August 21, 2019

What 400 Years Means to Black Christians

Dear Church, For the last three years, I’ve had the opportunity to attend the Hampton University Ministers’ Conference in Hampton, VA. Hampton University Ministers’ Conference (HUMC) is one of the…
August 16, 2017

A Prayer for Charlottesville

My name is Rev. Laura Everett, I serve as Executive Director of the Massachusetts Council of Churches. Our prayers are not magic spells, but pleas to God and words to…
August 14, 2017

Responding to Charlottesville

Dear Church, The Massachusetts Council of Churches stands united with Christians across the country sending our prayers and support to the communities and individuals impacted by the acts of domestic terrorism…
November 22, 2016

A Post-Election Message from the Massachusetts Council of Churches

Dear Church, Peace to you, in the days when dusk falls early. As we wait for the Advent of the Lord, may the light of Christ glow in your hearts…
October 20, 2016

Ecumenical Ballot Issue Guide

Together with our partners at City Mission, Episcopal City Mission, and UU Mass Action, we have created this guide to the issues (more…)
June 16, 2016

Beautiful, beloved people, let us pray…

Dear Church, In lieu of a statement, we offer a prayer. This interfaith prayer was offered Wednesday night at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Boston, as Christians, Muslims, and…