UCC groups stitch scarves for Synod February 25, 2013
In a colorful, symbolic move to take a stand against bullying and violence, the UCC is collecting rainbow-colored scarves, knitted, woven or crocheted by people who want to join in and support the cause.
General Synod 2013 preachers ready to deliver February 7, 2013
The United Church of Christ has lined up four preachers from across the country for the June 28-July 2 gathering in Long Beach, Calif. to share their thoughts about "God’s Vision."
General Synod 29 Planning Committee calls for workshop proposals January 15, 2013
Have an effective approach to ministry you would like to share with the wider church at General Synod this summer? The United Church of Christ is looking to fill a limited number of workshop opportunities at General Synod 29 in Long Beach, Calif. in June.
General Synod 2013 promotes partnerships through fabric arts November 1, 2012
Brenda Grauer talks about her work with Stitching Hope with a glow and a warmth that can only come from finding one's true calling. And it seems the member of Federated Church United Church of Christ in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, has done exactly that.
Seeking personal testimonies and portraits for General Synod 29 theme August 14, 2012
What is God's vision for you, for our world? If you were asked to choose one or two words that encompass God's vision, what would you say? Your word, your definition. Leading into next summer's General Synod, you, your church, and your community are invited to fill in that blank. Finish this phrase. God's Vision: ____.
Synod delegates elect new officers to Collegium July 5, 2011
Delegates to the United Church of Christ’s General Synod on Tuesday morning elected three new officers to serve the denomination’s national setting. The Rev. J. Bennett Guess, the Rev. Jim Moos and W. Mark Clark were elected by near unanimous majorities.
Outgoing Collegium members released; new moderators installed July 5, 2011
Using liturgy found in the Book of Worship of the United Church of Christ, delegates and visitors to General Synod 28 were able to offer thanks, praise, and prayer one more time to outgoing Collegium members, and to witness to the installation of the moderators for the 2011-2013 biennium.