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Fall 2015 Conference Grant Applications Open

September 15th thru October 31st marks the next application cycle for Fall 2015 Conference grants. During this time congregations may apply in 3 different ways: Online at Mailing a paper application to the Southeast Conference office Emailing an electronic application to

Continue Reading · (Published on September 16, 2015 )

Urgent Call for UCC Response to Anti-Muslim Rallies

The General Minister and President of the United Church of Christ, the Rev. John C. Dorhauer, is issuing a call to the denomination’s local congregations to stand with Muslim people in response to planned anti-Muslim rallies across the country this weekend. by John Dorhauer It has come to my attention that Islamophobic groups across the […]

Continue Reading · (Published on October 9, 2015 )

Memorial for Kelly Gissendaner at Central UCC

Saturday, 10 October at 11:00 am The Memorial Service for Kelly Gissendaner will be Saturday, 10 October at 11:00am in the sanctuary of Central Congregational United Church of Christ. Central is located at 2676 Clairmont Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30329 (click here for a map). Carpooling is highly encouraged and an early arrival is recommended. Once Central’s […]

Continue Reading · (Published on October 9, 2015 )
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2015 Southern Region Women’s Retreat

We invite you to come dance with us at this year’s Southern Region Women’s Retreat. This includes the United Church of Christ Conferences: Southeast, South Central, Southern and Florida. This fun and meaningful event is taking place October 16-18 amidst the beautiful fall foliage of Sumatanga Conference Center in Gallant, Alabama, about 45 minutes north […]

Continue Reading · (Published on October 6, 2015 )
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Caring Community: October 2015

We are continuing the process of praying for authorized ministers, congregations, and ministry groups throughout 2015. Each month, we will publish a weekly list for the month and post them weekly on our Facebook page. We encourage you to include these prayer requests in your local church newsletter, share them with your prayer circle, and […]

Continue Reading · (Published on October 1, 2015 )
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Jottings from June: October 2015

As a local church pastor, I always enjoyed this time of year when we return from our summer activities and start the fall program season. Rally Day, Homecoming, new book groups, Bible study starting up again, Sunday School, Youth Group are among all the ministries that encourage and enliven us. It is a reflection of […]

Continue Reading · (Published on October 1, 2015 )
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Winter Youth Retreat: January 15-18, 2016

Southeast and Southern Conference youth and leaders are invited to come together at the Blowing Rock Conference Center in the Great Smoky Mountains for a weekend of worship, service, snow, and fun as we take time to build relationships and nurture our faith. This year we will consider the question asked in the Gospel of Luke, […]

Continue Reading · (Published on October 1, 2015 )

Neighbors in Need Special Mission Offering

Neighbors in Need (NIN) is a special mission offering of the UCC that supports ministries of justice and compassion throughout the United States. One-third of NIN funds support the Council for American Indian Ministry (CAIM). Two-thirds of the offering is used by the UCC’s Justice and Witness Ministries (JWM) to support a variety of justice initiatives, advocacy efforts, […]

Continue Reading · (Published on October 1, 2015 )

Gospel Choice Awards 2015 Chosen Pastor

Congratulations to Rev. Dr. Dwight Andrews, Gospel Choice Awards 2015 Chosen Pastor and Thomas A. Dorsey Award Winner The Thomas A. Dorsey Award recognizes an individual who is a trailblazer in the Gospel Music Industry. The recipient for this year’s award is Rev. Dwight D. Andrews, First Congregational Church United Church of Christ. Dwight Andrews, composer, musician, educator, […]

Continue Reading · (Published on September 30, 2015 )