We believe… that all people are blessed and loved equally by God. Following the teachings  of Jesus we heartily welcome everyone into God’s covenantal community. Whatever your race, ethnicity, age, socioeconomic or marital status, variety of thoughts and beliefs, physical or mental ability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression – whoever you are and wherever you come from you are welcome into the full life and ministry of our church.


Barrington Congregational Church, United Church of Christ is an historic yet vibrant community in Barrington Rhode Island.  No matter who you are, or where you are on life’s journey you are welcome here.

For information about us, please feel free to look through our website, or reach out to us at

Join Us for Sunday Worship

Gather by the river in a beautiful and historic sanctuary. Find open doors, open hearts, open minds.

Weekly Worship Services are at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday mornings. (Summer Worship at 9:30 a.m.).

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What's Happening

We are an incredibly active and vibrant community, with groups big and small meeting regularly for spiritual growth, fellowship and keeping the church running.

Get the latest news in our weekly newsletter – The eBridge.

eBridge 3-16-17

Past newsletters

Here’s What’s Happening at Barrington Congregational Church, U.C.C.

  • The eBridge Newsletter

The eBridge Newsletter

February 2017 marked a change in our newsletter with the launch of the eBridge.   It is emailed out on a weekly basis (usually on a Thursday) to those on […]

  • Doors off the Hinges

Doors off the Hinges

by Rev. Brendan Curran, Assoc. Minister          –          March 21, 2017

The following is an Op. Ed. that Brendan has written which should be published in this […]

  • Special Weekday Lenten Worship

Special Weekday Lenten Worship

Lenten Worship Series
Wednesdays, Mar 1 – Apr 5, 7:00 PM in the Sanctuary
This Lent, join your friends at BCCUCC for a special Wednesday evening Lenten worship series. We will […]

  • Lenten Sermon Series

Lenten Sermon Series

Encountering God…
Throughout this season of Lent, Brendan and Dale will be exploring many of the different facets of prayer through their weekly sermons. They will not only be talking […]

  • Being Faithful in Anxious Times

Being Faithful in Anxious Times

by Rev. Dale Azevedo, Sr. Minister          –          March 1, 2017

These are anxious times. And, it is not just about politics. Health, finances, relationships, there is […]

  • Rev. Dale’s Installation Service

Rev. Dale’s Installation Service

What an absolutely beautiful celebration we had on Sunday, February 26, when we, along with the Rhode Island Conference, UCC, celebrated Dale’s installation as Sr. Minister here at BCCUCC. […]

  • Brendan at the Statehouse

Brendan at the Statehouse

by Rev. Brendan Curran, Assoc. Minister          –          February 16, 2017

The following statement was presented by Brendan to the Health, Education and Welfare Committee at the Rhode Island Statehouse on February […]

  • Visioning Peace Dinner

Visioning Peace Dinner

We had a wonderful (albeit a little snowy) Interfaith Visioning Peace dinner on Sunday, February 12, 2017. Here are a couple pictures of our closing prayer circle as well […]

  • BCCUCC Welcomes the Rainbow Doors

BCCUCC Welcomes the Rainbow Doors

Sunday morning we welcomed the Rainbow Doors to our front lawn. These doors are a reminder that God’s love is open to all people and stand as a visual reminder of […]

  • The Reese’s Dilemma

The Reese’s Dilemma

by Rev. Dale Azevedo, Sr. Minister          –          February 1, 2017

Do you recall the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup commercials from years ago?
“Hey, you got chocolate in my peanut butter!”
“And you […]

  • Loaves and Fishes Truck Run

Loaves and Fishes Truck Run

On Thursday, January 26th, 2017, volunteers from our church took out the Loaves and Fishes RI truck that they had filled with food, clothing and toiletries, and went to […]

  • Unable to be in church on Sunday?

Unable to be in church on Sunday?

Whether you’re out of town, or unable to be in church for some other reason, there are several ways you can keep in touch with what’s happening:
Read the Weekly […]

  • Listen to the sermons

Listen to the sermons

The Sunday sermons are available online so if you are unable to be with us for worship, or you want to listen again, you can find them here on […]