Justice and Mission

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....

Southeast Conference Board of Directors Statement Against Racial Hatred and Violence

As representatives of the Southeast Conference of the United Church of Christ, we officially and unequivocally condemn all racial hatred and racial violence, specifically...

Pandemics, Protest, & Praise: A New Faith and Justice Series

What do racism, voter suppression, COVID-19, police violence, queer and transphobia, and racial trauma all have in common? They are viruses infecting our country and...

Churches and Clergy Across the Southeast March for #BlackLivesMatter

In response to the killings of Floyd, Arbery, and others, UCC churches and clergy from across the Southeast marched, protested, and prayed at vigils...

Reflections from a Lifetime of Fighting Racism

by Min. Carrole Moss, Generosity Coordinator These past few weeks have been hard, and this Pandemic has not been kind to many of us, coupled...

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...