Urbandale UCC Refugee Ministry

Article shared by Sandy Gahn, member of Urbandale UCC: Recently, the refugee ministry group at Urbandale United Church of Christ in Urbandale, Iowa, led our church worship service. Our refugee ministry started in the fall of 2021 when we learned that many refugees...

First Congregational UCC Joins our ONA Churches!

In May, First Congregational UCC in Hastings, NE voted to become an Open and Affirming (ONA) congregation!  First Congregational UCC shared they recognized the need to make a clear, official statement of welcome, in addition to simply “being” welcome....

A Low-Cost Loans from the Cornerstone Fund

Sometimes you need to ask the difficult question. Deep down inside, you may already know the answer. But it’s not until you actually take the time to assess and realistically address the situation that you decide to act on the solution. While this scenario applies to...