Community Church of Sebastopol

United Church of Christ

Putting our Faith into Action

1000 Gravenstein Hwy North       707.823.2484

What to Expect at The Community Church


Thanks for checking out the Community Church of Sebastopol - you probably have many questions, we try to answer some of them here. Please contact us with any other questions you may have.

How do I find The Community Church?

We are located at 1000 Gravenstein Hwy North in Sebastopol. Here you can find a map and detailed directions.

Where can I park?

As you turn onto Danmar Drive off of Gravenstein Hwy, we have a large parking lot immediately to the right. Or you can turn left into the church campus for handicap parking and additional parking closer to the church buildings.

Do I need to dress up?

Please come as you are! You will find everything from the occasional suit and tie to jeans and flip flops.

Will I fit in here?

We are an “open and affirming church,” which means we are committed to welcoming and affirming people of every religious background, family composition, sexual orientation, physical and mental ability, ethnicity, age and gender. At the Community Church of Sebastopol, you’ll worship with single people and married couples; families with two moms and those with a mom & a dad; seniors and twenty-somethings.

No matter where you are in life's journey, you are welcome here.

Do you have childcare?

Yes! Childcare for the pre-school crowd up to Kindergarten is provided during worship services, and all other church events. More details here...

Can my child attend worship with me?

Yes! We have multi-generational worship. The Worship Tools Table at the back of the church has worship bulletins for children and other activities to help enhance children's worship experience. Read more here...

Is there Faith Formation for children?

Yes! During the school year, our Faith Formation hour is from 9 am -10:15 am. Godly Play is offered for children ages 4 through 5th grade. Middle School children are invited to Youth Group. Read more here...

How about Faith Formation for adults?

Sunday mornings at 9:00-10:15 before church, adults gather for coffee and lively discussion of the scripture for that day's sermon. Read more here...

What if I'm not sure what I believe?

We believe in extravagant welcome… no matter where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here. No matter what you believe or don't believe, no matter what what you may be struggling with, no matter where you are, you are welcome here.

What is the music like?

Diverse. We have many groups that participate in worship services, from traditional choirs to less traditional folk and jazz combinations. Brass band, bell choir, and more. Read about the whole music program here.

What if I have a hard time hearing?

Headsets with adjustable volume are available that are connected to our sound system. Check with an usher when you come in for worship.

Is the church wheelchair accessible?

Yes. Handicapped parking is available, and all facilities are on ground-level.