Call numbers listed for study, service, and children’s program schedules.
House of Prayer
7 Sachem Way, off Vineyard Haven-Edgartown Rd., near Barnes Rd., Oak Bluffs. 508-696-9916. Pastor Marcia J. Buckley. Family services: Sun., 9:30 and 10:30 am; Wed., 6:30 pm; 4th Fri., 7 pm, community prayer.
ASSEMBLIES OF GOD
Vineyard Assembly of God
1048 State Rd., Vineyard Haven. 508-696-7576. Pastor Joseph Dockter. Services: Sun., 10:30 am; Wed., 6:30 pm.
Mission Calvary Church
32 Surveyor’s Ln., Vineyard Haven. 508-685-7690. Pastors Joao and Sonia Barbosa. Services: Sun., 7 pm, family service; Wed., 7:30 pm, Victory Night.
Revival Church for the Nations/Igreja do Avivamento para as Nações
60 Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Rd., Oak Bluffs. 508-696-3835; rcnmv.com. Services: Sun., Wed., Fri., 7:30 pm.
For information: 508-693-4905.
Gay Head Community Baptist Church
Church St., Aquinnah. The Rev. Ellen Tatreau. 508-693-1539; firstbaptistvineyardhaven.org. Services: Sun., 9 am. Dec. 14 Third Sunday Advent “A Time of Joy.” Dec. 21 Fourth Sunday Advent “A Time of Love.” Dec. 24 Christmas Eve Candlelight services at 5 pm.
First Baptist Church
Spring and William Sts., Vineyard Haven. The Rev. Ellen Tatreau. 508-693-1539; firstbaptistvineyardhaven.org. Services: Sun., 11 am. Dec. 14 Third Sunday Advent “A Time of Joy.” Dec. 20 Annual Christmas Tea & Sale, 1-3 pm, $4 children, $8 adults. Dec. 21 Fourth Sunday Advent “A Time of Love.” Special Christmas reception at 12 noon. Dec. 24 Christmas Eve Candlelight services at 7 pm.
Bodhi Path Buddhist Center
21 Laurand Drive, West Tisbury.
508-696-5929; bodhipath.org/marthasvineyard. Meditation: Tues., Thurs.: 6–7 pm; Sun., 10–11:00 am. Check website for special programs.
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY
123 New York Ave., Oak Bluffs. 508-696-7369. Readers: Don Hinkle and Pamela Cassel. Services: Sun., 10 am; Sunday School at same time. Wed., 12 noon. Reading Room, in church.
CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS
State Rd., Merchant’s Mart II, Vineyard Haven. 508-693-8642. Sacrament: Sun., 9:30 am.
45 S. Summer St. Edgartown. 508-627-4421; www.federatedchurchmv.org, email@example.com. Interim Pastor: the Rev. Terry O. Martinson. Services: Sun., 10:30 am. Christmas Eve Services December 24: 5:00 pm Family Service, 10:00 pm Candlelight Service. No Christmas Day Service. December 28: 10:30 am special Sunday service by the choir of lessons and songs.
First Congregational Church of West Tisbury
Christmas Concert on Sunday December 21 at 3:30 pm. Doors open at 3:00. Admission is $15 and students are free. Annual Christmas Pageant on December 24 at 5:00 pm, MV Agricultural Hall. Christmas Eve Service “Lessons and Carols” at the Church, 10 pm on December 24.
United Church of Christ
State Rd. and Music St., West Tisbury. 508-693-2842. The Rev. Cathlin Baker. Services: Sun., 10 am. Advent Evensong Services Wednesdays at 5:30 pm. December 17: Healing and Transforming.
St. Andrew’s Church
Summer and Winter Sts., Edgartown. 508-627-5330. The Rev. Vincent G. Seadale. Services: Sun., 8 am: Holy Eucharist Rite I; 10 am: Rite II. Wed., 12 noon. Morning Prayer Tues., Thurs., 8 am. Centering Prayer Sun., 9:15 am. Christmas Eve Service: Wed. Dec. 24: 4 pm (Family) and 9:45 (Choral). Christmas Day Service, Thurs., Dec. 25: 10 am Holy Eucharist.
