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Recap of United Church Funds’ Annual Investor Conference

By Barbara Everett United Church Funds hosted its annual investor conference in Charleston, So. Carolina Jan. 17-18. Meeting in the historic district, interested attendees were...

Youth Gather at January’s Winter Youth Retreat

By Lacey Brown January 17-20th was the annual Winter Youth Retreat at the UCC's Conference Center in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. Over 100 students attended...

Upper Room Fellowship St. Valentine’s Potluck at Holy Trinity

Come on February 15th for a St. Valentine's potluck supper gathering of the Nashville area United Church of Christ & UCC friends to grow in love...

Video from the Special Called Meeting and Rev. June’s Homily

Each of these videos were recorded at worship during the special called meeting on February 1st: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DpCDq7BOPJo] [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3uXwaZNZN1Y] [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tqFPr-aQ1uo] [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ciDqHFwRQFc]

National Scholarships

The 2014-15 scholarship process in underway in our National UCC, and there a large number of scholarship possibilities: • For “members in discernment” • For those...

Special Called Meeting to vote on Designated Conference Minister Candidate

This Saturday at 1:00-4:00pm EST at Victory for the World in Stone Mountain, members of the Southeast Conference are encouraged to come meet candidate...

Candidate chosen for new Designated Conference Minister

The search committee has selected Rev. June Boutwell as the candidate for the new Designated Conference Minister position. She will be presented to the...

Merry Christmas from the staff of the Southeast Conference

For this season, a poem by civil rights leader and theologian Dr. Howard Thurman: “I Will Light Candles this Christmas” I will light Candles this Christmas, Candles...

Disaster Ministries in Action – Spotlight on Uplands Village Residents Rich and Holly Nelson

Rich and Rev. Dr. Holly Nelson, residents of Uplands Village since 2012,both volunteer their time in response to disaster through the United Church of...

Tax Exempt Status for Ministers Deemed Unconstitutional

Last week a federal court in Wisconsin issued a ruling that declared the law that allows ministers to receive a tax-exempt housing allowance to...