United Church of Christ

General Synod News

The artistry of members of the Wisconsin Conference United Church of Christ will be evident in key places during General Synod June 21-25 in Milwaukee. Delegates and visitors are invited to help shape one big installation as they enter the main lobby of the Wisconsin Center. They will experience another form of art at communion during Sunday's community worship service.

Staff colleagues and ecumenical partners from around the world are sending love and well wishes to a United Church of Christ executive ending his service to the national church at the conclusion of General Synod in Milwaukee in June.

If you want to familiarize yourself with 2019 United Church of Christ General Synod resolutions, or follow them through the review and voting process June 21-25, a new online "Resolution Center" can help.

A traveling exhibit inspired by the Pulitzer Prize-winning book "Evicted" will open a three-month Milwaukee stay on the same weekend as United Church of Christ General Synod delegates hear a keynote speech from author Matthew Desmond at the Wisconsin Center.

Nationally known human-rights advocate Ruby Sales, a veteran of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement, will speak at a June 22 luncheon at the United Church of Christ's General Synod in Milwaukee.