The Urgent Work of Racial Justice and Equity

Conference Minister Shari Prestemon joins her Conference Minister colleagues from across the UCC in calling the whole church to a time of prayerful self-reflection, brave conversation, and the urgent work of racial justice and equity in each of our congregations and communities

Justice Talk to Justice Walk: Building Awareness, Strengthening Our Resolve

Check out the videos from the first five webinars in our series, including the latest one with Jim Bear Jacobs.

“Respect, Compassion, Atonement”

Henry Banks, the Conference’s guest speaker for the September 15 "Justice Talk to Justice Walk” discussion, shared his story of creating a memorial to address the lynching of three innocent black men in Duluth in 1920.

Answering the Call for Reparations

At its 2019 Annual Meeting, the Minnesota Conference voted to begin a process of reparations with approval of a resolution. The newly formed Amos Task Force has stepped into this work, choosing two Indigenous organizations for reparations funding.

Young Adults Work for Justice

On June 20, the Minnesota Conference's interns and two other young adults met at Peace United Church of Christ in St. Cloud to participate in a Black Lives Matter Sidewalk Chalk event.

Board of Directors Appoints Amos Task Force to Address Racial Injustice

Twelve diverse clergy from across the Conference have been recruited to serve on the Amos Task Force to shape both short- and longer-term responses to racial injustice in Minnesota and in our Conference.

UCC Youth Speak Up & Out

This summer, three young adults are interning with the Conference to engage other youth in important work and activities. Here's a look at the amazing work they've been doing.

Reflections on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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History's Legacies & Our Unfinished Work By Reverend Shari…

Pastoral Letter from the Conference Minister: The Work We’re Called To

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My partners in faith, In the wake of events in Bloomington,…