Evangelical Free Church, 389 Cheshire Road, one mile south of Berkshire Mall on Route 8, holds Sunday worship and children's Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. Fellowship will follow. The Rev. David J. Beguin is pastor. Deaf Ministry is available.
First Church of Christ, Congregational, Park Square, 27 East St., will celebrate the ocean at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. "How is God's truth revealed in the Ocean? How do the waters sing praise to the Lord?" will be explored in conversation, song and prayer. A meditative Eucharist is celebrated at 12:10 p.m. each Wednesday.
First Church of Christ, Scientist, 17 Wendell Ave., holds service at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday School for youths up to age 20 is held at the same time. Wednesday testimony meetings are held at 7:30 p.m.
Morningside Baptist Church, 475 Tyler St., will hold Sunday worship at 9:30 a.m. Pastor Steve Buchauer's sermon, "Seeing the Invisible," is based on Luke 16: 19-31; James 2: 14-18. Don Fredenburg offers the morning's ministry.
St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Greylock Terrace and Watson Street, an Eastern Rite Catholic Church, offers regular Divine Liturgies every Sunday at noon with different scheduling for some Holy Days; confessions before liturgies; baptisms by appointment. Father Janusz (John) Jedrychowski is administrator.
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Park Square, 67 East St., holds worship services at 5 p.m. Saturday and 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday. Christian formation for children begins at 9:30 a.m. Bruce Rockwell, the bishop's assistant for stewardship for the Diocese of Western Massachusetts, will be the guest preacher at all the services.
South Congregational Church, UCC, 110 South St., worships at 10 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Joel Huntington's message, "Closing the Gap," reflects on the issue of wealth and poverty. Church School children will be receiving canned goods for the pantry. The Chancel Choir will provide music.
Zion Lutheran Church, (ELCA), 74 First St., gathers for worship and Holy Communion at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Timothy Weisman is pastor. "The Rainbow Connection," a joint Sunday School children's ministry with First United Methodist Church, meets at Zion at 9 a.m. Zion hosts Jazz Vespers at 6 p.m. Thursdays. Adams
First Congregational Church, 42 Park St., offers a traditional and contemporary service at 10:15 a.m. on Sunday, as well as Sunday School for kindergarten through grade 12, and a nursery.
First Baptist Church, 32 North St., worships at 11 a.m. on Sunday. The Rev. David Dillon welcomes all. Adult Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m. A Wednesday potluck dinner at 6 p.m. is followed by a Bible Study at 7 p.m.
ARK Community Church, 45 North St., celebrates worship every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Food pantry donations, including personal hygiene items, are collected every Sunday.
Dalton United Methodist Church, 755 Main St., holds Sunday services at 8 and 10 a.m. with the Rev. Victor Han. Sunday School is held at 9 a.m. A contemporary worship service with the Cross Talk Praise Band is held at 4 p.m. Women's Bible Study meets Fridays from 9:30 to 11 a.m.
First Congregational Church, UCC, 514 Main St., offers a casual worship at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in the chapel. Sunday worship is at 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. Scripture is from Genesis 2: 1-9 and John 3: 1-10. The Rev. Dr. Alexander W. Hunter's sermon is "Moved By The Spirit." Confirmation class is from 4 to 6 p.m.
Community HU will take place from 7 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at 50 Castle St., second floor, above the train tracks. The HU, an ancient love song to God, can be sung by all faiths.
Housatonic Congregational Church, 1089 Main St., Housatonic, offers a 9 a.m. service on Sunday. The Rev. Belle Fox-Martin, UCC licensed minister, (413) 298-0673.
Berkshire Union Chapel, 191 Old State Road, Berkshire, holds praise and worship at 9:15 a.m. and worship at 9:30 a.m. The Rev. William D. Furey is pastor. Sunday School is held at 10:30 a.m.
Christian Faith Fellowship Church, 11 Summer St., worships at 10 a.m. each Sunday. The Rev. Norman Lee is senior pastor and Richard Wright is co-pastor.
North American Martyrs Chapel, 151 Old State Road, Berkshire, holds a 5:45 p.m. Mass on Saturdays. The Rev. David Raymond of St. Mary of the Assumption, Cheshire, is the celebrant.
First Congregational Church of Lee, UCC, 25 Park Place, holds a worship service and Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Bill Neil's sermon is "Rich One, Poor One." A Sing for Joy concert to benefit the Parkinson's singing group will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Church on the Hill, UCC, 169 Main St., continues its journey through Pentecost and welcomes Richard Noel Chrisman to the pulpit on Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. worship service at the sanctuary. Chrisman will preach a sermon titled "This Pope Has Already Changed the Church!" The scripture reading is Luke 16: 19-31.
