January 22, 2018

  • The National Council is pleased to welcome the Rev. Dr. Tammy Wiens as the Director of Christian Education and Faith Formation.  Wiens will begin in this new position on February 1, 2018.

    Rev. Dr. Wiens comes to us after a year of ministry in the Presbyterian Church (USA) national office as Associate for Christian Formation. In this capacity she nurtured, equipped, and inspired Christian educators, campus pastors, and spiritual leaders through web resources,...

January 12, 2018

December 14, 2017

  • By Tony Kireopoulos
    National Council of Churches (2017)

    Let’s face it. Christmas brings some challenges for those who want to proclaim faith in the Son of God born of a virgin surrounded by singing angels and visited by three kings and warmed by soft breathing of barnyard animals and watched over by shepherds all under the light of a star shining directly over the whole scene. Fantastic, movie-worthy visuals, but hardly believable enough to get a serious...

December 6, 2017

December 1, 2017

November 28, 2017

  • The National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA mourns the loss of life at the Al-Rawdah Mosque in Bir al-Abd, Egypt.  We categorically condemn the terrorist attack that caused it.  Indeed, this attack demonstrates the reality that all people are potential targets of extremist violence, and that in the case of terrorism perpetrated by the self-proclaimed Islamic State and other terrorist groups, the larger group of victims are Muslims themselves.

    This...

November 20, 2017

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November 10, 2017

November 6, 2017