to Church of the Wayfarer

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Carmel's neighborhood church

for over 100 years...

Church of the Wayfarer is a vibrant Christian community with dynamic worship and enriching ministries. Our mission is to bring love and wholeness to our world.

Church of the Wayfarer has been over 100 years in the making, and is an integral part of Carmel-by-the-Sea's unique history.

Whoever you are and wherever you are on your journey of faith you are welcome here.

Sunday Services

Worship Service begins at 10:00 a.m.

The church is handicapped accessible.

Child Care & Sunday School

Loving Child Care for children up to 4 years old begins at 10:00 a.m. every Sunday.

All children are invited to join us in worship at 10:00 a.m.

Children aged 4 to 6th grade participate in worship until the Children's Message. At that time they are welcome to attend the children's classes which begin at 10:15 a.m.

For more details please call the church at (831) 624-3550 or email us from the Contact page.

Adult Classes

Adult Classes are held at 8:45 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. every Sunday.


Church of the Wayfarer

Lincoln Street at Seventh Avenue
P.O. Box 2205
Carmel-by-the-Sea, California 93921
(831) 624-3550 - FAX (831) 624-2530

Click here to view a map of our location.

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Saturday, Open by Appointment


Church of the Wayfarer has no off-street parking. Two-hour spots are located all around the area, and within a block of the church there are spaces with no time restrictions.