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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.

Responding to the Murder of George Floyd

More than 20,000 people participated in and viewed the virtual vigil to grieve the murder of George Floyd and to issue a call to action, and dozens of clergy joined two silent marches organized by black clergy.

In Memory of George Floyd: What Shall We Say as Church?

“Please. Please. I can’t breathe.” That desperate plea was among the last words spoken by George Floyd, a black man who was killed on Monday night at the corner of 38th and Chicago Avenue in Minneapolis.

Broadening Engagement with Youth and Young Adults

We are delighted to welcome three young people who are serving as Youth Engagement & Social Media Interns this summer. Read more about them and their plans.

Making Worship Work for People with Dementia

Music therapist and seminary student Claire Klein brings her knowledge, skills and passion to improving worship for people with dementia.
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