What's Happening in the UCC

What's Happening in the UCC

  • Jubilee Weekend

    Friday, October 20, 2017 at 08:00 AM through October 22, 2017
    Everywhere

    The United Church of Christ is one of the founding partners of Jubilee USA. Join with Jubilee USA and thousands of advocates in offering a prayer or dedicating a service the weekend of October 20-22nd. Our faith invites us to build...

  • The 2017 Everett C. Parker Lecture

    Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 08:00 AM
    At First Congregational Church in Washington, DC

    The Everett C. Parker Lecture has been a tradition in media justice for over 30 years. The lecture and awards ceremony is sponsored by the Office of Communication, Inc. (OC, Inc.) of the United Church of Christ.

    The Everett C. Parker Ethics in Telecommunications Lecture...

  • UCC School of Americas Watch Border Convergence

    Wednesday, November 08, 2017 at 12:00 PM through November 12, 2017

    A Call to a Border and Immigrant Justice UCC Congregations

    God loves beyond borders
    In the United Church of Christ we are called to an extravagant welcome of all God’s children, no matter who they are or where they are on life’s journey. At a time...

  • World AIDS Day

    Friday, December 01, 2017 at 08:00 AM
    Everywhere

    World AIDS Day is an important occasion for building awareness and stepping-up our responses to the HIV/AIDS pandemic in our own communities and around the world. Yes, there have been significant medical advances and more people are on treatment than ever before. Still, the scale of response is not meeting the need...

  • National Vigil for Victims of Gun Violence

    Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 08:00 AM through December 17, 2017
    Everywhere

    The victims, survivors and the families impacted by gun violence are often forgotten. Therefore, the Newtown Foundation, in partnership with Faiths United Against Gun Violence, Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, Everytown Survivor Network, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America,...

  • Human Trafficking Awareness Day

    Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 01:00 AM through January 12, 2018
    Everywhere

    January 11 is Human Trafficking Awareness Day in the United States – a day to bring awareness to the world-wide crisis also known as modern day slavery. The 29th General Synod officially recognized the date and called on UCC congregations to be part of the education and advocacy efforts...

  • UCC Health and Human Service Sunday

    Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 08:00 AM through January 29, 2018
    Everywhere

    Health and Human Service Sunday is a special opportunity to create awareness of the health concerns of our communities and world, and to learn about the many and various health and human service ministries of the United Church of Christ.  It is observed annually in the United Church of Christ...

  • Immigrant Rights Sunday 2018

    Sunday, May 06, 2018 at 08:00 AM through May 07, 2018
    Everywhere

    The first Sunday in May has been designated Immigrant Rights Sunday within the United Church of Christ. Justice and Witness Ministries and Wider Church Ministries are urging congregations to lift up immigrants on this day: to learn about their concerns, honor...

  • Mental Health Sunday

    Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 08:00 AM
    Everywhere

    The United Church of Christ Mental Health Network invites you to highlight mental health on the third Sunday in May or any Sunday that suits your schedule. 

    We see Mental Health Sunday as a way for your congregation to begin or to continue to provide education and support to your...