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Blackmon: You Have to Get Your Feet Wet (with VIDEO)
On the eve of the historic vote on whether three conferences should unite to join as one, The Rev. Traci Blackmon preached on how faith in God is what...

CT and MA Delegates Take Stands for Immigrants
Connecticut and Massachusetts Conference Annual Meeting delegates took a stand for immigrants this weekend.

Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences vote to go forward Together, As One
The Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences of the United Church of Christ made history Saturday, voting overwhelmingly to form a new ...
Blog Posts

Many Voices, One Mission: Paying Attention
"High touch—paying attention—reduces these anxieties." —Martha Goodman

Summer Offers a Little Extra Time to Look at Your Curriculum Materials
Before you head to the beach, bookmark this blog to use when you review the curriculum materials you're using.

Many Voices, One Mission: Uncomfortable Work
"When have you been uncomfortable, but did/said/stood up for [your work] anyway?" —Michele Mudrick

Local Buzz

Churches in the News

THE BOSTON GLOBE: New England UCC churches look to organize progressive ‘Christian voice’
United Church of Christ churches in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut agreed Saturday in a first-of-its-kind vote to join together to help ...

GREENFIELD RECORDER: United Congregational Church of Conway to be leveled and new church to be built
CONWAY — Television stations from across the state had camped out in front of the ravaged 19th-century church, which had just taken a beating by a ...

WESTERN MASS NEWS: Woman who sought sanctuary in Springfield church to return home
One of the three people seeking sanctuary to avoid deportation in western Massachusetts has been granted a reprieve.
Spotlights

SPOTLIGHT: Haverhill Church Start Grows Beyond City Limits
Phoenix Rising Pastor Takes Advantage of Many Conference Resources

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