services, 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sun.; Sunday school, 9:45 a.m. Prayer and Bible study, 7 p.m. Wed. Nursery available for the two Sunday morning services. Handicapped-accessible. The Rev. Roy Shaffer. 796-3729.

Rock Hill United Methodist Church: 254 Rock Hill Drive. Worship, 11 a.m. Sun. The Rev. Jack Polin. 796-3833.

Rock Tavern

Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Rock Tavern: 9 Vance Lane. 496-9696.

• Worship, 10:30 a.m. Sun.

• Mindfulness Meditation, 9-9:15 a.m. Sun., in the sanctuary; Qi Gong/Tai Chi, 9:30-10:15 a.m.

Westminster Presbyterian Church: 614 Station Road. Call 496 7971. Worship at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sun. Sunday school for all ages, 11:15 a.m. Sermons may be heard online; for directions and youth/children program details, go to westminsterchurch-ny.org.

Roscoe

United Church of Roscoe: Old Route 17 and Church Street. Worship, 10 a.m. Sun.; Sunday school, 9 a.m. Visitors welcome. Call 498-5153.

Salisbury Mills

Hope Chapel Mission Church of Christ: 40 Clove Road. Worship, 11 a.m. Sun.; Sunday school, 10 a.m. Bible study, 6 p.m. Tues. The Rev. Izett Bassier, pastor. 496-2475.

Shohola, Pa.

Followers Christian Fellowship: 1014 Route 6. Prayer, 9:30 a.m. Sun. Worship, 10 a.m. Sun., at Comfort Inn in Port Jervis. Home Fellowship, 7 p.m. Wed., at Shohola location. 570-409-0491.

St. Jacobi Lutheran Church: 108 Glen Drive, Service, 11 a.m. Sun. Church School, 10 a.m. Sun. 570-559-7676. The Reverend Robert P. Mitchell, stjacobishohola.org.

Slate Hill

Faith Reformed Church: South Centerville Road. Service, 10:30 a.m. Sun.; Sunday school for age 3-adult, 9:30 a.m. Dr. Albert Potgieter, pastor, and Dr. Bert Van Soest, pastor emeritus. 355-6709.

Grace United Methodist Church: 12 Ridgebury Hill Road. Adult Bible class and Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10 a.m. Sun. Kevin J. Mulqueen, pastor. Call 355-2805.

Love Gospel Church (Iglesia Evangelio de Amor): South Centerville Road. Bilingual church meetings at Faith Reformed Church, 6 S. Centerville Road. Worship, 3:30-5 p.m. Sun.; Sunday school, 2:30-3:25 p.m. Family worship, 7:30-9 p.m. Thurs. The Rev. Millie Melendez. 692-2031.

Open Door Fellowship: Minisink Middle School auditorium, Route 6. Contemporary Christian worship service, 10:30 a.m. Sun. Call pastor Larry Scarzfava at 355-3185.

Sloatsburg

Sloatsburg United Methodist Church (a Church of the Hudson Highlands Cooperative Parish), 93 Orange Turnpike. Worship service 10:00 a.m. Sunday. Holy communion first Sunday of each month. Pastor Ross Topliff. 753-2059.

South Fallsburg

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church: 5277 Route 42. Service with Holy Eucharist, 8:15 a.m. Sun. Organists Sue and Fred Van Wagner. Coffee hour follows services. Handicapped-accessible. A member of the Delaware Catskill Episcopal Ministry. 887-4742.

Second Chance Christian Fellowship Center: 5198 Main St., South Fallsburg. 434-1270, secondchance127.org or secondchance127@aol.com.

• Worship service, 10 a.m. Sun.

• Bible study, 7 p.m. Mon.

• Advanced Bible Study, 7 p.m. Wed.

• Women of Hope Ministry, 7 p.m. Thurs.

• Teen Ministry, 10 a.m. Sat.

Sparrowbush

Sparrowbush United Methodist Church: 39 Main St. Sunday school, 9:45 a.m., for ages 2-18. Worship, 11 a.m. Sun. Handicapped-accessible. Amy Garrett, pastor. 856-1936.

Stone Ridge

Christ the King Episcopal Church: 3021 Route 213. Holy Eucharist, 8 and 10 a.m. Sun., 5:30 p.m. Wed. Church school, youth group, Bible study, food pantry. 687-9414 or ctkstoneridge.org.

