a word: people.
a phrase: Passionate people in community.
a sentence: We gather together at the Environmental Cottage
to explore God's gifts and challenges, in this place and in this
a paragraph: Riverside-Salem United Church of Christ/Disciples
of Christ has connections with orthodox, mainline Christianity --
two denominations, the United Church of Christ and the Christian
Church (Disciples) AKA Disciples of Christ -- and with believers
and questers of all types, stripes, and sizes. The congregation,
which meets during fall, winter, and spring from 4 to 6 p.m. on
Sundays in the Environmental Cottage on 3449 West River Road on
Grand Island, in Western New York, sees itself as an alternative
with particular emphasis on the environment, peace and justice,
food issues, and whatever any of us cares about enough to share
and advocate for. In summer, we meet on Wednesday evenings for our
at the Water's Edge programs that emphasize