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50 Years
The Rev. Mr. Lloyd E. Parrill

45 Years
The Rev. Ms. Margaret Helen Stearn

30 Years
The Rev. Ms. Nancy Jean Dann

20 Years
The Rev. Dr. S. William Sencabaugh

10 Years
The Rev. Ms. Anne Clark-Killam

Please contact Deb Holmes if we have missed your anniversary. 
Anniversaries are listed from 5 years and forward in increments of 5



September 23, 2018
Louis Mitchell
South Congregational Church, UCC
45 Maple Street
Springfield, MA 01105

September 24, 2018
Western Area Search
Committee Gathering

Edwards Church of Northampton
297 Main Street
Northampton, MA 01060
6:00PM - 8:00PM

October 3, 2018
New to the Conference Gathering
Edwards House & Retreat Center
1 Badger Road
Framingham, MA 01702
11:00AM - 2:00PM

October 14, 2018
Rev. Todd Weir & Rev. Sarah Buteux
First Churches of Northampton
129 Main St.
Northampton, MA 01060

October 20, 2018
Super Saturday
Keefe Regional Technical High School
750 Winter Street
Framingham, MA 01702
8:00AM - 3:34PM

November 1, 2018
Retired Clergy Luncheon
First Congregational Church
91 South Main Street
Sunderland, MA 01375
11:30AM - 1:00PM

October 29, 2018
Pastoral Relations Committee Training
First Congregational Church of Lee
25 Park Place
Lee, MA 01238
6:30PM - 9:00PM


Help Stop Hunger: Saturdays in September
Bucket Brigades on Park Square and Berkshire Crossing

Volunteers from local faith congregations and other groups will be identified by their vests and buckets standing along Park Square and at Berkshire Crossings on Saturday on September 8, 15, 22, 29th.

Every Budget Can Get Better:
Financial Wellness for All Ages and Stages

First Congregational Church of Hinsdale, UCC
129 Maple Street
Hinsdale, MA 01235
5-week series beginning on Monday, September 24th - October 29th
(no meeting on October 8th)
Please click here for more information

W.I.S.E. UCC for Mental Health
Welcoming - Inclusive - Supportive - Engaged

South Congregational Church
41 Central Street
Andover, MA 01810
Saturday, September 29, 2018
8:00AM - 5:00PM
Click here for more information and to register

New offerings from Art and Soul

Click here
to see the schedule of offerings

The Nest space @ First Churches


Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence (USNF)
220 Main Street
Northampton, MA 01060
3rd Thursday of each month
6:00PM - 7:30PM

Journey; a social and support group for people of all ages who identify as trans, gender queer, or two spirit will meet on the third Thursday of the month, 6-7:30 PM; Sept. 21st, Oct. 19th, Nov. 16th, and Dec. 21, 2017 at the Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence(USNF) 220 Main St.,Northampton, MA 01060.  Allies, significant others, family, and friends are welcome too. Use the side entrance, and doorbell if needed, to be let in. We meet in a conference room downstairs. The group is free. Journey is an outreach ministry of the Haydenville Congregational Church, UCC.  For more info email:

Come Walk the Labyrinth

Edwards Church of Northampton
297 Main Street
Northampton, MA 01060

The Labyrinth Walk is now being held about 4 times a year. The next date to walk is Sunday, September 23rd at 3:00PM. Please enter at the back door and head downstairs. Please contact the church office for more information.


First Congregational Church UCC
20 Lathrop Street
West Springfield, MA 01086
Please contact the church for information on their Wednesday Suppers and Saturday Breakfast.
Trinity Church
17 Severance Street
Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
Free ecumenical outreach community meals every Friday 5:30PM - 6:30PM.
Cathedral in The Night
Corner of Center & Main Streets
Northampton, MA 01060
Weekly meals offered on Sunday after worship which begins at 5:00 PM.
Cathedral in The Light
Town Common
Greenfield, MA 01301
Weekly meals offered on Sunday after worship which begins at 2:00PM.

United Congregational Church of Holyoke
300 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040

Free community meal 2nd Friday of each month at 5:30PM followed by family movie night at 6:30PM with children's activities 6:00PM - 6:25PM.

Faith United Church, UCC
52 Summer Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108
Noon time on the last Saturday of each month. Free monthly community lunch and clothing give-away. "Ask a Nurse", health and medication questions answered by medical professionals.
Faithwaze, Community Christian Service
United Congregational Church of Holyoke
300 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
Each Saturday beginning March 24th. Doors open at 3PM, service starts at 4PM. Free soup and bread to follow. Experience Un-Churching!
Contact Lance Humphrey with
questions at 413-246-8854.


The Rev. Mr. Charles B. Mansfield died on Sunday, September 9, 2018 surrounded by his family following a
brief illness.  He is survived by his wife of 39 years Nancy (Gard) Mansfield; his four sons, David Mansfield of East Providence, RI; Eric Mansfield and his wife Kelsey (Dewey) Mansfield of Enfield, CT; Andrew Mansfield of Gardner; and Jonathan Mansfield of Endicott, NY; and his two grandchildren Lydia and Abram.
     Chuck grew up in Waltham, graduated from Waltham High School and Gordon College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in philosophy.  He then attended Andover Newton Theological School for two years before transferring to Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, graduating with a Master of Divinity degree.  He was ordained as a minister with the United Church of Christ.
     At the time of his passing, Chuck was serving as Pastor at the Ashburnham Community Church, a position he held since 2009.  From 1992 to 2001, he served as pastor of First Congregational Church in Gardner.  His previous pastoral experience included serving at churches in Andover, Leominster, Millbury and Lancaster, MA.
    Calling Hours are 5:00pm-7:00pm on Friday, September 14, 2018 at the Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon.  The memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 1:00pm at the Ashburnham Community Church, 84 Main Street, Ashburnham, MA.  Memorial donations may be made to American Red Cross, 180 Rustcraft Rd #115, Dedham, MA 02026. Please click here for more information.

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Interim Children's Education Coordinator - Ashfield

Sabbatical Supply Pastor - Boxborough

Music Minister - Lenox

Youth Leader for Progressive Church- Longmeadow

Free Ricoh Staple Cartridges - Monson

Minister of Music - Northampton

Interim Music Director - Southampton


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Western Region of
The Massachusetts Conference, United Church of Christ


Office Hours: 
Monday: 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday: Closed