Rondout Valley United Methodist Church: Route 209 at Schoonmaker Lane. The Rev. Caroline Berninger, pastor. 687-9090. Sunday service, 10:45 a.m.

Stony Point

Saint John’s in the Wilderness Episcopal Church: 100 St. Johns Road. Services, 12:30 p.m. Sun. stjohnsinthewilderness.com. 786-0366.

Sugar Loaf

Sugar Loaf United Methodist Church: 1387 Kings Highway. Pastor Susan Chupungco. 469-2583.

• Sunday service, 9 a.m. Sun.

• Faithful Friday Youth Education, 5 p.m. Fri.

Summitville

Catskill Zen Center: Offers regular instruction and practice sessions in Zen meditation and Buddhist religious and philosophical principles. Sessions 4-7 p.m. Sat. Free; reservations required. Call Jim Giorgi, 344-6068.

Mamakating United Methodist Church: Old Route 209. Worship service, 9 a.m. Sun. Service, 7 p.m. Thurs. The Rev. Robert Moore. Food pantry service upon request. Call 733-6765.

Sundown

Sundown United Methodist Church: Peekamoose Road. Worship, 8:30 a.m. Sun. United Methodist Women, 1 p.m. Tues. Seung Jin Hong, pastor. 985-2283.

Thompson Ridge

Hopewell Presbyterian Church: Route 302. Worship and Sunday School, 10:30 a.m. Sun. Sept.- June. Handicapped parking and wheelchair ramp church side entrance. Coffee and fellowship every week after services. 361-1976, hopewellpres@frontiernet.net.

Tuxedo

St. Elizabeth’s Chapel: Eagle Valley Road. Worship, 10 a.m. Sun. Sunday school, 9:45 a.m. Handicapped-accessible. Call the Right Rev. George Langberg or the Rev. Robert Ley at 753-2580.

St. Mary’s-in-Tuxedo: 10 Fox Hill Road. The Rev. Elizabeth “Betty” S. McWhorter, 351-5122. Preschool director, Ida Payne, 351-2389. stmarysintuxedo.org.

• Holy Eucharist, 8 and 10 a.m. Sun.; Sunday school and childcare, 9:50 a.m.

• Holy Eucharist and Bible study, 10-10:45 a.m. Wed.; first Wed. includes anointing

• Donations needed for Sloatsburg United Methodist Church food pantry. Items needed include fruit juices, sugar, pancake mix and syrup, hot cereals, ketchup, mayonnaise, mustard, salad dressing, evaporated and powdered milk, coffee and creamer, tea, crackers, snack foods and baby items.

• Children’s clothing being collected for South African children helped through CARRYOU and local low-income families. Donations, clean and in good condition, may be left at the church. Contact Sue Heywood at asheywood@msn.com, or 351-3473.

• Preschool openings available. Contact Susan Cummings, scummings@stmarysintuxedo.org.

• Child care available, 2:45-6 p.m. one-five days per week. Includes homework supervision. Call Carol Matthews, 893-6530.

Vails Gate

New Harvest Christian Church: 1230 Route 94. Contemporary Full-Gospel Church. Services, 10 a.m. Sun. School of Holy Spirit, 6:30 p.m. Sun. Monthly speakers. Bible study, ministry to children and teens. 568-0135.

Vails Gate Church of Christ: 302 Old Forge Hill Road. Worship, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sun. Bible study for children and adults at 10 a.m. Sun.

Vails Gate United Methodist Church: 854 Blooming Grove Turnpike, Route 94 (next to firehouse). Pastor Julia Winward. 562-0580 or vgumc.org.

• Worship service, 9 a.m. Sun., until Sept. 1. Coffee and fellowship following services every Sun.

Walden

Coldenham Reformed Presbyterian Church: 469 Coldenham Road, Walden.

Christian education hour begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship service, 11 a.m.

Pastor Stephen Welch 564-3924. coldenhamchurch.org

First Reformed Church: 70 Scofield St.The Rev. James O’Connell. 778-5405.

• Worship, 10 a.m. Sun. Nursery provided. Children’s Sunday School, 9 a.m.

• Men’s Devotional Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. Sat.

Freedom Road Bible Church: 850 Route 52. Pastor Rick Bruschi. Call 778-4290 or visit frbcny.org.

• Sunday worship 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sun. Nursery provided. Adult and children’s Sunday school, 9 a.m. Children’s church 10:30 a.m. Sun.

