November 29, 2018 RSS feed / Faith Community

New Arrivals

Sarah and Brian Almeida of Tiverton are proud to announce the birth of their son Wyatt Luke Almeida on Nov. 18, 2018.  Milena and Stuart MacColl of Middletown are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Kalina Arlene MacColl on Nov. More...

Advent Workshop

Portsmouth United Methodist Church will hold a workshop for children and families to make Advent and Christmas decorations on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 11 a.m. Soup and sandwiches will be provided. This is a free event and open to the public. More...

Religious Iconography Presentation

St. Lucy’s Church, 909 West Main Road, Middletown, will hold a presentation in the parish hall by Jane Parrillo on religious iconography on Wednesday, Dec. 5, from 6:30- 7:30 p.m. The focus will be on St. More...

Temple Shalom Chanukah Service

Temple Shalom, 223 Valley Road, Middletown, will hold a Chanukah service for children and adults on Friday, Dec. 7, at 6:30 p.m. It will include candle lighting, latkes and refreshments, games and music. 401-846-9002.   More...

‘Blue Christmas’ at St. Peter’s Church

The anguish of losing loved ones, broken relationships, the loss of employment, the weariness of ill health, and the pain of isolation can make people feel alone. St. More...

Meditation Gatherings for Healing and Peace

St. Paul’s Church, 12 Marlborough St., holds meditation gatherings for healing and peace every Tuesday from 5:30-6:20 p.m. This is an interfaith and inter-spiritual community. No experience required. More...

Saint Joseph’s Concert

Saint Joseph’s Church Choir will present a varied program, under the direction of Denis Tetrault, organist/conductor, including music for the Christmas season, accompanied by organ, piano, brass and timpani on Saturday, Dec. 15, at 7 p.m. More...

Coat Give-Away Days

Throughout the winter, St. Paul’s collects coats, scarves, gloves and hats for its coat giveaway days. People who need clothing can pick it up on Wednesdays from 1-4 p.m. and Sundays after 11:30 a.m. St. More...

Chamber Ensemble Performs

The Seele Musicale Chamber Ensemble will perform during the 10 a.m. worship on Sunday, Dec. 2, at Emmanuel Church, 42 Dearborn St. The service also includes hymns and organ accompaniment by Emmanuel’s organist/choirmaster Waylon Whitley. More...

Advent Wreath Making

St. Mary's, 324 East Main Road, Portsmouth, invites everyone to make an Advent wreath on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 9 a.m. Materials will be provided. 401-846-9700.   More...

Touro Synagogue Celebrates Its Origins

An open house to celebrate the 255th anniversary of the dedication of Touro Synagogue will be held on Sunday, Dec. 2, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. On Dec. 2, 1763, Touro Synagogue opened its doors to the community and will do so again. More...

Advent Meditation Harp Concert

The concert will feature Katherine O’Neill and guest artist Grace Cloutier. Performances will be held on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 2 and 7 p.m. at St. Mark’s Church, 60 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. More...

Eleanor Slater Holiday Collection

The United Congregational Church, 524 Valley Road, Middletown, is collecting items for people at the RI State Hospital. Donations may be left in the church office through Sunday, Dec. 9. More...

Concert for Charity

Wakefield Concert Band will perform a Christmas concert for charity at Jesus Saviour Church, 509 Broadway, on Monday, Dec. 10, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. A $10 donation is requested. 401-847-1267, jsaviournewportri.org.   More...

Knights of Columbus Clothing Drive

The Knights of Columbus, 7 Valley Road, Middletown, will collect men’s, women’s and children’s winter wear (new or used in good condition) such as coats, jackets, sweaters, scarves, gloves, pants and shirts. More...

Tree of Lights

Last year, St. Mary's Church, 324 East Main Road, Portsmouth, started a tradition of building a giant tree of food in the parish hall. More...