National Church

Neighbors in Need (NIN) Special Mission Offering

What do Praxis UCC (Americus GA), Unity UCC (Montgomery AL), Circular Congregational (Charleston SC), Church of the Savior (Knoxville TN), and Open Table UCC...

One Year In: A Retrospective Report from the General Minister and President

by John Dorhauer, UCC General Minister and President As we are approaching my one-year anniversary, I want to take a moment to share with you...

Observe Just Peace Sunday on Sept 18

The Thirtieth General Synod called on the congregations of the United Church of Christ to mark the Sunday preceding September 21 (which the United...

UCC invites churches to lead by “Building Bridges” with Muslim neighbors

In light of recent events including the back-and-forth between the Khan family and the Donald Trump campaign, the UCC Communications Team wants to make folks aware...

More UCC Chaplains Needed by US Armed Services

The United Church of Christ currently has 46 clergy serving as chaplains in the military services. A generation ago, we had three times that...

UCC Disaster Ministries Support for Flooding in Louisiana

Parts of Louisiana received 30 inches of rain within 3 days, leaving 20 parishes in a state of emergency and stranding nearly 30,000 people....

Faith Leaders Call for Morality in Politics

Faith leaders are crossing denominational, racial and social lines to come together on behalf of the marginalized, calling on nominees for national political positions...

UCC Responses to the Mass Shooting in Orlando

Peace Congregational Church, Clemson SC Peace Church will take three deliberate steps to memorialize those who lost their lives in the Orlando massacre on Sunday,...

The Orlando massacre: join our Florida churches in prayer Tuesday at 11 a.m. EDT

Open and Affirming congregations throughout the church are reaching out to their LGBTQ neighbors--in Orlando, and everywhere. This is a dark time in our...

UCC, ONA Statements Regarding the Orlando Tragedy

Two statements from the national setting of the United Church of Christ. UCC leaders mourn 50 killed in act of terrorism against gay community in...