United Church of Christ

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.”


My Beloved

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.”


There are few things more valuable than belonging to a faith community that gets you.


Find your base. See the world through God’s eyes. Stay grounded.


As our nation observes 400 years since slavery came to our shores, white American Christianity needs to recognize and purge this justification of evil.


We sometimes need reminders of the common goodness that we all share.


In a world where it seems to be hard to come by, today I call for peace


I did want to take an opportunity and reflect on this last weekend, and in particular the two mass shootings one in El Paso and one in Dayton, Ohio, and I just want to say a few things about this.


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.