Beliefs Of The UCC

UNDERSTANDING THE POLITY OF THE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (PART TWO)

How do we make decisions in our church? Within our covenanted relationship, “decisions are made in consultation and collaboration among the various parts of the structure.” (Constitution, Paragraph 6) The character of this decision making process is one of respect for the other with a critical focus on listening and hearing the other in the…

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UNDERSTANDING THE POLITY OF THE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (PART ONE)

How is our church organized? How are we structured? What are the core principles that hold us together as a church? These are questions you might have asked about the United Church of Christ. Growing up in the Catholic tradition I knew that the church was backed up by Canon Law which clearly outlined the…

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