Justice and Mission

UCC Response to the Murder of George Floyd

Various groups around the UCC have made statements in response to the recent killings of our black siblings, including George Floyd in Minneapolis. Below...

Rev. Michael Malcom Named to Grist 50

Rev. Michael Malcom was recently selected as one of Grist 50 of rising stars for 2020 (and "Member's Pick". Grist finds emerging leaders who are...

Celebrate Love of Creation by planting trees for Earth Day

Written by Connie Larkman, UCC National Staff Help protect the planet: Plant a tree. United Church of Christ Environmental Justice Ministries is inviting members and...

Join a Mission Trip to Puerto Rico, June 6-13, 2020

The Revs Nancy and Ted Elsenheimer from Garden of Grace UCC in South Carolina will lead a Mission Trip to Puerto Rico on June 6-13,...

‘Plant A Vision Of Hope’: How This Alabama Pastor Addresses Climate Change From The...

WBUR, Boston's NPR station, recently aired a 10-minute segment featuring our own Michael Malcom. Rev. Michael Malcom is not a bystander. When it comes to climate...

World Communion Sunday features Neighbors in Need Offering

Neighbors in Need Special Mission Offering Neighbors in Need (NIN) is a special mission offering of the United Church of Christ that supports ministries of justice...

Peace Church in Clemson Aids in Reunification of Mother and Daughter at Border

Ixcell Perez is a 14-year-old United States citizen suffering from leukemia. She was living in Chiapas, Mexico when she was diagnosed. Her mother Dalia...

Alabama UCC Clergy Sign Immigration Proclamation

Five clergy-persons from Alabama were among nearly 50 religious leaders in the Birmingham metro area to sign a proclamation declaring their places of worship as sanctuaries...

KUCC Provides Blessing and Commissioning for Teachers and Administrators

by Susannah Davis On Sunday, August 11, 2019 Kirkwood UCC in Atlanta began our gathering with the King of Pops cool celebration in the parking...

UCC Mission Trip to Puerto Rico Repairs Homes and a UCC Church

"Thank you for your service!" Everywhere we went, people thanked us! Two years after Hurricane Maria, there are still blue tarps on roofs, houses...