Blue Christmas Service

On Sunday evening, December 13th, at 7 PM, we will host the Dover Area Religious Leaders Association (DARLA) Blue Christmas service – a special worship service which lifts up the hope of Emmanuel – God with us – while acknowledging that the season is not filled with...

Community Thanksgiving Service

Offerings of thankfulness – in the form of prayers, readings, silence, hymns, anthems, dance and liturgy – will fill St. Joseph’s Church on Central Avenue in Dover on Sunday, November 22nd, at 7 PM, for the 2015 Dover Interfaith Thanksgiving Service. Our own Chancel...

Outdoor Worship Service

Weather permitting; we will try something new on August 16th. Our Worship Committee has made plans for our Sunday worship service to take place on the lawn to the left of the sanctuary – down at the stage that was created a couple years ago by an Eagle Scout. So on...

Liturgist Class

The Worship Committee will be holding another training event for those who wish to serve as liturgists. Even if you have served in the past, we would like to refresh your skills. We are in particular need of youth participants, those in the fifth grade and older. The...

Sacred Dance Workshop

Sacred dance is the blending of body and spirit. Dance is the outward expression with movement to sacred music. Sacred or liturgical dance dates back to the Old Testament. Miriam danced and David danced. Dance is spoken of in the psalms. In the New Testament it is...

Maundy Thursday Service

Our Maundy Thursday service will be at 7 PM, on April 2nd, in our sanctuary. We will hear the reflections of Jesus’ twelve disciples, and then stand in groups of twelve to receive communion. Our Chancel Choir will participate in this service.