Justice and Mission

Responding to Recent Events in Charleston and Beyond

We have had requests in the Conference office from people wishing to respond to various issues related to South Carolina. Here is a partial...

A Pastoral Letter in response to the shooting at Emanuel AME Church

Reverend June Boutwell, Designated Conference Minister Southeast Conference United Church of Christ June 19, 2015 Sisters and Brothers in Christ: Even as we, each in our own way,...

Central UCC Supports South Georgia Farmworker Health Project

Each June, Atlanta's Central Congregational United Church of Christ works alongside Emory's South Georgia Farmworker Health Project to provide basic health care and clothing to the...

Lonnie King accepts Piedmont College honorary degree

Civil rights pioneer Lonnie C. King Jr. of Atlanta was presented with an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Piedmont College during a...

Reflections on Selma

The Southeast Conference has an active legacy from the Civil Rights movement. As the 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday was observed in Selma, several...

March Forth for Literacy

Participate in service with other UCC congregations with March Forth for Literacy! The UCC is urging congregations to promote literacy through the Reading Changes Lives...

Ecumenical Lenten Carbon Fast

Make Lent an opportunity to enter into a spiritual discipline of fasting from carbon. Over the past few years, thousands of people the world over...

Open Table hosts Fundraiser for Family Rights

Open Table UCC in Mobile, Alabama held a successful fundraiser on January 3 in support of a local lesbian couple fighting for the right...

Historical Marker Commemorates Rush Memorial

The Georgia Historical Society dedicated an historical marker at Rush Memorial Congregational UCC in Atlanta on October 16, 2014.  This was one of two...

Meet Me At the Crossroads

Female, Black, LGBT and Christian. Meet me at the crossroads. Indeed it is at the intersection of the multiple identities that we hold that...