church briefs


Brainardsville United Methodist

Sunday: Service is at 9:30 a.m. Choir and Sunday school available. Certified Lay Minister Cora Smith.

Brushton United Methodist

Sunday service: 9 a.m. Sunday school for all ages at 10:15 a.m., United Methodist Women meet the second Monday. Rev. Carl Chamberlain is the pastor. Church phone number is 518-529-7533 and home phone number is 518-529-4113.

The Burke Church

Located on West Main St. in the village of Burke. Rev. Gary and Wendy Rhodehamel are the pastors. Sunday service begins at 9 a.m. Rev. Cry Youth Group meets Sunday evenings from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Adult small groups offered. Fellowship and refreshments served in the church’s Overflow Café following the Sunday service. Call the church office at 483-1407 or find us on Facebook for more information.

Centenary United Methodist

Located in Malone at the corner of West Main and Brewster streets. Minister is Pastor Heidi Chamberlain. Sunday worship will begin at 10 a.m. Adult Sunday School will be held at 8:30 a.m. and Kids Sunday School will be at 10:15 a.m. during the worship service. For more information call the church office at 483-4980. Sanctuary handicap accessible. Coffee hour last Sunday of month.

Chateaugay United Methodist

Sunday: service at 11 a.m. Choir and Sunday school available. Certified Lay Minister Cora Smith.

Ellenburg United Methodist

Located in Ellenburg Center, 518-492-2012. Saturday services at 5 p.m. starting July 11 until further notice.

First Presbyterian Church of Fort Covington

Sunday worship service beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Hogansburg Methodist Church, Sept. 4, 11, and 18, with Pastor Mark Garrow.

Owls Head United Methodist

Sunday service at 9 a.m. Local Pastor: Lori Buno-Taylor. Every first Sunday of the month Communion is served. All denominations welcome to attend. Coffee hour every Sunday. Call 483-5209 for more information.

Constable United Methodist

Sunday worship service at 9 a.m. with Pastor Rev. Howard Cain. Communion is served every first Sunday of the month. Pianist is Steffany Perham. Everone welcome; handicapped accessible.

Trinity United Methodist Church

Located at the corner of Main and Duane streets, St. Regis Falls. Sunday: Services at 11 a.m., with church school. Rev. Carl Chamberlain. Speaker is Jeff Bourghdurf. Pianist is Diane Bourghdurf. Communion is the second week of the month. Phone: (518) 529-4113.

Moira Park United Methodist

Sunday: Services at 10:30 a.m. with Certified Lay Servant Connie Deno, Coordinating Pastor Rev. Carl Chamberlain. Communion is served the first and third Sunday of the month.

Nicholville United Methodist Church

Located at 637 Water St., Nicholville. Sunday Services 10 a.m. Christian Remick is pastor. Phone: 315-267-6819. Communion served every Sunday. Handicap accessible. Everyone welcome.

St. Regis Falls Free Methodist

Located in St. Regis Falls on Nicholville Road with pastor Colin Lee Smith. Sunday: Services at 9 a.m. Phone: 856-9242 or 315-212-1823. Email:


Brandon Center Wesleyan

Located at 121 Townhouse Road in Brandon. Sunday: Family worship services at 10 a.m. Rev. Juanita Brooks is pastor. Phone: 481-5187.

Wesleyan Sand Hill Community Church

Sand Hill Community Church

Worship Service Sunday 1:30 p.m. Located at 1471 County Route 5 Brushton NY. 12916 Rev. Juanita Brooks 518-353-1530

Cooks Corners Wesleyan

Cooks Corners Wesleyan Church Located at 17 Avery Road in Brushton. Pastor is Rev. Bentley McQuinn. Sunday Spiritual Formation classes at 10 a.m. Worship service at 11 a.m. Children’s church service at 11 a.m. Visit us on facebook @ Cooks Corners Wesleyan. Phone: Pastor Bentley McQuinn at 518-353-3036 or 518 483-0697

Malone First Wesleyan

Located in Malone at 76 Finney Blvd. Pastor is Kevin Young. Contacts: 483-9170. Sunday School/discipleship hour, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m.


Salvation Army

The Praise and Worship Center is located on U.S. Route 11, East Main St., in Malone, next to Everything Electric. Captains William and Cecilia Lynch are pastors. Sundays: Family fellowship learning hour is at 10 a.m., followed by a worship meeting at 11 a.m. Phone: 481-7234 or 481-6771.


Fort Covington Presbyterian

Services at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with Rev. Howard Cain as Clergy.

Chateaugay First Presbyterian

Sunday services are at 10 a.m. Dr. Dean Chapman, D. Min., M.D., is pastor.


St. Seraphim’s Chapel

Located one mile down Donovan Road, Fort Covington Center. Saturday: Mass at 7 p.m. Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Mass/Holy Communion. 2 p.m. Prayer, Praise and Song Revival meeting.


St. André Bessette Parish

Parish includes: St. Helen’s Church, Notre Dame Church, and St. John Bosco Oratory. Office and St. John Bosco Oratory is located at 57 Rennie Street in Malone. Ph. 518-483-1300. Email: Website: Pastor: Fr. Steven Murray.

