"And all of us can pray."— Karen Methot
"If that’s not God showing up, I’m not sure what is!" — Emily McKenna
"We need to stop believing that teaching the Bible in an educational setting will bring today’s children and youth to a life of faith." —Debbie Gline Allen
"This community-building thing we do works for grown-ups, too!" — Rev. Mary Nelson
"Now is the time to get at it." — Rev. Kelly Gallagher
"Memory has an influence on what we see and do." — Rev. Wendy Vander Hart
"I... have a responsibility to mark history proclaiming that transformation is often achieved by small acts of courage." —Rev. Damaris Whittaker
Stephen Finlan's book Bullying in the Churches address some hard issues about the dynamics of power in Protestant churches.
When I’m asked, “What is the greatest challenge facing the United Church of Christ?” I always reply, “the greatest challenge facing the United Church of Christ is how do we live Gospel of Jesus Christ.” This has been a springboard for many interesting conversations over the years. It is the issue that the church faces in every generation and that we face today.