December 6, 2018 RSS feed / Faith Community

New Arrivals

Unity Barnes and Jerrell Perry of Newport are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Marianna Noel-Perry Barnes on Nov. 30, 2018. 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, refreshments, games and music. 401- 846-9002.   More...

‘Blue Christmas’ Services

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. Peter’s Church, 525 Broadway: Sunday, Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. More...

Hanukkah Celebration

The Festival of Light Hanukkah Celebration features music by the Touro Band and complimentary kosher latkes, doughnuts, punch and a lighting of the menorah. All are welcome and a goodwill offering will be accepted. 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...

Christmas Cantata

Portsmouth United Methodist Church, 2732 East Main Road, will offer a Christmas cantata on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 10 a.m. worship. “The Christmas Story” will be told in Scripture and song. 401-683- 4005, pumcri.org.   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...

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 p.m. and 7 p.m. at St. Mark’s Church, 60 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. More...

‘Hope for the Holidays’

This presentation to help cope with grief during the holiday season will take place at 30 Red Cross Ave., Dec. 6, from 7-8 p.m. RSVP to Hambly House at 401-619-2877.   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...

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...

‘Speaking of Religion’ Series

Emmanuel Church, 42 Dearborn St., will present “Russian Orthodoxy: Singing our Faith around the World” as part of its “speaking of religion” series on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 4 p.m. All are welcome. More...