7-25-2017Saying “YES” in Christ's Name Three UCC pastors, sharing a great love for their neighbor, help make asylum possible for a young lesbian from Africa.7-18-2017A Grade School Kingdom of God A church camp in Chicago, providing a place for all God's children, embodies two of UCC's Three Great Loves.But an Ohio church, living into the UCC's 3 Great Loves initiative, is ministering to neighboring families in their time of need.We Believe in the Power of Love The national officers of the United Church of Christ offer this Christmas greeting to partners throughout the church and the wider world.7-4-2017THE EARTH IS THE LORD’SA resolution and a rallying cry, calling on all members of the United Church of Christ, clergy and congregants, to combat the climate crisis from the pulpit and in the public square. Traci Blackmon is elected overwhelmingly and enthusiastically as leader of the UCC's justice ministry. 6-27-2017Supporting Human Dignity at All Stages of Life A medical aid in dying resolution is coming before General Synod delegates in Baltimore this week.7-2-2017THE WORK YOU DO BRINGS THE GOSPEL ALIVEJohn Dorhauer outlines new framework for pursuing love and justice as a unified church during his report to General Synod. UCC leaders speak out for affordable health care for all during interfaith vigil at U. 6-20-2017Combining Conferences in New England The Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Conferences voted to move toward coming together, to create a stronger voice speaking for justice.
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Poor People's Campaign, launching a national call to address racism, poverty and other systemic injustice.'Keeping You Posted' is a weekly, coordinated e-zine of news, featured items, resources, worship materials, and justice-action items e-mailed each Tuesday.If you have a UCC related news item for inclusion in KYP please send to Connie Larkman at [email protected] Together for a Just World Several UCC congregations, part of a coalition of churches in the Washington, D.C., area, call for release of mother of two detained by ICE in Virginia.