(Updated) Disaster Response help needed rebuilding in Philadelphia

The Pennsylvania Southeast Conference UCC, Southeast PA Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (SEPA VOAD), Eastwick United and many other partners are looking to recruit volunteers to repair and rebuild homes in the Eastwick neighborhood of Philadelphia. On August 4, 2020, during the pandemic, TS Isaias dumped seven inches of rain on parts of eastern Pennsylvania. […]

Announcing the Candidate for ACM for Search and Call

Announcing the Candidate for Associate Conference Minister for Search and Call: The Rev. Kevin J. McLemore On Saturday, September 18, Conference Consistory received from the Associate Conference Minister Search Committee a unanimous and enthusiastic recommendation of the Rev. Kevin J. McLemore for the settled position of Associate Conference Minister for Search and Call. The Consistory […]

Brownback’s makes change in community

A few months ago, Brownback’s United Church of Christ in Spring City (Ursinus Association), started a new ministry to help the church’s children learn about generosity and supporting charities. The “Change 4 Change” initiative collected almost $300 for Good Samaritan Services. Good Samaritan Services responds to poverty-related challenges in Chester and Lancaster counties. According to […]

Part-time Organist/Choir Director sought in Jacksonwald (Reading)

Schwarzwald United Church of Christ, 75 Church Lane Road, (Jacksonwald), Reading PA  19606 is seeking a Part-Time Organist/Choir Director for Sunday Service at 10:30 a.m. plus Holidays and Special Services. Instrument is a Moller Pipe Organ.  He/she will direct children’s and adult choirs.  We have bells for a bell choir. Send your resume to the church […]

Flood recovery volunteer opportunity in Philadelphia

Here is a mission opportunity right in your own backyard! Many families in Philadelphia’s Eastwick neighborhood are still struggling to complete repairs to damage from severe flooding in last year’s Tropical Storm Isaias. The United Church of Christ is inviting mission teams to bring a helping hand and hope to 60 families like these: The […]

PSEC Minister contributes to General Synod retreat space

Attendees of previous General Synods will remember a physical space set aside for prayer, meditation, and reflection. Within 2021’s virtual format, organizers planned a similar opportunity for participants by creating an online retreat space, Sacred Time. Last spring, the Rev. Dr. Cheryl A. Lindsay of the UCC National Ministries Office put out an open call […]