Local Church News

Providing Hope at Christmas and Beyond

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution featured Virginia Highland Church in their December 22, 2015 edition. http://www.myajc.com/news/lifestyles/providing-hope-at-christmas-and-beyond/npnDG/ by Gracie Bonds Staples Like so many of us, David Gillespie passed by...

Remembering Rev. William Bateman

The Conference office has received word of the death of Bill Bateman on Monday night, December 7, 2015. Col., Dr., Rev. William Frederick Bateman was...

Fall 2015 Conference Grants Awarded

The Conference is pleased to announce the grant recipients for the Fall cycle, 2015. These grants were made possible from the Transforming Churches-Transforming Lives Capital...

Clergy Condemn Refusal to Admit Syrian Refugees

Faith leaders in Georgia are speaking out against Gov. Nathan Deal's refusal to admit Syrian refugees into the state. On Thursday, a group of...

Garden of Grace Recovering from Flooding

Garden of Grace in Columbia, South Carolina continues to recover from the flooding in the area. They have received an emergency grant from UCC...

Gospel Choice Awards 2015 Chosen Pastor

Congratulations to Rev. Dr. Dwight Andrews, Gospel Choice Awards 2015 Chosen Pastor and Thomas A. Dorsey Award Winner The Thomas A. Dorsey Award recognizes an individual who...

Real Inspiration Ministry Celebrates their 7th Anniversary

October 9, 10 and 11, 2015 will bring praise and celebration yet again to Real Inspiration Ministry Inc. (RIM) as they celebrate their seventh year anniversary of reaching...

Job Posting: Director of Music Ministries

JOB TITLE: Director of Music Ministries (Part-time) Location: Pleasant Hill Community Church United Church of Christ, Pleasant Hill, TN FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Start Date: September 2015 Contact: Rev. Glenna...

The United Church of Huntsville UCC Builds Labyrinth

The United Church of Huntsville United Church of Christ and its neighbor St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church are nearing the completion of a handicapped accessible...

A Bittersweet Day in Charleston

Rev. June Boutwell Designated Conference Minister June 23, 2015 As I was preparing to leave to attend the Southern Conference Annual meeting, I heard the news...