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Click on the links below to read about the early history of the Church, significant events, and memorable congregants.

Church Beginnings - COTC started in 1727 and has a rich and long history.  With fits and starts it grew and prevailed.  Today our church continues to gather with a congregation unequaled in ability and enthusiasm. 

Boston Cane - Bartlett, 2023 - Lillian Bartlett, 98, of Church on the Cape, received the Boston Post Golden Cane, an honor bestowed upon the oldest resident in  Kennebunkport, on Nov. 21.

The Cargo Shop and the Cargo Ship's Fair - The annual Church on the Cape's Ship’s Cargo Fair began in the 1950's and continues to be a quintessential, small-town Americana experience.

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