Friday & Saturday, November 1 & 2, 2019 – Come for the final Joint Annual meeting of the Massachusetts Conference, UCC; Rhode Island Conference UCC; and Connecticut Conference UCC!
Cloud of Witnesses Unbound! Scriptural Focus: John 11:32-44
Friday, November 1st and Saturday, November 2nd, 2019
50 Foster Street
Worcester, MA 01608
On June 16, 2018, delegates from the
Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences voted overwhelmingly to
form a new unified Conference. This Conference was approved by General Synod in
June 2019, and is expected to officially launch Jan. 1, 2020. But before
that happens, our three conferences will gather for the last time as separate
entities at this, our third joint annual meeting on Friday, November 1 through
Saturday, November 2, 2019.
The keynote speaker for this historic gathering will be Valarie Kaur, founder of the Revolutionary Love Project. Kaur is a Sikh racial justice activist, civil rights lawyer, award-winning filmmaker, educator and author of Revolutionary Love.
Delegates will also have opportunities to hear from one another during storytelling sessions and an evening reception, to worship together and to take part in plenary sessions. The new conference Board of Directors will give an update on the vision for the transition, including information on leadership. …