United Church of Christ

UCC in the News Archive

Massachusetts church stamps Harriet Tubman on all its $20 bills
https://religionnews.com/2019/06/03/andrew-jackson-staying-on-the-20-bill-not-at-this-church/

UCC pastor voted grand marshal of Sacramento Pride Parade
https://www.sacbee.com/entertainment/article230996543.html

Pride flags burned behind Missouri bar
https://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/two-burning-pride-flags-placed-outside-st-louis-gay-bar/article_e692a7f9-b78d-50de-8790-ea5964975faa.html

Tucson interfaith rally draws scores to support activist Warren at trial
https://azjewishpost.com/2019/tucson-interfaith-rally-draws-scores-to-support-activist-warren-at-trial/

To rethink a church school, Massachusetts pastor turned to students
https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/06/07/rethink-church-school-pastor-turned-students/dQ8GeFGfrhg5y9ySWn0JXO/story.html

Maine church votes to be open and affirming
https://www.seacoastonline.com/news/20190606/kittery-foreside-church-votes-to-be-open-and-affirming

Minnesota girl's story inspires thousands to join fight against childhood cancer
https://www.duluthnewstribune.com/lifestyle/health/4623562-nats-legacy-duluth-girls-story-inspires-thousands-join-fight-against

Massachusetts church getting major remodeling
https://acton.wickedlocal.com/news/20190606/united-church-of-christ-in-boxboro-getting-remodeled

Ohio church gets historical marker
http://www.medina-gazette.com/Medina-County/2019/06/10/Medina-United-Church-of-Christ-gets-historical-marker.html

Minnesota pastor opposes county contract proposal to double capacity for ICE detainees
https://kstp.com/news/sherburne-county-seeks-ice-immigration-customs-contract-nearly-double-capacity-for-detainees/5380637/

North Carolina pastors demanding access to ICE detainees
https://www.wxii12.com/article/local-pastors-demanding-access-to-ice-detainees/27769601

California Pride Alliance welcomes over 3,000 AIDS/Lifecycle bicyclists
https://www.keyt.com/news/the-lompoc-pride-alliance-welcomes-over-3-000-aidslifecycle-bicyclists/1084228912

Iowa church supporting pop up clubs this summer
https://cbs2iowa.com/news/local/boys-girls-clubs-of-cedar-rapids-starting-pop-up-clubs-this-summer

North Carolina churches raise money to cover hurricane damage costs
https://www.wwaytv3.com/2019/06/08/churches-raise-money-to-cover-florence-damage-costs/

OpEd: Coming out and into an affirming religious tradition
https://www.dentonrc.com/news/denton/coming-out-and-into-an-affirming-religious-tradition/article_af7296f4-7eea-5a63-92eb-1bb5cad03449.html

Michigan minister to speak on near-death experiences
https://www.thealpenanews.com/life/2019/06/rev-case-to-speak-on-near-death-experiences/