What is the United Church of Christ?

It's a commuity of CHRISTIANS UNDER CHRIST, the sole head of the church.

UNITED - The U.C.C. was once several church bodies, now joined together. Congregations support each other in the work of Christ through denominational structures.

The U.C.C. has about 1.5 million members:

  • In over 6,000 congregations throughout Amercia
  • In cities, suburbs and rural areas
  • Of many nationalities and races
UNITING - The goal of the U.C.C. is to be joined together in one church on earth with all who share allegiance to Christ
The U.C.C. takes an active role in:
  • promoting cooperation between churches and demoninations
  • bringing people everywhere together in the name of Christ
  • building sacramental and missional partnerships with other denominations and chruches

What are the beliefs of the U.C.C.?

  • Authority of the Scriptures - The Bible is the ultimate rule of faith and practice.
  • Doctrinal Freedom - Different covenants and confessions of faith are accepted in different congregations.
  • Christian Unity - All Christians are brothers and sisters in Christ and must help each other.
  • The Trinity - Creator, Christ and Holy Spirit are one God
  • God - Acting in love, God is ever active in the world.
  • Jesus Christ - In Christ, the only head of the church, God has come, conquering sin and reconciling the world to Divine Love.
  • The Holy Spirit - God sent the holy Spirit as the Eternal One's continuing presence and activity in the world.
  • The Church - The church consists of a group of people united in Christ through worship, work and witness.
  • Salvation - Forgiveness, grace and eternal life are promised to all who have faith.
  • Bearing Witness - Members must be disciples, in word and in deed - the strength of their faith.
  • Redefinning Faith - Each generation is responsible for rethinking its beliefs, as God's work unfolds and conditions change
  • Serving Others - The mission of the church is to work for justice for all and to establish God's rule in the world.
 
 
 

 

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Casas Adobes
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6801 N. Oracle Road, Tucson AZ
  

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