New Ministry, New Look

When the Covid-19 pandemic canceled so many activities scheduled in 2020, the Outdoor Ministry of the Minnesota Conference United Church of Christ got busy reinventing, creating, and working with ecumenical partners.

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.

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."

Join The Damascus Project Network – For Free!

In this time of continued physical distancing, it is more important than ever to find new ways to connect. That’s why we invite you to join The Damascus Project Network.

Conference Rolls Out New Family Connections Toolkit for Summer

Spice up your summer with our new Family Connections Toolkit, full of games, activities, spiritual practices, videos and more. Week one focuses on "Connecting with the Sacred in Nature."

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.

Youth and Young Adults Connecting for Racial Justice

The Minnesota Conference is partnering with staff from the national setting of the UCC to host and facilitate a series of online gatherings for youth and young adults to give voice to the unrest they are experiencing.

Conference Minister Shari Prestemon Shares State of the Conference Address

Rev. Shari Prestemon shared a powerful and inspiring State of the Conference address with us during our time together on June 13.

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.