News Tagged: partner

COMMAnts from the Conference Minister, September 2016

“Conversion Experiences” On Sunday, I returned home from a two-week partner visit with the SE Mindanao Jurisdictional Area (SEMJA) of the United Church of Christ in the Philippines (UCCP). The Minnesota Conference has enjoyed a global partnership with SEMJA since the 1980’s, and has strengthened that partnership through a number of visits both directions over… Read more »

Back Bay Mission Trip January 31 – February 6, 2016

The Minnesota Conference UCC is sponsoring a mission trip to Back Bay Mission in Biloxi, Mississippi during January 31st – February 6, 2016. Thirty-six volunteers from eighteen different churches will be giving their time for this trip. The Vision Statement for Back Bay Mission is “To eradicate the sting of poverty and its effects on individuals and… Read more »

2015 Annual Report – Resource Center for Churches

-from Lizabeth Bougie, Resource Center for Churches, Director There are many places to find ministry resources.  In addition to UCC Resources and Pilgrim Press, AUCE recommends resources. You no doubt have your favorite sources:  publications and publishers, websites and blogs, online forums and trusted colleagues. The Congregational Resource Guide has recently reappeared; anyone can type… Read more »

National Religious Leaders Speak Out Against House Ant-Immigrant Vote

WASHINGTON—National faith leaders have mobilized together to oppose the anti-immigrant vote passing the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act for 2015 in the U.S. House of Representatives on January 14, 2015. Rev. John L. McCullough, President and CEO, Church World Service: “This vote is a clear and present danger to our nation’s conscience and to… Read more »

Update from CUE

UPDATE FROM CUE (Chicago, United, Eden) SEMINARIES Chicago Theological Seminary (CTS) welcomed our largest entering class since our founding in 1855. 104 students from 22 faith traditions are learning, engaging and preparing to be Leaders for the Next. Leaders for Ferguson. Leaders who will speak to what is happening in Palestine and Israel. Leaders who… Read more »