Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)
Do I have to belong to your denomination to attend?
Not at all! In fact, we have a few in our congregation come from a church background other than the Church of South India. We welcome everyone to come and worship with us. We have Worship Services in English and Malayalam. See the Church Calendar for our upcoming worship services.
Where do you worship, how do I locate you?
We worship at the Community United Methodist Church (CUMC) located at 5 Damon St, Wayland MA 01778.
From the Main St, you can enter to the Church's parking either through the Harrison St or Damon St. You can park anywhere highlighted in yellow in the Map below. The door/entrance to the Church building is marked in the map below with a blinking red spot, which is located at the rear right side of the Church.
What kind of things do you do in your worship service?
We strive to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere for our visitors and members. We greet each other so everyone feels welcomed; we share announcements and church news; we sing hymns to praise the Lord; we follow the CSI Liturgy and order of service; we share the congregation’s joys and concerns and lift them upto God in our intercessory prayer; we read the Bible and talk about it through the sermon; we collect an offering to further God’s work;we have after service fellowship time, where we have coffee/tea, snacks(some Sundays we bring potluck lunch) and some social time. We take communion during Holy Eucharist Worship service. View Upcoming worship schedule
Who are your ministers?
Visit the Pastors page on our website to learn about our ministers. Pastors lead us in the Holy Eucharist(Communion) service on 1st, 2nd and 3rd Sundays every month.
Visit the Matins worship leaders page on our website to learn about our ministers leading the Matins Service. We have Matins service on 4th and 5th Sundays, also on any Sunday's where Achen(Priest) is not available.
Visit the Church Committee (Officials) page to learn more about our leadership.
What do you offer for children?
Children are a special part of our congregation and we value them as full participants in the life of our church. Sunday School classes for children begin at 1:00 pm on every Sundays. We also encourages Children to participate in our Worship Service by singing and reading Bible. View more about our Sunday School, Click Here.
With whom do I talk if I want to know more?
We would love to answers any questions that you may have about Ascension CSI Church. If you didn’t find what you were looking for on our website, please email or call one of our officials, see the Officials page.
Ascension CSI Church
- Who we are?
- Our Events
Ascension CSI Church of Boston, Massachusetts is a caring community of believers who follow the liturgy and principles of the Church of South India. We meet at the Community United Methodist Church at Wayland,Massachusetts every Sunday at 1.00PM EST . Since our founding back in 2003, we conduct Worship services in English and Malayalam.
Apart from regular Sunday Worships, our Church Family organizes several indoor and outdoor events for fellowship, fun and recreation. We enjoy time together and often seek out ways to gather as a group whenever possible. However, following are some of our main events:
- Church Annual Summer Picnic.
- Christmas House Caroling.
- Easter Egg Hunt and other Kids fun activities.
- Cottage Prayers.
- Family Get-together
All our past and future events are listed on our events page.