St. Helen’s Church

Located at 755 County Highway 41 in Chasm Falls. Sunday Mass: 9:30 a.m. Confessions: First Sunday of the month, before Mass.

Notre Dame Church

Located at 11 Church Place in Malone. Sunday Mass: 4pm (Anticipated on Saturday), 8am and 11am. Weekday Masses: 6:45am Wednesday thru Friday; 12:05pm Monday thru Friday; Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: 11am-12pm Monday thru Friday; 7pm-8pm Thursday; Confessions: 11:15-11:45am Monday thru Friday, 3:00-3:45pm Saturday.

Divine Mercy Sunday - April 28, 2019 - St. André’s Parish 11 a.m. Mass at Notre Dame Church, Malone, NY noon to 3 p.m. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament 1 to 2:50 p.m. Confessions will be heard 3:00 p.m. The Chaplet of the Divine Mercy Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament All are welcome to join in any or all of the above times of prayer and praise

St. Ann’s Church

Located on Main Street, St. Regis Falls. Pastor is Fr. Alfred Fish. Daily Mass at 8 a.m.; Saturday at 4:30 p.m.; Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Confessions half hour before every Mass. Breakfast after daily Mass on Tuesday.

St. Mary’s of the Fort, Fort Covington

Located on St. Rt. 37. Pastor is Fr. Thomas Kornmeyer Sunday: Mass at 11 a.m., confession from 10:30 to 10:50 a.m. Consult the parish bulletin for location of Mass.

St. Joseph’s, Bombay

There will be no mass for the winter at this time at the church.

St. Francis of Assisi

Located on State Route 122, Constable. Pastor is Fr. Thomas Kornmeyer. Saturday Mass is at 4 p.m. Daily Mass: 8:30 a.m. on Mondays. Consult the parish bulletin for the site of the Mass.

Our Lady of Fatima

There will be no mass for the winter at this time.

St. Augustine’s

Located in North Bangor. Pastor is Fr. Raymond Moreau. Saturday Vigil Mass is at 4 p.m. for months September through May. Sunday Mass is at 8 a.m.

St. Mary’s of Brushton

Located on U.S. Route 11. Pastor is Fr. Raymond Moreau. Saturday Vigil Mass is at 4 p.m. for the months of June, July and August. Sunday: Mass at 11 a.m. Confessions: Saturday at 2:45 p.m.-3 p.m.

Catholic Community of Burke and Chateaugay

Pastor: Rev. Thomas Kornmeyer Office: 132 West Main St., Chateaugay Ph. 497-6673; Email:; Website: St. George’s Located at 797 Depot St., Burke. Office: 497-6673. St. Patrick’s Located at 132 W. Main St., Chateaugay. No Mass at St. George’s. 9 a.m. on Sunday, confessions Sunday from 8:15 to 8:45 a.m. at St. Patrick’s. Communion Service on Monday and Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. at St. Patrick’s. Mass at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday at St. Patrick’s.


St. Therese Society St. Pius X is located on county Route 55 in Nicholville. Tridentine Latin Sunday Mass, High Mass Sunday at 9 a.m. with confessions and rosary beforehand. Phone: (315) 328-4072 or (315) 328-4027.


St. Mark’s Church

Located at 34 Elm Street in Malone, our Sunday Holy Communion service begins at 10 a.m. in the church. The Sunday service is followed by Hospitality and fellowship in the parish hall. Morning Prayer is offered every Friday morning at 9 a.m. in the parish hall.


Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity

Meets at First United Methodist Church, corner of Church and St. Bernard’s streets. Rev. Eric Olsen, pastor. Saturday at 5 p.m., worship service followed by refreshments and fellowship. Phone: 518-891-5262.

Potsdam Lutheran Church

Meets Saturday at First Church of Christ, Scientist, 28 Elm St., in Potsdam. Pastor is Michael Richard 483-6968. Church services at 4:30 p.m.


Reformed Baptist Church of Bangor

Located at 2303 State Route 11B. For more information call 483-6259. Pastor: Nelson Stuart Sunday: Bible study at 10 a.m.; worship at 11 a.m.

Dickinson Center Baptist Church

Located at 34 Church St., Dickinson Center. Senior Pastor - Rev. Donald Work. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Worship Service at 11 a.m. Youth Group (6th-12th grades) and Adult Bible Study/Prayer Meeting - all on Sunday evening from 6-8 p.m. Monday - Men’s Bible Study at 7:00pm. Tuesday - Ladies Bible Study at 6:30 p.m. For a ride to these events, call (518) 856-2013. Visit us at

First Baptist

Located in Malone at 48 Harrison Pl., Malone. Pastor is Rev. Roger Preve. Sunday services at 10:30 a.m. Bible studies are throughout the week, please call the churc for more information, 483-0585.

