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Strengthen The Church Offering Materials Available


The Connecticut Conference has made available materials for collecting the Strengthen the Church offering.

A Look Back At Conference News in 2017


As we say goodbye to the year 2017 and welcome the new year with hope and wonder, let's take a look back at some of the 121 stories and 62 blog posts brought to you by the Connecticut Conference newsroom.   2017 was a year of transitions for the Conference Staff. Rev. Day McCallister's departure in May attracted a lot of attention, as did Cecile ...

Clergy Play Promotes Innovative Thinking


"People expect us to solve problems. If you look at corporations that value innovation, they create innovation spaces.” - Rev. Susan Townsley

3rd Annual Revival Lifts Spirits


The Connecticut Conference held its 3rd Annual Revival Oct. 13 and 14 at Spring Glen United Church of Christ in Hamden, CT.

Seminarians, Musicians, and Students Receive Scholarships


HARTFORD – The Connecticut Conference awarded several scholarships during the summer months. The recipients included seminarians, musicians, and students from Historic African American Churches.   Two Members In Discernment (MID) Scholarships were awarded this year. The recipients were Kaeley McEvoy, a seminarian at Union Theological Seminary, and ...

SLCC Summer Begins With Pre-Camp


Silver Lake Conference Center's Summer Conference Season is up and running. The first two summer conferences of the 2017 season — Pioneer and JCT — ran during Pre-Camp Week, June 18 through June 24. The camp staff spent much of the week in training, preparing for the full 7-week camp season which started Sunday, June 25.

New Video: 2017 Youth Revival Highlights


WEST HARTFORD -- The Connecticut Conference released a new video today featuring highlights from the 2017 Youth Revival held at First Church of Christ in West Hartford on April 30. The Youth Revival is a signature event of the CT Conference Youth and Young Adult Ministries. The theme of this year's revival was Anointing, in reference to scriptures...

Youth Anointed to be Troublemakers


Adults encouraging youth to be troublemakers? Really? That's just what happened at the 7th Annual Youth Revival on Sunday at First Church in West Hartford:

Ruth Dudley Resource Center Has Moved


The Ruth Dudley Resource Center will become the Ruth Dudley Collection at J.P. Webster Library. Staff have already begun transferring resources from the Conference Offices in Hartford to the newly renovated J.P. Webster Library in at First Church of Christ in West Harford.

Turning Hunger Into Hope


Westbrook youth measure ingredients at mobile meal pack event. Photo by Julia Manners Several of our CTUCC youth groups joined with hundreds of volunteers to support the Central Connecticut Mobile meal packing event for Feed My Starving Children on November 11 and 12. Groups signed up for back-to-back shifts over two days in an effort to address ...

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