September 19 Service

Sorry for the appearance of this week’s video – to view it just click where it says “Watch on YouTube” (don’t click the lower right arrow button)

September 12 Service

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Welcome to Woodridge Congregational United Church of Christ

As a caring and welcoming community, using the Bible as a resource and the teachings of Jesus as our guide, we joyfully welcome everyone into our Christian community, regardless of race, ethnicity, class, age, mental status, family structure, physical or mental ability, religious background or theological perspective, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. 

As Christian disciples, we invite all to share in the life, leadership, ministry, worship, sacraments, blessings and joys of our congregation.

Parking & Directions:

Woodridge is located across Reservoir Avenue and just north of the Garden City Shopping Center, near Harmony Masonic Lodge, Seven Stars Bakery and Chelo’s Restaurant on Reservoir Ave. (R.I. Route 2).

GPS:  546 Budlong Road (sanctuary), or 30 Jackson Road (office) Cranston, RI

Parking is available in the lot between Jackson and Woodridge Roads and across Woodridge Road from the sanctuary entrances (behind Chelo’s Restaurant; please do not park behind Seven Stars Bakery), as well as on surrounding streets.

Accessible rest rooms are located in both the sanctuary and Parish House buildings.

The Parish House includes Fellowship Hall, Sunday School class rooms and offices.

Worship with Woodridge

Recorded worship services are posted for viewing above.

 This week’s accompanying bulletin may be viewed here:  September 19 Worship

 

Look for updates here or ask to be added to our email list to receive direct notices which include links to view services, and other news.

We welcome you to Sunday worship in the sanctuary at 10 am, with appropriate precautions (see our In Person Worship page for more information). The building remains closed to most other meetings.

 
    

Check this space for information on the resumption of our Annual Events and activities.

  • All-Church Birthday Party
  • Almost May Breakfast
  • All-Church Picnic
  • Holiday Bazaar – fall 2021 event has been cancelled

 

On-Going Activities

  • Refreshments following worship are limited to single-serve beverages at this time.
  • In-Person Sunday School resumes with Rally Day, September 26
  • Food Pantry volunteering – Second Saturday mornings – contact the church office if you would like to help out
  • An outdoor collection box for the Cranston Interfaith Food Pantry is now located at the outside entrance on 30 Jackson Road, Cranston – bring your donations anytime
 Current Events
 
Weekly Bible Study for the Fall season is now in session … Mondays @ 7 pm – on Zoom
 
Topic:  Living in the Kingdom of God – What did Jesus mean by this phrase and what does life in the Kingdom look like?  
 
Class Structure:  Each week we “check in” with a time of prayer,  do a short devotional based on Life of the Beloved by Henri Nouwen, use the gospels to study and discuss our fall topic, and then close in prayer.  
 
Our time on Zoom lasts from 7 – 8:15 pm.  
 
Dates:  Sept 13; 20; 27; Oct 4; 18; and 25 (6 weeks) 
 
Please let me know if you have questions or would like to participate – Scott Spencer @ revscottspencer@gmail.com or 508 – 838 – 6035.