United Church of Christ

In the Heart of the Community Since 1712

2016 Festival on the Hill Saturday June 11th
Save the Date!

Schedule & Events
for the week of
May 23th 2016

"Truce is Better then Friction"

Monday, May 23th

  • 4:00 p.m. Vermah Munson Scholarship Meeting in the Parlor
Tuesday, May 24th
  • 9:30 a.m. Play Group at the Reeves Center
  • 10:00 a.m. Tuesday Circle Meeting in the Parish Hall
  • 5:00 p.m. Yoga with Lisa in the Reeves Center
  • 7:00 p.m. Preaching Class meeting in the Parlor
Wednesday, May 25th
  • 10:00 a.m. Calling Hours for Carmen Gagliardi at Porter Funeral Home,
    Service at 11:00 a.m. , also at Porters.
  • No Bible Study Today
  • 3:00 p.m. Berlin High School Practice in Sanctuary
  • 7:00 p.m. Senior Choir rehearsal in the Parlor
Thursday, May 26th
  • 3:00 p.m. Berlin High School Practice in Sanctuary
  • 7:00 p.m. Handbells rehearsal in the Parlor
Sunday, May 29nd
  • 10:00 a.m. Worship Services in the Meeting House

Full Schedule April Trumpet

Our Minister

Our Minister Rev. Olivia Robinson grew up in Milford, New Jersey on the Delaware River. She attended Boston University and Yale Divinity School . She is a Registered Nurse and worked in Sierra Leone, Africa and did mission work in the Dominican Republic. She has been in Parishes for over 38 years. Olivia has also studied at the Yale School of Music and is an accomplished Lyric soprano. She believes in making life more sacred and the sacred more full of life. Her office is filled with puppets, guitars, flutes, drums and works of art which she uses in her sermons. She has a passionate interest in all religions and is a founding member of New BAIC - The New Britain Area Interfaith Council. She is a warm and compassionate woman with a great sense of humor.

Statement of Inclusion

OaA We believe that all people are created in God's image and are blessed and loved equally by God. We strive, with God's grace, to welcome and value all persons into our community, including persons of every age, race, nationality, marital and family status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, socio-economic status, mental and physical ability, educational background, and spiritual tradition. We invite all to share fully in the life, leadership, ministry, sacraments, blessings and joys of our church family. We, the members of the Kensington Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, covenant with God and each other to live and love as Jesus has taught. We commit ourselves to the ongoing work of actively embracing Jesus call to love one another. Trusting in the Holy Spirit, we journey together in faith

Vacation Bible School (VBS)
June 20-24

An ecumenical day camp featuring:
Sing & Play Rock, Imagination Station, Deep Bible Quests, Spelunker Sports & Games, KidVid Cinema, Cavern Café and Cave Quest Closing for children age 4 through 11 (Children must have completed one year of preschool). Middle School & High School Youth are invited to volunteer as Crew Leaders & Station volunteers.
To register: Click on the Cave Quest icon to the right. $50.00 for 1st child, $45.00 for each additional family member $40.00 for KCC members.

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    Our mission is to is to make real the love and will of God in the world through worship, nurture, and services in the name of our Lord, Jesus Christ

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