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Posted 11/30/23

Ladies’ Prayer Breakfast

Dec. 9, hosted by Grace Methodist Church, 501 Race St., Cambridge.

This is a nondenominational event and all are welcome. For more information, call Olivia …

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Dorchester worship bulletin


Ladies’ Prayer Breakfast

Dec. 9, hosted by Grace Methodist Church, 501 Race St., Cambridge.

This is a nondenominational event and all are welcome. For more information, call Olivia Schunick at 410-228-3396.

Trinity UMC East New Market

Trinity United Methodist Church in East New Market holds the following services every Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Sunday School for children of all ages. Adult Bible Study for adults of all ages also. There is a class for everyone. 11 a.m. worship service for children and adults of all ages. There is also a nursery for the little ones if needed. The church is at 6 Cambridge Ave. in East New Market.

Old Trinity Church

Old Trinity Church has regular services on Sunday at 11 a.m.

Catholic churches

  • Mary Refuge of Sinners in Cambridge - Sunday morning 9 a.m.; Sunday evening (Spanish) – 6 p.m.
  • Our Lady of Good Counsel in Secretary Mass - Saturday 5 p.m.; Sunday 11 a.m.

Church of the Nazarene

Sunday school is 10-10:30 a.m. Worship is 10:45 a.m. Reverend Richard Prahl, Lead Pastor will be preaching on Isaiah 42:6 and Revelation 1:8, “Advent (Hope, Love, Joy and Peace).” There will be special music by Gilbert Griffith, and the worship team. Communion Sunday.

Everyone is welcome.

Wednesday Evening Service 7 p.m. Find the Sunday service online –, Facebook: Cambridge Church of the Nazarene, or YouTube: Cambridge MD Church of the Nazarene.

Faith Baptist Fellowship

Nov. 29, 6:15 p.m. - Intercessory Prayer Meeting, Prayer Warriors welcome; 7 p.m. - A Bible study on the season of Advent, Rev. Blackmon, teacher; 8 p.m. - Choir practice.

Dec. 3, 9:30 a.m. - Adult Sunday School Class; 11 a.m. - Worship and Kids’ Church (ages Kindergarten - 5th grade). Childcare available for children birth through age 4.

Bible Passage: Luke 2:8-14; Bible Message: Tell the Good News; Sermon series: "Go Tell It On the Mountain."

Worship services are in-person and online on Facebook at For more information, call 410-221-5104. Rev. Randall Blackmon, pastor.

Sunnyside Alliance Church

Sunnyside Alliance Church holds worship service on Sundays beginning at 10:30 a.m. There is a food pantry, usually open on the first and third Mondays of the month from 5:30-7 p.m. Call 410-943-8413.

The church is at 6010 Sunnyside Court, East New Market. Everyone is welcome.

Christ Episcopal Church

Christ Episcopal Church, Cambridge, will have Holy Eucharist Service, Sunday at 9 a.m. 

Nov. 29, Holy Eucharist in the Chapel, 12-12:15 p.m. with book club in Barber Hall at 12:30 p.m.

Dec. 2, 5 p.m., church members will participate in the Cambridge Christmas Parade with a cookies, brownies and hot chocolate table on High Street.

Dec. 3, Bishop Santosh Marray will visit.

Dec. 6, 12-12:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist in the Chapel.

Dec. 6, 5 p.m., Advent supper and study in Barber Hall.

Immanuel UCC

Sunday Worship Service at 10 a.m. in person or via Zoom. Children’s Church following children’s message by pastor. Everyone is welcome.

Immanuel United Church of Christ is at 5401 White Hall Road, Cambridge. Online at

Souls Harbor Church of God

Sunday morning worship service at Souls Harbor Church of God will begin at 10:30 a.m. and children’s services are on hold temporarily.

Zion UMC

Zion United Methodist Church, 612 Locust St., Cambridge, holds weekly Sunday worship services at 11 a.m. Use the Glasgow Street entrances for easy access and plenty of parking. Services are also aired on Facebook and the website: Zion UMC has many opportunities available such as Bible studies, soup days, missions and more.

