We believe in extravagant welcome as a sign of God’s love for all people. We are called to work toward God’s mission here on earth. Our faith calls us to work with— not against — people of other faiths and people of no faith.
Pedro de Velasco, director of education and advocacy at the Kino Border Initiative / Iniciativa Kino para la Frontera, asked the 50 people gathered at First Church UCC Phoenix to imagine what they would pack into a backpack if they were crossing the southern border. "What important items would you carry with yourself to this journey to an unknown country, probably never to return?"Advocacy groups say Border Patrol agents in Yuma are forcing migrants to abandon items, such as medication, mobility aids, religious items, and personal items. “All of these combined are actions that violate the rights and freedoms of asylum seekers,” said Chelsea Sachau, an attorney with the The Florence Immigrant & Refugee Rights Project. Article Via azcentral... See MoreSee Less
Zion Reformed United Church of Christ and Connections 6:8 United Church of Christ are proud to co-sponsor a seminar by Scrolls Revealed Ministries founder, Rev. Harry Stock, that is an in-depth study on how the Bible does not condemn homosexuality on Saturday September 24, 2022. The Seminar will take place at Zion Reformed UCC at 201 North Potomac Street in Hagerstown, MD. Registration and refreshments will be at 9:30am with the Seminar beginning at 10:00am. Lunch will be served during the seminar.Registration has been extended through tonight, and walk-ups will be accepted. ... See MoreSee Less
Scrolls Revealed Scrolls Revealed Ministries Seminar: How the Bible Does Not Condemn Homosexuality: An In-Depth StudySeptember 24, 9:30am-4pmRegistration Form (Mail-In)Registration Form (Online)Zion R...