MCC Blog

We Know That Prayers Alone Are Not Enough

“We know that prayers alone are not enough.” A statement about the Orlando shootings from MCC Executive Director, Rev. Jane Field.

“Their Souls Speak To Us”

A Memorial Day blog from our Executive Director, Rev. Jane Field

Prayer for A Political Convention

MCC’s Executive Director, Rev. Jane Field, was invited to offer the opening prayer at the Maine Democratic Convention on Friday, May 6.

Meeting Hatred With A Question

In her latest blog post, Executive Director Rev. Jane Field comments on the need for civil discourse in politics, now more than ever.

MCC supports the expansion of Medicaid coverage

From the Executive Director The Maine Council of Churches would like to add its voice to those of the Maine Hospital Association, the Maine Sheriffs Association, the Maine Chiefs of Police Association, and nearly 60 percent of recently… Read More

“You Were Once Strangers”

Read our Executive Director’s latest blog post, “You were once strangers.”

From the Executive Director

Read the latest blog post from our Executive Director, Rev. Jane Field, reflecting on the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

MCC at the State House to Open Legislative Session

MCC Executive Director, Rev. Jane Field, offered the prayer to the Maine House of Representatives for the opening of the Legislative session on Jan. 6, and board members distributed letters to all senators and representatives urging civil discourse.

From the Executive Director

By Rev. Jane Field, Executive Director In the wake of recent events in Burundi, San Bernardino, Mali, Colorado Springs, Syria, and so many other places around our state, our nation and our world, a denominational judicatory head called… Read More

MCC Board Decries LePage’s Pronouncement to Keep Syrian Refugees Out of Maine

At its November 20 meeting, the Board of Directors of the Maine Council of Churches voted to publicly denounce Gov. LePage’s statement about Syrian refugees coming to Maine. Sample letters are available for congregations that want to take action.