Our Missions
Our Church's Wider Mission (OCWM)
Description: "Changing Lives, That's Our Church's Wider Mission" is more than a slogan or phrase; it is the lifeblood of ministry and mission in the United Church of Christ. Thank you for your support of the many local and global ministries provided through your contributions to this offering of our covenant together.
For more information: Visit http://www.ucc.org/ocwm/

One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS)
Description: Giving Help, Hope and Life. Supports partners in more than 70 countries with ministries that fund development projects, feed victims of famine, provide services for displaced people and respond to natural disasters.

Strengthen the Church supports church growth and leadership development in the conferences and through the national offices of Local Church Ministries.

Neighbors In Need (NIN)
Description: NIN is a special mission offering of the UCC that supports ministries of justice and compassion throughout the United States.  One-third of NIN funds support the Council for American Indian Ministry(CAIM). Two-thirds of the offering is used by the UCC's Justice and Witness Ministries(JWM) to support a variety of justice initiatives, advocacy efforts, and direct service projects.

Christmas Fund (formerly known as "Veterans of the Cross")
Dedication Day: Sunday before Christmas
Description: The Christmas Fund provides financial aid to retired and active ministers and their surviving spouses and children who face overwhelming financial demands, a ministry carried out by the Pension Boards. For more information: Visit http://www.pbucc.org/interior_default.asp

South Side Community Ministries Food Pantry (SSCM)
SSCM Food Pantry Website: