United Church of Christ

Interactive Just Act calendar comes together across UCC ministries, inspired by 3 Great Loves

Interactive calendar inspired by 3 Great Loves outlines 365 ways to show love toward neighbors, children and creation.


Nominations open for Antoinette Brown Awards, honoring trailblazing women clergy

The United Church of Christ announced today (Nov. 5) that nominations are open for the biennial Antoinette Brown Awards, honoring trailblazing women clergy.


The Pension Boards adds gun screen to investment policy

Along with local vigils and statements from UCC National and Conference leaders after the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, the Pension Boards-United Church of Christ is taking a significant step toward action on gun violence in America.


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.