Conference Buzz


Vision for New Conference Laid Out
The Together, As One team has developed a Vision, Mission and Purpose statement, with an accompanying Conversation Guide.

Giving Tuesday Drive to Support Racial Justice Ministries
By Tiffany Vail Associate Conference Minister for Communications Together as one, the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences are ...

Super Saturday Keynote Address Calls for a Prophetic Voice for Sanctuary
The Rev. Noel Andersen, a national Grassroots Coordinator for Church World Service focusing on Immigrants’ Rights, delivered the keynote address at ...
Blog Posts

Thanks for the Buckets!
The last few months have been an overwhelming time of natural disasters. Several severe storms struck the gulf and east coast with hurricanes at their...

Mistakes Churches Make During an Interim Ministry
After thirty years of service, the pastor of Community Pine Church retired. For the majority of members, he was the only church pastor they had ever ...

Court Ruling on Clergy Housing Allowance Raises Questions
Shock waves have reverberated across the land over the past two weeks as clergy and the religious organizations that employ them got word of a federal...

Local Buzz

Churches in the News

ANDOVER TOWNSMAN: South Church surprises congregation: Take from our offering plate
It was a turnaround Sunday as South Church in Andover worshipers recently took from the weekly offering plate instead of donating to it.

Canaan UCC Severely Damaged by Fire
The Canaan Congregational Church was severely damaged in a fire on Monday, and Pastor Charlie Close said the congregation is awaiting word on the ...

BERKSHIRE EAGLE: Sermon calls for aid, Church on the Hill responds with funds, cleaning supplies
Nearly three dozen red buckets stuffed with sponges, laundry detergent, vinyl gloves and other cleaning supplies are headed to hurricane victims in ...

SPOTLIGHT: Church Shouldn't Be Static
Bridgewater Church Growth Attributed to Internal and External Changes

SPOTLIGHT: Second Church of Plymouth Puts Recovery First
Worship service and programs offered for those touched by addiction

SPOTLIGHT: Getting the Millennial’s Perspective
Braintree Church Youth Tries to Inspire Congregation with her Written Words