Local Church News

Joint Maundy Thursday Service with Birmingham UCC Churches

During Holy Week, the four UCC congregations in Birmingham joined together for their annual Maundy Thursday worship. This year the service was hosted by...

Tiny House Needs a New Home

Over four years ago Peace Church in Clemson received initial grants from NIN and Southeast Conference to build a mobile tiny house to be...

Andrew Young’s 90th Birthday Celebration Takes Shape

In honor of Ambassador Andrew Young’s 90th birthday, The Andrew J. Young Foundation is hosting a 4-day celebration that begins March 9th, 2022 and...

Church of the Savior Knoxville Featured on NPR

Our very own Rev. John Gill and Rev. Tanya Barnett were recently featured in an 8-minute piece about Christian Nationalism on National Public Radio's...

Installation Celebration for Rev. Courtney Jones

by Rev. Heather Fosburgh On Saturday, September 11, 2021, Pilgrimage United Church of Christ and the Southeast Conference celebrated the installation of Rev. Courtney Jones...

South Carolina church’s tiny house project back on track

by Connie Larkman, UCC Staff A small but determined South Carolina congregation is building a “safe house” for an LGBTQ person in need of housing because...

An Ordination and Two Installations

Sunday, August 22, 2021, was a special day in the life of the Southeast Conference, as we ordained, and then installed, Rev. Tonya Barnett,...

United Church of Huntsville helps those displaced by COVID-19 with food—and hospitality

by Mike Stroud (revised 8/15/2021) The COVID-19 pandemic that reared its ugly and poisonous head on the world in the Spring of 2020 seemed to spare...

Celebrating an Ordination and two Installations

The Commission on Ministry has been hard at work the last couple of months and we have a number of opportunities in the coming...

Back Bay Mission Trippers are Biloxi Bound!

by Mary Ruth 2021 Back Bay Mission Trippers met recently at Pleasant Hill Community Church UCC in Pleasant Hill TN to prepare for their mission...