Local Church News

Emergence Retreat

Peace Congregational Church, UCC in Clemson, SC along with many other local faith communities and LGBTQ groups from the community will sponsor a weekend...

Tornado Cleanup and Trinity Congregational Church in Athens

Once again tornadoes tore through Limestone County and once again brothers and sisters came together to assist and bring comfort.  On April 28, 2014,...

ONA Blossoms in the “Heart of Dixie”

In the Southeast, where gays, lesbians, bisexuals, and the transgendered often feel alone and marginalized, a revolution is underway. But it is a quite...

Update from Beloved Community

  The following is a message from Angie Wright from Beloved Community Church in Birmingham: David Camon, Beloved Community UCC's Keyboard player since the church began...

Beloved Community Damaged by Storm

  Beloved Community Church in Birmingham was damaged in a storm on Friday, February 21st.  Most of the roof was torn off and the brick...

Rush Memorial – Celebrating 100 years as “the little church with the big heart”

Rush Memorial Church celebrated its 100th anniversary in September, with a 6-week series honoring different missions of the church and the people who lead...

“Love Has No Borders” book features SEC ministers justice work on immigration

Rev. Angie Wright, pastor of Beloved Community UCC in Birmingham is the editor for Love Has No Borders", a recently released book detailing the...

Special jazz homecoming weekend at First Church in Atlanta

First Congregational UCC in Atlanta would like to invite everyone to participate in their jazz filled homecoming weekend double header. On Friday evening, October...

Praxis UCC in Americus – Ministering through Homeschool Cooperative

by Cori Lyman-Barner The Koinonia Home School Cooperative began at historic Koinonia five years ago when three Koinonia Farm Community interns gave leadership to a small group of...

Southeast Conference Churches to March Together in Atlanta Pride

For the second year running, area UCC churches will march together in the Atlanta Pride parade. Churches from around the SEC are invited to...