October 18, 2018 RSS feed / Faith Community

New Arrivals

Kayla Mungin and Tyreq Anderson of Newport are proud to announce the birth of their son Tamir Jhabar Anderson on Oct. 9, 12018.  Sara and Jacob Kane of MIddletown are proud to announce the birth of their son Harley Mathew Kane on Oct. 13, 2018. More...

Episcopal Revival Live-Streamed

The Episcopal Revival, to be held in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on Sunday, Oct. 21, will be live-streamed at 1 p.m. in the library of Emmanuel Church, 42 Dearborn St. The presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, Rev. Michael Curry, will preach. More...

Community Meal

The United Congregational Church, located at 524 Valley Road, Middletown, will serve its next community meal on Wednesday, Oct. 24. 401-849-5444.   More...

Haunted House

Enjoy a kid-friendly haunted house at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 525 Broadway, Oct. 27-28, from 1-5 p.m. The cost is $5/child, $10/family. 401-846-9567, stpetersri.org.   More...

Pennies for Prescriptions

Until the end of October, St. Lucy’s Community Action Committee is collecting money for the prescription needs of residents of Lucy’s Hearth shelter. More...

Call to Artisans, Crafters and Vendors

Central Baptist Church, 99 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown, will hold a harvest crafts fair on Saturday, Nov. 10, with space for 20 tables. Bring your table or rent one. The fee for six-foot tables is $100, eight-foot tables, $125. 401-423-1651. More...

Spaghetti Dinner

Eat-in or take-out dinner. In addition, items from local crafters will be on sale. Emmanuel Church, 42 Dearborn St., Oct. 26, 5-8 p.m., $5- $10, 401-847-0675.   More...

Harvest Fair at Emmanuel

Crafts, books, tea room, food, silent auction, face-painting, magic and more, Emmanuel Church, 42 Dearborn St., Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 401-847-0675.   More...

Spiritual Retreat

Relational evangelism training is the topic of this retreat, which will take place on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Lunch is $10. Contact First Presbyterian Church to sign up and to select your lunch. 401-847-1749.   More...

‘The Giving Tree’

Through October at Emmanuel Church’s narthex, 42 Dearborn St., consider taking a sock from the tree and return it with a donation of socks. They will be given to Housing Hotline for distribution where needed. 401-847-0675.   More...

Trinity’s Pumpkin Patch

Buy pumpkins, food, baked goods and more at Trinity Church’s annual “pumpkin patch.” This event helps support local charities. Trinity Church, Queen Anne Square, noon- 6 weekdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. weekends, through Wednesday, Oct. More...

‘Speaking of Religion’ Series Continues

Emmanuel Church, 42 Dearborn St., will present “Jewish High Holy Days: A Month of Celebration and Introspection,” with Lisa Kotlen, on Monday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. 401-847- 0675.   More...

Haunted Happenings Halloween Party

The community is invited to a costume party, movie, and potluck dinner, primarily for children and families, at Channing Memorial Church parish hall, 135 Pelham St., Saturday, Oct. 27, at 6 p.m., 401- 846-0643.   More...

Trunk or Treat

St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 525 Broadway, offers “Trunk or Treat,” Sunday, Oct. 28, 11 a.m.- noon, rain or shine, if raining, go inside for goodies. Potluck dinner follows. 401-846-9567.   More...

Fall Food Drive

United Congregational Church is holding a fall food drive until Sunday, Nov. 18. Bring nonperishable food items to Farnum Hall, 524 Valley Road, Middletown. 401-849- 5444, UCCmiddletown.org.   More...

‘Fall for Lucy’s Hearth’ Fundraiser

Benefits this homeless shelter, hors d’oeuvres, food stations, silent auction, complimentary wine and beer, live music with Pat Cottrell, International Tennis Hall of Fame, 194 Bellevue Ave., Thursday, Oct 25, from 6-9 p.m., $100, 401-847- 2021 More...

PUMC Fall Festival

Portsmouth United Methodist Church, 2732 East Main Road, offers a fall festival with homemade crafts and candy, baked goods, kids’ activities, silent auction, attic treasures, jewelry, books and lunch, on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. More...