July 19, 2018 RSS feed / Faith Community

New Arrivals

Alison and Ronald Batherwich III of Portsmouth are proud to announce the birth of their son Ronald Edward Batherwich IV on July 12, 2018. More...

St. Mark Film Fest

St. Mark’s Church, 60 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown continues its film festival, “Real Life Catholic.” Upcoming films will be on Thursdays, July 19 and 26, and will begin after the 8:30 a.m. Mass and last approximately 90 minutes. More...

Hellenic Fest

Enjoy a taste of Greek culture at this annual festival put on by St. Spyridon’s Greek Orthodox Church, 390 Thames St. Dates are Friday, July 20, 4 p.m.-1 a.m., Saturday, July 21, noon-2 a.m., and Sunday, July 22, noon-6 p.m. 401- 846-0555. More...

Vegan Potluck

Bring a vegan dish with a card listing all ingredients for four to share, no cheese, eggs, butter, yogurt, or other dairy-based foods, meat, fish, or shellfish. Also, bring own plates, flatware and a bag to carry dirty dishes home in. More...

Dharma Bloom Community Gathering

Free community gathering to connect with like-spirited members of the community will be held on Saturday, July 28, from 9-11 a.m., at the Firehouse Community Studio, 4 Equality Park Place. More...

Bon Voyage Choral Evensong

St. John’s Church, 61 Poplar St., will offer this contemplative service of music with prayers for safe travel for its Choir England Tour (Aug. 1-15), on Sunday, July 29, at 4 p.m. The service is 45 minutes long and is incense-free. More...

Four Enduring Faiths Walking Tour

This escorted, half-mile walking tour will be held on Mondays through Sept. 3, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. More...

Pathway to Hope

The Women’s Resource Center is hosting a “Pathway to Hope” celebration on Thursday, July 26, at 5 p.m. at 11 Touro St. to honor the 20-year anniversary of its commemorative brick walkway and to unveil its new porch. More...

Vasco de Gama Event

A concert on the lawn featuring Timeless and food for purchase, July 19, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Music is performed 6:30-8 p.m. Fenner Hall, 15 Fenner Ave., 401-847-1267.   More...

Worship on the Beach

Portsmouth United Methodist Church and Calvary United Methodist Church are holding worship at Third Beach, Third Beach Road, Middletown, on Sundays through Aug. 26 at 8 a.m. Bring a beach chair. More...

Ice Cream Social

Partnering with Frosty Freez, the Evangelical Friends Church (EFC) will sponsor a free ice cream social that is open to the community for children 12-and-under. More...

Church Fair

St. Matthew’s Church, 87 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown, will have its summer fair on Saturday, July 21, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Food, raffle, silent auction, gently-used household items 401-423-1762.   More...

St. Paul’s New Sangha Group

The Peaceful Waters Sangha of the Rhode Island Community of Mindfulness will meet Monday, July 23, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Church, 12 Marlborough St. It is based on the teachings of Thich Nhat Hahn in the Plum Village Tradition. More...

‘Exploring Newport’ Programs

Channing Church, 135 Pelham St., is holding a series of events entitled “Exploring Newport: Structures, Society, Song and Sky” in the parish hall behind the church. More...

Channing Chatauqua

Channing Memorial Church will be presenting a series of “Chatauqua” style events entitled Exploring Newport: “STRUCTURES, SOCIETY, SONG, SEA and SKY.” The following programs will be held in the parish hall behind Channing Chur More...

Worship Service Time Changes

Jesus Saviour Church, 509 Broadway, has changed its Sunday Mass schedule to 9 a.m. English and Portuguese will be spoken. 401-847-1267, jsaviournewportri.org.  First Presbyterian Church, 6 Everett St., will have its worship service at 9:30 a.m. More...

Summer Bazaar

Jesus Saviour Church, will hold its summer bazaar July 26-28, from 7-11 p.m. on the Vernon Ave. grounds. It will include games, Bingo, white elephants, food and more. 401-847-1267. More...