Conference News


Delegates Challenged to Be Brave and to Unbind
It was hard to miss the theme of this year's Annual Meeting. There it was in huge, neon letters lined up at the back of the stage: Unbound.

'Southern New England Conference' It Is
The Southern New England Conference of the United Church of Christ was overwhelmingly approved at the Saturday Annual Meeting as the new name for the ...

Keynote Speaker Calls for Revolutionary Love
Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker Valarie Kaur tells delegates that revolutionary love is a labor of justice that goes on for a lifetime.
Blog Posts

Breathe and Push and Breathe and Push
Choosing to actively engage in a community of faith is a lot like childbirth. It is about pushing and breathing. Constantly. Consistently.

The Power of Partnership
When you work at partnerships, you build relationships... and through that you build community.

Step up, Step up!
Youth gathered at Silver Lake on October 11-13 for the annual Shine 4 Justice retreat. This retreat is a component of the 'Thinking About Working For ...

Local News

Churches in the News

PATCH: Five Churches Hold Benefit Concert for Milford Pride
Five Milford churches have come together to sponsor a family-friendly a benefit concert for local LGBTQ+ advocacy group, Milford Pride.

THE HARFORD COURANT: Avon Congregational Church Celebrating 200th Anniversary With Special Worship Service
The Avon Congregational Church is celebrating the 200th anniversary of both the founding of its congregation and the building of its meetinghouse with...

THE HARTFORD COURANT: Farmington First Church Of Christ Begins Partnership With Family Promise
The First Church of Christ, Congregational, 1652, in Farmington is starting a new partnership with the nonprofit Family Promise of Central ...


Starting With Scripture
Painful and Grace-filled
"It is now our calling my friends. It is a holy calling – one filled with grief and grace." — Rev. Matt Crebbin