Other Religious Centers | Places of Worship

Alexander Presbyterian Church

Location: 4343 Hebbardsville Rd, Athens

Phone: 740-592-1356


Athens Bible Church

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Location: 42 Poston Rd, The Plains

Contact: Pastor William Hixson

Phone: 740-797-4622


Athens Friends Meeting (Quaker)

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Location: 22 Birge Dr, Chauncey

Contact: Donna Lofgren

Phone: 740-662-2304

Athens Friends Meeting is an “unprogrammed” meeting. There is no ceremony, ordained minister, or pre-arranged service. Literature about the Quakers is available at the meeting house, and Ministry and Counsel members are available to answer questions about Quakers and the meeting. The Athens Friends Meeting welcomes all, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, or religious background. They warmly welcome gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people.


Christ Lutheran Church

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Location: 69 Mill St, Athens

Contact: Pastor Lynn Miller

Phone: 740-593-3144

As followers of Jesus Christ, Christ Lutheran Church seeks to share God’s word, to show God’s love and to serve God’s world, proclaiming the Good News of Jesus Christ to all people.


Church of Christ

Location: 8249 Depot, New Marshfield

Phone: 740-664-2437


Church of Christ – Blackburn Hill

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Location: 6545 S Blackburn Rd, Athens

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Phone: 740-593-8444


Concord Union Church

Location: 12272 Concord Church Rd, Glouster

Phone: 740-448-1316


First Baptist Church SBC

Location: 336 E State, Athens

Phone: 740-592-1201


First Christian Church

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Location: 24 W State St., Athens

Phone: 740-592-2291

Sunday Service times

9:30 AM – Sunday School
10:30 AM – Worship Service
11:30 AM – Hospitality Time (Join us for refreshments and fellowship)


First Church of God

Location: 67 Columbus Rd, Athens

Phone: 740-593-6444


First Presbyterian Church

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Location: 2 N Court St., Athens

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Phone: 740-593-3351

Worship at First Presbyterian Church:

  • 10:30 a.m. worship >> Join us in the sanctuary for worship of God using song, scripture and prayer. Children, youth and adults all participate in sharing God’s word during the service.Child care provided during the church service for infants through kindergarten. Children in first grade and beyond are encouraged to remain for the service. Listen bags (available in the Narthex) provide quiet activities. Children’s bibles are located in the Family Area (by the elevator).
  • 11:30 a.m. fellowship >> Join us for refreshments and conversation following the service. During the summer our coffee hour is held on the walk in front of the church.

Christian Education at First Presbyterian

  • 9:30 am, Sunday School (all ages)Young Children (Infant-Kindergarten, Nursery). Lessons, music, craftsElementary (grades 1-6, Elementary classroom). Lessons, hands-on learning, music

    Youth (grades 6-High School, Donkey Coffee, 17 ½ W Washington St). World religions, community service, social justice, and related bible passages. Begins at 9:15

    Adult Lectionary study (Library). Reviews the week’s lectionary. No advance preparation required.

    Adult book discussion (Lounge). Discussion based on common reading. Book copies available in the lounge, and drop-ins are welcome.

  • Sundays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Wednesdays at 5:45 p.m.
    Presbyterians Unplugged
    Dinner and Discussion for Single and Married Young Adults and Families (child care provided)
  • Thursdays at noon
    Lectionary Discussion Group

Free parking on Sundays. Park on the street or in the Parking Garage (located across the street from the church). The church is wheelchair accessible with elevator at street level.


Hillel Foundations at OU

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Location: 21 Mill St., Athens

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Phone: 740-592-1173

Hillel serves the OU campus community in areas of Jewish culture, education, history, social service, Israel advocacy, and communal experiences. Through involvement in Hillel, Jewish students learn valuable leadership skills, enhance their Jewish identity, and diversify the religious and cultural campus community.


Hooper Ridge Church of Christ

Location: 16295 Hooper Ridge Rd, Millfield

Phone: 740-448-4425


Islamic Center of Athens

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Location: 13 Stewart St, Athens

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Phone: 740-594-3890

We recognize and welcome students and community members with varied levels in their own faith, religious knowledge or determination. We encourage all Muslim and non-Muslim students and community members to join our religious and social events.


