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Contextual Learning

Jobs in Ministry
May 20, 2020

Acting Associate Pastor, First Church Berkeley UCC, Berkeley, CA

First Church Berkeley (United Church of Christ) is seeking an Acting Associate Minister. Join a dynamic, thriving, progressive Christian church focused on social justice and living out the gospel of…
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Jobs in Ministry
May 20, 2020

Director of Social Responsibility, United Church Funds

United Church Funds (UCF), a not-for-profit corporation and associated ministry of the United Church of Christ (UCC), provides socially responsible, values-aligned investment management services to churches, ministries and other faith-based…
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2019 UMC Immersion
February 27, 2019

Take a moment…

Photo by J.B. Forbes, jforbes@post-dispatch.com Alyss Swanson, a transgender United Methodist deacon from San Jose, Calif., speaks with Bishop Samuel Quire, from Liberia, during the General Conference of the United…
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2019 UMC Immersion
February 27, 2019

Journal/Blog Day 3

Today started out very difficult. I could feel the fatigue from the early morning and the late nights from the first two days of the conference. The morning meeting was…
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2019 UMC Immersion
February 27, 2019

My Heart Ache

In St. Louis, Missouri today, February 26th, 2019. Am traveling with our Immersion Class from Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, California with our Professor, Filipe Maia with group of 16…
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2019 UMC Immersion
February 27, 2019

Trembling

Today, my heart cries for my United Methodist LGTBQIA brothers and sisters. While sitting in the bleachers at the St. Louis dome, I noticed that my whole body was trembling…
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