Conference Buzz

News

MA and RI Conferences Sharing Search & Call Support
The Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences are now sharing administrative help for search and call, the process that helps to match clergy and ...

Southwest Conference Calls for Week of Faithful Witness at the Border
The following article from the Southwest Conference of the United Church of Christ details the ways people can help with the border crisis, either by...

40 Depart Together, As One, for Regional Youth Event
Youth from the Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts conferences headed off Together, As One today (July 19) on a bus bound for the UCC Eastern...
Blog Posts

Many Voices, One Mission: Strangers At Our Doors
"And all of us can pray."— Karen Methot

Charlottesville, One Year Later - A Liturgy
As we approach the anniversary of the events in Charlottesville caused by white supremacy and hatred, let us take a moment to reflect on where we ...

Many Voices, One Mission: God Showed Up
"If that’s not God showing up, I’m not sure what is!" — Emily McKenna

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: Pulling Out the Pews
West Concord church makes major building changes to care for the earth and serve all ages and abilities

SPOTLIGHT: A Summer Recap of Churches Making Changes
Churches Making Changes, Inspired by Conference Resources

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