Chicago Theological Seminary named Premier Seminary Sponsor of UCC General Synod 32
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:05:19 -0400

Chicago Theological Seminary, one of six seminaries of the United Church of Christ and the oldest institution of higher education in Chicago, has been announced as the Premier Seminary Sponsor of the UCC’s General Synod 32.

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Commentary: Moving Beyond Thoughts and Prayers
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:00:04 -0400

Another heart-wrenching tragedy resulting in the loss of innocent life has once again reminded us that, although thoughts and prayers are important, we must put our faith into action.

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Walking and working with partners in Egypt and the Middle East
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:30:00 -0400

Two overseas trips, two different United Church of Christ delegations led by the Rev. James Moos, United Church of Christ associate general minister of Global Engagement, both with a common goal.

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Introducing General Synod 32 keynote speaker, All Church Read author
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:59:00 -0400

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Matthew Desmond, winner of numerous awards for his book which chronicles the lives of several families in the poorest neighborhoods in Milwaukee, will be the keynote speaker at the the United Church of Christ General Synod 32 in June.

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UCC mourns the passing of Audrey Miller
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:00:00 -0400

The United Church of Christ is mourning the passing of Audrey Miller, a Catholic nun and ordained UCC minister, who, during her time at the National Setting, was instrumental in educational leadership development, youth ministry programs and youth resources.

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UCC Leaders: Mourning the massacre in New Zealand
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:30:32 -0400

The Executive Leadership of the United Church of Christ condemns the mass murder at a New Zealand mosque, an atrocious act of hate and terror, and prays for the safety in worship for all communities of faith.

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UCC minister: Cuba, a study in contrasts
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:00:00 -0400

Since 1980, the United Church of Christ has been in relationship with the people and churches of Cuba through the UCC Cuba Study Seminar. 

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Commentary: Holding Hope
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 13:00:04 -0400

There have been so many vigils lately.

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Cleveland hotel sale, AGM candidate, Synod resolutions top UCCB agenda
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:00:00 -0400

Twenty-one resolutions going forward to General Synod, the nomination of a candidate for Associate General Minister of Global Engagement and a multimillion-dollar sale of the United Church of Christ’s Radisson Hotel topped the list of business addressed this week by the United Church of Christ Board of Directors.

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Small Connecticut church consistently tops OGHS giving list
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 14:00:00 -0400

A small Connecticut church has been a consistent supporter of the One Great Hour of Sharing offering for 67 years—even though it didn't join the UCC until 1989.

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UCC minister tracked by U.S. government preaches love
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:26:00 -0400

A United Church of Christ minister, one of 50 people being tracked and interrogated by the United States government for her humanitarian ministry at the border, preaches love.

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UCC Leaders: WE WILL NOT BOW!
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 14:10:00 -0500

The Executive Leadership of the United Church of Christ speaks out against the political persecution of UCC minister for providing humanitarian assistance at the U.S.-Mexico Border.

 

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Karen Georgia Thompson nominated as next AGM Global Engagement
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 14:00:00 -0500

The United Church of Christ Board nominates the Rev. Karen Georgia Thompson for the position of Associate General Minister of Global Engagement and Co-Executive of Global Ministries, the common overseas ministry of the UCC and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).

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Commentary: Created in God’s Image
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 13:00:03 -0500

As a member of the LGBTQI community and as an ordained clergyperson in the United Church of Christ (UCC), my heart is deeply saddened and my soul is greatly troubled as I pen this article.

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Love prevails in Northern California after UMC vote
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 -0500

In the Northern California communities of Sonoma and Santa Rosa on Sunday morning, UCC clergy and their congregants went to worship with their local Methodist friends, attending their services as part of an interfaith gathering of solidarity and support.

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