Conference Buzz


Bringing Light into the Darkness: Share Your Church's Story
Among the many stories that are emerging from this round of storms with greater frequency and greater intensity is the response from our churches. We ...

UCC Counsel Warns that Housing Allowance May End
By Tiffany Vail Associate Conference Minister for Communications United Church of Christ General Counsel Heather Kimmel is advising churches and ...

Social Media Challenges Raise Funds for Conferences
Inspired by a Super Saturday falling on St. Patrick's Day, leaders in the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences have issued ...
Blog Posts

Many Voices, One Mission: Be A Champion for Racial Justice
"There is no one way or best way to achieve racial justice; instead, it is our collective differences and our united goal that will one day allow us ...

Seeking and Supporting a Faith Formation Staff Member
New and updated resources now available: "Seeking a Christian Educator or Youth Ministry Leader" and "Youth Ministry Handbook"

Extreme Weather, Power Outages, Disaster Symposium: MACUCC Disaster Resource And Response Team Shares Valuable Information
Three recent storms caused major disruptions all over Massachusetts. The extreme weather highlights the need for emergency preparedness plans and ...

Local Buzz

Churches in the News

WICKED LOCAL: Greenbush commuters greeted with candy and ashes
Commuters heading in to work from the Greenbush MBTA station on Feb. 14 were met with a pleasant surprise. They were greeted by six members of the ...

RADIO PRIDE: United Parish of Upton
The pastor, Christian Education director and member from United Parish of Upton are featured on this radio program.

SCOUT MAGAZINE: First Church to Confront Racism and White Privilege
First Church Somerville’s guiding principle is the “radical welcome”—the idea that the church will meet people of all identities and backgrounds where...

SPOTLIGHT: Milton Church's Search and Call Process Helped Benefit The Youth of the Community
In order for young people to develop into healthy, compassionate, engaged adults, they need spaces where they can be welcomed.

SPOTLIGHT: A Small Change Can Make a Big Difference
Super Saturday Workshop Inspired a Westborough Church to Create a More Welcoming Bulletin

SPOTLIGHT: A Fire Sparks Covenant Among UCC Churches
Weymouth and Saugus UCC churches become real-life examples of how our vision statement is being lived out throughout the Conference