Conference Ministers Announce the Resignation of Jonathan New

11/20/2019

It was with deep sadness that we have received the Rev. Jonathan New’s resignation this past Monday.


Request for Clergy Signatures to Oppose Gas Demand Fee for Churches

11/19/2019

Connecticut Conference Minister the Rev. Kent Siladi sent a request to clergy today asking them to sign a letter to the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA).


Clergy Transitions: October 2019

11/11/2019

The following ministerial changes were reported to the Connecticut Conference in October 2019:


SPOTLIGHT - Interfaith Youth Learn About Their Similarities

11/11/2019

In a time when lines drawn between groups of people get darker and more defined, Newtown Congregational Church is making efforts to break barriers and show young people that they have more in common with youth of other faiths than differences.


Delegates Challenged to Be Brave and to Unbind

11/5/2019

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

11/4/2019

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 new Conference.


Delegates Set a Foundation of Justice

11/4/2019

Wendy Miller Olapade speaks on the resolution Wanting to start out on a solid base of principles, delegates of the soon-to-be Southern New England Conference on Saturday voted in favor of a set of Foundational Justice Commitments at the Annual Meeting on Nov. 1. “At the heart of our Southern New England Conference of the United Church of ...


Keynote Speaker Calls for Revolutionary Love

11/4/2019

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


Recordings Posted of Annual Meeting Hearings

10/30/2019

A number of online hearings and informational sessions will be held prior to the Southern New England Conferences Annual Meeting, to give delegates a chance to learn more about the issues that will be raised and to ask questions. There will be no hearings held at the meeting itself, being held at the DCU Center in Worcester Nov. 1 - 2. The ...


Delegates To Be Asked to Approve Foundational Justice Commitments for New Conference

10/27/2019

Annual Meeting delegates are being asked to put foundational justice commitments in place for the new Conference.


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