What's Happening in the UCC

What's Happening in the UCC

  • Ecumenical Lenten Carbon Fast

    Wednesday, March 01, 2017 at 08:00 AM through April 16, 2017


    Ash Wednesday invites us into the season of Lent, a time within the church year to acknowledge that we are mortal, limited, so that we might be transformed and become the new life God calls us to be. An initiative...

  • Women's Week 2017

    Sunday, March 05, 2017 at 08:00 AM through March 11, 2017


    The United Church of Christ will celebrate Women's Week this year during the first week of March, March 5-11, 2017. This coincides with other denominational and secular observances of Women's Week including International Women's Day on March 8.

    Lorica—Prayer of Protection-- from the...

  • Rise with Standing Rock

    Friday, March 10, 2017 at 12:00 PM


    The Standing Rock Sioux Nation has issued a call for its allies to join them for a march in Washington D.C. on March 10th. As Chairman Dave Archambault II has declared, the struggle to be waged now is with Congress and the Trump administration. In...

  • Environmental Justice Workshop - Hartman Center Camp Conference & Retreat

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 05:30 PM through March 23, 2017

    Hartman Center

    How ​can ​we ​take ​on ​the ​urgent ​challenges ​of ​environmental ​justice ​in ​ ​our ​present ​time ​and ​place? ​Using ​video, ​discussions ​and ​hands-on ​learning ​opportunities, ​this ​workshop ​will ​equip ​participants ​to ​mobilize ​their ​communities ​around ​local ​and ​global ​issues ​of ​environmental ​justice.

    Registration ​includes ​lodging, ​meals ​& ​program ​expenses. Register now.

  • Ecumenical Advocacy Days 2017

    Friday, April 21, 2017 at 08:00 PM through April 24, 2017
    At Doubletree Crystal City in Arlington, VA

    Ecumenical Advocacy DaysEcumenical Advocacy Days is a yearly gathering of the ecumenical Christian community. This weekend of learning, worship and advocacy is grounded in biblical witness and our shared traditions of justice, peace and the integrity of creation. Our...

  • Climate March in Washington, D.C.

    Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM


    The UCC Council for Climate Justice along with Justice and Witness Ministries are official co-sponsors of the climate march in Washington, DC. This march is being organized by the People’s Climate Movement which spearheaded the 2014 march in New York City that had...

  • General Synod 2017

    Friday, June 30, 2017 at 06:00 PM through July 04, 2017

    Make Glad! General Synod 2017

    Every two years, General Synod brings together thousands of faithful members of the United Church of Christ for formal church witness, inspirational worship, and fellowship with friends (new and old).

    In June 2017, thousands from across the country (and abroad) will gather...