Unique meetings brings UCC and seminary leaders together for 21st century education February 22, 2013
A unique and historic gathering brought together representatives from seven United Church of Christ seminaries from across the country to meet with UCC national officers and staff members for the UCC Seminary Coordinating Conference. As seminaries begin to think about how best to offer education in the 21st century, the three-day coordinating conference will help those institutions and UCC national staff develop ways to do that together.
UCC conference minister arrested as part of pipeline protest February 13, 2013
The Rev. Jim Antal, the Minister and President of the Massachusetts Conference of the UCC, and a climate activist, was one of dozens of people participating in an act of civil disobedience at the White House. The group was urging President Barack Obama to block a proposed oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.
Youth prayer celebrates UCC’s first designated Science, Faith and Technology Sunday February 11, 2013
What if God is StillSpeaking in a theorem, a poem, a new (or ancient) technology for medicine or communication, in green energy development or engineering, or in the application of quantum physics for the good of society? That’s the reasoning behind the United Church of Christ’s first designated Science, Faith and Technology Sunday.
UCC.org redesign, new web strategy aimed at easier accessibility February 8, 2013
A cleaner, simpler look to ucc.org is aimed at improving user experience and functionality to meet the needs of all the site’s diverse users – clergy and church staff, lay leaders and volunteers, UCC members, and those looking for a new church home.
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