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Book Donations Needed

January Book Drive – “Because Reading Is A Basic Human Right!”

Westminster members have the opportunity to donate books to Providence Books Through Bars, an organization that works to provide reading material to people currently incarcerated, to
encourage a sense of connection with the outside world and … read more.

Updated Building Use Guidelines

Updated Building Use Guidelines

As Rev. Ellen referenced in yesterday’s email (HERE), due to the recent surge in coronavirus numbers, your Board and Bridge Team have updated the guidelines for building use. We continue to weigh the risks with our understanding … read more.

January 2022 Share the Plate Recipient

As the cold winter season begins our Share the Plate recipient for January is The Rhode Island Coalition to End Homelessness. A statewide non-profit with individual and organizational members to pursue comprehensive and cooperative solutions to prevent and end homelessness. Coalition programs and activities include … read more.

Thanksgiving Message from 2022 Annual Budget Drive


… is upon us again. For many, its story connotes the beginnings of European continental conquest and of a great betrayal and tragedy for native peoples. Yet still, for most, the holiday’s message of reflection and gratitude endures and transcends. Falling as the year vaults … read more.

November’s Share the Plate is SAGE/RI

Our November Share the Plate recipient is Services and advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Elders (Sage/RI)

As part of Westminster’s effort to renew our Welcoming Congregations status, we offer up Sage/RI as our Share the Plate recipient. The mission of SAGE/RI is to serve … read more.

Coronavirus Response – Updated Recommendations


Updated Westminster Bridge Team Guidelines for Westminster Large & Small Group Gatherings – October 2021

Hello eager Westminster worshippers – the Bridge Team has met again and revised their guidelines for safe worship and small group meetings. We’re happy to announce that, while outdoor … read more.

Our Summer 2021 Share the Plate

Plan International USA
Plan International USA is a girls’ rights organization. Their aim is to create a more equal world by transforming the lives of 100 million girls around the world so that they are safe, educated and economically empowered. They clear the barriers that … read more.