Area Churches
Assemblies of God Baptist Catholic
Christian Science Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Episcopal
Gualala Meditation Jehovah's Witnesses Light of the Coast Science of Mind Center
Lutheran Non-Denominational Bible Study Pentecostal
Seventh Day Adventists United Methodist Anybody else? Any changes? Contact


Assemblies of God

Point Arena Assembly
95 Riverside Drive
Point Arena CA 95469
Rev. Ray Hurst, Pastor

Sundays: Sunday School 10:00 a.m. - Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. - Pot-luck Fellowship 1:00 p.m. - Sunday Night Service 6:00 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays: Intercessory Prayer 5:30 a.m.
Wednesdays: Bible Study 7:00 pm
A family church that cares - come as you are.

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Gualala Baptist Church
"The little white church on the hill."
Church St.
Gualala CA 95445
Pastor: Bill Boland

The following occur at the church unless otherwise noted:
Sunday: Adult Bible Study, 9:45 a.m. - Morning Worship (includes Children's Sunday School), 11:00 a.m.
Evening Hispanic Cross-"Cultural service, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday: Couples Bible Study, 7:00
Wednesday: Open Evening Prayer Meeting, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday: Youth Groups Junior & Senior High School 6:30 - 8:30 Call Linda Crockett 785-9283 for info
Friday: Worship Team Prayer & Rehearsal, 6:30 pm
First Tuesday of each month: Ladies lunch out 1:00 pm. (To save your seat call 884-3912)

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Church of the Blessed Sacrament
5750 S. Highway 1
Elk CA 95432
Fr. John Martin
Mass: Saturday, 4:00 p.m.
Altar Society: Third Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.Elk Rectory

St. Aloysius Church
24601 Highway 1
Point Arena CA 95468
Fr. Theo O'Sullivan
Mass: Sunday, 9:00 a.m. and Thursday, 9:00 a.m.
Mass en EspaƱol: Sabado, 7:00 p.m.
St Aloysius Women's Club: Second Tuesday, 2:00 p.m., Trinity Hall, Point Arena.

Mary Star of the Sea Church
39141 Church Street
Gualala CA 95445
Fr. Theo O'Sullivan
Mass: Sunday, 10:45 am
Mass: Wednesday and Friday, 9:00 am

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Christian Science

Informal group meets Sundays at 10:00 a.m. For information on location, call 785-3713.

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

45000 Pacific Woods Rd.
Gualala CA 95445
884-3255 or 884-1226
Sundays: Sacrament Meeting 12:00 noon - Sunday School 1:00 p.m. - Priesthood, Relief Society and Primary, 2:00 pm.
For more information call 884-3255; 884-1226.
Family History Center open Monday, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. or call 884-3881 for appointment.

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St.Innocent of Alaska Episcopal Mission, named after Fr. John Veniaminov who came from Sitka in 1836 to proclaim the Gospel here on this coast.
Eucharist celebrated Sundays at 9:00 am with Lutheran congregation, using alternating liturgies, at Mary, Star of the Sea Church, 39141 Church Street in Gualala, east of downtown off Ocean Drive. For more information call 884-1645 or 884-9070; for clergy, phone 785-3364 or 785-3492.

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Gualala Meditation

Sitting meditation Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. and Fridays 11:00 a.m. at Mary Star of the Sea Church in Gualala. For information, call 785-9159.

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Jehovah's Witnesses

Lake Street, Point Arena
Sunday: Public talk 10:00 a.m. - Watchtower Study 10:50 a.m.
Tuesday: Congregation Book Study 7:30 p.m.
Thursday: Theocratic Ministry School 7:30 p.m. - Service Meeting 8:30 p.m.
Public invited, no collections. For more information call 882-2822 or 884-33

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Light of the Coast Science of Mind Center

33801 S. Highway 1, Gualala
Rev. Alyce Soden, Minister and Jim Soden,Practitioner
Sunday Lecture 7:00 p.m. at the Science of Mind Center. Social Hour following.
Weekly classes in the Science of Mind and Bookstore are at the Center. Call 884-3631.

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The Gualala Lutheran Mission of ELCA hold services on Sundays, 9:00 a.m. at Mary Star of the Sea in conjunction with the Episcopal Mission. A coffee fellowship follows the service; the community is welcome. For information call Lenore, 884-3064 or Pat, 884-1460.

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Non-Denominational Bible Study

Biblical answers for today's man. Monday evening, 7:00 pm. For information call Bob Silva 884-4011 or Phil Crosby, 884-1733.

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Kashia Indian Mission Full Gospel Church
Pastor Tom Brown
Kashia Reservation
P.O. Box 112
Stewarts Point, CA 95480

Sunday: Bible Studies: Children-Adult 11:00 a.m. - Sunday Worship 1:00 p.m. - Service 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: Service Wednesdays 7:30 p.m.
Saturday: Young People's Service 7:30 p.m.
Everyone throughout the community and the coast invited to attend.

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United Methodist

St. Paul's Community
United Methodist Church
50 School St., Point Arena
Rev. Tina Ballagh, Pastor

Sundays: Music Rehearsal 9:30 am
Sing-a-long 10:15 am
Worship/fellowship follows 10:30 am
Ecumenical Youth 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Fourth Monday: Writing/support for moms (Biaggi Hall) 9:30 - 11:00 pm
Wednesdays: The VINE CLUB (Biaggi Hall) 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Thursdays: String Band Fellowship (Pastor's Home) 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors. Wherever you are on your faith journey, the people of St. Paul's welcome you!

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Seventh Day Adventists

For more information call 964-0422

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Information for this page has been provided by:

Steve McLaughlin, Editor & Publisher
Independent Coast Observer

P.O. Box 1200
Gualala, CA 95445
Phone (707) 884-3501  FAX (707) 884-1710