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What are you using for your Fall Christian Education Curricula?

The new school year is upon us and United Church Resources would like to remind congregations that now is the time to order new...

Rev. Steven Sterner becomes acting president of Pacific School of Religion

After an intense search led by the Board of Trustees of Pacific School of Religion, members voted to elect The Rev. Stephen L. Sterner as...

Loving the Stewardship Season: Webinar!

The Southeast Conference United Church of Christ presents A STEWARDSHIP WEBINAR LOVING THE STEWARDSHIP SEASON “HELPING PEOPLE GIVE WITH GLAD AND GENEROUS HEARTS” On August 29th, the Southeast...

Welcome Randy Hyvonen – our new Interim Conference Minister!

Randy is a native of Montana and has spent most of his life in the Midwest and Northwest, except for time at Vanderbilt Divinity...

Hymn Singing…During Committee Meeting?

I've had the privilege of serving as a delegate on the committee tasked with considering General Synod Resolution #11, "Restructuring Conference Boundaries." The title...
Veteran Resolution General Synod 29

General Synod recognizes the need for care of veterans

At General Synod 29 in Long Beach, Calif., I served on committee to bring the resolution “To Recognize the Need for Compassionate Care and...
Synod resolution Honduras

Resolution responds to violence in Honduras

A resolution calling for a response to “drug related gang violence in Honduras” was submitted to this General Synod by the Maine conference.  The...

Searching for a Designated Conference Minister

Exciting news! The Southeast Conference is looking for a Designated Conference Minister--a Conference minister "designated" for a time and a purpose. This person, called...
Sigmund Greaves Wedding UCC General Synod

David Sigmund and Jay Greaves Married at General Synod

Members of the Southeast Conference delegation were proud witnesses this past weekend to the ways that God is still speaking in love! On Sunday,...
The search for an interim Conference Minister

Bridging the Gap

In order to fill the gap between the retirement of Tim Downs and a new Designated Conference Minister, the Board of Directors is conducting...