Local Church News

Community Congregational UCC Montgomery Helps Retire Medical Debt

The following was published on November 9 in the Greenville Advocate Newspaper (https://www.greenvilleadvocate.com/2020/11/09/groups-clear-74k-in-medical-debt-locally/) by Andrew Edwards A coalition of Montgomery faith communities cleared more than $3.4...

Sankofa UCC in Atlanta Helps Storm Survivors

The following article, featuring an outreach project by Sankofa UCC, was recently published by FOX5 Atlanta. https://www.fox5atlanta.com/video/870788 https://www.fox5atlanta.com/news/clothing-drive-set-up-for-atlanta-family-displaced-after-tropical-storm-zeta ATLANTA - Clearly moved by the story...

Two Birmingham Churches Observe World Communion Sunday

Pilgrim and Covenant UCCs held a joint a special communion service on Saturday, October 3, in observance of World Communion Day, observing all social...

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...

Rev. Dr. Monty Knight is Preacher on Day 1 for Sunday, July 26

The Reverend Dr. Monty Knight is the preacher on Day 1 for Sunday, July 26. The Reverend Knight is a pastoral counselor and member...

Remembering Rev. Michael Garrett

It is with great sadness that we bid farewell to Reverend Michael Garrett, the Associate Pastor of Unity UCC in Montgomery, where Reverend Bennie...

Watch the June 2020 Conference-Wide Unity Virtual Worship Recording

On Saturday, June 20 the Southeast Conference of the United Church of Christ hosted a virtual "Unity" worship service. You can watch the replay...

Circular Church in Charleston Commissions Public Art by Poet Laureate

Circular Congregational Church in Charleston recently commissioned the South Caroline state poet laureate and church member Marjory Heath Wentworth to write a poem acknowledging...

Kirkwood UCC Hosts Virtual VBS

by Kathy Carter, Children's Minister Every year at Kirkwood UCC we look forward to a weeklong celebration with our kids within our congregation and our...

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...