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Member Church News: Racial and Indigenous Justice, History and Mission
The United Church of Christ and the United Church of Canada launch a joint commitment to celebrate the contributions of people of African descent worldwide, with an introductory video released during Black History Month First and Second Peoples... Read More

WCRC calls for renewed peace efforts in Colombia
The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) joins with our sisters and brothers in DiPaz Colombia (Diálogo Intereclesial por la Paz (Ecumenical Dialogue for Peace)) in calling for a renewed commitment to the peace process in Colombia, along... Read More

Member Church News: Rethinking, Gathering, Listening
As the Church of South India’s commemoration of Reformation 500, and CSI 70, the CSI is organizing seven consultations on Rethinking Ecclesia under the theme ?Being and becoming Christ communities ? towards a borderless Church.? In Italy, the... Read More

A Call to Prayer and Support for Taiwan
The heavens are yours [O Lord], the earth also is yours; the world and all that is in it?you have founded them. ?Psalm 89:11 A 6.4-magnitude earthquake, one of the strongest in recent years, struck off the coast... Read More

Member Church News: Youth Leaders, Indigenous Initiatives, Women?s Advocacy
For the first time in its history, the United Reformed Church Youth Assembly has an all-female leadership team. Santa Fe church confirmation class says, “Protect the Dreamers:” A group of young teens from the United Church of Santa... Read More

?God has a plan,? say interns
Coming from two diverse cultural backgrounds the new interns for the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) began their journey in Hannover, Germany, earlier this month. Eri Yoon and Anam Gill, coming from South Korea and Pakistan respectively,... Read More

Member Church News: Tributes, Thoughts, Advocates
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has paid tribute to a missionary who gave her life to help protect Jewish schoolgirls during the Second World War. Australia Day, Invasion Day, Survival Day: a... Read More

Member church news: Prayers, Advocacy, Sharing
More and more members (including the Presbyterian Church in Taiwan, pictured above) are joining the Thursdays in Black campaign to achieve a world without rape or violence. Round the Table, is an online space for United Church of... Read More

Applications invited for 2018 GEM School
In order to strengthen the voice of the churches with regards to global economics, a group of 18 current and future leaders representing the churches will have the opportunity to attend the Ecumenical School on Governance, Economics and... Read More

Member Church News: Solidarity, Welcome, Awards, Advocacy
Stuart McMillan, president of the Uniting Church in Australia, has expressed solidarity with Australia?s African community in the wake of recent negative political and media commentary. Fleur Houston, author of You Shall Love the Stranger as Yourself: The... Read More

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