The United Church of Christ, in solidarity with several religious groups in the United State, is urging the White House to act in response to the Syrian refugee crisis, which has escalated in the last few weeks with hundreds of thousands of people risking their lives to reach Europe.Read more
One Great Hour of Sharing® is the Lenten Offering of the United Church of Christ that supports disaster, refugee, and development activities. The suggested offering date for the One Great Hour of Sharing offering is March 11,2018. Click donate to give securely online or mail your gift today to: One Great Hour of Sharing - United Church of Christ, 700 Prospect Avenue, Office of Philanthropy and Stewardship (OPS) 2nd Floor, Cleveland, Ohio 44115.
2018 OGHS Resources
Additional interpretive resources are available at United Church of Christ Resources. To order, call toll free 1-800-325-7061, order on-line at www.uccresources.com or email your orders to firstname.lastname@example.org
Available resources include:
Bulletin Inserts (Free)
Coin Boxes ($.10 per box)
Offering Envelopes (Free)
Posters - English or Spanish (Free)
Make your gift through your local United Church of Christ congregation. Gifts go through your Conference for record keeping, and then arrive at the United Church of Christ, 700 Prospect Avenue, Office of Philanthropy and Stewardship - 2nd Floor, Cleveland, Ohio 44115. Gifts may also be made by clicking here to donate. Please give generously! Thank you.
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2017 OGHS Offering Resources
2016 OGHS Offering Resources
2015 Offering Resources
The Planning and Resource Guide and 2014 Annual Mission Report are available in electronic or print versions:
To find other stories that help share the message of how One Great Hour of Sharing transforms life, visit: www.ucc.org/stories
Other available resources:
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