Mass. Conference Minister arrested at White House pipeline protest August 22, 2011
The Rev. Jim Antal, the UCC's Massachusetts Conference Minister, was one of 65 people from across the US and Canada arrested at the White House Aug. 20, 2011, the first day of a two week sit-in aimed at pressuring President Obama to deny the permit for a massive new oil pipeline.
9/11 plus 10: UCC web page helps congregations commemorating September 11 July 29, 2011
In preparation for the 10th anniversary of September 11, the Rev. Geoffrey A. Black, general minister and president of the United Church of Christ, has released a pastoral letter calling for people of faith to leave behind fears and prejudice and chart a new course towards peace, reconciliation and understanding.