Our Nursery Room is staffed by experienced adult church members as well as paid child caregivers.
Church School is available every Sunday. The curriculum is based on the “Godly Play” method.
In addition to fun and fellowship, members explore spiritual issues and perform community service work. The Pathfinders meet the first Sunday of each month during Church School time, with an additional activity planned once per month.
The High School group provides fellowship and service activities.
The High School group meets once a month.
Confirmation Class is for seventh and eighth graders considering membership in the Church, and happen every other year. Classes begin in September and continue monthly through April, culminating in a Rite of Confirmation during a Sunday worship service.
Bible Study is held Sunday mornings before worship, from 9:00-9:45 a.m. in the church library. The discussions follow the same lectionary used in worship and can be found in the Chronicle our monthly newsletter.
We offer regular Bible Study classes a women’s Bible Study group, book discussion groups and other special programs.
Bible Study: Sunday mornings at 9:00 am
Women’s Bible Study: One morning a month
Other groups and programs: varies
We hold a “New Members’” class and luncheon each spring. If you would like to explore what it means to become a member of this congregation, please call the church office or seek out the pastor for more information. We invite you to find a church home here at Community Church of Durham.
We host and co-host special speakers and programs throughout the year on a wide range of topics. Some of the topics in the past couple of years have included: gun control, your carbon footprint, immigration, peace keeping, and the Seacoast Permaculture.
The library is open to browsers and borrowers. Many books of interest on religious and secular topics are available for children, adults and families. We also have a collection of books on tape.
Vacation Bible School is held from 9:00 a.m. to noon for five days every summer, where our children are joined by other community children to learn about God in a fun and engaging atmosphere.