As members of the household of God, we seek to deepen our faith as we expand the circle of God’s love, care, and justice within and beyond our local communities. The Outreach Committee strives to feed the hungry, clothe the naked, shelter the homeless, and tend to the powerless and voiceless. We are involved in… Continue Reading »
In August my husband and I spent our vacation in Ireland, a destination we had dreamed of for many years. It was the best kind of vacation—deeply replenishing, and at the same time, physically, intellectually, and spiritually engaging. A major highlight was a self-guided walking tour of the Dingle peninsula. We booked with a company… Continue Reading »
This year’s seminarian is Madelyn Downer, a third-year divinity student at Andover Newton Theological Seminary. Maddie has been very active in her home church in North Branford, Connecticut, as well as in the wider UCC. Welcome Maddie!
As we reported at the All Church meeting in June, the Census Committee has identified approximately 150 members who have been reclassified in the database as “inactive.” This was done through a process of identifying names of members who have not been actively involved in the life of the church for the past five years…. Continue Reading »
It is still summer, and you should be enjoying it to its fullest, but here is a thought for this fall: this fall, let’s make some miracles happen! Now, this doesn’t mean for you to go out and buy lottery tickets and hope for that kind of miracle. The miracles we need require faith, a… Continue Reading »