UCC Disaster Ministries poised to assist after Hurricane Michael
As the people of Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas begin the long process of recovery from Hurricane Michael, UCC Disaster Ministries remains poised to assist.
Uniting in North Carolina to assist neighbors flooded by Florence
As flood waters recede across the southeast portion of North Carolina, the amount of clean up and recovery work following Hurricane Florence becomes more evident, with the Southern Conference United Church of Christ responding in several ways.
New Hampshire church members await word of family, friends in Indonesia after earthquake
The members of a UCC congregation in New Hampshire are anxiously awaiting word from family and friends in Indonesia after Friday’s powerful earthquake and resulting tsunami which decimated entire communities, displaced tens of thousands of people, and left scores of victims unaccounted for.
UCC speaks out in support of Ohio Issue 1
The United Church of Christ, which has long advocated for criminal justice reform and against mandatory minimums for non-violent drug offenses, is endorsing an effort in Ohio that would send fewer people to prison for drug possession and use.
Nomads No Longer: Vancouver, Wash., church members move home
For more than two years, the members and friends of Vancouver (Wash.) United Church of Christ were a nomadic people, displaced by fire, without a church home. That ended with the dedication of their new building.
Global Ministries delegation to Ghana shares visit via daily blog
A delegation of United Church of Christ and Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) members return today (Oct. 2) from a week-long pilgrimage to Ghana, where they represented the two denominations’ shared Global Ministries and witnessed the impact UCC and Disciples churches make in the world, thanks to the ecumenical One Great Hour of Sharing offering taken in local churches each spring.