During Lent, Thrifty Threads collected men’s ties for Year Up, an organization in Boston helping young men prepare for the workforce.

We appreciate your donations!

We can accept:

Gently-used or new clothing for all ages and sizes

Small household items like: kitchenware, vases, artwork, and books


We cannot accept:

Large items like furniture

Our J2A and YAC students are traveling to Rhode Island on July 28 to embark on this year's Pilgrimage trip, a program called The Providence Experience organized by the Rhode Island Conference of the UCC.

On Saturday, June 15, we enjoyed beautiful weather, great music, delicious food, and many smiling faces. Thanks to all the volunteers who helped make the event possible. Special thanks also goes to our wider community who joined us for this special tradition!

On Tuesday, December 3 at 7pm in the Deepening Room, the Endowment Ministry Team will meet with representatives from the Bank of America (US Trust) to review investment performance for 2019 and any recommended changes for 2020. The meeting is open to everyone in the congregation.

We'll be gathering on Saturday, November 16 at 4:30pm in the parlor at United Parish and will share a simple meal - please indicate as your RSVP if you can contribute to the repast.

On Sunday, November 17, we will hold an All-Parish meeting in Willett Hall following the church service. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. Come to the meeting to:
- connect and get to know each other;
- get updates on our finances and priorities;

We will offer a 50% discount to all veterans who come shopping in honor of Veterans Day this weekend. We are also looking for donations of larger shopping bags for coats and larger clothing. Contact

Help the Exalting Ministry Team decorate the Sanctuary for Christmas on Sunday, November 24 after worship! We'll have festive music and refreshments to get in the holiday spirit. We'll need volunteers to help hang garland, wreaths, and put up the Christmas trees and lights.

Join us after worship on Sunday, November 17 in Willett Hall for our all-parish meeting and potluck lunch. Last names A-L are encouraged to bring desserts, and M-Z are encouraged to bring side dishes - but the most important thing to bring is yourself!