April - May 2007

May 1, 2007

 Mixed-Use Manna
Creative churches are looking to the future as they redevelop aging facilities. [Story]
 Easter, Take One
UCC special on ABC-TV stations this month.
 Two Minds, One Heart
Christian-Muslim siblings denounce U.S. militarism.  [story]  
 Child Care, UCC Style
TV's Sally Struthers would be proud of sponsorship program.  [story]  
 In The News
 New national 'infomercial,' regional ad buys launched
 'Ultimate goal is to help small organizations'
 Missionary: 'Africa is about beautiful people who share so much'
 UCC-related Beatitudes Campus begins $83-million senior living project
 U.S. Naval Reserve selects UCC minister as senior-ranking chaplain
 Across the UCC: Pet Sounds

 Opinion Matters
 Never Ourselves Alone: 'Note the church-state line, but step up to it'
 Commentary: Bonded by conviction
 Soapbox: Share your most memorable General Synod moment
 Letters to the Editor
 Tabulations: 21*

 Thirty years later
 Sudan crisis: Churches 'compelled' to act more boldly

 Spirtuality: Heal, welcome, confront

 UCC @ 50
 Registrations for General Synod ahead of curve


Rev. J. Bennett Guess
Executive Minister, Local Church Ministries
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115