Jehovah’s Witnesses / Athens Congregation

Location: 9110 Johnson Rd, The Plains

Phone: 740-797-4100


LifePoint Pentecostals of Athens

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Location: 8076 Rolling Hills Acres Dr, Athens

Phone: 740-592-2198

Service Times:


  • 10:00 AM – Worship Service:  We include lively worship and passionate preaching that focuses on helping people personally experiencing God.  The atmosphere is vibrant by incorporating a live band and vocal team who work together to glorify Jesus with music and singing.  The preaching is passionate and relevant to our day by proclaiming the timeless message of the Bible.
  • 10:00 AM – Sunday School:  We have Children’s ministry focused on kids from 5 – 13.  There is also a nursery available for those with smaller children.  The children’s ministry is active and exciting for kids using object lessons, great music, and practical Bible lessons.
  • 6:30 PM – Word & Worship:  Much like the morning service, the Sunday evening service is a time when we come together expecting to connect with God.  Lively worship takes place and a practical message is communicated.  Prayer is encouraged and available.


  • 7:00 PM – Bible Study:  We gather together in the middle of the week to together bring our thoughts and focus on the Word of the Lord.  Studies include practical lessons on topics like relationships and healthy thinking as well as deeper lessons focusing on doctrine.
  • 7:00 PM – Youth Class:  Our young adults (High School & College) meet together for a practical lesson geared toward them.  Object lessons, activities, and quality Bible lessons help to equip this generation to grow forward in God and His purpose.


Living Water Worship Center

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Location: 401 Dailey Rd, Albany

Email for more information

Phone: 740-698-3683

Sunday Services

10 AM: Morning Worship
Nursery Ages (0 – 3)
Children’s Church (grades pre K – 5)
Junior Youth (grades 6 – 8)
Senior Youth (grades 9 and up)

Wednesday Services

7 PM: W.O.W. Services


Nelsonville First Christian Church

Location: 200 Fort Street Nelsonville, OH 45764

Phone: 740-753-1729


Nelsonville Holiness Church

Location: 15420 Ohio 691, Nelsonville

Phone: 740-652-8325


New Life Assembly of God

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Location: 10 S Green Dr, Athens

Phone: 740-594-4251

Sunday Services

9:30 AM Sunday School
10:35 AM Morning Worship Service


Pleasant Hill Outreach

Location: 2220 Pleasant Hill Rd., Athens

Phone: 740-594-5683


Reach Out on Campus

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Location: 50 S Court, Athens

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Phone: 740-592-1086

Reach Out on Campus is a community of people who seek to glorify Jesus Christ. We desire to put a spotlight on Jesus through our words and actions in the Ohio University community. You are welcome to join us anytime.
ROC is also a student organization at Ohio University and we do a variety of things throughout the quarter (check out the calendar). We enjoy one another and love hanging out, serving together, and exploring the life Jesus has given us together.

Cross Walk meets during fall, winter and spring quarters every Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. Cross Walk is a time of fellowship, worship, teaching and prayer together.


Richland Avenue Methodist Church

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Location: 60 Pomeroy Road, Athens

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Phone: 740-593-8541

God’s People in Christ’s Service, Spirit-fed and Spirit-led.


Rolling Hills Baptist Church SBC

Location: 7600 Church Hill Dr, Athens

Phone: 740-592-2791


South Canaan Baptist Church

Location: 17506 S Canaan Rd, Athens

Phone: 740-662-4514


St. Paul’s Catholic Church

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Location: 38 N College, Athens

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Phone: 740-592-2711

Part of the Athens Catholic Community


Stewart Wesleyan Church

Location: 8721 State Route 144, Stewart

Phone: 740-662-0010


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Location: 7795 Lemaster Rd, Athens

Phone: 740-797-3396


The Plains Baptist Church

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Location: 40 Connett Road, The Plains

Contact: Rev. Lamar O’Bryant – Pastor

Phone: (740) 591-0366

At The Plains Baptist Fellowship they believe that…All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man or God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work. 2 Timothy 3:16-17


The Plains-Athens Community Church of the Nazarene

Location: 49 Connett Rd, The Plains

Contact: Pastor Sean Hampton

Phone: 740-797-3150


The True Church of The Lord Jesus Christ

Location: 3374 Pleasant Hill Rd

Phone: 740-592-1501


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