Annual Christmas Bazaar Dec. 2, 9 a.m. until noon. All activities will be in Garrettson Hall. Members will have their Sweet and Savory Bake table. Santa's Christmas gift shop will include new, gently used and vintage items. The Kid's Korner will have activities and shopping for children. Zion's kitchen will have quart-size chicken noodle or vegetable beef carryout soups and biscuits for sale after 10 a.m., for $8 each. Please use the Glasgow Street entrances for lots of parking and easy access. Direct any questions to the church office, 410-228-4910. Everyone is welcome.

Bethel A.M.E. Church

Bethel AME Church is located at 623 Pine St., Cambridge. Morning worship service Sunday at 10:30 a.m., Bible Study on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Online conference call number is: 720-740-9725 Code: 3541206#. Church School and Young People’s Division to be announced. All are invited. Call 410-228-8725. The Rev. Randolph Fitchett Jr. pastor.

First Baptist Church of Cambridge

Adult Sunday School 9:15 a.m.; Children Sunday School 9:15 a.m.; Sunday Service 10:30 a.m.; Lord’s Supper/Fellowship Luncheon

Wednesday - Teaching and Prayer Service 6:30-8 p.m.

All are welcome. There is also a live stream and sermons on YouTube under FBC Cambridge. The church is located at 501 Glenburn Ave. in Cambridge and is affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention. The phone number is 410-228-4943. Pastor Chris Colbert (

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church

On the first Tuesday of every month at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 303 Main St. in Hurlock, bluegrass jams are held from 7-10 p.m. All bluegrass musicians and fans are invited. Donations are accepted for the benefit of the Food Bank.

Waugh Chapel

Waugh Chapel United Methodist Church, located at 425 High St., Cambridge, is open for worship services on Sundays at 10 a.m. All are welcome. Face masks are highly requested for those who are not vaccinated. The services can also be found on the church’s Facebook page. Bible Study is every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. by Zoom or calling in.

The Rev. Jerome E. Tilghman Sr. is pastor. Marie Anderson is president of Waugh Chapel’s Women of Faith. For additional information, contact the church at 410-228-5189.

The River

Sunday service 10 a.m.-noon at 415 Academy St., Cambridge. Women’s New Believers on first and third Tuesdays, 1:30 p.m. All gatherings permit open participation and discussion. Advance inquiry by prearrangement, 410-330-2680.

One Mission Cambridge

Prayer and Praise Service every Tuesday at 11 a.m., Mission Center at 614 Race St., Cambridge.
Contact information Krista Pettit, 443-521-6825. One Mission is a collaboration of Dorchester churches that have come together to fill a need in the community. Volunteers, donations of food and cash are needed.

To find out more, find them on Facebook and on the web at

Salvation Army Cambridge

The Salvation Army of the Mid-Shore has a Day Shelter Inclement Weather hotline.

Should the need arise to provide day shelter in times of inclement weather or severe temperature concerns, church members will update the hotline with information on the details regarding the shelter services that will be available. Call 410-228-2442 ext. 1012.

Trinity UMC

Trinity United Methodist Church is in East New Market. For more info, call 410-463-2018.

St. Paul’s UMC

St. Paul’s UMC is at 205 Maryland Ave., Cambridge. Call 410-228-1424.

Zion Baptist Church

Elder Mathies and Leading Lady Elder Clarice B, J. Mathies, 600 Cross St., Cambridge.

Grace Methodist Church

Sunday, 9:15 a.m. Adult Sunday School in the Baraca Room; 10 a.m. Fellowship in the Baraca Room. Coffee and donuts; 10:30 a.m. Worship in Sanctuary/live on Facebook/Pre-Recorded broadcast on WAAI FM 100.9; Speaker: Pastor Chris Pettit; Message: Advent: The Second Coming; Scripture Mark 13:24-37, 1 Corinthians 1:3-9; Scripture Reader Martha Cannon; Greeters Bill & Diane Twilley.

Sundays – 10:30 a.m. – Children’s Church held during worship service.

Wednesdays – noon – Prayer Warriors for Cancer Group meets in the Dr. Hines Room. 
Anyone is welcome to join in as we pray for family and friends suffering with a cancer diagnosis. If you would like to add anyone to our list, call the church office at 410-228-4353.

Nov. 29 – 6 p.m. – Women in Grace Serving (WinGS) meet in Dr. Hines Room.

Saturday, Dec. 2 – 7:30 a.m. – Decorating the church for Christmas.

Tuesday, Dec. 5 – Church Council One Board meets, 6:30 p.m., Dr. Hines Room.

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