The Congregational Church of Middlebury, UCC

  We are an Open and Affirming Congregation of the United Church of Christ.

  No matter who you are or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here. 

We are a congregation of about 400 active members. Founded in 1790, the church first gathered to worship in our sanctuary in 1809. OUR DOORS ARE OPEN TO ALL. We are a community of peace, love and justice. We don't claim to have all the answers, but we ask questions together. We believe God's love is big enough for everyone.

Christmas Eve Service

Join us!
Our Christmas Eve Service will premiere at 4:00 p.m. on December 24th, but will be available to you and your family any time after that.



All are welcome here

Worship: Our worship services are currently online (Facebook and Youtube) at 10:00 a.m. on Sundays. We also offer a Morning Prayer service at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesdays via Zoom. 

What We Believe: Our congregation is a part of the United Church of Christ. You can learn more about our denomination and read our church's covenant here

Children: Children are always welcome in worship and in Church School. When we meet in person, nursery care is available from 9:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Parking and Accessibility: The Seymour Street parking lot and north entrance to Fellowship Hall have designated accessible spaces and ramps.The North Pleasant Street (Route 7) entrance also has accessible spaces and ramps. Learn more.

  • Mindful Mornings with Melissa

    Begins - Monday, November 30th (4 weeks)

    9:00 a.m.

    Bringing the Spirit of Advent to mind and body through breath work, meditation, and gentle movement. 

    Learn more

  • 3 Ways you Can help your neighbors during the holidays

    Here are three easy ways to help!

  • Advent Book Study with Pastor Elizabeth

    Join Pastor Elizabeth in an Advent Book study on each Monday in Advent, starting December 30 at 7:00 p.m. 

    Learn more

  • Grieving Group with Elise Blair

    Starting mid-December, our church will be offering a Grieving Group for anyone in our community who is experiencing or has experienced loss of any kind. 

    Learn more


Worship and connect online

While our church building is currently is closed due to COVID-19, Church certainly is not! In order to protect the most vulnerable in our community, we are worshipping together virtually each Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. You can find our services on our Facebook page or YouTube channel. There you can also find music clips, reflections from our pastors, and other relevant content.

  • our facebook page

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  • submit prayer request

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