Annual Meeting

Delegates call for Transgender Remembrance Sunday; Approve Accessible for All Resolution

6/22/2017

At the 150th Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Conference, delegates not only voted overwhelmingly to move toward forming a new combined Conference with their Rhode Island and Massachusetts counterparts, they also passed resolutions calling on churches to mark Transgender Remembrance Sunday and calling on the Conference to be an Accessible to All ...


Tri-Conference Annual Meeting Approaching Fast

5/30/2017

The Registration Deadline for the Tri-Conference Annual Meeting is Monday June 5th.


Conference Leaders to Host 5 Online Forums Regarding New Conference Proposal

5/1/2017

Leading up to the historic, first-ever Tri-Conference Annual Meeting of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences, Conference leaders will be hosting a series of five online forums, or webinars, open to anyone who would like to join a discussion about the proposal to form a new Conference. Delegates to the Annual Meeting, to be ...


Annual Meeting to Take Up Two Resolutions

4/25/2017

The 150th Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Conference - being held as part of the historic Tri-Conference Meeting June 16 - 17 at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford - will take up two resolutions. One calls on the Meeting to declare the Conference to be an "Accessible to All Conference, working to remove and/or overcome barriers to ...


Webinar recording, resources, available online

4/4/2017

A recording of the pre-Annual Meeting webinar, with accompanying resources, is now available online. The webinar was designed to give representatives from each church tips on how to spread the news about the upcoming historic Tri-Conference Annual Meeting, being held June 16 and 17 at the Connecticut Convention Center. The meeting marks the first ...


Board Announces the 2017 Living Waters Award

3/8/2017

Joelle A. Murchison, Associate Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer at The University of Connecticut, has been named the 2017 Living Waters Award Recipient. The award will be presented at the 150th Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Conference on June 16-17, 2017 at the Connecticut Convention Center. This historic Annual Meeting is a joint ...


Video: 2016 Annual Meeting Highlights

6/20/2016

The Connecticut Conference released a video today containing highlights from the 148th Annual Meeting, held June 10-11 in West Hartford. The video shares clips from various speakers who shared a common message: it is time to revive our denomination.


Annual Meeting 2016 Told Revival Lies In Justice Work

6/14/2016

Attendees to the 149th Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Conference June 10 ? 11 were called upon to revitalize their churches by working for justice.


Annual Meeting Speaks Out On Restrooms, Minimum Wage, Greenhouse Gases

6/14/2016

Delegates to the 149th Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Conference called on churches to provide gender neutral restrooms, support a $15 an hour minimum wage and take action to reduce greenhouse gases. They also voted to increase the per capita rate paid by churches to the Conference setting from $8 to $10 in 2017.


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