General Synod 2017

June 30-July 4 in Baltimore, MD ... Learn more

Spotlight

Volunteers needed for care teams
The Florida Conference UCC Disaster Ministries is currently in the process of developing and training volunteer teams to provide emotional and spiritual care in response to specific disaster events. We are recruiting persons willing, skilled and with a heart for this type of ministry to apply and be trained to become part of one these teams. Learn more!

UCC leaders celebrate blocked travel ban
Hope trumps fear as President Donald Trump's rewritten refugee ban slated to take effect Thursday, March 16, was blocked, stopped by a federal restraining order that contends religious discrimination. "The fearmongering directed at refugees is baseless. They are not a threat to our national security," said the Rev. Jim Moos, a national officer of the United Church of Christ and Wider Church Ministries Executive Minister. ... Read more ...

The UCC stands with Standing Rock
As Standing Rock Chairman Dave Archambault II has declared, the struggle to be waged now is with Congress and the current administration. In nullifying an environmental impact study in the midst of a public comment period, the new administration has displayed its disregard for democratic processes. It is now time to march in the streets and in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Nation. -> Read more Join the struggle ->

UCC seeks help from churches to replenish CWS storm supplies
In preparation for this year's heavy storm season, United Church of Christ Disaster Ministries is turning to church congregations to help overcome a shortage of much-needed cleanup buckets, stocked with essential supplies that are used after a natural disaster strikes. UCC Disaster Ministries is offering congregations matching grants of up to $250 as an incentive to assemble Church World Service kits — in particular, the CWS Emergency Cleanup Buckets in short supply. -> Read more ->

General Synod 2017 - Make Glad!
In June 2017, thousands from across the country (and abroad) will gather for General Synod 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland. Together, we will discern resolutions of witness, church structure, and function. We will stand up for issues that demand a faithful witness. And we will join together in worship each day to lift up the Stillspeaking God. -> Learn more! ->

God is still speaking