Rethinking church: UCC leaders wrestle with framing a future June 15, 2010
Although the United Church of Christ is declining at a slower rate than in years past, the denomination's leaders are not complacent about numbers. Fostering growth and vitality at a time when mainline denominations are shrinking means taking risks, reaching out to young adults and youth, and rethinking what it means to be church.
Rincon UCC youth make sweet gesture to Haiti March 3, 2010
When “The Fire” starts in the desert at Rincon United Church of Christ in Tucson, it can spread quickly. The Fire – aka the youth group at Rincon UCC – fed its desire for service by participating in February’s Souper Bowl of Caring. They raised more than $700 and nearly 100 cans of food for their local food bank.