A Christian church on Martha's Vineyard

"Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things,
which you do now know" (Jeremiah 33:3)


Reaching UP

*All meetings are masked, spaced, and ventilated


Sunday Worship Service

We are happy to meet together every Sunday at 10 AM to see each other, worship God, and learn how to live better as Christians. Sermons currently focus on Habits.


176 Katama Road in Edgartown and on Facebook Live


Strictly Bible Study

We call it strictly Bible Study because - as good as prayer and fellowship can be, on Thursdays they are not the focus. Reading and talking through the Bible is, with the intention of applying it to our lives. No knowledge is necessary, just ears to hear and a heart to learn. Right now we are in the Book of Genesis: First Events and What We Can Learn from Them 

48 Dodger's Hole Road in Edgartown 

(look for the candle in the window and "BOH" sign). Also on Facebook Live


Praise & Prayer

An informal time of worship music and prayer.

Currently only on Facebook Live.


Reaching OUT



“Our missionaries carry our hearts

where we cannot go”

(Melinda DeFeo)

Beacon of Hope helps support 4 such missionaries: Pastor Bill Devlin, ministering in Nigeria, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, and more.

Pastor Hanna Massad, ministering in Gaza and refugees in Jordan (featured in this recent magazine article - https://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2020/december-web-only/gaza-baptist-church-christmas-zoom-fatigue-revival.html)

An unnamed person who ministers in a nation antagonistic to Christianity.

Seth Irby (pictured at right with his family) who leads a Performing Artists Team here in the States.

Serving Hands Food Distribution

We encourage people to help this local organization affiliated with Martha's Vineyard Community Services which helps local people in need. Next distribution date is Friday, February 26, 10 AM at First Baptist Church of VH. Come and help. (If you need food contact Alicia at anicholson@mvcommunityservices.org)

(Pictured: Pastor Greg Bar, Joyce C, Wyatt and Chrissy D. Hailee was also there, but not in the picture)

Operation Christmas Child

Part of Samaritan's Purse, this annual ministry easily and joyfully gathers and puts toys, necessities, and the gospel into the hands of needy children around the world. This year, Beacon of Hope was able to help them with 80 boxes! (that's Melissa V and Melinda D pictured).

About Beacon of Hope

 Beacon of Hope is a non-denominational, independent, Christian church on Martha's Vineyard.  It was started in 2014 by a group of believers in Jesus who were called to start a new fellowship for Islanders and visitors alike.

After setting an excellent foundation  Rev. Don Bradley retired as the lead pastor.  Rev. Greg Bar has returned to the Island to pastor the church. As a body of believers we are committed to following Jesus and walking as He walked in loving our neighbors, caring for those in need, studying His word, worshipping and praying together, and growing in His grace and wisdom. 

We welcome all people to join us, even if you aren't sure that church is for you.  We want to share Christ's love and freedom with you.

Contact us, reach out on Facebook, or drop in (in person or online) to any of our meetings. 

Our meetings are also on YouTube (hopemv) and MVTV Sundays mornings at 11 (and mvtv.org).


“I am the light of the world. 

Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness,

but will have the light of life."

"In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven."

Jesus Christ
(Gospel of John 8:12 and Gospel of Matthew 5:16)

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