Category: UCC News

21
Dec

Video series, coming seminars show how focus on generosity can invigorate congregations

Say “thank you” early and often, and not just once a year. Talk about faith and generosity in worship. Make it “as central as the spiritual practices of prayer and scripture and working for justice.” Make sure your pastor knows, confidentially, what people give. Organize your stewardship campaign calendar over a full year, not just a few intensive weeks. Plan testimonials about giving and make a “message map” for them.

19
Dec

Youth, young adults who register for Synod can expect daily theme-based activities July 10-17

Daily conversations about life and faith. Theme-based workshops. Creative, arts-based projects. Time to process what’s going on in the main sessions of General Synod. Those opportunities and more await youth and young adults who register for the United Church of Christ’s 33rd biennial General Synod, to be held online July 11-18, 2021. Registration opens after