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Touch

UCC Daily Devotional - Tue, 07/05/2016 - 11:00pm

Donna Schaper

The whole concept of touch is undergoing a major transformation.

UCC Board releases survey soliciting feedback on proposed Constitution and Bylaws changes

United Church of Christ - Tue, 07/05/2016 - 10:09am

A new survey is intended to include all voices of the wider church in the conversation about proposed changes to the United Church of Christ Constitution and Bylaws.

Peace Cranes fly to Orlando

United Church of Christ - Tue, 07/05/2016 - 7:43am

After the June nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla., that left 49 people dead and another 50 injured, the colorful symbols of peace made their way to First Congregational Church of Winter Park UCC in Winter Park, Fla., located just a few miles from where the tragedy took place. 

Drift

UCC Daily Devotional - Mon, 07/04/2016 - 11:00pm

Tony Robinson

Drifting down a river on a hot July day is a pretty great thing to do. But drifting isn't always cool.

Real Freedom

UCC Daily Devotional - Sun, 07/03/2016 - 11:00pm

Richard L. Floyd

Today we celebrate Independence Day. There will be many speeches about freedom, an ideal much treasured among us. But we must acknowledge that many living in slavery in 1776 did not become free that July 4.

July 3, 2016: Proper 9 (14) (Year C)

Lectionary Readings - Sun, 07/03/2016 - 1:00am
2 Kings 5:1-14 and Psalm 30 * Isaiah 66:10-14 and Psalm 66:1-9 * Galatians 6:(1-6), 7-16 * Luke 10:1-11, 16-20

A Nation of Need

UCC Daily Devotional - Sat, 07/02/2016 - 11:00pm

Talitha Arnold

On this day before the national celebration of freedom, it would be good to remember how we’re also connected to one another.

Quake

UCC Daily Devotional - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 11:00pm

Kaji Douša

or many, ground shifts are a daily reality.

Search begins for next UCC Executive Minister of Justice and Witness Ministries

United Church of Christ - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 6:00am

A search committee formed to call the next Executive Minister of Justice and Witness Ministries of the United Church of Christ is sharing the process and seeking qualified applicants.

The Privilege of Giving

UCC Daily Devotional - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 11:00pm

Emily C. Heath

Most churches dread stewardship season.

Commentary: A Crack in the Liberty Bell: Why Freedom Cannot Ring

United Church of Christ - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 1:45pm

In 1751 the Speaker of the Pennsylvania Assembly, Isaac Norris, ordered a bell from London to be hung in the tower of the Pennsylvania State House.

Oregon church's care for creation wins June "Be the Church of the Month" contest

United Church of Christ - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 9:49am

A small Oregon congregation that decided digging in the dirt was a good way to "Protect the environment" is being recognized as the first winner of the UCC "Be the Church of the Month" contest.

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