Call to Action: Global Climate Strike Week

On Sept. 20th, millions of people around the world will respond to a call from youth activists to disrupt “business as usual,” walking out of schools, workplaces, and homes to support the Global Climate Strike. 

The offices of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island UCC Conferences will be CLOSED on Friday, Sept. 20th to support the youth, and allow staff to participate.

Go to this page to: find out more, find resources for organizing actions, find out about actions in your area, and submit information on how your church is participating.

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Hearing is Beautiful

"I wonder why I came to church today?  I couldn't hear a thing." 

Rev. James Silver reflects on his response upon hearing these words from his wife, who was hearing impaired. Read his piece for a look at what one church is doing, resources for your church to become more accessible, and an Oct 7 upcoming workshop on the topic.

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Hartford Church Unleashes Love on Community

At its 4th Annual Community Fair in August, Liberty Christian Center International, UCC, in Hartford, CT, focused on health and wellness by offering everything from free mammograms and blood pressure screenings to free haircuts and school supplies to free food, fun and Zumba. 

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Event of the Week:

Active Threat (Active Shooter) Training
Sept. 21: Second Congregational Church, Beverly, MA
Nov. 16: First Congregational Church, Shrewsbury, MA

The training is presented by Blue-U Defense and is a program of the MACUCC Disaster Resource and Response Team.

Info & Registration - Beverly
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Info & Registration - Shrewsbury
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