Local Church News

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...

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...

Missions in the Midst of a Pandemic

by Merianna Neely Harrelson, Pastor At Garden of Grace, we have always felt called to help our neighbors in need. When we were meeting together,...

Pastor’s Tip for Texting Your Congregation

Hello Friends, I wanted to share a great app I've been using to stay in touch with my congregation. Hit Em Up is an awesome...

Online Worship in our Local Congregations Across the Conference

Even though our local churches are closed due to COVID-19, that has not stopped many of our congregations from worshipping via technology. Many congregations...

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