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We're glad you came!

Service Time

Sunday Morning Service: 10:00AM


Our Location

620 Shamrock Blvd.

Venice FL 34293

Ph. 941.493.6741

About Us

We are...

A W.I.S.E. Congregation for Mental Health (Welcoming, Inclusive, Supportive, Engaging).

An Open & Affirming Stephen Ministry Church.

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you. Feel free to give us a shout and connect with us.


Welcome to Venice United Church of Christ and our "web home!" Please do search through our site and get to know us. Of course, we want to invite you for a personal welcome on Sunday at 10 am for worship, or at one of the other events our church hosts and enjoys. You truly are welcome here, whoever you are and wherever you've come from. lease click here to send us a message!

Rev. Dr. John Fairless

Interim Senior Pastor


Believing that everything we do at VUCC is ministry,

we have over 50 Ministry Groups.

Our Study & Service Ministry Groups

In this group, you'll find things like Adventure Seekers Bible Study, Book study, Hurricane Readiness, Scholarship, Stephen Ministry, and various Women's Fellowship fund raising events.

Our Worship

Ministry Groups

Our Worship Ministry groups include everything involved in making worship happen from lining up the Sunday Readers to preparing communion or music or maybe a drama.

Our Outreach

Ministry Groups

The Outreach Ministry group, includes things like Backpack, Big Brothers & Big Sisters, CROP Walk, Mental Health Ministry, and Prayer Shawl Ministry.

Our Hospitalty

Ministry Groups

From welcoming you at the Welcome Table to seating you in the sanctuary, our Hospitality Ministry groups have it covered.

Our Fellowship

Ministry Groups

From Christian Travel to Men's Fellowship Breakfast, Venice United Church of Christ offers several ministry groups that focus on fellowship and fun while also providing some spiritual growth.

Our Administrative

Ministry Groups

In any organization, there have to be the people who keep the wheels on the bus. That's where our Administrative Ministry groups come in.


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Come and get involved!

Outreach Basket Auction

Date: Saturday, November 9

Time: 9:00 am

Our Annual Outreach Basket Auction is just around the corner. Once again, there will be a Silent Auction as well as the Theme Basket Auction. 

Date: 4th Friday of the month 

Time: 9:30 am 

Location: Parlor

Caregiving for a loved one can be a thankless task, emotionally draining. A caregiver support group gives caregivers a place where they can meet and speak with other in a similar situation. 

VUCC Mental Health Ministry


4th Thursdays @ 7

Date: Thursday, November 21

Time: 7:00 pm

Suicide Prevention:

What You Need to Know

with Amy Vogel


Tune into everything UCC related!