Stewardship

Last Date for 2019 Gifts

12/13/2019

A note to Local Church Treasurers (MA): I send you greetings in this Advent and New Year season. I hope that it’s been a blessed year for your church and that the new year brings an abundance of joy and peace!  As the end of the year comes into sight I’m writing to remind you that the last date for the Massachusetts Conference to receive all ...


Strengthen the Church Offering to Benefit Children and Youth

4/17/2019

The following letter was sent to members and friends of the Massachusetts Conference on April 11, 2019: Members and friends of the Massachusetts Conference, UCC:   Grace and peace to you in this Lenten season as we prepare for and anticipate Easter resurrection and what it means for us personally and together as the Church!   I write to share ...


Conference Launches Sanctuary Churches Fund

2/27/2018

In opening their doors in welcome, sanctuary churches take on a critical humanitarian responsibility. The Conference both supports this mission and recognizes the significant fiscal responsibility involved, one that becomes increasingly difficult to maintain.


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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 ...
The LGBT Asylum Task Force hosted its third annual Gala themed "Building Bridges of Hope" on October 5 at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA.  It was a ...
Our government is detaining asylum-seeking children and adults in squalid conditions across our country. As people of faith, we are full of rage and ...
The United Church of Christ has prepared coordinated stewardship materials for your congregation's annual stewardship efforts. The 2019 theme is "The ...
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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