Conference Buzz


'Southern New England Conference' Recommended as New Name
The Together, As One Board of Directors will recommend to Annual Meeting that the new conference be named the Southern New England Conference of the ...

Synod Approves Replacing Three Southern New England Conferences With One
Jocelyn Gardner Spencer making the case for the new conference at General Synod 32 as Marilyn Kendrix looks on.    Photo by Drew Page ...

Conference Weekly E-Newsletters to Go On Hiatus
The weekly email newsletters of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences will be going on hiatus this summer, while new ...
Blog Posts

Celebration and Pride
Celebrate, Agitate, Activate - ONA35 On June 15, supporters of Open and Affirming gathered from around the Mass Conference to celebrate the 35th ...

Standing Up and Speaking Out for our Neighbor: Becoming an Immigrant Welcoming Church
What does it sound like when voices of over 625 churches in the new TA1 Conference come together to proclaim justice? What does it sound like when all...

#UCCSynod Table
Photo Credit - Peter Sylvia Table The word itself, spoken without context, allows those who hear it to see with their mind’s eye that with ...

Local Buzz

Churches in the News

MASSLive: Area religious leaders: Rev. Franklin Graham does not speak for us
Numerous Mass. Conference clergy signed on to this letter expressing concern about the message that the Rev. Franklin Graham planned to bring to the ...

WGBH: Boston's Old South Church Turns 350
“We've had a lot of smart people who with great faith have weathered revolution, war, epidemic, persecution and slavery, and look to the future,” ...

WICKED LOCAL: Needham Welcomes New Reverend, John MacIver Gage, at Congregational Church
The Congregational Church in Needham welcomed its newest reverend on Jan. 2, John MacIver Gage, who has filled the senior minister role left open ...

SPOTLIGHT - Christmas Spotlight in July
First Church Natick Uses Its Victorian History to Invite Community into their Sanctuary

SPOTLIGHT - Even the Educators Need to be Educated
Centre Church in Lynnfield CE Director Puts Emphasis on Christian Education by Becoming Certified

SPOTLIGHT - From Altar Scape Design to Super Saturday Workshop
Bridgewater church youth member focused on mirrors and reflection for Ash Wednesday