United Church of Christ

Love of creation evident in North Carolina church's compost pile

The members of Community United Church of Christ in Raleigh, North Carolina, don't have plans for Earth Day, April 22  because every day is Earth Day to this congregation committed to showing love of creation in a number of  ways that reduce the impact of climate change.

Resurrecting Hope: An Easter Message

Death did not destroy Jesus. During this Holy Week, UCC General Minister and President John Dorhauer shares an Easter Message of hope.

UCC, United Church of Canada building relationships through mission, ministry and partners

More than a dozen leaders from the United Church of Christ and The United Church of Canada convened in Cleveland last week, spending two days living into the full communion agreement ratified by the two North American denominations in 2015.

New leaders for Faith INFO, CARD committed to support, resources for UCC Local Churches

Two ministries critical to the support of the Local Church in the United Church of Christ are celebrating new leadership.

What Evil Have They Done?

Inadequate medical care and dehumanizing conditions are too frequently a death sentence for those who are detained.

UCC activists make #Good Trouble for a Just World during Ecumenical Advocacy Days

600 people from a spectrum of faith traditions converged in Washington D.C. over the weekend for Ecumenical Advocacy Days, to learn more about what justice advocacy is and to grasp the tools they need to do the work.

Ecumenical gathering in New England supports development of Latinx ministries, churches

More than fifty faith leaders from five denominations came together in Massachusetts in late March, gathering around the support and development of Latinx ministries and the planting of Latinx churches in New England and beyond.

UCC-related Bethany Children’s Home provides helping hands to migrant children

UCC-related Bethany Children’s Home is offering ‘Helping Hands’ to migrant children, providing food, clothing, shelter and other resources in an effort to reunite them with their families already in the United States.

Commentary: The Green New Deal and Partisan Myths

According to a recent news article from NPR, “the partisan clash” over the Green New Deal “is likely to be a continuing theme ahead of the 2020 election.”

Crisis in Central, Latin America requires inclusive agendas, not aid cuts

A global conference of church leaders and ecumenical organizations gathered in Guatemala to combat the root causes of migration as the U.S. State Department announced it was planning to end humanitarian aid to the poorest countries in Central America in retaliation to a surge in the migration of families seeking asylum.