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Conference Launches Search for Regional ACM
The Massachusetts Conference is launching a search for a half-time Associate Conference Minister whose focus will be to minister to the ministry of ...

More Than 200 People Sign up for New Conference Focus Groups
More than 200 people have signed up to attend one of 11 focus group gatherings being held Jan. 18 - 23 to give their input on what a new, unified ...

Connecticut, Massachusetts Conferences Consolidate Functions
The Connecticut and Massachusetts Conferences are taking several steps toward consolidating their administrative and financial functions in order to ...
Blog Posts

Board the Tri-Conference Bus to the Eastern Regional Youth Event This Summer!
The Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut Conferences will be traveling together. In order to make arrangements for a bus, we invite you to ...

Faith Formation Updates - Something for Everyone!
Here are some updates and helpful resources to aid you in keeping the baptismal vows we make “to love, support, and care for these children as they ...

18 Questions for 2018
Tim Shapiro, from the Indianapolis Center for Congregations, believes that vibrant congregations exhibit a commitment to increasing congregational ...

Local Buzz

Churches in the News

BERKSHIRE EAGLE: Community rallies after Congregational Church fire
CANAAN, N.Y. — Here on a Sunday morning, on Route 295 just west of Queechy Lake, cars fill the parking lot around the yellow firehouse of the Canaan ...

MassLIVE: First Congregational renovation project makes Amherst church as welcoming as its programs
The First Congregational Church already welcomes the greater community, including providing a home for the Spring Street Preschool, Not Bread Alone ...

WICKED LOCAL: Fire damages First Congregational Church in Saugus
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a two-alarm fire Friday that caused extensive damage to the exterior of the First Congregational ...
Spotlights

SPOTLIGHT: A Fire Sparks Covenant Among UCC Churches
Weymouth and Saugus UCC churches become real-life examples of how our vision statement is being lived out throughout the Conference

SPOTLIGHT: Martha’s Vineyard Church Maps Their Faith Journeys
West Tisbury Church Pastor Inspired by Conference Partner Coaching Program to Map Faith Journeys

SPOTLIGHT: Church Shouldn't Be Static
Bridgewater Church Growth Attributed to Internal and External Changes