Justice and Mission

After the Verdict

Like many other people, I held my breath yesterday when the announcement was given that the jury in Derek Chauvin’s trial had made a...

Diverse Coalition of Faith Communities Speaks Up for Voting Rights in Georgia

by Evelyn Brewer We are not an official organization, per se. Rather, we are individuals--clergy, faith leaders, and laity--from predominantly Black and predominantly White faith communities...

Pastoral Message Regarding the Shootings in Atlanta

“Angry! Outraged! Upset! There are no words to reflect what is happening in our Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. Brutal attacks on the...

One Great Hour of Sharing

One Great Hour of Sharing® (OGHS) is one of four special mission offerings of the United Church of Christ. This Lenten Offering supports the disaster,...

Trip to Back Bay Mission Scheduled for November 2021

by Mary Ruth Back Bay Mission in Biloxi MS welcomes groups for work camp mission trip experiences geared for any age over 18. In 2017...

Georgia Clergy and Laity Pen Open Letter to Senator Loeffler

In support of an open letter from over 100 Black Pastors and other interfaith leaders presented to Senator Kelly Loeffler of Georgia, an open...

Georgian Stacey Abrams Featured in UCC Webinar on August 4

The United Church of Christ national setting will be hosting an online webinar entitled "ORGANIZE THE CHURCH: Voter Registration, Education, and Mobilization" featuring Stacey...

Open Table UCC Supports Gulf Coast Creation Care in Mobile, Alabama

Submitted by Ellen Sims, Pastor of Open Table UCC and Rhoda Vanderhart, Moderator of Open Table Rhoda Vanderhart, Moderator of Open Table UCC in Mobile, has...

Join us for “Energizing Democracy” webinar on July 28

by Michael Malcom In a recent sermon, Rev Jennifer Sanders of Beloved UCC preached about things rising from the ashes. Although these are tense and...

Protest During a Pandemic – Lessons from the Struggle for Justice

Instead of becoming suppressed by the pandemic, the spirit of justice has arisen with fierce determination and become embodied in countless ways. Join our own Rev....