Welcome to our website! We're glad you've come to visit, and we hope you'll join us for worship if you're in the Peterborough area. Our church is located at 220 Goodfellow Road, around the corner from the Jack McGee car dealership in Peterborough, Ontario.

We meet for worship every Sunday at 10:00 a.m., followed by a coffee social in the Fellowship Hall. Our evening services are on hiatus during the summer months but are held twice monthly the rest of the year; see the schedule below for details.

Nursery is available, and we also offer Sunday school classes for children ages 3 to 9, plus a variety of programs for all ages throughout the week. For more info, explore the menu bar at the top of this page.


   Sunday, October 9th
   10:00a.m.   Rev. Martin Vellekoop
World Renew

   Sunday, October 16th
   10:00a.m.   Rev. Martin Vellekoop


Our website contains up-to-date information about all our upcoming services and activities.

Our church building is wheelchair accessible, and we offer assistance for those with limited hearing and vision. Rides can be arranged through the office.

Interested in the latest CRC News?
Click here to read the October 5th issue, or here to subscribe by e-mail.

To see a map of the church and its surrounding neighbourhood, and to find directions to Cephas, click here.

Those using Peterborough Transit can reach the church by following route #5, Charlotte West.

If you'd like more information, you can phone our church office at 705-743-4904 or 705-743-4544. You can also e-mail the office here.

As Cephas is presently a church without a pastor, anyone who is in need of pastoral care is encouraged to contact their district elder/deacon or the church office.

Cephas Music Director Job Posting

Cephas Christian Reformed Church of Peterborough, ON seeks a creative and technically competent person to assume choral and keyboard music leadership in their faith family. The congregation worships using a blend of traditional hymns and contemporary songs. The sanctuary has a well-maintained  2005 Phoenix Organ PT 361 – 3 Organ , and a Samick grand piano.  Praise teams of singers and instrumentalists assist with many services. With one rehearsal a week and one Sunday service, in addition to weekly meetings with church leaders and monthly with the Worship Committee, it is estimated that this part-time position will demand 10-12 hours a week. The appointee will be expected to meet annually with representatives of the Church Council to evaluate past achievements, and explore a vision for the future. Worship material funds are available, vacation time is provided. Annual salary will be established taking into consideration, among other things, the Royal Canadian College of Organists (RCCO) schedule and compensation offered by other similar churches. Applications (which will be treated in strictest confidence) will be received until March 31 or until the post is filled. Please direct enquiries or applications to Clayton Ibey, Worship elder at claytonibey@cogeco.ca

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Last updated on October 7, 2016.