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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.

We celebrate openness, compassion, freedom and love.

Contact Us

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


"Welcome to this website expression of who we are and what we do. Please explore this introduction to our Mission, Vision and Core Values. We invite you to visit on Sunday or for any of our activities. You are welcome to consider the possibility of finding a new church home here, if you are so searching. I may be contacted by clicking here.

Rev. Don Wilson

 Senior Pastor

"Wow!  I'm so glad you're visiting our website and I hope that you will also visit our church. Here at Venice UCC, we offer a variety of ministry opportunities including women's ministries. I am mostly involved as facilitator helping members and friends carry out these ministries.  Email me by clicking here. "

Rev. Dr. Keran Olm-Stoelting,

Associate 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!

Dr. Chris Cortman

Saturday, March 30, 2019

9:00 am - Noon

Your Mind:

An Owner's Manual for a Better Life:

10 Simple Truths That Will Set You Free

Dr. Cortman was only able to give us the first five truths on February 23 so he very graciously offered to come back and share the other five truths. March 30 is the date. Please join us. Whether you heard the first five truths or not, you'll be glad you did!

Date: Friday, March 22 

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. 

4th Thursdays @ 7

Venice United Church of Christ

Naar Hall

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 7:00 pm

Know the Ten Signs:

Early Detection Matters

Understand the difference between changes that are a result of normal aging and changes that should be followed up on. Learn how to approach someone with memory issues, as well as the benefits of early detection, and the

diagnostic process.



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