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Messy Church Trainings

October 23, 2021

In-person trainings at six different locations across the US: Ashburn, VA; Summerville, SC; Chicago, IL; Huntington Beach, CA; Indianapolis, IN; and Seattle, WA


New England 
AUCE 2022

May 3-5, 2022

Faith formation and youth ministry leaders from any AUCE region may attend the annual New England AUCE event at Pilgrim Pines Conference Center in Swanzey, NH​.



October 26 from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. CDT

Are you missing community? Feeling lonely? Looking for your "safe" place? Seeking happiness? Come join us as explore Hygge (Hoo-ga)!


Faith Formation Job Listings

List your position; search for an opening

Menomonie, WI; Middleton, WI; Bar Harbor, ME; Boston, MA; Dundee, IL; Webster Groves, MO; Appleton, WI; and West Gardiner, ME


Join AUCE!

Connect with faith formation colleagues

Have your church pay for your membership dues in a show of support for your ministry, and receive member benefits.

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Donate to AUCE

Support UCC faith formation

Your dollars support faith formation, youth ministries, and its leaders with a voice in the national United Church of Christ, while connecting colleagues and sharing best practices and resources.

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Read the latest AUCE e-News

August 2021

Messy Church with Ronda Bower

Nominations sought for AUCE Vice Chair

Remembering Hal Harrison

and more...

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UCC Webinars

Tuesdays - Thursdays

Tuesdays for Nurture, Wednesdays with the World, Thursdays for the Soul, OWL Taking Flight, Creation Justice, HIV & Faith

Women in Jewelry Workshop

Networking with colleagues

Connect with your AUCE Regional Representative

Locate your AUCE region and connect with colleagues in your area.

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UCC Youth
and Young Adults

Speaking out for young people

Become a UCC Youth Ambassador!

     Deadline to apply:  10/31/21

Write for UCC Advent and/or Lenten                    Devotionals!

     Deadline to express interest:  9/15/21

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Faith Formation Resources

Curated for UCC congregations

Creation Justice               Disabilities Ministries

Global Ministries              Health & Wellness

Just Peace                       Mission & Service

Open & Affirming             Racial Justice

Continuing Education      Professional Support

Curriculum Materials       Youth Ministry

                      and much more!

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Our Whole Lives (OWL)

Holistic UCC/UUA sexuality curriclum

Helps participants make informed, responsible decisions about their relationships, health, and behavior in the context of their faith with accurate, age-appropriate information.