Together, As One

“Melt Me, Mold Me, Fill Me, Use Me”

Kurt Walker

5/31/2018

This is the third in a series of four blog posts looking at the Vision, Mission and Purpose statement drafted for a new, unified Conference.  Delegates from the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences will vote on formally creating this new conference at the joint Annual Meeting June 15-16 in Springfield, MA. We UCCers love to listen to the still, small voice of God whispering to us through the chaos of this world; to determine what it is that God would have us do to bring about...


Setting Aside Old Boundaries to Offer an Unconditional Welcome

Maxwell Grant

5/17/2018

The word that gets me in the proposed vision statement for the new, unified Conference is “unconditionally.” — Max Grant


Don't Call it Messy; Call it Hard

Amy Lignitz Harken

6/9/2017

That questions about structure and other administrative matters will be answered as we go may feel messy, even chaotic, to some of us. Our faith, however, calls us to trust that God has a coherent vision, even if we are unable to discern the details of that cohesion from our current vantage point.


Unity in Diversity

Sir John Hargrave

5/23/2017

"We do not have to agree on everything, except one: that we are one." —John Hargrave


What Might We Do Together?

Keith Marzilli Ericson

5/15/2017

"I find the merger idea exciting because we don't have to do this, but we are choosing to make a bold change." — Keith Marzilli Ericson


The Disconnect

Kent Siladi

5/11/2017

We talk about covenant a lot in the United Church of Christ ... However, many among us spend a lot more time living as if we are not connected to one another


Let's Journey Together

Kurt Walker

5/2/2017

" If we are able to faithfully remember that with God all things are possible, than we will find strength for the journey. And, the journey is really what it’s all about." — Rev. Kurt Walker


Let's Go To The Meeting

Nancy Taylor

4/18/2017

"You gotta be there. I mean, you really gotta be there." —Rev. Nancy Taylor


Sitting in the Tomb and Practicing Resurrection: An Easter Theology for the Formation of the CT-RI-MA UCC

Kaeley McEvoy

4/12/2017

"In the forming of a new conference in New England there is a chance to actually live the theology we stand for." — Kaeley McEvoy


Many

Alison Buttrick Patton

4/5/2017

"Achieving oneness is not as simple as it sounds..." — Rev. Alison J. Buttrick Patton


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