United Church of Christ

UCC in the News Archive

Maryland church celebrates Easter with cross of flowers
https://www.heraldmailmedia.com/brightside/zion-reformed-united-church-of-christ-celebrates-easter-with-cross/article_bac959dd-a99d-5a5c-835e-b24a124c8151.html

Maundy Thursday service in Illinois re-enacts Last Supper
https://wgem.com/2019/04/18/maundy-thursday-service-reenacts-lords-supper/

Arizona religious leaders say caring for migrants is difficult but worthwhile
https://ktar.com/story/2538099/valley-religious-leaders-say-caring-for-migrants-is-difficult-but-worthwhile

Washington community’s oldest organized church prepares for 140-year celebration
https://www.spokesman.com/stories/2019/apr/21/spokanes-oldest-organized-church-westminster-congr/

Ohio church to undergo historic renovations
https://oberlinreview.org/18602/news/first-church-to-undergo-historic-renovations/

UCC minister: Earth Day 2.0 - Environmental voting matters
https://www.cleveland.com/opinion/2019/04/earth-day-20-environmental-voting-matters-brooks-berndt-opinion.html

Illinois pastors say hope endures as message for Easter sermons
https://www.sj-r.com/news/20190420/area-pastors-say-hope-endures-as-message-for-easter-sermons

Path to happiness often found in religion, study finds
https://triblive.com/local/regional/path-to-happiness-often-found-in-religion-study-finds/

An “openly heterosexual” pastor responds to yet another anti-LGBTQ incident
https://www.patheos.com/blogs/spiritualitywithinaddictionandrecovery/2019/04/an-openly-heterosexual-pastor-responds-to-yet-another-anti-lgbtq-incident/

Easter blessing refreshes Pittsburgh with sprinkling of holy water from the mount
https://www.post-gazette.com/news/faith-religion/2019/04/20/Easter-blessing-Pittsburgh-holy-water-Mount-Washington/stories/201904200060

Lawsuit cites appalling lack of diversity in Radio and TV ownership
https://www.blackpressusa.com/lawsuit-cites-appalling-lack-of-diversity-in-radio-and-tv-ownership/

Tennessee faith leaders write letter supporting abortion
https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019/04/19/tennessee-faith-leaders-write-letter-supporting-abortion/