Nurturing spiritual growth, celebrating the worth and dignity of all people, inspiring one another to act on our faith in the larger community.


Welcome! Please come and explore the rich spiritual and community life of South Church

Our Unitarian Universalist community offers an open search for spiritual fulfillment, meaning, and belonging. Thought-provoking worship, social justice, environmental activism, arts, music and a warm welcome are just some of what you’ll find at South Church. Come in and explore! 

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Sunday Services


We have one service at 10am on Sundays.

Our church is located in downtown Portsmouth at 292 State Street, and our offices are located at the South Church Meeting House at 73 Court Street in Portsmouth.

Our offices are open Tuesday through Friday from 9am-2pm.

Fall Retreat

Join us on beautiful Lake Winnepesaukee for our annual fall retreat. October 11-14, 2019! Click HERE for more information! 

Fall Classical Concert Series

Back for the 2nd year is the South Church Fall Concert Series! Don't miss any of the 4 opportunities to hear beautiful music in a beautiful space!

Click HERE to see the full line up! 

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Weddings and Rentals at South Church

Weddings at South Church

Are you looking for a unique and historic location for your upcoming wedding, meeting or live performance?  Located in beautiful downtown Portsmouth, South Church is one of the seacoast area’s premier rental facilities.

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South Church singing group

Our Mission

At South Church, we nurture spiritual growth through worship, learning and community; we celebrate the worth and dignity of all people; and we inspire one another to act on our faith in the larger community.