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Ham Dinner December 31, 2017

We are having a Ham Dinner after church services to celebrate the coming New Year! Gary T will also be joining Brian for some great music! If you’ve been meaning to join us, this week is a great time! Join us for a great New Years message, some great music, and a great meal after…

What a Glorious Day for Our Outdoor Service!

We held our services outdoors for the second time this year! We couldn’t have asked for a more glorious day than we had today! 75 degrees, low humidity, sometimes a brisk breeze, great company and a meaningful service and beautiful music. What a way to start a week! Brian had the electric keyboard outdoors, and…

Rummage Sale | unitedriversidechurch.org

Rummage Sale April 22 – POSTPONED

Our Rummage Sale is POSTPONED until a later date! Check back for further details! Do your Spring cleaning, help the community get some great clothes and household items, and help your church at the same time! Great bargains! Snack Bar with beverages and desserts. Parking in rear. Join us Saturday April 22, 2017. 9:30 am…

Lent | unitedriversidechurch.org

What is Lent?

Believe it or not, but I’ve heard this question asked many times. Lent begins Ash Wednesday (this year it’s March 1, 2017), and lasts 40 days, not counting Sundays. This is a time to reflect in prayer and fasting and to be closer to God. Lent comes from the Anglo Saxon word lencten, which means…

Four Chaplains Sunday

Sunday, February 5, 2017 we will be observing “Four Chaplains Sunday”. On February 3, 1943, an Army transport ship called the Dorchester, carrying American soldiers through the icy North Atlantic on their way to serve in World War II, was about 100 miles off the coast of Greenland in rough sea. More than 900 people…

“Souper” Bowl – Feb 5th

We’re going to celebrate our New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI with our “Souper Bowl” after church services. Game day food….chili, quesadillas, soups, you name it…only $ 8.00. We’ll enjoy a great service, then loads of great food, just enough to tide you over to your Super Bowl Parties! So get on your Patriots…

Great Music Directors Day!

What a fantastic day we had today! We had some great music with Brian, and a special guest Gary T. playing the flute so beautifully. We had a great service, and some delicious food afterwards, and a guitar cake made by Debbie C. that was gorgeous! Loads of gifts for our fav Music Director, Brian!…

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Happy New Year!

  New Year’s Resolutions The New Year brings us renewal. Kind of a “do over”. For me, I feel like cleaning out closets, and getting everything in order in my life. A lot of us make New Years resolutions, as losing weight, exercising more, eating healthier, stop smoking,  etc, and those new habits never seem…

Pastor Appreciation Sunday

Pastor Appreciation has a very special meaning for us, especially this year. It has been a little over a year since our church transformation, and even though we are small in numbers, we are huge in spirit, and the will to survive! Our little church by the river, is thriving more than it has in…

Sept 25th Chicken Pie Luncheon

Help us celebrate the beginning of Fall with Chicken Pot Pie after church services. Only $ 8.00, it includes Chicken Pie from Harrows, Mashed Potatoes, Squash and all the fixins. Come enjoy some great fellowship with some great people. Sunday 11: 30 am. United Riverside Cong’l Church 290 Water Street Lawrence MA. For additional info……