First Christian Church

Located at 45 Delancy Ave., Brushton, 529-7454. Pastor is Nate Beachy. Sunday schedule: Sunday School/Bible Study classes at 9:30 a.m. for all ages; morning worship service at 10:50 a.m. Wednesday schedule: Adult prayer meeting at noon; Youth Night for grades 7-12 at Hope Community Center from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. except for the month of August.

Lawrenceville Baptist

Pastor is Rev. Micah Carr. Phone: (315) 389-4929 or 389-4202. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting and Bible study at 7 p.m.

Maranatha Bible

Pastor is Arthur Preve. Phone: 483-3424 or 483-6113. Sunday school at 10 a.m.; services at 11 a.m. Wednesday service is at 7 p.m.

Shiloh Baptist Church


Mountain View Community Protestant Church

Services every Sunday in July and August at 11:15 a.m. Guest pastors and lay leaders.

Seventh Day Adventist

West Bangor Seventh Day Adventist

Located at 2213 Rt. 11B, North Bangor. Church Worship 10 to 11:30 a.m. Bible Study from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Fellowship lunch after services. Pastor is Tim Osborn. Phone: 293-6421.

Chateaugay Seventh Day Adventist

Located one mile south of Brainardsville on state Route 374 and Blow Road. Sabbath school at 10 a.m. Service at 11 a.m. Pastor is Gene Thomas at 293-6421. Email


First Congregational Church

We are located at 2 Clay Street, Malone. Our Pastor is the Reverend David Tue. Our worship service starts at 10 am on Sundays with Nursery services available for children 5 and under. Following morning worship, we fellowship at a Coffee Hour at 11:30 am. We offer Communion the first Sunday of each month. Circle of Prayer meets each Wednesday from 6:30 -8:00 pm for prayer, except for the third Wednesday dish-to-pass meal which starts at 6 pm. We have a choir and an active United Fellowship group. All are welcome here at First Congregational. Contact info: 518-483-3950 . Donna Putraw

Hopkinton Congregational Church

Located on Church Street in Hopkinton. Worship and Sunday school start at 10 a.m.


Christian Life Center

Sunday service at 10 a.m. on 60 Webster St., Malone. Senior Pastor John Johnston. “His House Cafe” open at 1 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday. Wednesday, Soaking meeting at 7 p.m.

Living Water Ministry

Holy Spirit filled church. Sunday 10 a.m. family worship; Wednesday 6:30 p.m. House of Peace home meetings; Friday 6:30 p.m. Discipleship school. 98 Route 95, Moira, New York. Local transportation available. All are welcome. 315-250-0802


Moira Evangelical Wesleyan Church

Schedule of services: Sunday school at 10 a.m.; morning worship at 11; and Sunday service at 6 p.m. Wednesday prayer and praise service at 7 p.m. The church is on Route 95, approximately three miles from the intersection of 95 and Route 11 on the left. For more information contact pastor the Rev. L. R. Gregg Jr., 521-4529.

Pilgrim Holiness

Located at 1233 Washington St. in Brushton. Sunday: Sunday school at 10 a.m.; services at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday: There is a prayer and praise meeting on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Lawrence Major is pastor, phone 529-6563.


Lifeway Community Church

State Route 11, North Bangor Sunday service at 11 a.m. Sunday Kid’s Adventure Church and Nursery. Coffee Café before and after services. Weekday adult studies, coffee café, fitness nights, concerts, video discussion group, faith in action groups, home-based groups, family nights, dinners, and more. Pastor is Joe Selenski, 521-3754.

New Beginnings

Sunday service at 10 a.m. at One Fine Day (formerly Gallagher’s Restaurant), with Pastor Derek Trudell. Phone: 518-353-1414. Email:

New Covenant Church

Sunday services at 10:30 a.m. at 5360 State Route 37, Malone. Pastor is Matthew A. Molnar. Phone: 483-4722 or visit

Grace Community Church

Services at 10 a.m. on Sundays. Grace meets across from Dwyer Health Center in Brushton for worship, testimony, fellowship and coffee. Pastor is Justus Martin. For information, call 529-6393.


Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Located at 8 County Route 24, the Brainardsville Road, Malone. Sunday meetings are from 10 a.m. to noon. Phone: Chad Lawrence at 518-483-4021, the Elders at 518-930-1936, or the church, 481-5024.


Jehovah’s Witnesses

Sunday: Public talk at 10 a.m.; Watchtower study at 10:40 a.m. Thursday: Congregation Bible Study at 7 p.m.; Theocratic Ministry School service at 7:30 p.m. Service meeting at 8 p.m.

North Country Church of Spiritualism

Meets third Sunday of the month from September through May. No longer meeting June, July, or August. Service begins at 10 a.m. at the Malone Adult Center, 14906 State Route 30. Free offering defrays expenses. Pot luck dinner with fellowship will follow service. All denominations are welcome to attend.

Redeemed of the Lord Ministries

Located at 2 Water St., Fort Covington. Pastor William Carroll. Monday: Bible study from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday: Intercessory prayer meetings from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday: praise and worship from 7 to 9 p.m. Phone: 358-3072.

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