First Mission Rebuild Trips to Puerto Rico under way

The Pennsylvania Southeast Conference and the Penn Northeast Conference, in cooperation with the UCC Disaster Ministries, are jointly participating with the Iglesia Evangelica Unida de Puerto Rico (IEUPR) in the Puerto Rican recovery effort. The first trip is from April 28 to May 4. The second is from May 12-18. The trips are being led by Penn Northeast […]

Organist/Director of Music needed in Oley

Friedens United Church of Christ, 337 Main Street, Oley, PA, 19547, is seeking an Organist/Music Director. Responsibilities include 1 Sunday AM worship service and 1 adult choir, plus occasional special services, weddings, and funerals. The sanctuary’s primary instrument is a 1927 Moller, 2 manual, 12 rank pipe organ. Experience working with choral groups and playing […]

Free Choir Robes

St. John’s UCC in Phoenixville would like to donate unused choir robes. The following are available: Child’s Red Choir Gowns – 20 Child’s Maroon Choir Gowns – 20 Adult Black – 5 If you are interested, please contact the church at 610-933-5311 or via email at stjohnsucc.secretary@gmail.com. Office hours are Tuesday through Friday 9:00 a.m. […]

Free Resources for Children’s Ministry in Wernersville

“The Children’s Living Bible” – 20 copies “The Book for children” – 1 copy Weekend VBS kits (used): Outback Rock; Pets Unleashed; Campout; Hay Day; Rocky Point Lighthouse; Adventure Fair; Treasure Cove Contact St. John’s (Hain’s) Church in Wernersville (610-678-2133) to schedule a time to pick items up.

Organist/Accompanist Needed in Schuylkill Haven

Saint John’s UCC, Schuylkill Haven is currently seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Organist & Accompanist as well as potentially Director of Music. Responsibilities include one Sunday worship service each week as well as other seasonal services, accompanying the Chancel Choir, and assisting with the handbell choir. Salary will be based on experience […]

Lancaster Theological Seminary launches Ministerial Institute, offers new 3-year program

Lancaster Theological Seminary is launching the new Ministerial Institute of the Pennsylvania Academy of Ministry that will offer a new, non-degree program to prepare people for ministerial leadership. The Ministerial Institute’s three-year program includes online classes plus an on-campus summer session for one week each year. The Seminary is accepting applications for the first summer […]

Free VA Community Clergy Training Programs

Supported in part by a New Ministries Grant, St. Andrew’s UCC in Perkasie, has partnered with the Philadelphia Department of Veterans Affairs to set up Community Clergy Training events at sites throughout Pennsylvania Southeast Conference. The Community Clergy Training program is a program of the Veterans Administration to resource pastors. The trainer will be Rev. […]

UCC Disaster Ministries has been hard at work in 2018

UCC Disaster Ministries has been hard at work in 2018 The year 2018 has kept UCC Disaster Ministries very, very busy across our country and around the word. Here is a brief summary of this work. For details click here. Funds totaling nearly $443,000 were released in September, October and November and included: $258,000 for Hurricane Maria recovery in […]

PSEC starting Spirituality and Direction Community of Practice

A new Community of Practice, focusing on Christian spirituality and direction, begins in January! Through experiential learning, the group will reclaim a tradition of spiritual practices and disciplines, ones maintained within some Christian faith traditions, yet less so among mainline Protestants (since the Reformation, we’ve largely been stuck in our heads!). In addition, there will be […]