Woodlawn Ave. Vineyard Haven. 508-693-0332; gracechurchmv.com. Father Brian Murdoch. Sat., 4 pm, Chapel Eucharist. Sun., 8 & 10 am, Holy Eucharist services. Christmas Eve Services Dec. 24: 5 pm (Holy Eucharist with Christmas Hymns), 9:30 pm (Carol Sing), 10 pm (Choral Eucharist). Christmas Day Services Dec. 25: 10 am (Holy Eucharist with Christmas Hymns), 12:00 noon – 3pm (Community Christmas Dinner).
Trinity Episcopal Church
7 Ocean Ave., Oak Bluffs. Father William B. Heuss, Priest-in-charge. 508-693-3780. Services: Sunday, 9 am.
48 State Rd., West Tisbury. 508-696-0996. Public talk: Sun., 9:30 am. Bible study: Wed., 7 pm. Reuniões em portugues: estudo do livro, 7 da noite, quarta-feiras; estudo de A Sentinela, 6 de tarde, sábados.
Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center
Centre St., Vineyard Haven. 508-693-0745. Rabbi Caryn Broitman. Shabbat services: Fri., 5:30 pm; Sat., 10 am.
Chilmark Community Church
Menemsha Cross Road. 508-645-3100; chilmarkchurch.org. The Rev. Seongmoon Ahn, pastor. Organist: Carol Loud. Services: Sun., 9 am. Christmas Eve Service of Lessons and Carols: Wed. Dec. 24, 5 pm. Candle lighting, music, Christmas story.
Trinity United Worship Center
Oak Bluffs Campgrounds. Office: 508-693-4424; umc-mv.org. Pastor Richard M. Rego. Garrett Brown, organist/choir director. Services: Sun., 10 am. Holy Communion on 1st Sun. Open prayer: Mon.–Sat. 10:30 am–6 pm; Sun., 11 am–6 pm.
Edgartown Liturgical Arts Center
Old Whaling Church, Edgartown.
Christ Mission Life Center
The Stone Church, Church and William Sts., Vineyard Haven.
AIgreja Que Cresce The Growing Church Ministry
44 Pine Tree Rd. Vineyard Haven. 508-693-1400. Paul Tenorio, pastor. Services: Sun., 7 pm.
Church of Christ
Tisbury School Gym, 40 W. William St. Vineyard Haven. 508-627-2834. Artie Shaffer, minister. Services: Sun., 5:15 pm.
FaithMV: Faith Community Church
Christ-centered, evangelical and reformed congregation. 231 Meeting House Way, Edgartown. 508-684-8446. Rev. Robert Barnett, pastor. Worship services: Sun., 10 am; Bible study, Wed, 7 pm at 539 County Rd., Oak Bluffs.
Martha’s Vineyard Bible Church
American Legion Hall, Post 257, 34 William St., Vineyard Haven. 508-693-4031. Mark Guilford, D. Min., pastor. Services: Sun., 10 am. Fellowship, worship and Bible-based messages. 508-693-4031.
Campgrounds, Oak Bluffs.
Intersection of Circuit, Kennebec, and Narragansett Aves., Oak Bluffs. Closed for season.
RELIGIOUS SOCIETY OF FRIENDS (Quakers)
Hillside Community Center, Edgartown–Vineyard Haven Rd. 508-693-8536. Meeting: Sun., 11 am.
Good Shepherd Parish
Parish office, 55 School St., Oak Bluffs. 508-693-0342. The Rev. Michael R. Nagle. All masses at St. Augustine’s Church Sept. 6–Oct. 12.
St. Elizabeth’s Church
Main St., Edgartown.
Our Lady Star of the Sea Church
Massasoit Ave., Oak Bluffs. 508-693-0342.
Parish Center Chapel
Mass: Mon.–Thurs. and first Fridays, 8 am.
St. Augustine’s Church
56 Franklin St. Services: Sat., 4 pm, 7 pm (Portuguese). Sun. 9am, 5 pm.
Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Chapel
Litchmore Hall: 508-939-1012. Services: Sat., 10:30 am.
U.U. Society of Martha’s Vineyard
238 Main St., Vineyard Haven. 508-693-8982. Services: Sun., 11 am. December 14: 11:00 am: “Informal Sharing” — Peter Palches. December 14: 5:00 pm: “Candlelight Service: The Child” — Reverend Bill Clark. December 21: “Winter Solstice Service” — Rebecca Gilbert. December 28: “Forgiveness – A Blueprint for the Future” — Reverend Vicky Hanjian.