Conference News

News

2017 Year End Report Now Available
HARTFORD -- The Connecticut Conference published "2017 Ministries of the Connecticut Conference UCC" today, a two-page document designed to be ...

Second Greenwich's Church Do-Over
GREENWICH – At Second Congregational Church of Greenwich, a new evening worship is changing the way some people think of church, and some of those ...

Silver Lake Registration Is Now Open
Registration for the 2018 Summer Camp Season at Silver Lake Conference Center is now open. After a successful 2017 season, the Silver Lake staff is ...
Blog Posts

18 Questions for 2018
Tim Shapiro, from the Indianapolis Center for Congregations, believes that vibrant congregations exhibit a commitment to increasing congregational ...

Working Toward a Green Guilford Green
First Congregational Church Guilford already had its Connecticut Conference Level 3 Green Church designation thanks to the hard work of its long time...

The David and Goliath Battle for Bridgeport and CT’s doorsteps
A reflection on the recent anti-casino gathering in Bridgeport, and a look at what comes next.

Local News

Churches in the News

HARTFORD COURANT: Dying Bride's Strength Came From Faith, Family Says
Machines and medical staff kept dying bride Heather Mosher’s body alive as cancer ravaged her in her final days last month. Her bedrock faith ...

THE DAY: Old Lyme church signs run afoul of historic district rules
For a little more than a year, The First Congregational Church of Old Lyme has displayed signs for periods of time that its senior minister said ...

ZIP06.COM: Essex Church Strikes Deal to Serve in Modern Way
Some folks look for a sign but more often than not, they are looking for a signal. First Congregational Church in Essex is preparing to help the ...

Devotionals

Spirit Calendar
Unquestioning
"What would it take for us to drop everything and follow?" — Rev. Kent Siladi
Spirited Wednesday
Flat-Out Awesome!
“Imagine neighbors who are incredulous because we care enough for them that they can let go of even some of what torments them: scarcity, feeling ...