United Church of Christ

We have entered my favorite time of year on the liturgical calendar: Advent.


Among the things I value from my days as a Catholic, good liturgical music is at the top of the list.


I have recently returned from a deeply meaningful trip to Dresden, Germany.

 


It was a little over four years ago I was elected to serve in this office. I want to share a few thoughts about why I think this is the greatest gig ever.


Sacred time with loved ones is made more precious by distance.


What happens when you find yourself separated from your smartphone?


Living in Phoenix for eight years, I grew accustomed to hearing my wife say about this time every year: “I sure do miss the seasons.”


Time away with the one you love is rejuvenating for both soul and spirit.


Following a call to bear witness to the power of love in action.


For a long time now, if asked what my favorite scripture verse is, I say Luke 12:32. It reads, “Do not live in fear little flock, it has pleased your Maker to give you the kindom.”


Two United Church of Christ national officers elected Monday morning in Milwaukee

The United Church of Christ reelected its General Minister and President and elected a new Associate General Minister on Monday, June 24, at its General Synod in Milwaukee.


An Open Letter to the United Methodist Church

The Executive Leadership of the United Church of Christ holds the United Methodist Church in prayer and offers love and solidarity to all who follow Jesus.


A Pastoral Letter: That They May All Be One

The vision of a body united –in purpose, in mission, in vision – is one that inspired the birth of our denomination.


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