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Education and Training Programs for Racial Justice Offered
This summer’s protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, by Neo-Nazi, KKK, and other white supremacist groups is a sober reminder that racism is a systemic...

Looking back at 10 significant moments at General Synod 2017
The closing gavel came down on the 31st General Synod of the United Church of Christ in the afternoon on July 4, capping five days in which the ...

Together, As One Team Engages with Consultant
Leaders from the three southern New England Conferences met with a consultant last week who will help guide them in developing a proposal to form a ...
Blog Posts

Synod - A Powerful Experience
This year I attended my second General Synod or National meeting of the United Church of Christ delegates, visitors and guests from throughout the ...

Synod Opened My Eyes and Heart
WOW!  Imagine worshiping with 2,700 hundred people.  Quite an image for me coming from a small congregation with a membership of 42 and average Sunday...

Synod: Together as One Body
This being my first General Synod, I wasn’t sure what to expect. From my “pre-Synod” preparation I did know that my time in Baltimore would be filled ...

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Churches in the News

PROVIDENCE JOURNAL: Vandalism mars rainbow doors at Cranston church
Intended as a symbol of inclusiveness, the multicolored doors on display at Woodridge Congregational United Church of Christ were damaged before ...

THE NARRAGANSETT TIMES: Peace Dale Congregational Church unveils restored clock
SOUTH KINGSTOWN—Residents living in the vicinity of the Peace Dale Congregational Church may have noticed a familiar sound in recent weeks.

THE VALLEY BREEZE: New elevator will change life at Park Place Congregational Church
PAWTUCKET – One of the city’s oldest institutions, the Park Place Congregational Church, is getting a modern innovation to help it grow.