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Mass and RI Conferences to Share Retreat Center Director
Furthering collaboration among the conferences in southern New England, the Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences will soon share a new staff ...

Irons Homestead Caretaker Sought
The Rhode Island Conference is seeking candidates for the position of Caretaker of Irons Homestead, the outdoor ministry site in Glocester. The Rev. ...

Historic Quad Board Gathering Marks End and Beginning
Members of the four boards gathered together in Woodstock, CT The following is a compilation from accounts written by Hannah Brown, Bridget  ...
Blog Posts

Many Voices, One Mission: A Community of Colleagues – and Colleagues in Community
"Sure, I can connect with *more* people online than I can in person, but these connections aren’t very high quality." — Rev. Mary Nelson

Many Voices One Mission: Being Open to a New Way
"I don’t know about you, but the simpler way isn’t always obvious to me." — Martha Goodman

Many Voices One Mission: Innovate and Create
"Churches need to be more innovative. Clearly, the old way of doing things is not working, as demographic studies will show." — Susan Page Townsley

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Churches in the News

PROVIDENCE JOURNAL: Interfaith vigil at R.I. State House lays out goals to fight poverty
Hundreds of activists, many of whom were clergy, gathered in the State House rotunda Tuesday afternoon, taking a moment to recover from the rain that ...

PROVIDENCE JOURNAL: Women of the cloth: R.I. clergywomen serve as role models while serving their flocks
Answering God’s call brought these women into a field that has long been dominated by men. Though the number of clergywomen nationwide has increased ...

NEWPORTRI.COM: Church’s Thanksgiving basket project provides meals for 160 families
Amicable Congregational Church, in collaboration with the Tiverton Public Library, expected to provide meals for more than 160 families with this ...