For this season, a poem by civil rights leader and theologian Dr. Howard Thurman: “I Will Light Candles this Christmas” I will light Candles this Christmas, Candles of joy despite all the sadness, Candles of hope where despair keeps watch, Candles of courage for fears ever present, Candles of peace for tempest-tossed days, Candles of […]
For this season, a poem by civil rights leader and theologian Dr. Howard Thurman: “I ...
Rich and Rev. Dr. Holly Nelson, residents of Uplands Village since 2012,both volunteer their time ...
It appears that I’m now past the half-way point of my interim work among you. ...
Rush Memorial Church celebrated its 100th anniversary in September, with a 6-week series honoring different ...
Rich and Rev. Dr. Holly Nelson, residents of Uplands Village since 2012,both volunteer their time in response to disaster through the United Church of Christ’s National Disaster Ministries. Rich serves as Disaster Coordinator for the UCC’s Southeast Conference, while Holly is a Board Certified Chaplain who serves as a Disaster Chaplain for the national church. […]
It appears that I’m now past the half-way point of my interim work among you. Since I first left Montana on July 21 to begin my time with you, I have driven many miles and visited 30 of our SEC congregations plus 3 possible new settings. I most likely won’t make it to all of […]
Last week a federal court in Wisconsin issued a ruling that declared the law that allows ministers to receive a tax-exempt housing allowance to be unconstitutional. It is important to note that this ruling will not go into effect unless the decision is upheld during the appeals process, which could take several months. The Office […]
Attention All Church Treasurers, Endowment Chairs, Church Finance Committees and interested SEC persons… The annual United Church Fund Investor Conference is coming to Charleston, South Carolina January 17 and 18, 2014. ICM Randy Hyvonen attended the event last January and found it to be very informative and well planned. This conference will include a panel […]
Rush Memorial Church celebrated its 100th anniversary in September, with a 6-week series honoring different missions of the church and the people who lead them. This small but mighty church, known as “the little church with the big heart” began with the name “The People’s Church” and was known for helping the poor in Atlanta. […]
- Merry Christmas from the staff of the Southeast Conference December 13, 2013
- Disaster Ministries in Action – Spotlight on Uplands Village Residents Rich and Holly Nelson December 13, 2013
- ICM Reflections – Leaving the Light On December 13, 2013
- Tax Exempt Status for Ministers Deemed Unconstitutional December 12, 2013
- United Church Fund Investor Conference December 12, 2013
- Welcome Randy Hyvonen – our new Interim Conference Minister! July 26, 2013
- Remembering Roger Knight June 6, 2013
- Rev. Steven Sterner becomes acting president of Pacific School of Religion August 13, 2013
- Hymn Singing…During Committee Meeting? July 17, 2013
- Final TAP Banquet and Commencement June 8, 2013
- Mike Stroud: Not to upstage our ICM or to embarrass him, but th...
- Randy Hyvonen: In the interest of helping folk with my last name,...
- Randy Hyvonen: Hi Marvin! I appreciate your welcome and your wis...
- Randy Hyvonen: Thank you, Andy. I appreciate the word of welcome...
- Marvin L. Morgan: Randy, accept a warm, hardy welcome from the membe...
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- Disaster Ministries in Action - Spotlight on Uplands Village Residents Rich and Holly Nelson http://t.co/mTfkLrVxbs 1 week ago