A Christmas Message from the Transitional Conference Minister

Marilyn Kendrix

12/18/2018

Over two thousand years ago, a young woman gave birth to a baby and the world has not been the same since.


Many Voices One Mission: Intentional Christian Community

Ryan Gackenheimer

12/12/2018

"What makes Christian Community different, however, is that in Christian Community we believe in reconciliation, the restoration of relationship, and welcoming folks back into community and covenant." — Rev. Ryan Gackenheimer


Many Voices One Mission: Ministry As Art

Susan Townsley

12/5/2018

"A minister needs time to think creatively and playfully." — Susan Page Townsley


Don't Be One of "Those" Ushers

Timoth Sylvia

12/4/2018

"The meal hasn't changed. The story is still the same. Yet, our actions will speak louder than our words." - Rev. Timoth Sylvia


Many Voices One Mission: Advocate Together

Michele Mudrick

11/28/2018

"Would you be willing to work with CTUCC in our efforts to promote environmental, racial and economic justice in our state?" — Michele Mudrick


Many Voices One Mission: Doing Our Homework

Martha Goodman

11/21/2018

"The church’s profile thus becomes first a tool by which a congregation understands itself and, then, a means by which it honestly reveals itself to a potential pastor." — Martha Goodman


We’re In The Armor

Brendan Curran

11/15/2018

This piece is taken from the report given by Brendan Curran, Associate Minister at the Barrington Congregational Church UCC in Barrington, RI, to the 212th Autumnal Meeting of the Rhode Island Conference.  Friends, to honor our Justice and Witness ministries we engage in as a conference and also to encourage us to speak and work for justice with even greater boldness, I’d like to lift up and share one of St. Paul’s letters to the Ephesians.  In a time of oppression, injustice, and imperial ...


Many Voices One Mission: It Happens Outside

Jennifer Kronholm Clark

11/14/2018

"God gave Creation over to humans as stewards, and it seems we’ve forgotten our duty to care for it." — Jennifer Kronholm Clark


Many Voices One Mission: Actions Matter, Now

Pam Arifian

10/31/2018

"The interconnectedness of justice issues and climate impact means that your action at every level matters." — Pam Arifian


Many Voices One Mission: Exciting Stewardship

Charles Kuchenbrod

10/31/2018

"The stewardship committee often is placed in the church trustee/finance budget constellation of people. It belongs in the deacon/faith formation constellation of people." — Charlie Kuchenbrod


Page 1 of 15 1 2 3 4 5 ... 15 next