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October 28, 2014
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WE TRUST GOD TO HELP US THROUGH
A UCC faith community in Washington state offers grieving young people a ministry of presence and comfort following a fatal shooting at their local high school. Read more
FEATURES
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Our Faith, Our Vote
With Election Day a week away, UCC churches are working to protect voting rights, and increase turnout at the polls through Our Faith, Our Vote grants. Use your voice and vote >>
Help Identify the Next UCC GMP
Know someone with the gifts and skills you believe the next General Minister and President needs to lead the denomination into the future? Take this opportunity to recommend a candidate for the role or to apply for the position yourself. Visit the GMP search page >>
Preach Advent Like You Planned it Months Ago
If the Christmas season is sneaking up on you, and you need some ideas to infuse the holiday season with Spirit, don't miss a short webinar on Nov. 12 for some creative brainstorming and sermon planning. Register today >>
Breaking the Chains
Start thinking about Ecumenical Advocacy Days! Join more than 1,000 Christian advocates in Washington, D.C., next April to build a movement to shake the foundations of systems of human exploitation (Acts 16:16-40), including a prison-industrial system that incarcerates millions of people in the U.S. and abroad. Learn more and register today >>
A Synod Poster You Can Print
Hang this tangible reminder of all the Unexpected Places we find God, which urges registration for General Synod 2015 in Cleveland. Print >>
HEADLINES
UNITED CHURCH NEWS
Pumpkin patch brings people together in New Jersey and beyond
UCC names new director of communication ministry
Incoming Pacific School of Religion president eager to fuel 'burning fire' of future leaders
WCRC secretary Chris Ferguson grateful for UCC witness
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UCC IN THE NEWS
Christian right undermines marriage equality with religious supremacism
Connecticut church takes stance for Palestine
Wyoming couple opens up about life together in wake of gay marriage ruling
Ohio clergy members gather in support of same-sex marriage
Mothers march for justice in Missouri
Steeple repair planned for Massachusetts church
Connecticut church's mission is to be a "beacon of love and light"
Oregon church provides shelter during severe weather
Minnesota church closing after 141 years
North Carolina church foundation is changing lives
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OTHER RELIGIOUS NEWS
Moral Monday rally stresses importance of voting
Same-sex marriage advancing in states despite amendments, laws that prohibit it
Pastor's 'If I have gay children' blog stirs U.S. debate
Transgender people and theology
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