Racial Justice Trainings To Be Held Regionally

6/7/2018

"It is never too late to get onboard to become an advocate for racial justice." — TJ Harper


CT Nominees to Together, As One Board Announced

6/4/2018

The slate of nominees for the new Together, As One Board of Directors has been announced.


CT Women of the UCC Celebrate 90 Years

5/31/2018

Past Presidents of Connecticut Women (left to right): Dawn Scott (2012-14); Norma Comins (2006-08); Susan Waldron (2000-04); Betsy Work 2004-06); Jennifer Peterson 2010-12); Carole Fanslow (2008-10) Submitted By Jeanne Grandy Clergy and lay women from across the state gathered in Annual Meeting recently to celebrate the 90th Anniversary of the ...


Local Clergy Take Part in Washington Demonstration

5/29/2018

Photo by Marisa Brown Ludwig Several Massachusetts and Connecticut Conference clergy joined more than a thousand other progressive Christians in a Washington DC demonstration on May 24 which is part of the larger Reclaiming Jesus movement. The service and procession was led by Bishop Michael Curry, the Episcopal minister who catapulted to fame ...


Tamara Moreland Sabbatical Coverage Announced

5/15/2018

Rev. Kent Siladi announces sabbatical coverage for Rev. Tamara Moreland, Regional Minister for the Northwest Central Region.


Wins, Losses, in CT Legislative Session

5/15/2018

The state's legislative session has ended and on five of the issues, Connecticut Conference leaders got their wishes. The Conference's Legislative Advocate, Michele Mudrick - who is guided in her work by the resolutions adopted at Annual Meetings - reports the following: "Conference clergy were instrumental in helping lawmakers in CT agree to ...


2018 Living Waters Awards Recipients Announced

5/10/2018

The Connecticut Conference Board of Directors has selected three recipients for the 2018 Living Waters Award.


Dreamers Bill Backed by CTUCC Leaders Passes

5/3/2018

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed legislation last week that opens financial aid in the state to “dreamers,” the undocumented immigrants brought here as children, a bill for which Connecticut Conference leaders had lobbied. Under the bill, undocumented students across the state who attend public colleges and universities will be eligible to apply for ...


Clergy Transitions: May 2018

5/2/2018

The following ministerial changes were reported to the Connecticut Conference in April 2018:


Rev. Davida Foy Crabtree Honored with 2nd Silver Lake Award

4/27/2018

The Silver Lake Conference Center Board of Directors is excited to announce that the Rev. Davida Foy Crabtree has been The Rev. Davida Foy Crabtree, 2nd Annual Silver Lake Award winner.


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