Curriculum Support

One of the best places to find information that connects curriculum to the history, ministry, and mission of the United Church of Christ is the United Church of Christ award winning web site. Use this directory to find topics of specific interest for a particular Sunday or session.

Whether your church uses Shine, Deep Blue Kids, Caffeine, The Present Word, or another curriculum, you will find links below that will help you add activities and resources that reflect the United Church of Christ.

Some of these links direct you to pages on the UCC web site, while others connect you with resources which you may order from UCC Resources.

United Church of Christ History

Look for opportunities to help learners explore and understand the rich heritage of the United Church of Christ. These links will be of special help to those working with Affirming Faith: A Congregation’s Guide to Confirmation.

UCC Identity
Short History Course 
UCC ‘Firsts’
Hidden Histories
Family of Faith
Testimonies of the Faith
Amistad: The Slave Uprising Aboard the Spanish Schooner

United Church of Christ Identity and Information

These links direct you to basic information about the United Church of Christ.

God Is Still Speaking  
What is the UCC?
Justice and Witness Ministries Home Page
Local Church Ministries Home Page
Wider Church Ministries Home Page
Pension Boards Home Page
United Church Foundation Home Page
Meet Our Officers
Calendar of Prayer
UCC Annual Reports
UCC Logo Page
UCC Constitution
UCC Archives
UCC Electronic Newsroom
Confessing Our Faith: An Interpretation of the Statement of Faith of the United Church of Christ

United Church of Christ Ministries

The links below to national ministries of the United Church of Christ provide connections with ways your group may choose to respond.

Mission Throughout the Year
Many suggestions for specific Sundays through the whole church year are in the above document!
Disaster Response
Women’s Page
Public Education
Men’s Ministries
Youth Ministries
Financial Ministries
Volunteer Ministries
Making Our Churches Safe for All

Worship Resources

The two links below are a gateway to a wealth of information for churches which use the Revised Common Lectionary to guide worship and education using the resources of Seasons of the Spirit. Worship Ways provide liturgies on themes for Sundays thorughout the church year and may be used to provide denomination specific connection to any curriculum resources.

Worship Ways
SAMUEL [Scripture and Mission: A United Church of Christ Electronic Library]


Sometimes you want to know how to connect a specific office at the Church House in Cleveland or you want to know who on your Conference staff might provide information to you. The links below can direct you to the right person. The education institutions related to the United Church of Christ provide a wealth of information which may be used in your church’s education program. Your Conference Resource Center has many resources which are available on loan to use in your program.

National Staff Directory
Conference Directory
Schools and Colleges
UCC Resource Centers

Resources to Order

The links below provide information about videos, books, and curricula which you may purchase for your church’s ministry of teaching.

The Pilgrim Press
UCC Resources
Deep Blue Kids
The Present Word