Former Pastor in Deep River Dies
We received word this morning that the Rev. Fred Wright passed away yesterday. Rev. Wright is the former pastor of the Deep River Baptist Church. No word yet on funeral arrangements.
Together in Ministry Grants
From a Minister's Council Email Newsletter:
TOGETHER IN MINISTRY "2.O"
Additional Grant Money Released for Clergy Peer Groups
Rev. Dr. Darla Turlington, President
Board of Managers RetreatSave the date! Board of Managers Retreat - Saturday, September 22, 2018 9am - 4pm
ABC Letter to Jeff Sessions, AG of the USThe Rev. Dr. Lee Spitzer, General Secretary of the ABCUSA, has written a letter to the US Attorney-General expressing dismay over the new US policy of separating children from their parents at the border, in cases of illegal entry into the United States. We urge that American Baptists in Connecticut also write to the Attorney-General and to our elected representatives.
A pdf version of the letter can be downloaded.
View letter sent by Harry Riggs, Executive Minister of ABCCONN - view
Continuing Education for Pastors in Science
This August, join a cohort of clergy at the intersection of ministry and science! A program co-taught by Yale Divinity School and Yale Medical School professors.
Yes, Intercessors are in the Land!YES! INTERCESSORS ARE IN THE LAND An Open Letter from ABCCONN's President
Dear ABCCONN Pastors,
I have been meditating and reflecting on the word of God for the people of God.