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In Memoriam: The Rev. Dr. Kenneth W. Taylor
Kenneth Warwick Taylor, 88, a leader in advancing LGBTQ rights within the United Church of Christ in Connecticut and nationally, passed away ...

Cuz Love Doesn't Have Boundaries
This song was written by Silver Lake summer staff members Ella Quinn, Alex Renna, and Caitlin Mundy and is reproduced here with permission.

Southwest Conference Calls for Week of Faithful Witness at the Border
The following article from the Southwest Conference of the United Church of Christ details the ways people can help with the border crisis, either by...
Blog Posts

Many Voices, One Mission: Strangers At Our Doors
"And all of us can pray."— Karen Methot

Many Voices, One Mission: God Showed Up
"If that’s not God showing up, I’m not sure what is!" — Emily McKenna

Innovation is a Perennial Call to the Church
Only churches of innovation, refreshed tradition, and creative service ministry promise to move us to the future.

Local News

Churches in the News

HARTFORD COURANT: Rainbow Communion Marks Middletown Church's 'Open And Affirming' Anniversary
First Church of Christ on Court Street makes it obvious that everyone is welcome in its sanctuary. From the rainbow flag flying on the brownstone ...

THE BOSTON GLOBE: New England UCC churches look to organize progressive ‘Christian voice’
United Church of Christ churches in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut agreed Saturday in a first-of-its-kind vote to join together to help ...

HAMLET HUB.COM: First Congregational Church of Bethel Becomes an Open & Affirming Church
During a congregational meeting on Sunday, February 25, 2018, the First Congregational Church of Bethel, United Church of Christ, voted to become ...

Devotional

Starting With Scripture
Including Our Youth Before It's Too Late
"Maybe it's time for us to re-calibrate our ministry as if our youth really mattered?" — Rev. Bradley Bergfalk