Member Church News: Anniversaries, Advocacy, Aid

The UnitingWomen 2018 panel “Beyond Wonder Women: What now for the next generation of women leaders in the church?” explored leadership from a range of perspectives. Many member churches and ecumenical partners are responding to the earthquake and… Read More

Member Church News: Relationships, Peacemakers, Presentations

The United Church of Christ and the Iglesia Evangelica Unida de Puerto Rico (IEUPR) are forging a closer relationship, embarking on process that both churches hope result in a Full Communion agreement. Nine peacemakers from around the world… Read More

Member Church News: Prayers, Preparations, Presidents

In the wake of the devastation of Super Typhoon Mangkhut, Uniting Church in Australia President Deidre Palmer has called for prayer for the people of the Philippines and especially the United Church of Christ in the Philippines. Next… Read More

Member Church News: Celebrations, Prayers, Renewal

The United Church in Brazil recently celebrated its 40th anniversary (pictured). AIPRAL (Alianza de Iglesias Presbiterianas y Reformadas de América Latina) invites all to join in a Day of Prayer for Latin American Women on Friday, 14 September…. Read More

Member Church News: Justice, Peace, Ecumenism

When soldiers are seeking to reclaim lost territory they have little regard for the peace agreements signed by their national leaders. That’s why the grassroots work of the Rev. Peter Tibi and RECONCILE is a critical component of… Read More

Member Church News: Welcoming, Walking, Serving

The Synodal Council of the Evangelical Church of Czech Brethren has issued a statement encouraging the Czech government to help refugees. The statement expresses concern over Czech government’s decision that it will not accept any refugees from a… Read More

Member Church News: Partnering, Praying, Reflecting, Celebrating

The country of Niger in West Africa is only one percent Christian, but “the faithful witness and long-term vision of these believers is great,” said Presbyterian Church (USA) mission co-workers Michael and Rachel Ludwig, who have worked in… Read More

Member Church News: Immigrants, Issues, Conferences, Courts

Organizers of a call to action at the United States-Mexico border in support of immigrant rights are preparing to welcome several dozen participants from all across the United Church of Christ to the Arizona borderlands August 26-30. The… Read More

Member Church News: Climate Action, Displacement, Racism

Photo Source: UCC The United Church of Christ Council for Climate Justice and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Green Chalice ministry are co-sponsoring the Rise for Climate marches taking place across the country on or near September… Read More

Member Church News: First Woman Minister, Scriptural Sharing, Peace in Asia

Photo by Randy Hobson Despite the improbability of her call last winter as pastor of historic First Presbyterian Church here, the Rev. Liudmila Hernández is supremely confident about her ministry. “It is a challenge all the time but… Read More