National Church News

From the United Church of Christ and the Disciples of Christ

  • Commentary: Moving Beyond Thoughts and Prayers
    by Noel Andersen on March 21, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    Another heart-wrenching tragedy resulting in the loss of innocent life has once again reminded us that, although thoughts and prayers are important, we must put our faith into action. […]

  • Walking and working with partners in Egypt and the Middle East
    by Connie Larkman on March 20, 2019 at 4:30 pm

    Two overseas trips, two different United Church of Christ delegations led by the Rev. James Moos, United Church of Christ associate general minister of Global Engagement, both with a common goal. […]

  • Central Rocky Mountain student leads climate protest
    by Emily Martin on March 20, 2019 at 9:15 am

    For Ehret Nottingham, creation care has always been a part of a well-lived life. His first memories are of exploring the outdoors, and as a high school senior, he’s still affected by the world around him. “In Colorado, I’ve seen the impact humans have on our environment,” […]

  • Introducing General Synod 32 keynote speaker, All Church Read author
    by Connie Larkman on March 19, 2019 at 9:59 am

    Pulitzer Prize-winning author Matthew Desmond, winner of numerous awards for his book which chronicles the lives of several families in the poorest neighborhoods in Milwaukee, will be the keynote speaker at the the United Church of Christ General Synod 32 in June. […]

  • UCC mourns the passing of Audrey Miller
    by Connie Larkman on March 15, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    The United Church of Christ is mourning the passing of Audrey Miller, a Catholic nun and ordained UCC minister, who, during her time at the National Setting, was instrumental in educational leadership development, youth ministry programs and youth resources. […]

  • UCC Leaders: Mourning the massacre in New Zealand
    by Steven Liechty on March 15, 2019 at 1:30 pm

    The Executive Leadership of the United Church of Christ condemns the mass murder at a New Zealand mosque, an atrocious act of hate and terror, and prays for the safety in worship for all communities of faith. […]