AMERICAN BAPTIST CHURCH
Worship Time: Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
Worship Style: Locally Appropriate Diversity
Avg. Worship Attendance: 75
Other Programs: Sunday School, Nursing Home Choir Ministry, Small Groups, Local/National/International Mission Opportunities; Fellowship
Emmanuel is a rich “tapestry of faith”, representing a multi-racial, multi-cultural, welcoming and affirming people. One of the FOCUS congregations, we are committed to urban ministry and mission.
EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH (ELCA)
St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church Rev. Jo Page
Church: 303 Sand Rd, Albany, NY 12205 518-465-7545
Worship Time: Sunday at 9:30 a.m.
Worship Style: Blended
Average Worship Attendance: 65
Other Programs: Sunday School for children age 3 to 14, Bible Study, Choir, Coffee Hour after Worship, Community Outreach.
St. John’s is a metropolitan congregational doing mission and ministry in the city with an ecumenical focus. We are a "Reconciling in Christ" congregation, welcoming all to share in the life and ministry of St. John's regardless of age, race, gender identity, socio-economical status or martial status, physical or mental capabilities, or sexual orientation.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Rev. Pamela Hoh, Interim Pastor
510 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville, NY 12309 518-458-1562
Worship: Sunday at 8 a.m. Spoken Communion
Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Blended Music
Average Worship Attendance: 105
Other Programs: Bible Study, Faith Matters Adult Forum, Mission Trips
We are a progressive church with a strong focus on social ministry and upbeat worship. We are growing in numbers, discipleship and passion for ministry. We organize yearly trips to New Orleans or Haiti.
Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit Rev. David Preisinger
57 Hurlbut Street, Albany, NY 12209 518-463-6224
Worship: Sunday at 10:00 a.m. with Holy Communion
Worship Style: Traditional
Average Worship Attendance: 58
Other Programs: Sunday School at 9:00 a.m.; Fellowship Hour at 11:00 a.m.
God’s purpose for the Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit is to guide the community to Christ with support and Love. Guiding Principles: Jesus is Lord; Live our lives according to God’s Word; We welcome all into our congregation; All are equal in the eyes of God; We are to forgive each other as God forgives us.
First Lutheran Church , Rev. John Medwid
181 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203 518-463-1326
Worship Time: Sunday 10:00 a.m. (9:00 a.m. Summer)
Worship Style: Traditional, Casual, Participatory
Ave. Worship Attendance: 50
Other Programs: Sunday School for ages 3 and up, Sunday adult forum discussions, Bible Study, voice and chime choir, monthly luncheons & neighborhood dinner, community outreach.
First Lutheran is a warm and welcoming congregation celebrating 360+ years of existence and “Following the Light of Christ” . First Lutheran is a “Reconciling in Christ” Congregation welcoming all people regardless of age, race, socio-economic or marital status, physical or mental capabilities or sexual orientation.
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Pastor Daniel May
Sanctuary: 103 S Reynolds Street, Scotia, NY, 12302
Pastor Daniel's Email: email@example.com Phone: 518-393-5031
Worship Time: 9 and 11 am during school year; 10 am in summer, Christmas and New Years Day.
Worship Style: Traditional, blending things up on occasion.
Worship Attendance: 70/30 bewtween the two services
Bible Study: Wednesdays, 1130 pm (No Bible Study on 2nd Wednesday of month)
Sunday School at 10 am
Our Redeemer is a fun, friendly, and faithful congregation. We worship and praise, laugh and cry together in Jesus' name.
EPISCOPAL CHURCH (ECUSA)
St. Boniface Episcopal Church Rev. Steven Scherck, Pastor
5184 Western Ave., Guilderland, NY 12084 518-355-0134
Holy Eucharist Sunday: Sunday at 8:00 and 10:00 a.m.
Holy Eucharist & Healing Wednesday: 12:05 pm
Average Worship Attendance: 20 at 8 am; 40 at 10 am
Other Programs: Bible Study, Youth Group, Women's Group, Men's Group, Choir
Family-oriented faith community; may dress informally; traditional Rite II services.
St. Andrews Episcopal Church Rev. Mary White, Rector
10 No. Main Avenue, Albany, NY 12203 ; 518-489-4747
Worship Time: Sunday at 8:00 (small chapel-no music), 10:00 a.m. (choral Eucharist)
Worship Style: Traditional/Blended
Average Worship Attendance: 175
Other Programs: Bible Study on Thursday from 530-7pm
St Andrew's Episcopal Church is an inclusive community, Affirming God's grace, open and growing in heart, mind, and spirit. Called to love and serve all in Jesus' name.
We are an open and diverse community, welcoming to all, with opportunities for all to share and serve each other and the world around us.
LUTHERAN CHURCH MISSOURI SYNOD (LCMS)
St. Paul's Lutheran Church Pastor David Gruenwald
Sanctuary: 10 Western Ave, Albany, NY; Office: 475 State Street, Albany, NY 12203
Email: DAGruenwald@gmail.com Phone: 518-463-0571
Worship Time: 9:30 am Sundays
Worship Style: Traditional
Worship Attendance: 50
Bible Study: Thursdays, 7 pm @ Bake for You; Fellowship: Sundays, 10:45 am
A diverse family of faith that loves deeply, gives generously;y and hopes in Christ alone.
PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (PCUSA)
First Presbyterian Church of Albany Rev. Glenn Leupold & Rev. Miriam Leupold
362 State Street, Albany, NY 12210 518-449-7332
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.firstpresalbany.org
Worship Time: Sunday at 8:30 & 10:45 a.m.
