Mission Support Documents
The documents below will help you submit United Mission giving from your church. United Mission is the backbone of our mission support as a denomination, funding ministries around the world and here at home. Indeed, 65% of United Mission giving comes back to ABCCONN to support our ministries.Mission Support Definitions Mission Support Submission Form Mission Support Submission Instructions United Mission and Giving Category Definitions
Commission on the Ministry Documents
ABCCONN's Commission on the Ministry is the group which works with individuals seeking ordination or recognition of an ordination by another denomination. The COM also deals with issues of credentials for clergypersons within the region.
Caring for Children and Youth
Caring for Children and Youth in Your Church is a newly updated document for your congregation to use in developing policies to protect the children and youth in your midst. This document has recently been updated by the Department of Educational Ministries. Download your copy here.
Clergy DocumentsDocuments for Clergy Searching for a Pastoral Call
We welcome you to consider ministry within the American Baptist Churches of Connecticut. If you are interested in considering a pastoral call in Connecticut, we invite you to participate in the following process.
For the use of churches for their websites and print publications, ABCUSA has created a gallery of downloadable graphics.
Gun Violence Policy Statement
In response to the Newtown, CT tragedy of 2012, ABCCONN developed a policy statement on gun violence. Download pdf.