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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...

United Church Fund Investor Conference

Attention All Church Treasurers, Endowment Chairs, Church Finance Committees and interested SEC persons... The annual United Church Fund Investor Conference is coming to Charleston, South...

Rush Memorial – Celebrating 100 years as “the little church with the big heart”

Rush Memorial Church celebrated its 100th anniversary in September, with a 6-week series honoring different missions of the church and the people who lead...

ICM Reflections – Some Money Talk…

As we move along in the Fall Season of the Church Year, stewardship is a normal topic of conversation at all levels of the...

“Love Has No Borders” book features SEC ministers justice work on immigration

Rev. Angie Wright, pastor of Beloved Community UCC in Birmingham is the editor for Love Has No Borders", a recently released book detailing the...

UCC Minister Robert Naylor to be featured on Day 1 radio program

The Rev. Robert H. Naylor, a church consultant, author, and retired United Church of Christ minister, will be the featured speaker Nov. 10 on “Day...

Praxis UCC in Americus – Ministering through Homeschool Cooperative

by Cori Lyman-Barner The Koinonia Home School Cooperative began at historic Koinonia five years ago when three Koinonia Farm Community interns gave leadership to a small group of...