• Awana and Youth 6:30 p.m. Fri. Ladies’ Christian Book Club, 7 p.m. second Sat. Men’s breakfast, 8:30 a.m. second Sat. Women’s Ministry, Men’s Ministry, Young Married Couples Ministry, Fabulous Forties/Nifty Fifties Ministry, Visitation Ministry, Prayer Chain, VBS, Missions.

Greater Love Deliverance Center II: 175 South Montgomery St. 313-3122.

• Morning Worship, 9-10:30 a.m. Sun., beginning with prayer; Sunday school, 8:30 a.m.

• Tuesday night prayer, 7 p.m. Tues.; Bible study, 7:30 p.m.

• Youth Night, 7-9 p.m. every fourth Fri.

• Young Men’s Mentorship Program, 1-3 p.m. every third Sat.

Most Precious Blood Roman Catholic Parish: 42 Walnut St. Vigil Mass, 4:30 p.m. Sat. Masses, 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m. Sun. The Rev. Thomas Colucci. 778-5719.

Trinity Lutheran Church: Route 208. Call 778-7119.

• Worship, 8 and 11 a.m. Sun.; Sunday school for all ages, 9:40 a.m. Sun.

• Youth small group for sixth- to 12th-graders, 7-8:30 p.m. Wed.

• Alpha program, 6:15 p.m. Thurs.

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church: Municipal Square, 15 Walnut St. Service with Holy Communion 10 a.m. Sun., followed by coffee hour fellowship. Nursery provided. Call 778-5310.

Victory Church of God: 4 Scofield St., off Main Street. Pastor Dean Dykman, 778-2768.

• Worship service, 11 a.m. Sun. Children’s Sunday school during service.

• Prayer, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wed. Joy Bells and Blue Bells, 7-8 p.m. Wed.

Walden United Methodist Church: 1206 Route 52. Worship, 11:30 a.m. Sun. at St. Andrew’s Church, Municipal Square, 15 Walnut St.; Sunday school, 10 a.m. Evening service, 7 p.m. Wed. The Rev. Matthew Querns. 778-7035.

Walker Valley

Mountain View United Methodist Church: Route 52, with services in Pine Bush. 625-8629. themountainviewumc.org.

• Sunday worship, 8 and 10 a.m. Sun. Sunday School, 10 a.m. Sun.

• Youth Group, 7 p.m. Mon.

Wallkill (hamlet of)

New Hurley Reformed Church: 1145 Route 208. Call 895-3794.

• Worship, 11 a.m. Sun.; Bible study for all ages, 10 a.m.

• Alcoholics Anonymous 7:30 p.m. Tues. and Thurs.; women’s AA meeting, 7:30 p.m. Fri. Nursery provided.

Reformed Church of Shawangunk: 1166 Hoagerburgh Road. 895-2952.

• Worship Service, 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sun.; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Fellowship coffee hour, noon.

St. Benedict’s Roman Catholic Chapel: 70 Wallkill Ave. Vigil Mass, 6:30 p.m. Sat. The Rev. Thomas Colucci. 778-5719.

Wallkill (Town of)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: 790 Silverlake Scotchtown Road. 692-0364, 342-0238; in Spanish (español), call 342-9057. Sacrament services 10 a.m. Sun., followed by Sunday school, and Gospel-centered meetings for men, women, teenagers and children. Nursery provided (after sacrament meeting) for 18 months-3 years old. Meetings end at 1 p.m.

Wantage, N.J.

Holy Spirit Orthodox Church: 102 Route 284. Fr. Gregory White. holyspiritwantagenj@gmail.com or 973-702-0622. holyspiritorthodox.org

Bible Study, 7 p.m. Tues.

• Vespers/Confessions, 5 p.m. Sat. Hours at 9:40 a.m. and Divine Liturgy, 10 a.m. Sun.; Church School at 11:30 a.m. Refreshments and fellowship follow Liturgy. Programs and services are in English.

Warwick

Calvary Baptist Church: Kings Highway and Wisner Road. Contemporary worship, 8:30 a.m. Sun. Family study hour, 9:45 a.m. Sun. Traditional worship, 11 a.m. Sun. (junior church at all services). The Rev. Craig Adams Jr., pastor. 986-2130.

Christ Episcopal Church: 50 South St. The Rev. James W. Erwin Jr., rector. Handicapped accessible. 986-3440 or christchurch.org.

