Church History and Identity

Clergy Transitions: June 2017

6/1/2017

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


Clergy Transitions: May 2017

5/8/2017

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


Looking Back: Silver Lake in 1957

4/26/2017

A look back at Silver Lake in its first year as a site of the CT Conference Summer Youth Programs.


Clergy Transitions: April 2017

4/4/2017

Ministerial changes reported to the Connecticut Conference in March 2017.


Clergy Transitions: March 2017

3/30/2017

Clergy transitions reported to the Connecticut Conference in February 2017.


Windsor First Apologizes For Role In 17th Century Witch Trials

3/14/2017

After 370 years, First Church in Windsor apologizes for its role in the indictment and hanging of two Windsor residents tried for witchcraft.


Difficult Decisions: Bunker Hill Congregational Church

2/22/2017

Church leaders make many decisions: worship decisions, mission decisions, even the mundane choice of whether to setup 5 tables for coffee hour or 6. Sometimes, the decisions are much more difficult, taking years of prayerful thinking by dozens of leaders or even entire congregations.


Clergy Transitions: February 2017

2/8/2017

The following ministerial changes were report to the Connecticut Conference in December 2016 January 2017:


Congregational Church of Thompson Displaced by Fire

1/3/2017

Thompson Congregational Church is receiving support from local faith communities and organizations after a fire on December 29 severely damaged the historic building.


Touchstones With History: Daniel Hand

12/15/2016

This month is the 125th anniversary of the death of Daniel Hand, a major benefactor of the American Missionary Association.


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