Annual Meeting Delegate Guidelines

5/1/2017

Welcome! Dear Delegate, Thank you!  As a delegate to the Massachusetts Conference, United Church of Christ, you play a central role in the governance of the Conference. As a delegate you 1. Choose the Board of Directors and Officers of the Conference 2. Approve the annual budget 3. Decide on the OCWM retention rate 4. Set the per member Fellowship ...


Conference Leaders to Host 5 Online Forums Regarding New Conference Proposal

5/1/2017

Leading up to the historic, first-ever Tri-Conference Annual Meeting of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences, Conference leaders will be hosting a series of five online forums, or webinars, open to anyone who would like to join a discussion about the proposal to form a new Conference. Delegates to the Annual Meeting, to be ...


Conference Leaders Issue Letter in Response To Anti-Islamic Propaganda

4/10/2017

The following letter was released by leaders of the three southern New England Conferences of the United Church of Christ:


SPOTLIGHT: Helping to Ensure Lent is a Season of Well-Being

4/7/2017

Winchester Church Focuses on Health and Wellness in its Ministries


Webinar recording, resources, available online

4/4/2017

A recording of the pre-Annual Meeting webinar, with accompanying resources, is now available online. The webinar was designed to give representatives from each church tips on how to spread the news about the upcoming historic Tri-Conference Annual Meeting, being held June 16 and 17 at the Connecticut Convention Center. The meeting marks the first ...


MBA, Northeast Association Administrator Leaves Staff

3/29/2017

Today marked the last day on the job after 10 years for Colin Loggins, Administrative Assistant for the Metropolitan Boston and Northeast Associations.  Colin has taken a new job with the Caleb Group in Swampscott, where he will be sharing his significant gifts with a non-profit organization that provides affordable housing in the region.    "Colin...


UCC Leaders Issue Statement on Administration's Climate Actions

3/29/2017

The national officers of the United Church of Christ and The Council of Conference Ministers last week issued a statement in response to the March 28 executive order that undoes the past administration's climate policies, revives the fossil fuel industry, cuts the EPA's budget and eliminates many climate research programs.


New Videos: Super Saturday Highlights/Brian McLaren Keynote

3/27/2017

WILBRAHAM, MA -- Two new videos released today show highlights from the 2017 Super Saturday Event, a joint effort by the CT, MA, and RI Conferences of the United Church of Christ. The event featured keynote speaker Brian McLaren, worship, and workshops aimed at developing and strengthening church leaders in a wide variety of topics. The second ...


SPOTLIGHT: Crossroads Steered Members To Talk About Church

3/27/2017

Agawam Church Expresses Deeper Spiritual Lives through Group Prayer and Discussions


Super Saturday Attendees Called to Get Their Boldness On

3/22/2017

Author Brian McLaren told more than 700 people on Saturday that it is time for progressive Christians to get bold, and that the only things hindering them are in their minds.


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