Conference News

News

Delegates call for Transgender Remembrance Sunday; Approve Accessible for All Resolution
At the 150th Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Conference, delegates not only voted overwhelmingly to move toward forming a new combined Conference ...

Questions & Comments Leading Up to the Vote
Prior to Saturday's votes in separate plenary sessions in favor of proceeding with plans to create a unified Conference, those attending the ...

In Historic Vote, Three Conferences Vote to Move Toward Union
HARTFORD, CT - The Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences of the United Church of Christ voted decisively on Saturday to move ahead ...
Blog Posts

An Authentic Experience of Kingdom Work
"These trips to the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation are among the best things I am privileged to do each year. And the reason is simple: what we do ...

Don't Call it Messy; Call it Hard
That questions about structure and other administrative matters will be answered as we go may feel messy, even chaotic, to some of us. Our faith, ...

Unity in Diversity
"We do not have to agree on everything, except one: that we are one." —John Hargrave

Local News

Churches in the News

THE COURANT: Syrian Refugees Speak About New Life In Connecticut
Zeyad Al Abas, a Syrian refugee recently relocated to Glastonbury, and sponsored by South Church in Glastonbury, told his story to the crowd at the ...

RECORD JOURNAL: First woman to lead First Congregational Church in Wallingford
The newest senior minister at First Congregational Church of Wallingford wants the church to be more than just a prominent building on the corner of ...

NEW HAVEN REGISTER: 2 New Haven UCC Congregations To Vote On Forming New Parish
Sunday likely will be the last year that United Church on the Green and the Church of the Redeemer celebrate Easter separately. The parishioners have ...

Devotionals

Spirit Calendar
The Uncomfortable Walk
"May each of us have faith and trust enough to be uncomfortable to walk with God and lose ourselves." — Rev. Michelle Hughes
Spirited Wednesday
Conflict Is
"Living faithfully means there will be conflict." —Rev. Shepard Parsons