Alfred community and its surrounding area
offer a wide range of spiritual opportunities
for Alfred University students. Religious communities in the village
and beyond welcome student participation and many religious groups
offer on campus activities and programs specifically designed for
Alfred area religious organizations are listed
below with contact information. General questions may be directed
to Laurie DeMott, Alfred University Interfaith Advisor; 607.587.8738.
Scroll to the end of the page for announcements of special events.
Falling Leaf Sangha
Weekly Meditation Sunday 7:30p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Miller Center 301, Alfred University Campus
Contact: Dr. Ben Howard
St. Jude Center for Catholic Campus Ministry
Sunday 11:00 a.m., 6:30 p.m.*, Thursday 5:15 pm (*when Alfred University and/or
SUNY are in session)
Lower Campus Drive, (across from 10 Elm) Alfred State College Campus
Contact Christopher Yarnal, 607.587.9411
Alfred University Email
Intervarsity Christian Fellowship
Student Chapel Worship Sunday 11:00 a.m.
Howell Hall, Alfred University
Contact: Roger and Sandy McGraw (607) 587-8665
Contact: Dr. Arun Varshneya for information, 607.587.9630
Kiddush, 5:30 p.m Standard Time, 6:30 pm Daylight Savings Time.
18 South Main Street
(High Holy Day services, Alfred University campus)
Contact: Dr. Larry Greil, 607.587.8694 or 607.871.2885
Muslim Prayer Service
Contact: Dr. Zakia Robana for information on services for Holy Days,
Protestant (In Alfred)
Alfred Assembly of Christians
Sunday Remembrance 9:30 a.m.
Family Bible Hour 11 a.m
Gothic Chapel, corner of Ford and Sayles Streets
Friday Bible Study in Almond, 8 p.m.
Call for info or a ride.
Contact: Tom Steere, 607.276.6380
Friends Meeting (Quakers)
Worship (largely in silence) Sunday 3:00 p.m.
The Gothic Chapel on Ford St.
Contact: Clerk, Nick Rozard, 585.808.9390
Worship Sunday 10:00 a.m.
1498 Randolph Road
Contact: Pastor Roger Gardner, 607.587.8766
First Seventh Day Baptist Church
Worship Sabbath (Saturday) 11:00 a.m.
5 Church Street
Contact: G. Douglas Clarke, 607.769.0769
Union University Church: all denominations
Worship Sunday 10:30 a.m
For sermon podcasts, go to church website or look up "Reverend DeMott's sermons"
5 Church Street
Contact: Rev. Laurie DeMott, 607.587.8738
United Methodist Church/Emmanuel Campus Ministries
Worship Sunday 9:00 a.m.
Fellowship Time 10:00 a.m.
Christian Education 10:30 a.m.
Youth Fellowship Sept-May, 6:30 p.m.
1389 Moland Road
Contact: Pastor Tim Middleton, 607.587.8168
Protestant (Within five miles of Alfred)
Abundant Life Ministries
Worship Sunday 10:00 a.m., Wednesday 7:30 p.m.
7083 Route 21
Contact: Pastor Everett Hasper, 607.661.5345
Alfred-Almond Bible Church
Worship Sunday 10:30 a.m.
6751 Route 21
Contact: Pastor John Prince, 607.276.6700
CRU Campus Ministry
Contact: Brent Reynolds (607) 382-4302
Union of Churches (American Baptist/Presbyterian Church, U.S.A.)
Worship Sunday 10:30 a.m.
11 Main Street
Contact: Pastor Steve Dygert, 607.276.6151
Alfred Unitarian Universalist Society
Meets second and fourth Sundays of the month at 10:30 am (unless otherwise noted on the HAUUS website)
198 Main St.
Contact: 607.698.5408 or 607.522.7803
Seventh Day Baptist Church -- Alfred Station
“A 3 C church: Connect - Care- Community”
Sabbath School 9:45 am
Worship Hour Sabbath (Saturday) 11:00 a.m.
587 Route 244
Alfred Station, NY
(The Big White building down from Robert Lawrence Trucking, Canacadea Country Store, Baker's Bridge Antiques; up from The Bicycleman, Hi tech Ceramics, Way to Grow Florist, Alfred Knitting Studio, Across from Hill Bottom Pottery)
Transportation is Available
Live Streaming of Sabbath Worship Hour
Advent events and worship:
November 30 – First Sabbath in Advent - “Christ Brings us Hope ” Romans 5:1-5
December 7 - Second Sabbath in Advent -“Christ brings us Peace” Romans 16:19-20
December 14 Third Sabbath in Advent - ‘Christ is our Joy” Romans 14:13-20
December 14 Make the Advent Season special . We all know someone we could invite to the Worship Hour and Dish to Pass Fellowship meal.
December 21 Fourth Sabbath in Advent “Christ is our Love” Romans 8:35-39
December 21 4:00 pm Annual Christmas Program followed by Annual Christmas Dinner.
December 24 Annual Community Christmas Eve Service, 7:30 pm at the 1st Alfred Seventh Day Baptist Church
December 25 Christmas Day Service 3:00 pm in church Meetinghouse Sanctuary
Contact: Rev. Dr. Ken Chroniger, 607.587.9545
to other religious sites
of Yahoo Links to Religions
Islamic Calendar of North America
of Jewish Holy Days