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Connecticut UCC Churches in the News

Old Lyme Church Takes Stance for Palestine

OLD LYME (10/29/2014) -- First Congregational Church of Old Lyme
After combing through its endowment to ensure it wasn't investing in "companies profiting from the occupation of the Palestinian Territories by the state of Israel," the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme is advocating for others to follow suit.
Read the story in the The Day

Storrs Congregational to Host Tree of Life Conference

STORRS (10/15/2014) -- Storrs Congregational Church, Inc.
The Tree of Life Educational Fund (TOLF), a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, was established by The First Congregational Church of Old Lyme to provide cross-cultural and transnational travel experiences, interfaith conferences and educational opportunities to help participants to become more enlightened and more engaged in making this a more just and peaceful world in which to live. This year's Tree of Life Conference, presented in partnership with Friends of Sabeel–North America and Kairos USA, is entitled "What Will Become of Our Children? Voices of Hope for a World Free of Prejudice and Hatred."
Read the story in the ReminderNews

Missions Are Exciting Part of UCC History

BROOKFIELD (10/13/2014) -- Congregational Church of Brookfield
Have you ever been to Hawaii? I went there once, when on sabbatical from my parish ministry work in California in 2004.
Read the story in the Newstimes.com

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