New Conference Will Have New Leader

4/23/2019

The current Conference Ministers in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island have each announced that they will not put their names into consideration to take on leadership of the new, unified conference.


Three Resolutions to Come Before Special Meeting

4/22/2019

Three resolutions will come before the Special Meeting of the Connecticut Conference being held May 18th at the First Church of Christ Congregational in West Hartford. An online meeting will be held May 2 from 7 to 9 PM for those who would like to hear more about the resolutions. Find out more and register here. A Resolution of Implementation ...


2019 Super Saturday Keynote Video: Rebekah Anderson

4/18/2019

At the recent Super Saturday event, Rebekah Anderson gave a message in which she broke down the story of the Good Samaritan - and then put it back together. Video of her address is now available here.


Rev. Heather Ramsey Mabrouk Called to Serve as Program Coordinator for Together We Thrive Initiative

4/12/2019

The Rev. Heather Ramsey Mabrouk The Rev. Heather Ramsey Mabrouk has been called to serve as Program Coordinator for the Together We Thrive Initiative In October 2018, the Massachusetts Conference of the United Church of Christ was awarded a $1 million grant for clergy development from Lilly Endowment Inc. The five year grant is being ...


More Feedback Sought for New Conference Name

4/10/2019

More feedback is being sought about what the name should be for the new conference being formed by the  Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences. The conference, which General Synod is being asked to approve in June, is provisionally being called the Together As One Conference. A task team from the Together As One Board of ...


Legislators Talk About Importance of Faith

4/9/2019

At a first-of-its-kind event on Friday, more than 30 people from 11 Connecticut Conference churches came to the Legislative Office Building to meet with three CTUCC legislators and talk over issues from environmental protection to gambling to economic justice and reproductive rights.


Clergy Transitions: March 2019

4/8/2019

The following ministerial changes were reported to the Connecticut Conference in March 2019:


Rainbow Connections

4/4/2019

Volunteers agreed that the UCC presence at True Colors is an important outreach ministry.


Youth Learn Powerful Lessons on Homelessness from Family Promise

3/28/2019

At Church of Christ Congregational in Newington, volunteering with Family Promise has been an eye-opening experience for everyone involved, but especially for our youth.


CTUCC 151st Annual Meeting Minutes Posted

3/27/2019

The Minutes of the 151st Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Conference - held within the Tri-Conference Annual Meeting on June 15 and 16 in Springfield, MA - are now available. Download the Minutes  


Page 5 of 41 previous 1 ... 3 4 5 6 7 ... 41 next

News Briefs View all

Beginning September 29, the cultural and theatrical performance “My Name is Opukaha'ia” will be on a month-long tour of museums, churches, and ...
The Center for Progressive Renewal has opened registration for the next cohort of an online leadership development program called the Convergence ...
There is a new tax rule that may require churches that own parking lots to pay income taxes, especially if they reserve parking spaces for staff. ...
This November 12 will mark the 10th anniversary of the beginning of marriage equality in Connecticut, a cause that was championed by many United ...
From Church World Service Don’t miss this budget and mission stretcher! There are still 60 UCC Disaster Ministries matching grants available to UCC ...

View all news briefs

View news by topic