Worship Style: Traditional, Blended, Contemporary
Ave. Worship Attendance: 8:30—35; 10:45—85
Other Programs: Men’s & Women’s Bible Study Groups; Christian Ed. at 9:30; Fellowship hour following both services.
First Pres is located in a historic building in an urban setting welcoming faith seekers of all backgrounds. We are a “More Light” Presbyterian Church that welcomes the gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, and transgender community to join us in worshiping the Lord. Easily accessible to students at the downtown campus or those living in the vicinity of Washington Park. First Pres looks forward to being your church home away from home.
New Covenant Presbyterian Church Rev. Katy Stenta
916 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203 518-482-8063
Facebook at ncpc
Worship Time: Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
Worship Style: Traditional but not stuffy
Ave. Worship Attendance: approx. 40
Other Programs: Sabbath Keepers Small Group for young adults (20’s & 30’s) every other Tuesday at 7 p.m.; Mugs and Hugs Playgroup at 10:00 a.m.
New Covenant is a church who loves to worship God through the word and sacrament. We enjoy traditional services that are not stuffy, and share a great love of music. Together we strive to celebrate God’s love through our weekly worship which is followed by a coffee fellowship hour. We enjoy multi-age Sunday School class, our seasonal adult Christian Ed, as well as our “young” Sabbath Keepers Small Group and our weekly preschool playgroup. We welcome all those who are interested in exploring the love of God to join.
Hamilton Union Presbyterian Church Rev. Stewart Pattison Rev. M.J. Pattison (Parish Associate)
2291 Western Avenue, Guilderland, NY 12084 518-456-5410
Worship Time: 8:20 a.m. Hymn Singing , followed by an 8:30 a.m. casual participative worship service. 10:00 a.m. traditional worship service.
Transportation available upon request. Call Rev. MJ Pattison at 518-456-1373
Worship Attendance: 8:30— approx. 30; 10:00— approx. 100
Other Programs: Adult Education; Choir; Bell Choir; Fellowship Events; Mission Opportunities;Faith Formation Program for young Children; Weekday Nursery School.; Presbyterian Women; weekly Wed evening Bible Study; Lenten Series
Hamilton Union is one of the oldest churches in the suburban Guilderland Community. We are on a journey and welcome all to come along as we seek the presence of God in our busy lives. The church is full of the joyous sounds of both young & old alike. We would really love to have you visit!.
REFORMED CHURCH IN AMERICA
Altamont Reformed Church Rev. Roger Krutz
129 Lincoln Ave, PO Box 671, Altamont, NY 12009 518-861-8711
Worship: Sunday at 10:30 a.m. (9:30 during July & Aug)
Worship Style: Traditional Average Worship Attendance: 70-75
Other Programs: Adult Sunday School at 9:30; Choir Rehearsal—Thurs p.m.; Occasional Intergenerational activities such as hayride, roller skating, movies.
ARC is a community of believers called by God to be part of the living Body of Christ, to worship God, and to obey Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior. We endeavor to serve and care for each other and to reach out to the world, sharing God’s love and inviting all to join in joyful discipleship.
UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (UCC)
Journey United Church of Christ Rev. Sandy Damhof
27 Hannay Lane, Glenmont, NY 12077 518-729-7127
Worship: Sunday at 10:00 am.
Worship Style: Contemporary Average Worship Attendance: 50
Other Programs: Comma Club for Kids; Comma Community for Youth
The perfect church for people who aren't because faith is a journey, not a guilt trip. We are a new church start with lots of new energy. An open and affirming, multi-cultural, accessible to all, Still-Speaking congregation.
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (UMC)
McKownville United Methodist Church Rev. Charlie Yang
1565 Western Ave. (just west of I87), Albany, NY 12203 518-456-1148
Email: McKownUMC@verizon.net, email@example.com
Worship Time: Sundays 10:00am
Worship Style: 9:00 Informal; 10:30 Trad./Mixed
Avg. Worship Attendance:100
Other Programs: Disciple Bible Study, Habitat for Humanity, Variety of Musical Groups, Youth Group, Christian Ed., AA, NA
We are called to grow in faithfulness to God, to serve as disciples of Christ in the world, and to bring others into discipleship. McKownville strives to welcome newcomers, to help people discern their spiritual gifts, and to equip people to use those gifts for the glory of God.
First United Methodist Church Rev. Sundar R. Samuel
1 Gilligan Road, East Greenbush, NY 12061 518-477-9693
Worship: Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Worship Style: Blended
Average Worship Attendance: 130
Other Programs: Sunday School at 9:30 am, Youth Fellowship, Small Groups for Discussion, Sanctuary Choir and Children’s Choir, Bell Choir, United Methodist Women.
First United Methodist Church is a diverse congregation in theology, politics, socio-economics and education, all in a suburban setting. All are welcome for worship and any and all other programs of the church. We are a Reconciling Congregation, inviting the participation of all in the LGBT community.
Emmaus United Methodist Church Rev. Ewart Morris
715 Morris Street, Albany, NY 12208 518– 482-0486
Pastor's email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Worship Time: Sunday at 11:00 a.m. Worship Style: Multicultural
Ave Worship Attendance: 100
Emmaus UMC is a multi ethnic congregation that has a combination of contemporary and traditional worship, and is living out the gospel of Jesus Christ in both word and deed. The congregation ministers to refugees and immigrants through its Refugee and Immigration Support Services of Emmaus, especially in the English as a Second Language and After School Program. All can find a good welcome here.