A community of believers

The Altamont Reformed Church family invites you to share in our worship and join in our fellowship. For more than 125 years, the church has served Altamont Village while reaching out to nearby communities, the Capital Region, and the world.

Worship at the gazebo on Aug. 20

On Sunday, Aug. 20, at 10 a.m. we will join with members of St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church for the annual community worship service in Orsini Park. Bring your own chairs or blankets. In the event of rain, the service will be held at ARC.

The service will include the blessing of this year's Vacation Bible School volunteers. The village-wide VBS will be held Aug. 21-25 from nine a.m. to noon at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Welcome to our new pastor!

Rev. Matthew J. van Maastricht begins his ministry at ARC on Tuesday, Aug. 15. He was ordained in 2011 as a Minister of Word and Sacrament by the Reformed Church in America, after earning a Master of Divinity degree at Western Theological Seminary in Holland, Michigan. He also holds a master’s degree in Social Work from Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan.

Rev. van Maastricht comes to us after serving for almost four years as pastor and teacher at the Calvary Reformed Church in New Berlin, Wisconsin. He will continue to teach online classes in church polity (church government and structure) at Western Theological Seminary .

ARC's Sunday worship service will begin at 9:30 a.m. from July 2 through September 3. There is no Sunday School or Coffee Hour during the summer months.

Worshiping together

Visitors and guests are always welcome when the ARC family gathers for worship every Sunday. The sanctuary is accessible to the disabled (ramp on the south side of the church) and hearing assisted devices are available. More details here ...

Learning together

There are many opportunities for all ages to study God's Word. Sunday School classes are held at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday mornings, September through early June. Education updates ...

Growing together

Throughout the year, the ARC Congregational Life Committee sponsors a range of fellowship activities for all ages. More about fellowship opportunities ...

Serving together

At ARC, we believe that God calls us to engage in service and mission, both in and beyond the village of Altamont. News about missions and service ...


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