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Climate Change: An Opportunity for which the Church Was Born
In recognition of Earth Day, 2016, and the United Church of Christ Keep it in the Ground movement, Conference Minister and President Jim Antal ...

UCC responding to earthquakes in Japan and Ecuador
Even as search and rescue efforts continue following last week's devastating earthquakes in Japan and Ecuador, UCC Disaster Ministries has begun its ...

Three boards declare May 15 "Year of Discernment Sunday"
The chairs of the Boards of Directors in the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences are calling on churches to have a Year of ...
Blog Posts

The Time is Right to Act on Restorative Justice in Mass.
from the MACUCC Restorative Justice Task Team: We need your help right now!  For many years we have supported the reforms that would introduce ...

Pray the Bird
Photo by Robert Jonas Sometimes I am perfectly capable of scanning large swathes of bad news with aplomb, keeping my feelings at bay.  I know how ...

I urge you to join the UCC Keep It In The Ground movement
For many months I have been working with the national setting of the UCC to prepare for the UCC April mission emphasis “Keep it in the ground.”  The ...

Local Buzz

Churches in the News

WICKED LOCAL: Ham, beans and mustard seeds highlight dinner
WAREHAM – In Christianity, a mustard seed is compared to the Kingdom of Heaven, being valued for its small size that blossoms into large trees “so ...

WICKED LOCAL: Wellesley's Village Church welcomes Boston Marathon
Though it’s essentially always been attached to the Boston Marathon route, the Village Church in Wellesley Square had never opened itself up with as ...

iBERKSHIRES.COM: North Adams Church Selling Downtown Building
First Congregational Church is selling off retail property on Ashland Street that it's owned for more than 100 years.
Spotlights

SPOTLIGHT: Paper, Plastic, or Sleeping Mat?
Ludlow Plarning Platoon Makes Impact on the Environment and Homelessness

SPOTLIGHT: Community Joins Sandwich Church for Soup
Winter Soup Lunches Warm these Cape Cod Winter Residents

SPOTLIGHT: Mindfulness in Motion and Meditation
Village Church of Wellesley offers Prayer Walking and Christian Meditation