Summary of Resolutions from General Synod 33

At the recent national General Synod (July 11-18, 2021), delegates considered nine “Resolutions of Witness.” These are resolutions that are basically statements made to the wider church and society on behalf of the General Synod delegates and require at least a 2/3 affirmative vote. General Synod can only speak for...

Celebrating an Ordination and two Installations

The Commission on Ministry has been hard at work the last couple of months and we have a number of opportunities in the coming weeks to celebrate the ministries happening in the Southeast Conference. Ordination of Tonya Barnett On August 22, 2021 Tonya Barnett will be ordained at the Church of the...

Recording of Juneteenth Presentation with Bishop Yvette Flunder

The Southeast Conference and Kirkwood UCC recently hosted a special virtual presentation about Juneteenth offered by Bishop Yvette Flunder, pastor of the City of Refuge UCC in Oakland, California. A recording of the video is available on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KH_ZM6JowEA Juneteenth celebrates the emancipation of those who had been enslaved in the...