Conference Launches Search for Regional ACM

1/12/2018

The Massachusetts Conference is launching a search for a half-time Associate Conference Minister whose focus will be to minister to the ministry of the churches in the southeast region of the Conference. The position has been posted to the national UCC Ministry Opportunities.  Conference Minister and President The Rev. Dr. Jim Antal and Board of ...


SPOTLIGHT: A Fire Sparks Covenant Among UCC Churches

1/12/2018

Weymouth and Saugus UCC churches become real-life examples of how our vision statement is being lived out throughout the Conference


More Than 200 People Sign up for New Conference Focus Groups

1/10/2018

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 conference might look like. It is not too late to RSVP to attend. The groups are being held in various churches in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut, and are being facilitated by Jim ...


Connecticut, Massachusetts Conferences Consolidate Functions

1/8/2018

The Connecticut and Massachusetts Conferences are taking several steps toward consolidating their administrative and financial functions in order to increase efficiency while saving on costs.


South African Missionary Visiting Churches in March

1/8/2018

The Rev. Susan Valiquette, a Global Ministries missionary, is available to visit MACUCC churches from March 10-26. Susan has recently completed 18 years serving the United Congregational Church of Southern Africa (UCCSA), where she was the school chaplain and a class instructor at the Inanda Seminary, Durban, South Africa.  If your church would ...


Focus Groups on New Conference Scheduled for January

12/22/2017

Below is a letter from the The Rev. Dr. Jim Antal, The Rev. Barbara Libby and The Rev. Kent Siladi, Conference Ministers of the Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut Conferences. Friends, As we continue to explore the new Together, As One Conference, we invite you to share your voice to help us envision how together, we are called to live ...


Conference Office Goes Green

12/20/2017

The Massachusetts Conference office now has 83 solar panels installed on the roof of the office building, which will generate clean energy while allowing the Conference to reduce spending on electricity.


People of Faith... Still Waiting

12/19/2017

Waiting that is fierce cannot be passive. Called as we are to make God’s love and justice real, it is up to each of us to make real the Advent virtues of hope, peace, joy and love.


SPOTLIGHT: Martha’s Vineyard Church Maps Their Faith Journeys

12/13/2017

West Tisbury Church Pastor Inspired by Conference Partner Coaching Program to Map Faith Journeys


UCC Pension Boards announce 2018 rates

12/13/2017

The Pension Boards of the United Church of Christ has announced that 2017 rates for health insurance will increase an average of 9%, and dental insurance rates will stay the same.


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