National Church

Defending Religious Freedom for Equal Marriage

Dear Friends in Christ, Imagine that you are a pastor and one day, a couple comes to you and asks you to marry them; you...

National Scholarships

The 2014-15 scholarship process in underway in our National UCC, and there a large number of scholarship possibilities: • For “members in discernment” • For those...

Disaster Ministries in Action – Spotlight on Uplands Village Residents Rich and Holly Nelson

Rich and Rev. Dr. Holly Nelson, residents of Uplands Village since 2012,both volunteer their time in response to disaster through the United Church of...

Tax Exempt Status for Ministers Deemed Unconstitutional

Last week a federal court in Wisconsin issued a ruling that declared the law that allows ministers to receive a tax-exempt housing allowance to...

United Church Fund Investor Conference

Attention All Church Treasurers, Endowment Chairs, Church Finance Committees and interested SEC persons... The annual United Church Fund Investor Conference is coming to Charleston, South...

Three ONA UCC churches featured on PBS this weekend!

Three ONA congregations--Church of the Red Rocks in Sedona, AZ, Community UCC in St. Paul Park, MN, and Covenant Baptist UCC in Washington, DC--are...

Mission 4:1 Earth brought environmental care and UCC unity according to study

Mission 4:1 Earth had the stated goal of “one united church on a shared resurrection witness for Planet Earth during 50 great days of...

UCC Minister Robert Naylor to be featured on Day 1 radio program

The Rev. Robert H. Naylor, a church consultant, author, and retired United Church of Christ minister, will be the featured speaker Nov. 10 on “Day...

Prayer for Global Ministries trip to the Congo

Rev. Elizabeth Mitchell Clement from First Congregational Church Atlanta is traveling to the Congo this month with a film crew and partners from Global...

Rev. Steven Sterner becomes acting president of Pacific School of Religion

After an intense search led by the Board of Trustees of Pacific School of Religion, members voted to elect The Rev. Stephen L. Sterner as...