TA1 Board Goes on Retreat; Makes First Votes

9/11/2018

The newly formed Together, As One Board of Directors spent six hours gathered on Saturday, sharing openly about the qualities they love about their respective historic conferences, and the less positive aspects they would like to leave behind as they move into a new one.


Clergy Transitions: September 2018

9/6/2018

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


Siladi Fields New Ideas on Facebook Live

9/6/2018

Conference Minister the Rev. Kent J. Siladi nivited people to join him live on Facebook this afternoon to share innovative initiatives going on in their churches. Many shared ideas ranging from hiring a musician or artist in residence to replacing Sunday School with a bi-monthly Hands on Faith program to tossing a pumpkin from the church's portico ...


Church of the Redeemer Recommends Members Transplant to Spring Glen UCC

8/30/2018

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

8/15/2018

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

8/9/2018

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


Cuz Love Doesn't Have Boundaries

8/2/2018

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

7/19/2018

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

7/19/2018

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

7/12/2018

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


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