UCC Leaders: "Keep Families Together!"


Condemning the unconscionable assertion that migrant children should be separated from their parents because of ‘orderly and lawful processes that protect the weak and lawful,' — a Biblical statement used to justify U.S. immigration policies — United Church of Christ National Leadership has issued this pastoral letter, urging the people of the ...

CT and MA Delegates Take Stands for Immigrants


Connecticut and Massachusetts Conference Annual Meeting delegates took a stand for immigrants this weekend.

Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences vote to go forward Together, As One


The Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences of the United Church of Christ made history Saturday, voting overwhelmingly to form a new unified Conference in which they will not only do ministry together, but to which they will invite other religious and secular organizations to join.

Delegates Pass Justice Resolutions, Including Emergency Resolution on Immigrant Children


Delegates to the 151st Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Conference on Saturday passed five resolutions on justice issues, including an emergency resolution condemning the separation of immigrant children from their parents.

Recording of New Conference Online Forum Now Available


Leading up to the second Tri-Conference Annual Meeting of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences, Conference leaders have hosted a series of online forums about the upcoming votes to formally create a new, unified conference. Delegates to the Annual Meeting, to be held June 15 - 16 at the Mass Mutual Center in Springfield will...

West Suffield Anniversary Focuses on Historical Items


West Suffield Congregational Church is celebrating 275 years with a focus on their history by honoring several historical items, including a 130-year old quilt.

Clergy Transitions: June 2018


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

Racial Justice Trainings To Be Held Regionally


"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


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

CT Women of the UCC Celebrate 90 Years


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 ...

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