United Church of Christ

UCC leaders disheartened by misleading rhetoric about migrant caravan, plan to bar asylum

UCC leaders denounce the Trump Administration's announced plan to block asylum to migrants crossing the U.S. border between ports of entry, as the military plans to send troops to respond to what has been called "a contrived pre-election crisis."


New York UCC advocate brings others together to get out the climate justice vote

A UCC environmental justice advocate in New York convenes an ecumenical group concerned about climate change to get out the vote on November 6.


Commentary: Living While Black

Scripture teaches us that we were each made in the image of our divine creator and therefore we all carry a bit of the holy within us.


UCC clergy, congregants stand with young plaintiffs in climate justice case

Twenty one young people suing the federal government to secure a legal right to a stable climate for future generations are still waiting for their day in court.


A letter to the UCC Family of Faith: We can’t let evil prevail

The news over the past weeks has revealed an undercurrent of hate within our culture and our country.


Washington UCC church lives out 'love of neighbor' through immigrant art exhibit

A congregation in Washington lives out love of neighbor through an exhibit of immigrant art.


Vigils to 'Erase Hate' follow deadly mass shooting at Pittsburgh Synagogue

In cities and towns across America this weekend, people of all religious expressions came together in interfaith vigils and prayer services to remember the eleven people murdered at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Penn., on Saturday, October, 27.


UCC leaders reach out with love as they condemn attack on Jewish community in Pittsburgh shooting

Leadership of the United Church of Christ reaches out with love as they condemn attack on the Jewish community in a deadly mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue during Shabbat services. 


Commentary: Our Transgender and Intersex Family, Friends, Coworkers, and Neighbors Will Not Be Erased

The soul of our nation hinges on living the values that honor the worth and dignity of every person and the willingness to defend the liberty and justice of all.


Maine church video promotes Our Faith, Our Vote campaign

Members of a UCC congregation in Maine wanted to use their voice to encourage others to vote their values—so they created a video and put it out on Facebook.