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CHURCH LIFE

REALREACH: FIRST UCC OF SL EXPANDS SPONSORSHIP INITIATIVE

REALREACH: FIRST UCC OF SL EXPANDS SPONSORSHIP INITIATIVE

Members of the First United Church of Christ in Second Life (First UCC of SL) have sponsored a second child through their ReachReal project


Happening in Our Neighbor Conference:  Southwest Conference UCC Announces New Position: Immigrant Care Coordinator

Happening in Our Neighbor Conference: Southwest Conference UCC Announces New Position: Immigrant Care Coordinator

The Rev. Tyler Connoley, pastor of Silver City UCC, has agreed to take on the task of Immigrant Care Coordinator within the Southwest Conference.


Tackling the Big Issues: 4th and 5th in a Series of Reports from Central Association

Tackling the Big Issues: 4th and 5th in a Series of Reports from Central Association

The issues: Hunger and Homelessness, Civil Rights, Global Climate Change, LGBTQ, Veterans (esp. Women Veterans), Sustainable Development.


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CHURCH VITALITY

A New Century of Vitality:  Insisting on Accessibility as Vitality

A New Century of Vitality: Insisting on Accessibility as Vitality

Mission Hills UCC: Welcoming, Inclusive AND Accessible


HR for Churches – Do You Need an IIPP Manual?

HR for Churches – Do You Need an IIPP Manual?

HR for Churches is sponsored by San Diego Management Group. Debbie Hallmark is a commissioned/licensed minister at Community Church of Poway.


HR for Churches – To SUTA or not to SUTA, that is the Question

HR for Churches – To SUTA or not to SUTA, that is the Question

HR for Churches is sponsored by San Diego Management Group. Debbie Hallmark is a commissioned/licensed minister at Community Church of Poway.


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SPIRITUAL SOJOURNING

Spirit and Struggle

Spirit and Struggle

Growing into God’s promises…


As the Season of the Spirit Begins

As the Season of the Spirit Begins

Celebrating the Church’s birth; savoring the Spirit’s power


A Widow Lady with Cumbers

A Widow Lady with Cumbers

What is prayer? Exploring the possibilities.


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PERSPECTIVES

Robin Williams Lived

Robin Williams Lived

Sarah Lund, Regional Minister for the United Church of Christ in Florida, takes a thoughtful look at suicide and the invisible battle of mental illness.


I’m a Believer

I’m a Believer

Exploring belief: Betting on the human soul


Eccentricity – New Book from the Rev. David Auten

Eccentricity – New Book from the Rev. David Auten

The church has been inundated in recent years with literature emphasizing the relational and the value of community. Rev. David Auten provides an alternative perspective and counterbalance, bringing our attention back to the other indispensable side to the communal—the individual and the sacredness of the self.


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ACTIVITIES & EVENTS

PSWR 2014 Creation Care Conference

PSWR 2014 Creation Care Conference

The PSWR Region invites you to join in an event focused on creation care


Transgender Day of Remembrance, November 20

Transgender Day of Remembrance, November 20

Rev Megan More, Clergy on Staff, MCC/UCC in the Valley and First UCC SL, invites you to mark the date and work to make a difference.


Addressing Violence and Injustice

Addressing Violence and Injustice

First Congregational Church of Santa Barbara, United Church of Christ (FCCSBUCC) is signing on to support the idea of A Year Without War in 2020—only six years hence!


AN EVENING OF  ANGKLUNG MUSIC

AN EVENING OF ANGKLUNG MUSIC

The Arcadia Congregational United Church of Christ is happy to announce the upcoming concert to be performed by The Sounds of Glory on Saturday, October 4.


21st Century Worship:  Emerging, Engaging, Enlightening

21st Century Worship: Emerging, Engaging, Enlightening

A Workshop for Pastors, Preachers, Musicians, and Worship Leaders – understanding and integrating new ideas & elements of worship led by Rev. Mary J. Scifres. Friday, September 12.


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ECUMENICAL & INTERRELIGIOUS

ECUMENICAL AND INTERFAITH RELATIONS  — September

ECUMENICAL AND INTERFAITH RELATIONS — September

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


ECUMENICAL AND INTERFAITH RELATIONS – August

ECUMENICAL AND INTERFAITH RELATIONS – August

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


ECUMENICAL AND INTERFAITH NEWS – July

ECUMENICAL AND INTERFAITH NEWS – July

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

Summer Camp 2014

Summer Camp 2014

Camper registration, volunteer applications, and campership donations: change your life and change a camper’s life! Spread the word!


Junior High JANboree 2014

Junior High JANboree 2014

Program will include keynote, music, small groups, interest groups, free time activities, a talent show, and more!


Summer Camp 2014: Save the Dates!

Summer Camp 2014: Save the Dates!

Save the dates!! The Outdoor Ministries Team has announced the dates for our 2014 Summer Camp program!


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