Our Calendar

Welcome to the Conference calendar! On this page you’ll find events hosted by the Conferences, Associations, local churches, and our partner organizations. You can filter the events by clicking on the “Categories” button in corner of the calendar. Click on each category again to remove it and return to the main calendar.

Have an event to share? Fill out the “Submit an Event” form. When planning your event, please pay close attention to the recommendations from the CDC, the Conference, and your local health officials regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. Until further notice, your Conference staff will not be attending in-person events, but welcome the invitation to join you virtually – attending if it’s hosted online, sending in a video to be included, sending a written message, etc.

Brave Space Open Conversations. Anti-Racist: 1st Mondays. LGBTQ+ Inclusive/ONA: 2nd Mondays

Monthly Brave Space Open Conversations

Join Open Conversations (OC) for Anti-Racist Congregations in the Making (1st Monday of the month) and OC for LGBTQ+ Inclusive and ONA Congregations in the Making (2nd Monday of the month). More info in the calendar!

Clergy leaders in our Conferences can meet for online discussion with our ministerial staff at 12:00pm CT on Tuesdays and for fellowship/coffee hour on Thursdays/ Visit www.ucctcm.org/calendar for the Zoom link.

Ministers’ Moments and Clergy Coffee Hour

Join Ministers’ Moments on Tuesdays at 12:00pm CT and Clergy Coffee Hour on Thursdays at 12:00m CT to connect with your colleagues and Conference staff! More Zoom and event info in the calendar events below.

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BRAVE SPACE: Open Conversations for Anti-Racist Congregations in the Making 7:00 pm
BRAVE SPACE: Open Conversations for Anti-Racist Congregations in the Making @ Zoom
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Clergy and congregation members in the Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Conferences are invited to join the Conference Ministerial staff and Conference Collaborating Partners for conversation centered on building an Anti-Racist Church. Join in to[...]
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Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Clergy Coffee Hour 12:00 pm
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Aug 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A program partnered with Ministers’ Moments (Tuesdays at 12:00pm CDT), Clergy Coffee Hour is a time for clergy in our Conferences to connect and visit via Zoom. Sessions will be hosted by Rev. Kate West,[...]
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BRAVE SPACE: Open Conversations for LGBTQ+ Inclusive and ONA Congregations in the Making 7:00 pm
BRAVE SPACE: Open Conversations for LGBTQ+ Inclusive and ONA Congregations in the Making @ Zoom
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Clergy and congregation members in the Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Conferences are invited to join the Conference Ministerial staff and Conference Collaborating Partners for conversation centered on fostering LGBTQ+ inclusive and Open and Affirming[...]
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Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Big Kamp Kaleo Rummage Sale 5:00 pm
Big Kamp Kaleo Rummage Sale @ First Christian Church
Aug 12 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 15 @ 3:00 pm
Big Kamp Kaleo Rummage Sale @ First Christian Church
FCC-Lincoln and Kamp Kaleo friends are holding a big rummage sale to benefit Kamp Kaleo. The rummage sale will happen at the following times each day (all times given in Central Time): Thursday, August 12th:[...]
Clergy Coffee Hour 12:00 pm
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A program partnered with Ministers’ Moments (Tuesdays at 12:00pm CDT), Clergy Coffee Hour is a time for clergy in our Conferences to connect and visit via Zoom. Sessions will be hosted by Rev. Kate West,[...]
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CCAM Meeting 9:00 am
CCAM Meeting @ Iowa Conference UCC
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
2nd Saturday (every month) at Iowa Conference Office; 9:00am-2:00pm; Contact is Ellis Arnold at ellis@ucctcm.org.
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Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Clergy Coffee Hour 12:00 pm
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A program partnered with Ministers’ Moments (Tuesdays at 12:00pm CDT), Clergy Coffee Hour is a time for clergy in our Conferences to connect and visit via Zoom. Sessions will be hosted by Rev. Kate West,[...]
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Ordination of Linda Mohr 3:00 pm
Ordination of Linda Mohr @ New England Congregational UCC
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A celebration of ordination for Linda Mohr will be held for Linda Mohr who was approved by an Ecclesiastical Council for ordination via the alternate path. Pastor Linda Mohr is a graduate of Education for[...]
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Registration Deadline for “On the Brink: A Group for Religious Professionals Transitioning into Retirement” 1:21 pm
Registration Deadline for “On the Brink: A Group for Religious Professionals Transitioning into Retirement” @ Zoom - Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center
Aug 24 @ 1:21 pm – 2:21 pm
Retiring from active religious and spiritual leadership evokes many emotions–dread, joy, fear, anxiety, excitement…Questions arise: “How will I find meaning and purpose?” “What is my call now?” “How do I adapt to all of the[...]
Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Monthly Worship Planning Retreat 9:00 am
Monthly Worship Planning Retreat @ Zoom
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Join pastors from around the Tri-Conference for collaborative worship planning days. Each retreat day will offer time for reading the texts aloud, silent reflection, group sharing of insights and Holy Spirit guidance followed by time[...]
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Clergy Coffee Hour 12:00 pm
Clergy Coffee Hour @ Zoom
Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A program partnered with Ministers’ Moments (Tuesdays at 12:00pm CDT), Clergy Coffee Hour is a time for clergy in our Conferences to connect and visit via Zoom. Sessions will be hosted by Rev. Kate West,[...]
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Ministers’ Moments 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments @ Zoom
Aug 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]