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Bloom in the Desert UCC in Palm Springs Uses National Grant to Grow Migrant Ministry

“A United Church of Christ congregation planted in the California desert took a chance on winning a national grant to assist migrants coming into the United States and ended up doing more good than organizers even imagined.” Can your congregation also help?

UCC’s ONA movement celebrates milestone – 1,500 churches

The ONA movement’s rapid growth will be celebrated at the National ONA Gathering June 18-20 in Milwaukee, the week before the 32nd UCC General Synod.

Faith leaders arrested in show of support for migrants at US-Mexico border

Over 400 clergy and migrant justice supporters, including SCNC Conference Minister The Rev. Dr. Felix Villanueva, moved in a solemn procession from San Ysidro to Tijuana on December 10, risking arrest to affirm that love knows no borders.

UCC advocates demand action on ‘moral issue’ of climate change with Rise for Climate march

Several dozen UCC clergy and congregants participating in the Bay Area demonstration, the Rise for Climate, Jobs and Justice

Faithful Witness at the Border group unites for communion and confrontation

More than 80 people of several faith traditions participating in the United Church of Christ’s Faithful Witness at the Border.

Asheville’s 12 Baskets Café is love of neighbor in action

The Café, a ministry of the Asheville Poverty Initiative founded by the Rev. Shannon Spencer, is changing lives

UCC launches ‘Sacred Conversations to End Racism’ curriculum in commitment to racial equity in America

The United Church of Christ is adding another tool for congregations working on a sacred mission to eradicate racism.

Youth, allies issue nationwide demand for gun control during March for Our Lives

UCC advocates, urging ‘Faith over Firearms,’ came out by the hundreds during the ‘March for Our Lives’ to demand gun reform.

Why the United Church of Christ?

The United Church of Christ is releasing a survey today to the wider church, looking for input from every member of the denomination about a proposed UCC mission statement.

UCC pastor part of a push and a prayer to end fracking in California

Rev. Laurie Manning of Oakland California’s Skyline UCC calls for a moratorium on fracking.

Planting Trees in Peru a Labor of Love for California Church

Woodland Hills Community Church and APCEA (Association Promoting Education and Conservation in Amazonia) make a difference in the Amazon Jungle.