'Southern New England Conference' Recommended as New Name

7/18/2019

The Together, As One Board of Directors will recommend to Annual Meeting that the new conference be named the Southern New England Conference of the United Church of Christ.


Madison Offers Plastic Bag Buy-Back

7/17/2019

Madison church offers to trade reusable bags for single-use plastic bags that can be re-purposed as sleeping mats.


Clergy Transitions: June 2019

7/16/2019

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


Synod Approves Replacing Three Southern New England Conferences With One

6/24/2019

Jocelyn Gardner Spencer making the case for the new conference at General Synod 32 as Marilyn Kendrix looks on.    Photo by Drew Page Delegates to the United Church of Christ's national meeting on Monday overwhelmingly approved a request by its three conferences in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island to dissolve and join together ...


Clergy Transitions: April & May 2019

6/18/2019

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


Conference Weekly E-Newsletters to Go On Hiatus

6/18/2019

The weekly email newsletters of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences will be going on hiatus this summer, while new communication strategies are researched and put into place for fall. This week's editions will be the last separate email newsletters for the three conferences, which are moving toward uniting together to form ...


2019 CT Legislative Session Wrap-Up

6/13/2019

An overview of the 2019 CT General Assembly Legislative Session.


Wilton Church Sees Increase In Confirmations

6/13/2019

"When we put church in the ecosystem of everything else that we do, it makes sense." — Lydia Gajdel


Synod Delegates Can Glimpse Vision for New Conference

6/12/2019

General Synod 32 June 21 - 25, 2019 Milwaukee, Wisconsin Prior to considering the request of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences to join together to form a new conference, General Synod voters will have a number of opportunities to glimpse the vision for what lies ahead. Right now, a resource paper developed by ...


Leaning Into Leadership

6/6/2019

Hartford, CT — Pastors, youth leaders, parents, and siblings gathered at the Connecticut Conference Office for a celebration of the 2019 cohort of Thinking About Working For God (TAWFG) Apprentices. TAWFG is a signature program of the CT Conference that offers youth a chance to consider their call to ministry. The six apprentices from around the ...


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