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Catalyst Grant helped propel Pulitzer-winning composition

Navajo composer Raven Chacon has won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize in music for a composition made possible in part by […]

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Memorial UCC in Fitchburg Uses Diverse Activities to Care for Mother Earth

By Jill Carlson “Kairos” is a Greek word meaning “the right, critical or opportune moment.” With the climate crisis growing […]

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Sustainability Book Review: Working Harder to Reduce Waste and Plastic Use

By Kathy Bartilson Over a decade ago, I noticed a forlorn cornfield next to a big-box store. There were hundreds […]

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Celebrating the Lay Academy, Embracing the Damascus Project: A Story of Transformation

This year’s Wisconsin Conference Annual Meeting will include a celebration of the 26 years in which the Lay Academy transformed […]

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Role of Financial Secretary

By Paul Karch, Financial Secretary, First Congregational UCC, Madison  One of my primary takeaways from the Cultivating Generous Congregations course […]

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Powerful Words

By the Rev. Dr. David Cleaver Bartholomew Growing up, I remember my parents teaching us the poem, “Five Little Words.” […]

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Dinner @ Five

The St. Stephens UCC congregation in Merrill has restarted a free weekly community meal with support from a $5,000 Catalyst […]

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Emergency Appeal

The horrific attacks on Ukraine demand not only our nation’s sanctions and diplomacy, but also our advocacy for a peaceful […]

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Annual Meeting 2022: Building up the Beloved Community

A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also […]

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