A Message from the Together As One Conference Ministers

3/15/2019

Today we stand with our Muslim siblings who have experienced unspeakable violence at the attacks in Christchurch New Zealand.


High School Students Lead Activism Training

3/14/2019

By Grace O’Connor Hebron, CT – Regional Hebron, Andover, and Marlborough (RHAM) High School’s Activism club hosted an event at Gilead Congregational Church called “Activism Boot Camp” recently. The event was structured as a training for individuals seeking to become involved or increase their involvement in various forms of activism.  Audience ...


A Weekend at Winter Camp

3/13/2019

Our outdoor ministry site at Silver Lake is more than a summer camp and Friday, March 1, was the beginning of a typical ‘off season’ weekend. Youth and adults came from CT, MA, and RI to deepen their faith, create beloved community, learn leadership skills, and encounter God in nature.


Clergy Transitions: January & February 2019

3/13/2019

The following ministerial changes were reported to the Connecticut Conference in January and February 2019:


TJ Harper to End Time as Racial Justice Associate

3/6/2019

The following is a message from Connecticut Conference Minister The Rev. Kent J. Siladi, Massachusetts Transitional Interim Conference Minister The Rev. Don Remick and Rhode Island Transitional Conference Minister The Rev. Marilyn Kendrix: Three years ago we initiated a focus on racial justice ministry within our Conferences.  We hired Toyan ...


Three Conference Ministers Respond to United Methodist Vote

2/27/2019

We stand in love: a decision, a choice, not just an emotion.


Action Needed on Casino Hearing Tuesday

2/25/2019

The following is a message from Legislative Advocate Michele Mudrick: We could use everyone’s help now. The casino and sports wagering bills are having a public hearing TOMORROW - Tuesday, Feb. 26. We need your help in speaking out on this bill!  These are two things you can do - do both, or just one: Submit written testimony in opposition to ...


Together, As One Synod Resolution Advances

2/19/2019

The resolution that would bring the CT, MA and RI conferences together into one conference is wending its way toward General Synod in June.


Guilford Church Hosts Criminal Justice Conference

2/14/2019

On Saturday, February 5th, First Congregational Church of Guilford, CT hosted a program entitled “Just Mercy: Community Resettlement After Prison”. Several different organizations involved in bringing about justice for current and former inmates gave presentations regarding their work. The event was well-attended by a mixture of parishioners from ...


UCC Bridgeport Envisions Big Impact

2/14/2019

“You hear the word incubate all over. We don’t need to incubate. We’re 324 years old. We need to accelerate.” - Rev. Sara Smith


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