Giving Tuesday Drive to Support Racial Justice Ministries


By Tiffany Vail Associate Conference Minister for Communications Together as one, the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences are asking people to make contributions in support of Racial Justice Ministries on #GivingTuesday, November 28, 2017. #GivingTuesday is a global effort of small businesses, corporations, non-profits, and ...

Radiant Youth SHINE at Silver Lake Retreat


Annual SHINE retreat nurtures young leaders who are Thinking About Working for God.

Conference Ministers: “How long O Lord?”


We live in a violent world where people kill each other. We live in a world where hate and injustice often seem to go unpunished. We live in a world where innocent victims are shot, or run over, or blown up by a pressure cooker.

Nov. 16 Presentation and Panel to Discuss Rape Culture


'She says she won’t, but I bet she will.' Before I was raped, these lyrics didn't faze me.

3rd Annual Revival Lifts Spirits


The Connecticut Conference held its 3rd Annual Revival Oct. 13 and 14 at Spring Glen United Church of Christ in Hamden, CT.

Kronholm Clark Named Silver Lake Program Director


Jennifer Kronholm Clark has been named the new Program Director at Silver Lake Conference Center, an expanded position from the Summer Staff Director position previously held by Alan Munshower.

Townsley Joins Staff With Her Mind on Play


The Rev. Susan Townsley returned to the Connecticut Conference staff recently to take on a special year-long effort to encourage and support innovation and experimentation among clergy.

Conference Minister Asks For Continued Prayers for Puerto Rico


Conference Minister the Rev. Kent J. Siladi today called on churches and their members to continue prayers for the people of Puerto Rico, saying:   I am mindful that our sisters and brothers in Puerto Rico continue to live with extreme hardship in the aftermath of the hurricane.  I invite you to continue to pray and respond in ways that can offer ...

Silver Lake Award: Ruth Tyrol to be Honored at Fancy Camp Gala


The Silver Lake Board of Directors is pleased to announce Ruth Tyrol as the recipient of the inaugural Silver Lake Award. Her ministry will be celebrated at Fancy Camp, a Gala to Benefit Silver Lake Conference Center, on Nov. 18.

Clergy Transitions: October 2017


The following ministerial changes were reported to the Connecticut Conference in September 2017:

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