Autumnal Meeting of the Rhode Island Conference
Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 7:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Beneficent Congregational Church
300 Weybosset St.
Providence, RI 02903-3731

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Sandy Tremblay

Please come join us for this Autumnal Meeting of the Rhode Island Conference of the United Church of Christ.

The keynote speaker for this Meeting will be The Rev. Alison Buttrick Patton who will speak about the Task of Confronting White Privilege.  There will be worship with communion, a business meeting, and the keynote address with time for question and answer.

All delegates, authorized ministers, and members of local churches are invited to join us for this event, which will include early morning “coffee and” as well as a luncheon.


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7:00 AM Vendors Set up
7:30 AM Registration Opens - Glass Door Entry to Meeting House
Continental Breakfast - Lower Level of Meeting House
8:00 AM New Delegate Gathering - Location to be Announced
9:00 - 9:30 AM Business Meeting - Meeting House
  • 2017 Budget Vote
  • Open & Affirming Vote
  • Conference Guidelines Vote
9:30 - 10:30 AM Keynote Address with Q & A - Meeting House
Alison Buttrick-Patton: “What’s to stop us?”
10:30 - 11:00 AM Break
11:00 - 11:45 AM Recognitions, Speakouts - Meeting House
11:45-12:45 PM Worship with Communion - Meeting House
Alison Buttrick-Patton preaching on
Acts 8:26-40 – The Baptism of the Eunuch
1:00 - 2:00 PM Luncheon - Round Top Center