KUCC is a Global Mission Church
What is a Global Mission Church?
A congregation is designated a “Global Mission Church” by the United Church of Christ/ Global Ministries if it is a church that:
- Prays regularly for partners, missionaries and the world.
- Educates its members (from preschool to adult) about global issues.
- Seeks Justice for the “least of these” in the international community.
- Receives the gifts of the global church.
- Gives to the work of global mission.
- Sends its members into the world to share the Good News of Jesus.
- Grows in sharing the story of God’s mission with others.
KUCC continues to participate in Global Mission in many ways:
- Financial Contributions (OGHS, OCWM, response to natural disasters)
- Sponsoring a child in Botswana
- Walking with other churches in the annual CROP Walk
- Sending groups to Guatemala to learn through a partnership with CEDEPCA-Guatemala (2012, 2016)
- Receiving groups from CEDEPCA-Guatemala to learn about our culture along with topics that will help with their work (2013 , 2014)