The United Church of Christ
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Register now for this year’s Annual Meeting! The gathering, “Looking Outward, Moving Forward: Be Bold!” will be at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Tarrytown, NY on June 7-9. Join us for important meetings, exciting worship, a Golden Jubilee banquet celebrating the 50th anniversary of the conference, and special guest Bishop Yvette Flunder. Bishop Flunder will also be leading a pre-Annual Meeting Clergy Retreat starting at 1:00 on Thursday, June 6.
Click here to register for the Annual Meeting, meals, and the clergy retreat .
Click here to make your reservation at the hotel.
For more information about Annual Meeting, including a tentative agenda, information on the children and youth programs, and reports, check back frequently.
During this year’s Annual Meeting on June 7-9 in Tarrytown, proposed Bylaw Changes will be voted on. You can read a letter from the Conference Minister address those changes by clicking here. The proposed bylaw changes, shown next to the current bylaws, can be seen here.
10 Spiritual Practices of Progressive Christianity
Don’t miss this high-energy event! Postponed due to Superstorm Sandy, there is one more “10 Spiritual Practices of Progressive Christianity” event left: The Riverside Church on March 16. This event could change the future of your church! For more information and to register, click here.
2013 NEW YORK STATE YOUTH EVENT
“Not Lucky but BLESSED”
Painted Post, NY
March 8-10, 2013
This year’s annual event will look at the many ways we truly are blessed. The keynote speaker is Rev. Lucy Brady, youth pastor and story teller from St. Paul’s UCC in Westminster, Md. To get more information or register, click here.
Eastertide. The 50 days from Easter to Pentecost. It’s a time of renewal, rebirth, resurrection. And what better time for each of us to share in a resurrection witness for Planet Earth.
The United Church of Christ introduces “Mission 4/1 Earth: 50 Great Days,” a new, all-church initiative that is about boldly living Jesus’ let-your-light-shine proclamation in the Sermon on the Mount: “That they may see your good works!” It is an opportunity to live out our faith — in unity, as one church — for the sake of our fragile planet Earth.”
For more information on this upcoming initiative in the United Church of Christ, click here.
Each week, our Conference Ministry Team lifts up in prayer one of our local communities of faith, please join us in prayer for
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