Church Leaders Address Injustice Following Charlottesville

8/16/2017

More than 30 Conference staff and church leaders gathered together in Hartford Tuesday, August 15, in a conversation about racism, and the current states of our church and our nation.


Silver Lake 60th Celebration Approaching

8/10/2017

Silver Lake Conference Center will celebrate 60 years of outdoor ministry on August 26 from 11am – 5pm. The celebration will feature a cookout, activities for children, music, worship, and a chance for people to visit the camp and see what has changed, what has remained, and what the future holds for the Connecticut Conference's outdoor ministry ...


Partnership Team Calls for Prayers for Peace for Korea

8/3/2017

The following was submitted by Ginny McDaniel on behalf of the CTUCC Korean Partnership: In Korea, August 15th is celebrated as Liberation Day, the date of Korea’s Liberation from Japanese colonization at the end of World War II. It’s a date marked by both South Korea and North Korea, as many regard the two states as one country whose shared ...


Clergy Transitions: August 2017

8/2/2017

The following ministerial changes were reported to the Connecticut Conference in August 2017:


Conference Hires New Registrar

7/26/2017

Jill Ford HARTFORD - Jill Ford, a member of the First Congregational Church of Granby, will start on Monday as the new Registrar/Program Administrator of the Connecticut Conference. Ford has worked for six years as the Administrator for Friends of Holcomb Farm in West Granby, where she managed the donor and members database, maintained and ...


New Video: Vantage Point #23 - SLCC Development Associate

7/26/2017

The Connecticut Conference released a new Vantage Point video today. In this edition of Vantage Point, guest host the Rev. Ryan Gackenheimer, Executive Director of Silver Lake Conference Center, speaks with Heather Dineen, the new Development Associate at SLCC about her work at the conference center.


Work Begins on Crafting New Conference Proposal

7/24/2017

Just after the Annual Meetings of the Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut Conferences voted decisively on June 17 to move forward toward uniting into one Conference, Connecticut Conference Board Member Jocelyn Gardner-Spencer looked at Connecticut Conference Minister Kent Siladi and said “we have a lot of work to do.”


37 Southern New England Youth Experience Synod

7/19/2017

Southern New England Conferences collaborate to send thirty-seven young leaders to Youth @ Synod in Baltimore.


Clergy Transitions: July 2017

7/15/2017

The following ministerial changes were reported to the Connecticut Conference in July 2017:


Synod Reflection: The Now

7/13/2017

Young adult delegates and their shepherds Submitted by The Rev. Michelle Hughes Associate Conference Minister for Transitions As staff assigned to supervise the Connecticut Conference Young Adult Delegates at General Synod 2017, I want to share this group statement composed by the young adults during our final debrief session. They were asked ...


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