Registration open for Youth@Synod

2/8/2017

Registration is now open for the joint Connecticut-Massachusetts-Rhode Island Conferences youth delegation to General Synod in July.


17 Religious Leaders Issue Joint Letter on the Executive Action Suspending Refugee Resettlement

1/31/2017

The leaders from 17 religious organizations, including Massachusetts Conference Minister President The Rev. Dr. Jim Antal, issued a joint letter on the Executive Action Suspending Refugee Resettlement.


CT, MA and RI Boards commit to forming new Conference

1/21/2017

The Boards of Directors of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences on Saturday voted unanimously to commit to forming a new Conference to minister and come together to make an impact as people of faith.


SPOTLIGHT: Rapping Up the Christmas Story

1/19/2017

Saugus Church Modernizes Their Christmas Pageant with a "Hamilton" -style rap.


New UCC Video Emphasizes Interfaith Unity

1/18/2017

The National setting of the United Church of Christ today released a video, and accompanying study guides, that "aim to shine a light on religious bigotry in a unique way— by depicting religious leaders of different faiths experiencing the power of walking in one another’s shoes – and into one another’s houses of worship."


UCC contingents to take part in Women's Marches in DC, Boston, Greenfield

1/4/2017

People from all over the Massachusetts Conference are planning to take part in the upcoming Women's March on Washington, as well as in sister marches in Boston and Greenfield.


SPOTLIGHT: Peace Be With You... and You, and You, and You

12/20/2016

Bethlehem Peace Light Reaches Several Massachusetts Conference Churches


Board of Directors Take Part in Prayer Vigil Leading to Meeting

12/19/2016

The Massachusetts Conference Board of Directors began a prayer vigil on Friday, Dec. 16 which they will maintain each day through January 7, the day they are to meet with the Connecticut and Rhode Island Boards.


#GivingTuesday Gifts Exceed $4K

12/7/2016

The Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island Conferences of the United Church of Christ participated in the national #GivingTuesday generosity movement on November 29 and raised more than $4500. These gifts will be used to support the Racial Justice Ministries of the three conferences.   #GivingTuesday was a global effort to use the power of ...


Page 1 of 51 1 2 3 4 5 ... 51 next

News Briefs View all

Is your church interested in learning more about immigration? Does your congregation understand the difference between refugees and asylum seekers? Do...
The Massachusetts Conference Missioner for Creation Care, The Rev. Margaret Bullitt-Jonas, has been named the winner of the 2016 EcoPreacher Contest. ...
The United Church of Christ will be participating in the Flourishing in Ministry project, a national study on clergy wellness. This longitudinal study...
Yale University is offering three six-week online courses that can be audited for free under the theme of "Journey of the Universe: A Story for our ...
Submitted by the Immigration and Refugee Task Team The Christmas season has ended, but the Christmas story has not. If we imagine that the Magi ...

View all news briefs

View news by topic