Conference Buzz


Delegate Counts Will Change for Some Churches
Delegates from all three conferences at the November Annual Meeting. The formation of the Southern New England Conference is bringing about a...

Greg and Pam Arifian Leaving CT Conference Staff
One family is leaving the Connecticut Conference - and their departure will leave two big holes on the Conference staff. Greg and Pam Arifian have ...

CT Devotional Publication Expanding To MA and RI
A weekly publication of the historic CT Conference is expanding to include writers and readers from MM and RI.
Blog Posts

Early in November, the Conference Ministers gathered in Birmingham for our fall meeting. But it was more than a meeting. We had been encouraged to ...

Wake Up, Turn Around, Enbridge
Today stirred some theology in my mind and spirit. Here’s a spiritual essay. I write out of my faith tradition with full respect for those of ...

Seizing the Opportunity to Re-Imagine
You’ve probably been reading about church decline and the rise of the Nones, Dones and SBNRs (Spiritual But Not Religious) in the news.  Here is ...

Local Buzz

Churches in the News

UCC.ORG: Conference Ministers Tour Sacred Sites in Alabama
Thirty United Church of Christ Conference Ministers - including Southern New England Bridge Conference Ministers Marilyn Kendrix, Don Remick and Kent ...

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,” ...

SPOTLIGHT - Enlivened by the Spirit and the Journey
Holyoke Church experiencing new energy and excitement as a result of Churches Alive program

SPOTLIGHT - Interfaith Youth Learn About Their Similarities
In a time when lines drawn between groups of people get darker and more defined, Newtown Congregational Church is making efforts to break barriers and...

SPOTLIGHT - Making a Difference on Make-a-Difference Day
Chelmsford Church Youth Spend a Week Doing Local Mission Work