Remembering Rev. Dr. Farrell J. Duncombe

Rev. Dr. Farrell J. Duncombe, the pastor of First Congregational Church, Montgomery, AL, passed away in his sleep on June 2, 2021. He was a long-time resident of Montgomery. Duncombe was inspired to help others early in life by Rosa Parks, his childhood Sunday school teacher. Ordained by the African Methodist...

Back Bay Mission Trip is November 7-13, 2021

by Mary Ruth Three Southeast Conference Churches (Pleasant Hill Community Church, United Church of Cookeville, and Safe Harbour Family Church) are sending 'mission trippers' Nov 7-13 to Back Bay Mission in Biloxi MS to strengthen neighborhoods, seek justice, and transform lives.   Twelve people are meeting bi-monthly on zoom to prepare and...

After the Verdict

Like many other people, I held my breath yesterday when the announcement was given that the jury in Derek Chauvin’s trial had made a decision. As the verdict was read, I felt some of the tension be released and I took a deep breath. But I was not as...