Developing Leaders for Our Changing Rural Churches

God calls the Minnesota Conference UCC to equip a courageous Church alive with Christ’s transforming love. An important aspect of that call is helping churches attract and cultivate clergy with the skills to lead a changing church in a changing world. This can be an especially big challenge in rural areas.

Courage to Lead: An Online Retreat Series for Faith Leaders

The Minnesota Conference is offering a new Courage to Lead series using an extended, virtual model of gathering together. We have redesigned this experience to meet the new demands of ministry during a pandemic. 

COVID-19 Update from the Conference

In light of increasing COVID numbers in Minnesota and continued uncertainty surrounding the pandemic, the Conference staff will work remotely through at least December 31, 2020.

A Song of Faith

For several mornings in a row, I awakened with the strains of an old hymn immediately on my lips. "When peace like a river attendeth my way, When sorrows like sea billows roll, Whatever my lot, Thou hast taught me to say: It is well, it is well with my soul."

Week Five