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Synod Approves Replacing Three Southern New England Conferences With One
Jocelyn Gardner Spencer making the case for the new conference at General Synod 32 as Marilyn Kendrix looks on.    Photo by Drew Page ...

Conference Weekly E-Newsletters to Go On Hiatus
The weekly email newsletters of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences will be going on hiatus this summer, while new ...

Responding to the R.I. Opioid Crisis with Hope and Healing Part 4
Fourth in a series from Peggy Matteson, UCC-RI Health Ministry Consultant. Addiction is a disease. People recover. Treatment is effective.
Blog Posts

Many Voices, One Mission: Together
"So now we move forward in faith together." — Rev. Kent Siladi

#UCCSynod: Break the Silence
Today I spoke in front of the entire gathered body of General Synod 32, a body of about 700 delegates and a few hundred more gathered onlookers. I ...

#UCCSynod: Catching Clicks is Really, Really Hard
Some 750 or so General Synod delegates are gathered in the “well of the House” at the Wisconsin Center. And, being the United Church of Christ, that ...

Around the Conference

Churches in the News

PROVIDENCE JOURNAL: Bristol church offers shelter to Nicaraguan youth group
Several members of the performance group are seeking asylum in the United States.

NewportRI.COM: Tiverton church’s art gallery aims to open doors to the community
Funds will help raise money to pay off a loan for the new handicapped addition, and kick off a plan for an art gallery in the church hall

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 ...