November 30, 2015
To help introduce students from UCC Historic Black Colleges and Universities to the science, policy and advocacy of climate change issues, the denomination is supporting a delegation of five dozen students, faculty and community environmental justice leaders who will participate in a global discussion on climate change this week in Paris.
UCC General Minister and President John C. Dorhauer, following the deadly shooting Nov. 27 at a Colorado Planned Parenthood office, condemned the violence and is calling on government leaders to support the legal rights of all women.
November 27, 2015
In the spirit of Ohana, a group of young people from the island of Oahu have made a down payment on a trip that will bring them to the mainland and the National Youth Event at Walt Disney World next summer.
November 25, 2015
A Boston congregation of the United Church of Christ is building the season of Advent around climate care as a reminder of the hope brought each year through the celebration of Christ’s birth on Christmas. Church of the Covenant will explore how faith empowers its members to face fear and work for peace through climate justice.
I recently had a conversation with someone lamenting the powerlessness she felt in the face of recent events.
November 24, 2015
During the season of Advent, Extravagance United Church of Christ, the non-geographic online congregation launched at General Synod 2013, is proclaiming the message of hope and joy through a series of short videos.
November 23, 2015
Following Jesus Christ's example to take care of one another, Bethany Congregational Church welcomed 70 faithful into its sanctuary on a cold, drizzly Sunday to pray for a world that has been plagued by terrorism in recent weeks.
It’s no surprise that on Thanksgiving at a number of UCC churches around the country, people will be coming together for food and fellowship during a free community meal.
November 21, 2015
Clergy and conference ministers across the wider church are speaking out on behalf of a beleaguered people, responding to the posturing of more than 30 governors who are against resettling Syrian refugees in their states.