Monthly Archives: July 2016

Caring Community: August 1, 2016

We are continuing the process of praying for authorized ministers, congregations, and ministry groups throughout 2016. Each month, we will publish a weekly list...

Jottings from June: August 1, 2016

In many churches, late summer is a time for preparation and early fall a time to kick-off programs. Conference ministry is similar in that...

A Kudzu Pilgrimage: Liberal Congregationalism in the Southland

In the overall spectrum of American Christianity, Congregationalism has, for better or worse, occupied a liberal place on the theological and cultural registers. This...

Southeast Conference Youth Attend National Youth Event

A number of folks from the Southeast Conference traveled down to Orlando for the 2016 National Youth Event. Our conference was represented by youth...

Disaster volunteers urgently needed for South Carolina

Attention potential volunteers! South Carolina homeowners still struggling to recover from last fall's devastating storms and floods need your help. Week-long work teams are...

Two Local Pastor Retirement Celebrations!

Rev. Ginnie Ferrell Rev. Ginnie Ferrell is retiring on July 31 from Central Congregational UCC in Atlanta after serving the congregation twice over a period 16 years. Although...

Jottings from June: July 15, 2016

A voice was heard in Ramah, wailing and loud lamentation, Rachel weeping for her children; she refused to be consoled, because they are no...

Caring Community: July 15, 2016

We are continuing the process of praying for authorized ministers, congregations, and ministry groups throughout 2016. Each month, we will publish a weekly list...

Commission on Ministry Kick-off Meetings

Meeting together for the first time as the new Southeast Conference Commission on Ministry, the commission kicked off this year well with an orientation and initial...

German Evangelicals and Swiss Reformed Seek Zion in the Southland

The Southern U.S., for the most part, was in the 19th century most unlike much of the rest of the country in that it...