Conference News

News

Silver Lake Summer Season Underway
The Silver Lake Conference Center Summer Camp Season is fully underway.

UCC Members/Clergy Join Protest of ICE Policy
Hundreds of protesters gathered in front of the Abraham A. Ribicoff Federal Building and Courthouse on Monday demanding the Trump administration ...

Tri-Conference Highlights: 10 Hrs in 10 Mins
The 2018 Tri-Conference Annual Meeting Highlights Video is now available for viewing.
Blog Posts

Many Voices, One Mission: The Rite of Confirmation
"If faith formation is to be relevant and transformational, it must be renewed and reimagined by every generation." —Karen Ziel

Many Voices, One Mission: The Road Toward Justice
"The only fact that matters is that we persist; that we do not turn from the path we have chosen." —TJ Harper

Many Voices, One Mission: Vote Your Values
"The Bible is a not a book free of politics." —Rev. Ryan Gackenheimer

Local News

Churches in the News

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 ...

JOURNAL INQUIRER: Somers Pastor Retiring After Nearly 3 Decades
After almost 30 years serving his congregation and community, Rev. Barry Cass is retiring as pastor of Somers Congregational Church.

Devotional

Starting With Scripture
Dancing In Public
"Dancing with friends is one thing. Dancing in public is another thing altogether." —Rev. Todd Yonkman