Called to the care of souls at Ridgebury’s little church

Being called to the care of souls — other people’s souls — comes from deep, with roots reaching far back. It’s not a job, it’s a way of life. “I knew that I was called to the ministry when I was 12 years old,” said the Rev. Deborah Rundlett, the new pastor of Ridgebury Congregational Church. The church had gone … read more

Music Sunday at Ridgebury Congregational Church to benefit Dorothy Day June 17

Ridgebury Congregational Church will hold a music service, with donations going to Dorothy Day Hospitality House in Danbury, this Sunday, June 17, at 10 a.m. in the church meeting house. Guest musicians Tom Kean, on guitar, and flautist Cecilia Burns, will join the RCC Choir and soloist, Chase Pando with Music Director Sara Vokes. The public is invited and encouraged to … read more

Ridgebury church to host benefit concert Nov. 12

On Sunday, Nov. 12, the Ridgebury Congregational Church will host a benefit concert featuring local musicians in its meetinghouse located at 605 Ridgebury Road. The concert, which begins at 3 p.m., will benefit Regional Hospice and Palliative Care’s pediatric hospice care programs. The concert has been put together by the church’s musical director, Sara Vokes. Performers include the Hat City … read more

Ridgebury Congregational Church to host benefit concert Nov. 12

On Sunday, Nov. 12,  the Ridgebury Congregational Church will host a benefit concert featuring local musicians in its meetinghouse located at 605 Ridgebury Road. The concert, which begins at 3 p.m., will benefit Regional Hospice and Palliative Care’s pediatric hospice care programs. The concert has been put together by the church’s musical director, Sara Vokes. Performers include the Hat City … read more

Ridgebury Congregational Church to host benefit concert Nov. 12

On Sunday, Nov. 12,  the Ridgebury Congregational Church will host a benefit concert featuring local musicians in its meetinghouse located at 605 Ridgebury Road. The concert, which begins at 3 p.m., will benefit The Regional Hospice and Palliative Care’s Pediatric Hospice Care Programs. The concert has been put together by the church’s Musical Director Sara Vokes and performers include The … read more

Battle of Ridgefield reenactment: Redcoats and Colonial patriots will fight again on Main Street Saturday

“Tryon’s whole column then surged forward, triggering a murderous fire …” —Keith Jones, Farmers Against the Crown The British at the barricade, cutlasses and cannonfire! Colonial militia will again stand and fight the redcoats on Main Street this Saturday, April 29, as the 240th anniversary of the Battle of Ridgefield is celebrated with a re-enactment of the Revolutionary War encounter … read more

Holy Week at Ridgebury Congregational Church

A service that retells Jesus’ final hours with communion, scripture readings, hymns and choral music, as candles are extinguished leaving the sanctuary in darkness and silence Thursday, April 13, at 7:30 p.m. In the church meetinghouse. Easter Sunday service celebrating the Resurrection of Christ 10:00 a.m. in the Meetinghouse. Special music from Cecilia Burns, flute and James Walker, drums joining … read more

William Lucas, worked in advertising

William Lucas

William Homer Lucas, a resident of Ridgefield, CT, passed away on Friday, April 18, after a long battle with Multiple Myeloma. He was at Calvary Hospital, Bronx, NY, surrounded by his wife Alice and three sons; Richard, Robert, and James. Mr. Lucas was active with the Ridgebury Congregational Church. He served on its Board of Trustees and Communications Committee for … read more

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