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CHURCH LIFE

First Congregational Church of Riverside Votes to Become a Sanctuary Church

First Congregational Church of Riverside Votes to Become a Sanctuary Church

The congregation of First Congregational has voted overwhelmingly to be a public sanctuary church.


Pictures on God’s Refrigerator:  Easter Message Reprised

Pictures on God’s Refrigerator: Easter Message Reprised

Extravagant Welcome: Easter in the Foothills


A young refugee, OGHS ambassador, opens eyes and touches hearts as a voice for others

A young refugee, OGHS ambassador, opens eyes and touches hearts as a voice for others

Esther Ngemba is speaking out as often as she can about the plight of refugees.


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CHURCH VITALITY

The Rogue Checking Account

The Rogue Checking Account

Problem checking accounts? Is your church at risk?


UCC Flourishing in Ministry Survey Project

UCC Flourishing in Ministry Survey Project

The United Church of Christ will be participating in the Flourishing in Ministry project, a national study on clergy wellness


Fall 2016 UCC Statistical Profile

Fall 2016 UCC Statistical Profile

The Fall 2015 UCC Statistical Profile is now available!


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SPIRITUAL SOJOURNING

His Name is Tomás

His Name is Tomás

Awaiting God’s Reboot


Looking Back:  The Advent Journey

Looking Back: The Advent Journey

Looking Back: The Advent Journey


Answer the Phone!  It’s God’s Agent Calling!

Answer the Phone! It’s God’s Agent Calling!

Serendipity: God’s Mysterious Ways.


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PERSPECTIVES

Praying at the White House

Praying at the White House

The power of symbolic action: we will not stop praying


Broken Hearted

Broken Hearted

Honoring a broken heart – Poetry by Terry LePage


Black History Month:  A Speech by Caroline Twyman

Black History Month: A Speech by Caroline Twyman

An outstanding and insightful speech by 14 year old Caroline Twyman


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ACTIVITIES & EVENTS

Valerie Russell Scholarship for African American Lay Women

Valerie Russell Scholarship for African American Lay Women

Do you know of any deserving candidates for this award? The awardee will receive the award at General Synod.


ICE out of CA two-part Webinar Series!

ICE out of CA two-part Webinar Series!

Register TODAY for the ICE out of CA two-part Webinar Series! May 11 and May 18.


UCC “Resist” Worship Service

UCC “Resist” Worship Service

Central Association & WeHo UCC invite you to worship on Saturday June 10 and March on Sunday June 11.


Thoughts from the Eye’s Mind:  An April Shower of Poems

Thoughts from the Eye’s Mind: An April Shower of Poems

Thoughts from the Eye’s Mind: An April Shower of Poems – a new book of poetry by Rev. Ross Putnam


It’s time to register for Annual Gathering 2017!

It’s time to register for Annual Gathering 2017!

Registration is now open for this year’s Annual Gathering!


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ECUMENICAL & INTERRELIGIOUS

The National Council of Churches’ Christian Unity Gathering, 2016

The National Council of Churches’ Christian Unity Gathering, 2016

Christian Unity Gathering explores the theme, “Fear Not: God’s Love in an Anxious Age” (with comments from The Rev. John Dorhauer)


Disciples of Christ Seek Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Disciples of Christ Seek Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Disciples of Christ are seeking a Vice President and Chief Financial Officer to lead and direct our financial efforts. The position will be based in our headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana.


ECUMENICAL AND INTERFAITH RELATIONS – November

ECUMENICAL AND INTERFAITH RELATIONS – November

The latest Ecumenical and Interfaith news brought to you by the joint Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations Committee of the Southern California Nevada Conference, United Church of Christ , and the Pacific Southwest Region, Disciples of Christ


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OUTDOOR MINISTRIES

Second Annual It’s A Spring Thing Adult Camp

Second Annual It’s A Spring Thing Adult Camp

We’re so excited to announce the second annual It’s A Spring Thing adult camp March 31 to April 2 at Pilgrim Pines Camp!!!


WINTER CAMP REGISTRATION IS HERE!!

WINTER CAMP REGISTRATION IS HERE!!

Winter Wonder Camp will take place over the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Weekend, Jan. 13-16 at Pilgrim Pines.


Pilgrim Pines Camp and Conference Center Once Again Debt Free

Pilgrim Pines Camp and Conference Center Once Again Debt Free

Burning the Mortgage: Big Day at Pilgrim Pines


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