Church of the Redeemer Recommends Members Transplant to Spring Glen UCC


Members of the Church of the Redeemer in New Haven on Sunday voted to recommend that members transplant to the Spring Glen Church UCC in Hamden, and also commended to them the town's First Presbyterian Church as an alternative.

In Memoriam: The Rev. Dr. Kenneth W. Taylor


Kenneth Warwick Taylor, 88, a leader in advancing LGBTQ rights within the United Church of Christ in Connecticut and nationally, passed away peacefully at Seabury Hospice in Bloomfield on August 11, 2018 with his extended and loving family by his side.

Clergy Transitions: August 2018


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

Cuz Love Doesn't Have Boundaries


This song was written by Silver Lake summer staff members Ella Quinn, Alex Renna, and Caitlin Mundy and is reproduced here with permission.

40 Depart Together, As One, for Regional Youth Event


Youth from the Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts conferences headed off Together, As One today (July 19) on a bus bound for the UCC Eastern Regional Youth Event in Pennsylvania. More than 40 youth and adults from the following churches and associations are making the trip: Greenwich, Salisbury, New Britain, Simsbury, New Haven, and East...

Report Issued on National Staffing and Programming


United Church of Christ General Minister and President John Dorhauer recently issued a midsummer report on staffing and programming. This six-page document gives an important window into the workings of the national setting. The report can be downloaded here.  

Silver Lake Summer Season Underway


The Silver Lake Conference Center Summer Camp Season is fully underway.

Clergy Transitions: July 2018


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

UCC Members/Clergy Join Protest of ICE Policy


Hundreds of protesters gathered in front of the Abraham A. Ribicoff Federal Building and Courthouse on Monday demanding the Trump administration reunite children who’ve been separated from their migrant parents in recent months. Others called for and end to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforecment (ICE) agency. Thirty five protesters were ...

Together, As One Presentation Video Now Online


Prior to the historic vote in which the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences agreed to join together to form a new conference, leaders from the three conferences made a multimedia presentation highlighting the Vision, Mission and Purpose of the new conference. The video of that presentation is now available her for viewing, and ...

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