The UCC Health Insurance Dilemma

If you want to start a lively discussion in person or on-line, I’ve learned that all you have to do is bring up the UCC Medical Benefits program. The conversation usually revolves around two points. One, the plans cost a lot. Two, you must enroll within the first 90 days you take a job in…

Taking Time

Today’s blog is written by the Rev. Elizabeth Dilley, Minister for Ministerial Support and Accountability on the national staff’s Ministerial Excellence, Support and Authorization (MESA) ministry team. Nine hundred and fifty-seven. That’s the number of emails that greeted me in my inbox on August 7 when I returned from a two-month sabbatical in the national…

U-N-I-T-Y: Si Se Puede!

This week’s post is from Rev. Elivette “Elly” Mendez Angulo (whose pronouns are she, her, hers, ella) serves as Project Coordinator of Encuentros de Gracia y Bienvenida, an initiative of the United Church of Christ that seeks to engage the faithful in prayerful dialogue regarding the intersection of sexual orientation and Latinx identity. Rev. Elly…