For the first time ever, the United Church of Christ General Synod will gather virtually in 2021. The biennial gathering is moving entirely online next year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The United Church of Christ Board made this historic decision this week after considering a number of factors.
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Every two years, General Synod brings together thousands of faithful members of the United Church of Christ for formal church witness, inspirational worship, and fellowship with friends (new and old).
Learn more about what happened at General Synod 32 in a Webinar created by the NH Delegation.
It can be viewed on the New Hampshire Conference YouTube Channel at: https://youtu.be/X7rMgeytqGM.
One of the Resolutions we have been following closely, here in New Hampshire, is a Resolution of Witness calling On The United States to “pull Back From The Brink” and prevent nuclear war. The complete resolution brought to General Synod 32 can be viewed at: http://ucceverywhere.org/synod/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/10-Prevent-Nuclear-War.pdf. The New Hampshire Conference will also be considering a resolution on this topic at Annual Meeting 2019. To learn more, watch this video/webinar on the topic, created by the Peace with Justice Advocates Mission Group.
Review all the Resolutions under consideration at: https://www.synod2019.org/en/uccsynod2019/Resolutions.
Resources for New Hampshire Delegates:
Read the Official Call to Synod from John C. Dorhauer, General Minister and President, United Church of Christ.
(Posted December 20, 2018)
The Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the United Church of Christ, on Monday, November 20, 2017, approved the Distribution of Delegates to the Thirty-second General Synod. Click here to see the appropriate document.