Conference Buzz


UCC Pastors Give Testimony at Poor People's Campaign Kickoff
More than 300 people gathered in Boston on the State House steps to hear testimonies of impact and faith as part of the kickoff of 40 days of action ...

Churches Called to "Go Deeper" with Episcopal Counterparts
In response to an historic vote by the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts, Conference leaders are encouraging local churches and all settings ...

Antal's Book Garnering Attention Outside Church Circles
Massachusetts Conference Minister and President Jim Antal's new book, "Climate Church, Climate World" is garnering attention outside of the ...
Blog Posts

Setting Aside Old Boundaries to Offer an Unconditional Welcome
The word that gets me in the proposed vision statement for the new, unified Conference is “unconditionally.” — Max Grant

Many Voices, One Mission: Collaborating In Covenant
"The blessing of a caring community will be realized in countless ways." — Debby Kirk

Many Voices, One Mission: Inspired To Do
"As with all charitable giving, church people are inspired to give when they understand and believe in the church's mission, know how it's making a ...

Local Buzz

Churches in the News

WWLP: Easthampton church raises money for college students
Easthampton Congregational Church awarded 13 college students $40,000 in academic scholarships on Children's Sunday.

BOSTON GLOBE: A Springfield church is sheltering an immigrant and her family, and the city recently sent in inspectors
The coffee in the pot was still warm Thursday morning as city officials began inspecting the second-floor apartment inside South Congregational Church...

WICKED LOCAL: Greenbush commuters greeted with candy and ashes
Commuters heading in to work from the Greenbush MBTA station on Feb. 14 were met with a pleasant surprise. They were greeted by six members of the ...

SPOTLIGHT: May is Mental Health Awareness Month
First Congregational Church in Fairhaven Holds Mental Health Sunday Service

SPOTLIGHT: Pawtucket Church Shares Blessing Bags Ministry Stories
Gifts from the Heart Aren’t Just for Valentine’s Day

SPOTLIGHT: Milton Church's Search and Call Process Helped Benefit The Youth of the Community
In order for young people to develop into healthy, compassionate, engaged adults, they need spaces where they can be welcomed.