The Church

 

The United Congregational Church is a member of the Rhode Island Conference of the United Church of Christ. which connects us with other churches and enhances our ministries and outreach.

 

In the wintertime, the grounds are still bright and cheery!

 

We trace our heritage to the congregation gathered in Newport by the venerable Nathaniel Clapp in 1695. In 1833 the First and Second Congregational Churches in Newport united to become the United Congregational Church. Members of this congregation have been active in church and community activities on Aquidneck Island, within Newport County and at the state level ever since.

 

What People are Saying

The kindest compilation of friends and family reside within our community. I've made some of my best friends here and joining the church is the best decision I've ever made. — Noah, 16
I have fun playing games while I learn about Jesus. — Nik, Age 10
I am grateful for the many opportunities to be of service to others. — Jack, Age 78
Bright! Cheery! Friendly! Great Pastor! Great music! Comforting, helpful and warm! Uplifting illuminating sermons. Our church has it all! — Bob, Age 72
I like that when Sunday School is over we go have something to eat. — Matt, Age 12
I appreciate the strong sense of community that is always inclusive and welcoming. — Elaine, Age 57
We love this church because of the loving and family atmosphere. The children's program is the best - our children look forward to coming to church. — Lisa
I have been a part of this church as a child and now as an adult. It's has always been a fun, welcoming, and very special place at each stage of my life. — Laura, Age 34
I most appreciate the closeness of everyone in our church. It's like one big family. — Rebecca, Age 18
We have had 17 moves. Every time we came back to Newport we were welcomed as though we had never been away. — Debby, Age 79
Sunday Morning Worship Schedule: Worship: 10:00 - 11:00
Sunday School: 10:00 - 11:00
Fellowship Time: 11:00 +

Highlighted Events

• Worship Service - Sundays at 10 AM

• Prayer Circle - Tuesdays @ 4 PM

• United Knitters - Thursdays @ 10 AM

• Web Group Talk on Robert Lincoln 4/14 @ 10:30 AM

• Second Helping on Common Cause 4/22 @ 11:15 AM

• Community Meal 4/25 5 PM @ United Baptist

• Cabaret Potluck 4/28 @ 5 AM

• Memorial Brick Sale - All of May

• WEB Group Hunter House Tour 4/19 @ 10 AM

• Second Helping on Opioid Addiction 5/20 @ 11.15 AM