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OGHS Live 2010 offers Lenten web gatherings February 23, 2010
Beginning this week, OGHS LIVE 2010 will provide online participants with an international Lenten presence as area executives from Global Ministries present five consecutive Wednesdays of live web programming for Lenten Gatherings.
UCC reponds to South Pacific tsunami disaster September 30, 2009
An 8.0 magnitude underwater earthquake early Tuesday morning, Sept. 29, triggered a tsunami that has left at least 119 dead and hundreds homeless on the South Pacific islands of American Samoa, Samoa and Tonga.
Global Ministries child sponsors visit Jerusalem September 1, 2009
Participants in the Global Ministries Child Sponsorship Program are touring sites in Israel/Palestine Aug. 30 – Sept. 10, meeting sponsored children and visiting mission partners and historic locations.
General Synod hits the streets for service June 30, 2009
Two Habitat for Humanity projects, a local assisted living facility and an outreach ministry received some extra hands Monday to build, paint, plant and serve.
ACT International to unify with development network April 30, 2009
The General Assembly of Action by Churches Together (ACT) International today decided to unify with ACT Development with the aim to create one of the world's largest humanitarian and development alliances.
Habitat for Humanity founder Millard Fuller dies at 74 February 5, 2009
Millard Fuller, the man who founded Habitat for Humanity and whose name was synonymous with volunteer faith-based efforts to build houses for the poor, died suddenly Tuesday (Feb. 3) after a brief illness.
'From War to Peace' offers perspectives on Iraq war January 26, 2009
The Global Ministries Office for the Middle East and Europe has released a United Church of Christ and Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) resource highlighting the perspective of partners and church voices primarily affected by the war in Iraq.
United Nations 'Declaration on Human Rights' turns 60 December 7, 2008
The General Assembly of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA and Church World Service have called for churches in the U.S. to observe the 60th anniversary of the issuance of the United Nations' Universal Declaration on Human Rights on Sunday, Dec. 14.