I may not be able to experience life as a disciple in another country, but I recognize that …
The United Church of Christ (UCC) is a community of faith that seeks to respond to the Gospel of Jesus Christ in word and deed.
If you are visiting there is no expectation that you participate in communion as a guest. More We want both the children and adults to enjoy an encouraging and inspiring time each Sunday.
During worship services each worship center offers a Kingdom Kids program for infants-4th grade, and a pre-teen program for grades 5th-6th. More Each of our ministry centers has a vibrant a young teens ministry (grades 7th -8th) and a teens ministry (grades 9th -12th).
It looks to the Word of God in the Scriptures, and to the presence and power of the Holy Spirit to prosper its creative and redemptive work in the world.
"My Thoughts" is a reflection written by Conference Minister Rev. Perhaps I was channeling John Robinson, the pastor of Mayflower Pilgrims who upon their departure preached a sermon containing these words: "Do not let the Reformation end with Luther and Calvin, God has more light to break forth from God's Holy Word." It was over a decade ago when the UCC re-incarnated Robinson's words into "God is Still Speaking".
The UCC is one of the most diverse Christian denominations in the United States.
Intelligent dialogue and a strong independent streak sometimes cause the United Church of Christ (UCC) and its 1.2 million members to be called a “heady and exasperating mix.” The UCC tends to be a mostly progressive denomination that unabashedly engages heart and mind.
View the video below as an introduction to the UCC. It is featured in the weekly conference newsletter "Happenings Around Our Conference." To subscribe to New York Conference emails click here.I am not one to throw the baby out with the bathwater. Other fruit trees, like most apple, plum, sweet cherry and pears are cross-pollinating or self-unfruitful.The UCC was founded in 1957 as the union of several different Christian traditions: from the beginning of our history, we were a church that affirmed the ideal that Christians did not always have to agree to live together in communion.Our motto -“that they may all be one” – is Jesus’ prayer for the unity of the church.