Faith Formation and Christian Education

Debbie Gline Allen to Receive AUCE Founders Award

6/5/2019

The Association of United Church Educators (AUCE) has announced that the Massachusetts Conference's own Debbie Gline Allen will receive the AUCE Founders Award at General Synod later this month. Gline Allen is the Associate for Faith Formation and Youth Ministries for the Conference and is a Commissioned Minister of Christian Formation in the ...


40 Depart Together, As One, for Regional Youth Event

7/19/2018

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 Regional Youth Event in Pennsylvania. More than 40 youth and adults from the following churches and associations are making the trip: Greenwich, Salisbury, New Britain, Simsbury, New Haven, and East...


Three Receive Christian Education Certification

6/16/2018

Pictured left to right: Sherril Willis and Gayle McGlaughlin received their certificates from Debbie Gline-Allen and Sue LaLone. Leea Snape was unable to attend Annual Meeting. Three people who completed all the requirements for Certification for Christian Educators were recognized at the Annual Meeting Recognition Luncheon on June 16.  Gayle ...


37 Southern New England Youth Experience Synod

7/19/2017

Southern New England Conferences collaborate to send thirty-seven young leaders to Youth @ Synod in Baltimore.


SPOTLIGHT UPDATE: Saturday Church at West Parish of Barnstable Going Strong

5/9/2016

Saturday worship attracts a new crowd at West Parish of Barnstable, UCC.


SPOTLIGHT: Mindfulness in Motion and Meditation

2/10/2016

Village Church of Wellesley offers Prayer Walking and Christian Meditation


SPOTLIGHT: Baptismal Waters

1/8/2016

Mattapoisett Church Conducts Ocean Baptism


SPOTLIGHT: Open and Affirming Means Open to Everyone, Even Those With Special Needs

7/22/2015

Brockton Church Holds Monthly Service for “All God’s People” -- including people with special needs and their families.


Video of Safe Church Policy workshop with Don Clark now available

9/12/2014

A two-video recording set of the May 31st workshop Challenges Opportunities: Safe Church Policy Sex Offenders, is now available for viewing online.


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