• Services with Holy Eucharist: Sun., 7:45 a.m. (traditional); 9 a.m., (family, hymns); 11 a.m. (choir). Coffee hour/Sunday school, 10 a.m.

• Thrift shop, 9:30 a.m.-noon Sat.

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church: 95 Kings Highway. Sunday Worship, 9:30 a.m. Sun. Sunday School, 10:30 a.m. September-May. 986-3040. WarwickLutheranChurch.org.

Latinos Unidos en Cristo el Señor: A nondenominational Spanish-language service, meets at 8:30 a.m. first and third Sun. at the Amity Presbyterian Church, 103 Newport Bridge Road. For more information or to request transportation from the Alamo Farmworkers Center in Goshen, 8 a.m. pickup, call pastor John Velez at 908-453-2287.

Pine Island Bible Church: 9 Little Brooklyn Road. Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. Sun.; prayer meeting, 1 p.m.; Bible study and youth groups, 7 p.m. Wed. Call 258-2111.

Union AME Church: 98 McEwen St. Worship service, 11 a.m. Sun.; Church school, 10 a.m. Bible study, 7 p.m. Wed. Prayer service, 7 p.m. Fri. The Rev. Ann Marie Bentsi-Addison Posey. 986-3649. info@unionamechurch.org. unionamechurch.org.

Valley Bible Church: 46 Ronald Reagan Blvd. Bible hour at 9:30 a.m. every Sun. Fellowship afterwards and worship service at 11 a.m. Sun. Pastor, Kevin McGuinness. Vbchurch.org. 986-6984.

Warwick Center: Hoyt Road. Call 986-1164.

Warwick Reformed Church: 16 Maple Ave. (across from hospital). Unified service, 10:30 a.m. Sun.; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., for preschool-adult. The Rev. Michael Otte. warwickreformedchurch.org or 986-4517.

Warwick United Methodist Church: 135 Forester Ave. The Rev. Jennifer Morrow. Handicapped accessible. 986-1030, wumc135@gmail.com or warwickumc.com.

• Traditional worship service, 8:30 a.m. Sun.; praise and family service, 10 a.m. Child care for infants through age 5 and children’s Sunday school during 10 a.m. service.

Washingtonville

First Presbyterian Church: 30 Goshen Ave., Route 208 north of intersection with Route 94. Handicapped-accessible. The Rev. Martha Carlson, pastor. 496-3814. firstpres@frontiernet.net. fpcw.makeswebsites.com.

• Sunday Worship Service with Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Weekly Bible Study, 9:30 a.m. Thurs.

St. Anne’s Episcopal Church: 179 E. Main St. Bob Fitzpatrick, pastor. Holy Eucharist service, 10 a.m. Sun. Call 496-3961 or visit stanneswashingtonville@diceseny.org.

St. Mary’s Church: 2 Goshen Ave. Mass, 4 p.m., and 5:30 p.m. Sat. and 7:30 a.m., 9:15 a.m., and 10:30 a.m. and noon and 6 p.m. Sun. Confession after all Masses. 496-4101.

Wawarsing

Community Bible Church: Route 209. Sunday school for all ages, 9 a.m. Worship service, 10:30 a.m. Sun. Evening service, 6:30 p.m. Sun. 647-6516.

White Sulphur Springs

White Sulphur Springs United Methodist Church: Route 52. 292-8269.

Sunday worship, 10 a.m. Church school, 9 a.m. Oct.-May. Summer worship June-Labor Day 9 a.m. Bible Study, 10 a.m. Wed. Rev. Bridgette LeConey.

West Park

Church of the Ascension: 1585 Route 9W. Congregation linked with Holy Trinity Church in Highland. The Rev. Jennifer Barrows, priest-in-charge. Call 384-6723 or visit ascensionholytrinity.org.

• Sun. Eucharist, Rite II, 9:30 a.m.

• Holy Eucharist, Rite II, 7 p.m. Wed.

Westbrookville

Westbrookville Community Chapel United Methodist Church: 23 Pine Kill Road. 754-7501. WCC.UMC@mail.com.

• Faith Seekers Study, 1 p.m. Sun. Worship[ Service: 2 p.m. Sun. Coffee Hour following service. Weekly Bible Study, 7 p.m. Wed.

Westtown

Westtown Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 807-817 Route 284, Westtown, PO Box 299. Sunday Worship Service, 10 a.m., with Children’s Church at 10:15 a.m. Pastor Jonathan Mikule. Handicapped accessible. 726-3922.