An Open and Affirming Congregation
Located in Manchester’s North End neighborhood, Brookside is a church that is open and affirming towards diversity, equity and inclusion among all of God’s people. Everyone is fully invited to share in church worship, rites and sacraments. Our church affiliation is with the United Church of Christ rooted in the Protestant Christian Congregational, Reformed, and Lutheran traditions. Our Church mission invites everyone to participate, volunteer, and share in stewardship opportunities.
Happening at Brookside
Are you looking to tune into an online service, listen to hymns, or Thrift Shop hours? Do you want to join a bible study group? Check out the events happening this week at Brookside.
Brookside United Church of Christ
Brookside is community-focused and offers space for numerous local nonprofits and community organizations to meet. In support of its mission, the church is utilized by over 30 groups in the Manchester area including non-profits, student enrichment programs, grief and addiction support groups, community gardeners, a parish nurse program, local farmers market, soccer league, community theatre groups, and student recitals. Two other congregations worship regularly in our chapel. Brookside is home to the Brookside Thrift Shop and Pastoral Counseling Services that serve the local community. Learn more about our venue.