The United Church of Christ will be presenting four Justice Leadership Awards at this year's General Synod in Milwaukee, Wisc., in June, and is looking to the wider church for nominees.
The rights and the opportunities for women and girls proved to be a prominent theme during a two week trip to Southern Asia for three Global Ministries executives from the United Church of Christ and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).
The National Officers of the United Church of Christ joined Local Church Ministries' MESA Team in offering a sacramental sendoff for the Rev. Holly MillerShank, who has left her position as MESA team leader to continue her ministry in the local church.
I could hear the distress in her voice.
The United Church of Christ General Synod is joining five other religious organizations challenging the constitutionality of a 40-foot cross displayed on government land in a case that will be heard by the United States Supreme Court this month.
As the Polar Vortex brings Artic air and frigid, dangerously cold temperatures into the Midwest and up into New England, a New Hampshire congregation is showing love to neighbors affected by the weather in a number of different ways.
A Columbus, Ohio congregation is celebrating with a mother of three who reunited with her family after spending almost three months in sanctuary at Just North United Church of Christ.
The Wisconsin Conference United Church of Christ is making a major investment in creation care, with the installation of a large solar panel array on the roof of the Trost Center, the Conference office headquarters.
As the U.S. government shutdown marks 33 days, churches of United Church of Christ are providing community meals, stocking food pantries, and in some cases offering financial assistance to furloughed workers who face missing yet another paycheck and need to cover the bills.
Shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1989, political scientist and author Dr. Francis Fukuyama wrote the book The End of History and the Last Man.