St. Ann Church, 134 Main St., will present a guest speaker at 6:45 p.m. Sunday. Author, public speaker and Berkshire County resident Vinny Flynn will reflect on the topic of the Holy Eucharist. Flynn is the author of "7 Secrets of the Eucharist."
The United Methodist Church of Lenox, 6 Holmes Road, will dedicate newly made prayer shawls during worship services at 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Janet Deranian's sermon, "In the Line of Sight," is based on Luke 16: 19-31. Christian Education for all ages begins at 9:15 a.m.; the focus scripture is 1 Timothy 6: 6-19.
First Baptist Church, 131 Main St., worships at 10 a.m. on Sunday. The Rev. David A. Anderson is pastor. The message is "Eternity Set Before Our Eyes." Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:15 a.m. every Sunday with Junior Worship at 10:45 a.m. Child care is available. Bible Studies are held Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.
First Congregational Church, Main Street, will worship at 10 a.m. The Rev. Ann Clark Killam's message is "New Directions." Scripture for the week is Luke 16: 19-31. Don Washburn will be the liturgist and Glenda Phillips will lead the choir and other music. Children will be dismissed to Sunday School following the Children's Message.
Peru Congregational Church, 2 West Main Road, worships at 10 a.m. in the sanctuary. Pastor Warren Scamman's sermon is "Sealed Orders." Denise Shaw will provide CD music. Mary Scamman will present scripture readings from Hebrew 11: 1-16 and James 2: 14-17.
Berkshire Community Church, 45 Cemetery Road, will gather to worship God at 10:30 a.m. Mary Anne Hicks will play the organ, and Drew Hicks will offer a solo. The Rev. Nancy Lois will preach "Everything You Have." After the Children's Sermon, children are invited to go to Children's Church. Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:30 a.m.
Richmond Congregational Church, 1515 State Road, holds Sunday service at 10 a.m. The Rev. Janet McKinstry's homily is "Community of Gratitude." Scripture readings are from Philippians 1: 1-11. Following the service, the congregation will meet to vote to accept McKinstry as the church's permanent pastor.
Christ Church Episcopal and Trinity Lutheran Church, Main Street, gathers for worship at 8 and 10 a.m. This Sunday is "Episcopal Sunday" and both services will be from the Episcopal Book of Common Prayer. Godly Play for children ages 3-10 is offered during worship with the children joining the congregation for Holy Communion. The adult choir returns at the 10 a.m. service. Bible Study, led by the Rev. Annie Ryder, meets Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to noon and 7 to 8 p.m.
First Congregational Church, UCC, "Old Parish," 125 Main St., Route 7, worships at 10 a.m. Sunday. Dale Alden will serve as lay reader and the choir will sing "Praise the Lord." The Rev. Jill Graham's message, "The Gap," is based on I Timothy 6: 6-19 and Luke 16: 19-31. The Rev. Cara Davis from Construct will speak with the children about the 25th annual Walk to Prevent Homelessness.
First Congregational Church, UCC, 4 Main St., worships every Sunday at 10 a.m. The Rev. Brent Damrow's sermon title is "Getting All Dressed Up." The Stockbridge Open Table dinners continue every Thursday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Stockbridge Grange.
First Baptist Church, 731 Main St., worships at 10 a.m. The message, "Motley Crew," is based on Matthew 1: 2-25. Interim pastor is Chuck St. John.
First Congregational Church, UCC, 906 Main St., worships at 10 a.m. in the sanctuary. The Rev. Mark Longhurst's sermon, "Covenant: Mutual Obligation and Grace," is the second of a four-part series on "Relationships and Storytelling." Scripture is Genesis 15: 1-11, 17-18. At 11:15 a.m., Longhurst will facilitate a workshop on creating a relational covenant.
New Hope United Methodist Church, 4 Water St., serving North Adams and Williamstown, worships at 10 a.m. followed by coffee and fellowship. Child care is provided. Pastor is Dan Randall. Music Director is Robin Kibler.
Windsor Congregational Church, NACCC, on Route 9, worships at 10 a.m. Sunday. The sermon, based on Matthew 11: 27 is "God Is Gracious No. 3: Only Jesus Can." Nursery is available. Fellowship/snacks are offered after service.