F A Q’s

Charlton Freehold Presbyterian Church

(CFPC)

 

The congregation of Charlton, formerly Freehold, incorporated on the 3d of January, 1786 (from  a Historical Sketch of the Freehold Presbyterian Church, of Charlton, Saratoga Co., N.Y.

Is my child welcome to attend worship with me?

Children are always welcome to join us in the sanctuary, but we also offer a staffed nursery room during worship.

 

What happens after worship?

We gather for Coffee Hour after worship concludes. The Deacons arrange to have members of the congregation provide refreshments and snacks each week - we hope you’ll consider staying to visit with us!

On COVID pause at this time

 

What should I wear?

Come as you are! Our congregation has a diverse wardrobe, from dresses and suits to T-shirts and jeans. Generally it is a more casual setting.

 

What if my question isn’t answered here?

We’d be happy to hear from you! Please call 518-399-4831 and leave a message or

send email to:  office@charltonfreehold.org

What’s new about worshiping during COVID-19?

CFPC has developed and implemented a written plan to keep our community safe during COVID. The plan incorporates NYS guidance for public gatherings including a mask requirement, limited capacity for spaced seating, additional cleaning protocol and hand sanitizer stations among other items. Worship is also livestreamed each week for those more comfortable joining us from home.

 

When & Where?

Worship with us on Sunday mornings at 10am; 768 Charlton Road, Charlton, NY 12019  

 

You can also join us virtually via YouTube by clicking on  this link .   

 

Where do I park?

We have a large parking lot with spots designated for those with mobility limitations.

How can I follow along during worship?

A bulletin with the order of service is available on a table as you enter either door to the sanctuary.  We also utilize a projector and large screen to display everything you’ll need to participate in worship

 

Can I come if I’m not a member?

Of course! Everyone is welcome to join us in worship.  If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact the church office.

 

Is your facility accessible?

Worship and fellowship are on the same level and accessed via a wheelchair ramp at side door to sanctuary.  We offer gender neutral bathrooms.

 

What denomination are you?

CFPC is a member of Presbyterian Church U.S.A. (PCUSA).

 

When is communion served?

We typically celebrate communion on the first Sunday of each month.  All are welcome!