Meet the New UCC General Minister and President in Atlanta

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to come hang out with
Rev. Dr. Karen Georgia A. Thompson
The New General Minister and President of the United Church of Christ

August 14th and 15th, 2023

The Southeast Conference will be hosting two opportunities to meet and chat with Rev. Dr. Karen Georgia Thompson while she is in the Atlanta area August 14th-15th. We hope that you’ll join us for one or both of these events as we welcome her to the SECUCC and celebrate her call as General Minister and President of the United Church of Christ.

Monday, August 14th Reception
5:30 – 7:30 PM Eastern Time

Location Central Congregational UCC
2676 Clairmont Rd,
Atlanta, GA 30329

Stop by for refreshments and an opportunity to connect with Rev. Karen Georgia during this informal gathering of MIDS, clergy, and layleaders. All are welcome, but we are unable to make this event hybrid.

Tuesday, August 15th Coffee, Tea, and Conversation

10:30 AM Eastern Time (Tuesday Morning Zoom Clergy Group will join at 11 AM)

Kirkwood United Church of Christ
100 Rogers Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30317

Spend some time in dialogue with Rev. Karen Georgia as we talk about being a post-pandemic church, the importance of the United Church of Christ in the South, hear her thoughts about being the first woman of African descent to be the GMP of the UCC. This gathering is open to MIDs, and Authorized Ministers both onsite and online through the clergy Zoom link.

R.S.V.P. requested by clicking on this link ( or emailing Rev. Kim Wood at or calling or texting 404-615-2492.

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