You are welcome here!


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.

Our Weekly Worship Service is at 10:00 a.m.

(Summer Worship will be at 9:30 a.m.
beginning Sunday, June 21st, 2020)

All welcome! Learn more!

More about upcoming services

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 newsletter – The eBridge.

eBridge  12-5-19

Past newsletters

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

  • The eBridge Newsletter

The eBridge Newsletter

Our electronic newsletter, the eBridge, contains information about the many and varied things happening at BCCUCC.   We invite you to read it (link below) and learn how you can […]

  • 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 […]

  • Come to our Family Christmas Spectacular!!

Come to our Family Christmas Spectacular!!

On Sunday, December 15, we will host our Family Christmas Spectacular!
The festivities begin with a special service at 10:00 AM, where the BCCUCC choir, along with special musical guests, […]

  • We Are Preparing a Sacred Place

We Are Preparing a Sacred Place

by Rev. Dale Azevedo, Sr. Minister          –          November 25, 2019

This Advent season, we are having a little fun and doing a little good…
and we need your help!

In case […]

  • Chancel Fund

Chancel Fund

Help Beautify the Sanctuary for Christmas
We invite you to make a donation to the Chancel Fund.  Money donated to this fund will be used to help beautify the Sanctuary […]

  • Be the Change…

Be the Change…

by Rev. Dale Azevedo, Sr. Minister          –          October 31, 2019

You’ve been hearing it for a while now:
Be the change..
This, of course, is a truncated version of Mahatma Gandhi’s famous […]

  • Living Water!  Be the Change!

Living Water! Be the Change!

by Rev. Brendan Curran, Assoc. Minister         –          October 15, 2019

I have exciting news! I recently received a “Make a Difference Grant” […]

  • Why do you worship?

Why do you worship?

by Rev. Dale Azevedo, Sr. Minister          –          October 1, 2019

What a fascinating question that is.
Why do you worship?
There are many different facets to that question and, likely, countless different […]

  • Barrington Day of Caring 2019

Barrington Day of Caring 2019

Monday, October 14th (Indigenous People’s Day) 11 am – 4 pm.

Volunteers will gather at the Town Hall from 11 am to register, then leave at Noon to go to […]

  • Peace Flags at Coffee Hour

Peace Flags at Coffee Hour

The theme for the 2019 International Day of Peace (on 9/21/19) is ‘Climate Action for Peace’, and the call of the UCC’s third Great Love is ‘Love of Creation’. In honor of these […]