Proclaim the moral urgency to act for climate justice by joining a movement of interfaith vigils across the nation in the first 100 hours of the new administration.
When I’m asked, “What is the greatest challenge facing the United Church of Christ?” I always reply, “the greatest challenge facing the United Church of Christ is how do we live Gospel of Jesus Christ.” This has been a springboard for many interesting conversations over the years. It is the issue that the church faces in every generation and that we face today.
While many clergy and faith leaders were ‘wrapping up’ Advent and Christmas preparations this week, a lively group of 35 interfaith lay and clergy leaders showed up, ready to engage, at the Connecticut Conference headquarters in Hartford on Dec. 20 for the first meeting of the Coalition Against Casino Expansion in CT.
The new CTUCC website offers a valuable tool for communication - Blogs.
This ring on my finger, that shines in the light, was once part of a bomb in Cambodia. The most ugly things in our world can be transformed by the power of love. God is in the business of turning bombs into beauty.
Guest Blogger David Biklen shares information on a petition in Hartford for an increase in the minimum wage.
"The practical and moral imperative is clear. A person working full time should not remain in poverty. An American society with integrity cannot justify paying people a poverty-level wage." - Rev. Kent Siladi
"Regardless of your political leanings, it can’t be disputed that the environment lost in the recent election." - Pam Arifian
Director of Children’s Ministry, Round Hill Community Church (Greenwich)
By George Wentworth This testimony was presented during worship on November 20 at Church of Christ, Congregational, Newington, CT, where Mr. Wentworth is a member. Church of Christ, Congregational, Newington So here is a short Thanksgiving story. My first semester of college was hard. I was 400 miles away from my family and friends in western New York and things weren't going well. For the first time in my life I felt lonely and alone. I didn't tell anyone back home or any of my high school ...