#GivingTuesday - Deadline for Giving Extended

11/30/2016

The Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island Conferences of the United Church of Christ participated in the #GivingTuesday generosity movement on November 29 and raised more than $3800. Donations will continue to be accepted through December 2. Gifts to the #GivingTuesday campaign will be used to support the Racial Justice Ministries of the ...


Survey Indicates Support for Tri-conference Collaboration, Possible Merger

11/28/2016

Over the last past 9 months, 555 people responding to a survey have indicated their support for the concept of a greater partnership or possible merger of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences.


UCC Pension Boards announce 2017 rates

11/28/2016

The Pension Boards of the United Church of Christ has announced that 2017 rates will increase an average of 9% for health insurance, and 4% for dental insurance rates.


SPOTLIGHT: Three Sister Churches Challenge Each Other to Collect Coats for the Needy

11/22/2016

Three Sister Churches Challenge Each Other to Collect Coats for the Needy and Provide Warmth to the Community


#GivingTuesday Drive to Benefit Racial Justice Ministries

11/21/2016

The Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences are using the national #GivingTuesday movement - which encourages charitable giving on Nov. 29 - to ask for support of Racial Justice Ministries in the three Conferences.


Conference Clergy Gather at Standing Rock

11/9/2016

Eight Massachusetts Conference pastors joined fellow clergy in Cannonball, North Dakota last week to stand in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Indians and against the Dakota Access Pipeline, which threatens the Standing Rock Reservation sacred lands and water. An estimated 524 clergy of 22 faith traditions participated in this action, ...


Win free coffee with TJ

11/9/2016

The Racial Justice section of the MACUCC website has been updated for this month!  The site now includes: A crossword puzzle (14 questions) on racial justice  A diversity segment to help churches in the search and call process  An updated monthly:  article with discussion questions video with discussion questions quote and devotional  The ...


Office Serving Metropolitan Boston, Northeast Regions Moves to Winchester

11/1/2016

The Massachusetts Conference's Waltham office, serving the Metropolitan Boston and Northeast Association leaders, churches and clergy, has moved to Winchester as of Nov. 1.


Congregational Library to explore selling building

10/26/2016

The American Congregational Association announced on Oct. 26 plans to seek a buyer for their historic building at 14 Beacon Street, while also planning to negotiate a long-term lease allowing The Congregational Library to remain there.


Three Conferences Seek #GivingTuesday Donations To Aid In Eradicating Racism

10/25/2016

The Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences are together asking people to make a donation to support Racial Justice Ministries in all three Conferences on #GivingTuesday, Nov. 29.


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