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UCC UConn shares ASB trip experiences from South Carolina

UCC UConn shares Alternative Spring Break experiences from South Carolina UCC UConn, the campus ministry student group at the University of Connecticut affiliated with us here at Storrs Congregational Church UCC, is hard at work assisting with disaster recovery needs in coastal South Carolina this week, March 13th to 19th. Working through Presbyterian Disaster Assistance—the…

UCC Effort against Casino Expansion

UCC Effort against Casino Expansion We need your help to stop another casino from being built in Connecticut. The Connecticut Conference of the United Church of Christ is leading this effort. Casinos profit when people lose their money. Casinos derive their revenue disproportionally from low wage workers, minorities, the elderly, the mentally ill, and the…

March Carillon Feature: Ministry @ SCC

Special Feature Ministry @ SCC With our new framework for governance now in effect as of our Annual Meeting—and our Governing Board’s work off to a great start, as you’ll see elsewhere in this issue—early 2016 also brings with it the transitions in the ways our various ministry activities are structured and led.  The good…

March Carillon Feature: Service & Involvement Opportunities

March 2016 Carillon Special Feature – Ministry @ SCC Service & Involvement Opportunities In the special feature article, we’ve shared all about how ministry leadership and involvement is shaping up in 2016 under our new systems.  We hope you will be proactive in helping our ministry leaders link you up with service opportunities by filling…

Holy Week & Easter 2016 @ Storrs Congregational

Holy Week and Easter at Storrs Congregational Church UCC The apex of the Christian year is soon upon us.  We invite all to join us for our observances of Holy Week and for our celebrations of Christ’s resurrection at Easter.  No matter who you are, or where you are on life’s journey, God welcomes you……

Ash Wednesday – February 10: Worship @ 12:15 & 7 pm

Ash Wednesday Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Worship Services at 12:15 pm & 7:00 pm, in the SCC Meeting House   Lent begins with a solemn call to fasting and repentance as we begin our journey to the Easter mysteries of Christ’s death and resurrection. The sign of ashes suggests our human mortality and frailty. What…

Pilgrim Prep Adult Formation – Winter Term 2016

Pilgrim Prep: The Academy for Faith & Life at SCC Winter Term 2016 Pilgrim Prep is our Academy for Faith and Life here at Storrs Congregational.  We have an exciting constellation of adult faith formation courses and opportunities for the Winter 2016 Term, which begins the week of January 24th and wraps up prior to…

The Carillon – January 2016

The Carillon – January 2016 edition January 2016 issue of The Carillon In this Issue Thoughts from Pastor Matt Heard it at Council December 2015 Women’s Fellowship News Christian Education News SCC Book Discussion Group Pick-A-Party Gatherings News of Our Parish Family Anniversary Celebrations Birthday Celebrations Sunday Morning Servers Outreach News & Opportunities Pray For…