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Friday, November 1, 2019 to Saturday, November 2, 2019
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11/7/2019
2019 marks 25 years that the historic Connecticut Conference has been in partnership with the Kyung-Ki Presbytery in Korea.  Rev. Dr. Bae Hyunseck presented the following remarks and slideshow at the Annual Meeting in celebration of that anniversary:...

11/5/2019
Related: Worship Outlines  (PDF) Timoth Sylvia Sermon (PDF) Sara Scott-Smith Reflections (PDF) VIDEO: How would you charge the Southern New England Conference to respond to Jesus' call to unbind Lazarus? By Tiffany Vail Associate ...

11/4/2019
Photo by Drew Page By Marlene Gasdia-Cochrane Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker Valarie Kaur started by educating the 700+ crowd on how to pronounce the word Sikh.  It’s ‘sick’ and not ‘seek’ as many people say, and it means students of truth....

11/4/2019
Wendy Miller Olapade speaks on the resolution Wanting to start out on a solid base of principles, delegates of the soon-to-be Southern New England Conference on Saturday voted in favor of a set of Foundational Justice Commitments at the ...

11/4/2019
When the moment came for her to give birth to our baby twins, Maddie and Ben, there was the voice of the doctor who said to me in a kind of direct-with-a-tinge-of-urgency-in-her-voice way: “Tell your wife to take a deep breath and to push as though ...

11/4/2019
Delegates take a vote early in the Annual Meeting Nov 1 - 2 in Worcester, MA By Tiffany Vail Associate Conference Minister for Communications It’s official. Southern New England Conference of the United Church of Christ was overwhelmingly ...

11/3/2019
The Rev. Dr. H. Daehler Hayes, who served as Rhode Island Conference Minister from 1983 to 2002, was remembered during the Annual Meeting on Nov 2, 2019. He passed away on  Sept. 27 at the age of 82. See the tribute to him, below:  

11/3/2019
The 50th ordination anniversaries for the following Massachusetts Conference clergy were celebrated at the 2019 Annual Meeting: The Rev. Dr. William Boylan was ordained on November 30, 1969 and lives in Massachusetts.   The Rev. Mr. John E. Cupples ...

10/30/2019
A number of online hearings and informational sessions will be held prior to the Southern New England Conferences Annual Meeting, to give delegates a chance to learn more about the issues that will be raised and to ask questions. There will be no ...

10/27/2019
By Tiffany Vail Associate Conference Minister for Communications Combined, the three Southern New England conferences have more than 600 years of Annual Meetings in their histories.  And through the years at those meetings, delegates have taken ...

10/18/2019
By Tiffany Vail Associate Conference Minister for Communications The Nov. 1 - 2 Annual Meeting of the three Southern New England conferences will have a new and different feel from prior meetings, with a new focus on lifting up nuanced perspectives ...

9/30/2019
The following materials are relevant to delegates from all three conferences. What's New at Annual Meeting? A Letter from the Moderators Summary of Proposed Votes Recommended for approval: Behavioral Covenant and Rules of Procedure The Board of ...

7/15/2019
The Scripture Focus for the 2019 Annual Meeting is John 11:32-44: 11:32 When Mary came where Jesus was and saw him, she knelt at his feet and said to him, "Lord, if you had been here, my brother would not have died." 11:33 When Jesus saw her ...