Faith Formation and Christian Education

SPOTLIGHT - Interfaith Youth Learn About Their Similarities

11/11/2019

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 show young people that they have more in common with youth of other faiths than differences.


Six Receive Faith Formation Certification

10/5/2019

Sherry Clark, Cindy Tolin and Deb Raymond (far right) with Debbie Gline Allen Three people of six who completed all the requirements for Certification for Christian Educators were recognized at Super Saturday on October 5, 2019.  Pictured from left to right: Sherry Clark, Cindy Tolin, Debbie Gline Allen, Associate for Faith Formation and Youth ...


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...


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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From Church World Service.  On September 26, the White House issued an Executive Order (EO 13888) that could end the resettlement of refugees in 16 ...
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A message from the Rev. Vicki Kemper Dear friends, We continue to feel profoundly grateful to each of you and your faith communities for all they ...

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