United Church of Christ

UCC in the News Archive

How a network of Chicago churches is helping erase more than $5 million in medical debt
https://faithandleadership.com/how-network-chicago-churches-helping-erase-more-5-million-medical-debt

Colorado nonprofit celebrates housing project with grand opening
https://www.timescall.com/2019/12/03/a-place-to-call-home-longmont-nonprofit-celebrates-housing-project-with-grand-opening/

Local pastor responds to accusations from Spokane Valley Mayor Rod Higgins
https://www.khq.com/news/khq-exclusive-local-pastor-responds-to-accusations-from-spokane-valley/article_a9003be4-1625-11ea-9e42-0f7465eb933c.html

Oregon church tackling social issues through their building sign goes viral
https://www.kptv.com/news/local-church-tackling-social-issues-through-their-building-signs-goes/article_e0dc8250-17c6-11ea-8889-6722cb88b601.html 

Chicago church hosts public hearing in search for new police superintendent
https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2019/12/09/chicago-police-board-hears-from-public-on-superintendent-search/

Messy Church program works in South Dakota
https://www.capjournal.com/news/messy-church-program-works/article_2773eba0-1799-11ea-b86e-37a516f0622d.html

New York church closes its doors after more than 200 years
https://wbng.com/2019/12/03/church-closes-doors-after-more-than-200-years/

California church installs new pastor
https://lasentinel.net/lincoln-memorial-installs-miller-as-pastor.html

New York congregation welcomes new pasto
https://www.urbancny.com/plymouth-congregational-church-ucc-welcomes-new-pastor-rev-eric-c-jackson-accepts-call-to-syracuse/

Wisconsin faith communities and organizations to hold Longest Night, homeless persons memorial service
https://madison365.com/local-faith-communities-and-organizations-to-hold-longest-night-national-homeless-persons-memorial-service/

Pennsylvania vigil honors victims of gun violence
https://www.dailyitem.com/news/local_news/vigil-honors-victims-of-gun-violence/article_21b3d6d0-57c0-5550-b95f-ac156f94c8fa.html

Ohio church hosts Doctor on the Street
https://www.news5cleveland.com/a-better-land/metrohealth-doctors-treat-homeless-patients-during-opening-night-of-doctors-on-the-street

UCC minister: Surrender to peace in this ‘war on Christmas'
https://plymouth.wickedlocal.com/news/20191208/spiritually-speaking-surrender-to-peace-in-this-war-on-christmas

UCC minister: My family has served Michigan for decades, but my daughter faces discrimination here
https://www.freep.com/story/opinion/contributors/2019/12/08/my-family-has-served-michigan-for-decades-but-my-daughter-faces-discrimination-here/4355132002/

Review: ‘Saving God From Religion' offers explanation of church decline
https://www.postandcourier.com/features/review-saving-god-from-religion-offers-explanation-of-church-decline/article_c245a2d2-106d-11ea-8f74-ef271b3d812c.html