Local Church News

This Month in SEC History: November 1994

by Mike Stroud When one mentions that a UCC congregation is "Open and Affirming" these days, one immediately recognizes that it is a place welcoming...

Stewardship Theme Materials for 2023

“Because of You, Our Church Changes Lives” This year's stewardship theme makes the connection between donor generosity and the ministry and mission of your congregation. Our...

Candace Rowell Ordained at Virginia-Highland Church

On Saturday, August 26, 2023, the Virginia-Highland Church community and the Southeast Conference gathered in joy and gratitude to ordain Candace Rowell. Friends, family,...

Where’s the Conference Staff?

Can you believe we’re more than halfway through August? Here’s an update on a few places we’ve been hanging out and where you can...

First United Church of Belvidere Celebrates 150 Years

First United Church, UCC of Belvidere, Tennessee celebrated 150 years of ministry Sunday, August 13, 2023. During its annual Homecoming Event, the congregation gathered...

Pilgrim Church Birmingham Celebrates 120th Anniversary

by Rev. Paul Eknes-Tucker, Senior Pastor The people of Pilgrim Church UCC in Birmingham, AL gathered in celebration and worship to mark the chartering of...

Methodist-Congregational Federated Church in Demorest Holds Final Worship Service

On Sunday, July 30, 2023, the Methodist-Congregational Federated Church in Demorest, GA celebrated the retirement of Rev. Joyce Acree. She had served the church...

TFAM Holy Convocation Held in the Southeast Conference

The Fellowship of Affirming Ministries held its 2023 Holy Convocation July 5-9, 2023 in Atlanta, GA. The newly elected General Minister and President of the...

UCC Campus Ministry at UGA Hosting Event in Atlanta

Are you a graduate of the University of Georgia? Do you have children or grandchildren attending the University of Georgia? Do you love the...

Where’s the Conference Staff?

You’ve heard of “Where’s Waldo?” We thought it would be fun for you to hear more about our Southeast Conference staff’s previous and upcoming...