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Hurricane Relief - Update from UCC
From the ucc.org Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida on Sunday, Sept. 10 with record-force winds and storm surges on the coasts. The storm ...

Legislative Advocate Issues Urgent Appeal for Calls to Legislators
Connecticut Conference Legislative Advocate Michele Mudrick is asking faith leaders in the Conference to call on their state representatives and ...

A Statement on DACA
Eight-hundred thousand people who trusted our government were let down. Eight-hundred thousand people who were trying to better their lives were told ...
Blog Posts

A Letter from the Conference Minister
Colleagues: The news from the devastation in Texas continues to unfold in tragic ways. As members of the United Church of Christ we have always been ...

March for Justice in Boston: Answering the Call
To see 40,000 people gathered in Boston to counter-protest 30 or 40 Neo-Nazis and White Supremacists was remarkable. Even if some of our political ...

Farewell From Cecile
"In Ecclesiastes we are famously reminded that there is a time for everything." —Cecile Gilson

Local News

Churches in the News

NBC CT NEWS: Workers Mark Labor Day with Demand for Increased Minimum Wage
The “Fight for 15” took to the streets across the country and across Connecticut this Labor Day. Rallies were planned in hundreds of cities nationwide...

YANKEE INSTITUTE: Governor Malloy Signs Criminal Justice Reform Bills at Faith Congregational Church
Governor Dannel Malloy signed legislation to reform Connecticut’s criminal justice system on Wednesday at Faith Congregational Church in Hartford.

Devotionals

Spirit Calendar
Seeking Good News
"I'm a journalist with the best gig a journalist can have: I tell good news." — Drew Page
Spirited Wednesday
Forgive
"Forgiveness is painful and difficult work." — Rev. Rachel Beam