Local Church News

Ecclesiastical Council for Tyler Ung

You Are Invited to Attend the Ecclesiastical Council for Tyler Ung Monday, May 10, 2021 at 5:00 pm Eastern. The Southeast Conference’s Commission on Ministry...

‘A miracle’ | Pleasant Hill community honors first responders, prays three days after an...

by Grace King (10News Knoxville) PLEASANT HILL, Tenn. — Just steps away from leftover debris, Pastor John Fairless gathered the Pleasant Hill community. “We're going...

Diverse Coalition of Faith Communities Speaks Up for Voting Rights in Georgia

by Evelyn Brewer We are not an official organization, per se. Rather, we are individuals--clergy, faith leaders, and laity--from predominantly Black and predominantly White faith communities...

“Celebrating Fisk” wins Grammy

Fisk University is excited to announce a 2021 GRAMMY® win for the Fisk Jubilee Singers’® album, Celebrating Fisk! (The 150th Anniversary Album), in the Best Roots Gospel...

Atlanta Music Festival Continues Online in 2021

In 1910, four years after the Atlanta race riots, the Reverend Henry Hugh Proctor of First Congregational Church of Atlanta designed a concert series...

Trip to Back Bay Mission Scheduled for November 2021

by Mary Ruth Back Bay Mission in Biloxi MS welcomes groups for work camp mission trip experiences geared for any age over 18. In 2017...

Georgia Clergy and Laity Pen Open Letter to Senator Loeffler

In support of an open letter from over 100 Black Pastors and other interfaith leaders presented to Senator Kelly Loeffler of Georgia, an open...

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...