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2015-2016
Rhode Island State Council of Churches
100 Niantic Avenue
Suite 101
Providence
RI
2907
Email
Email: 
danderson@councilofchurchesri.org
Phone
Phone: 
401-461-5558

Site Description

• The RISCC is comprised of lay people, ministers, chaplains, and priests. We consist of twelve Protestant denominations; six affiliated church organizations; and eight Orthodox denominations and congregations. We have over 100,000 members in over 300 congregations. The Council maintains a close working relationship with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence and the Rhode Island Board of Rabbis. We collaborate with 75 civic and human service agencies, and are affiliated with the National Council of Churches and World Council of Churches.Our vision is for a Rhode Island in which all faith communities come together to build understanding and work for peace and justice. As a Council we advocate for social justice; provide resources and programs to our members and to the Rhode Island community as a whole; serve as a center for ecumenical and interfaith dialog and action; provide moral ...

Stipend Expectation

This site meets the stipend expectation

Student Involvement

Work With Executive Minister:•In areas related to institutional advancement (communications – both traditional and internet, fundraising and special events)•In advocacy work – choose one of the following areas: immigration, gambling, human trafficking or poverty•Other ecumenical efforts as time allows

Commitment to Educating Ministers

The RISCC will provide a positive learning environment where:•The student’s growth and development will be of primary importance•The student will be a full, participating member of the ministry team•The student will receive appropriate guidance, but allowed the freedom to be her/himself as she/he works on and completes mutually agreed upon projects

Comments

The RISCC is prepared for this.

Contact Information

Anderson
Donald
Title
Title: 
Executive Minister
100 Niantic Avenue
Suite 101
Providence
RI
2907
Phone
Phone: 
401-461-5558

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