Rooted: Spiritual Direction for the Resistance

Rooted: Spiritual Direction for the Resistance

Thursday, June 1, 6-8 pm, First Church UCC Phoenix

"Rooted: Spiritual Direction for the Resistance" is a new opportunity for political and social justice activists to explore the deep spiritual roots of their passion for change.  Led by Teresa Blythe and Nelson Mendoza and sponsored by the Phoenix Center for Spiritual Direction, this will be a form of group spiritual direction--confidential, contemplative and inclusive of persons from any faith tradition. 

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UCC Presence Felt in Welcoming Spirit of Santa Fe

UCC Presence Felt in Welcoming Spirit of Santa Fe

The United Church of Christ was present in full loving force for nearly three hours of testimony at a public hearing Wednesday night, as the Santa Fe City Council unanimously voted to reaffirm and strengthen the city's welcoming of immigrants and refugees. More than 20 members came to the hearing, some getting into council chambers and others standing in the overflow in the hall, many wearing their green “Love God. Love Neighbor. Love Creation” T-shirts.

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Via West Congregational Church - Shrove Tuesday

Via West Congregational Church - Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday is the last day before Lent, which is a time when people traditionally fasted and avoided food containing eggs and dairy products. Families would have a feast on Shrove Tuesday. It was a time for them to eat food that contained these ingredients so that meals would not be wasted.

Please join us as we continue this tradition.

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