United Church of Christ

Iowa, New Mexico churches honored as 'Cool Congregations'

Two United Church of Christ congregations have been recognized for taking steps to reduce their carbon footprint while keeping the issues of climate change in front of their community.


In an era of violence, UCC churches take protective steps

In an era when shootings and other violent attacks have become all too common in houses of worship, United Church of Christ congregations and institutions are taking precautions – in some cases, with government help.


'Confronting Violence' video gives churches tips – and discusses guns

If your church is concerned about the possibility of violent intruders, and you are willing to plan well, there are many preventive measures you can take short of arming parishioners, a federal expert says in a webinar available from the United Church of Christ Insurance Board.


UCC officers: Our Faith, Our Vote, Our Voice matters

The UCC national officers call on members of the wider church to use their voice during the 2020 elections -- and vote.


Celebrate Love of Creation by planting trees for Earth Day

Help protect the planet: Plant a tree. United Church of Christ Environmental Justice Ministries is inviting members and congregations across the wider church to celebrate Earth Day's 50th anniversary by participating in the Three Great Loves Tree Planting Campaign.


UCC leaders on Southern Asia initiative: 'Our partnership matters'

A pilgrimage to Southern Asia, Jan. 25- Feb. 7, proved to be a powerful experience for leaders of the United Church of Christ, the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and the United Church of Canada.


Commentary: Heaven on Earth

I believe that God is inviting us into visionary co-creation of worlds we do not yet know.


Dorhauer: Prayer is Sacred

Today I want to talk about prayer.


UCC youth invited to UNITE! at NYE 2020

Youth from across the United Church of Christ are invited to UNITE! at this summer's National Youth Event (NYE), July 22-25 at Purdue University, in West Lafayette, Ind.


Urgency of voting a weekly topic at NC church

In rural Rockingham, N.C., worshipers at Mt. Zion United Church of Christ get reminders each Sunday about the importance of voting.


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Iowa, New Mexico churches honored as 'Cool Congregations' In an era of violence, UCC churches take protective steps