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Southeast Conference Supports UMWA Miners Day of Action

Faith leaders gathered with United Mine Workers of America striking miners and union leadership Wednesday, February 1, 2023 for a Day of Action. The press conference and rally, which was held at UMWA Local 2397’s union hall in Brookwood, Alabama, was held to offer hope and support to the miners...

LOCAL CHURCH NEWS

The Reverend Marianna Neely Harrelson Installed

The Reverend Marianna Neely Harrelson was installed as Pastor of Garden of Grace UCC in Columbia, SC on Saturday, January 18, 2023. Family, church members, and friends gathered for this long-awaited (due to the Covid-19 pandemic) celebration. Participants included Rev. Nancy Elsenheimer, who is a member of the congregation;...

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Southeast Conference Stands With Striking Coal Miners

The United Mine Workers of America Strike from Warrior Met Coal continues in Alabama. After 19 months, contract resolution is still elusive; in the meantime, and with no end in sight, the miners and their families continue to struggle to make ends meet. On August 17, 2022, the Southeast Conference...