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Analysis and Response to the Crisis of the UCCP

UCCP is in a virtual state of siege.  A silent creeping “palace coup” has installed an administration that combines a corporatist system of management and a militarist command structure.  NEC officials, past and present, are complicit to it. The traditional church government prescribed in the UCCP Constitution & By-Laws has been effectively sidelined.  Formal constitutional … Read moreAnalysis and Response to the Crisis of the UCCP

Concerns Over the UCCP Articles of Incorporation, Constitution and By-Laws

The Congregational Perspective for Church Governance Matthew 18: 18-20 God is Sovereign; Christ is Head of the Church Direct Relationship with God and with one another; flat organization; Authority of leadership by consent of the Congregation; Free, independent and self-sufficient Church; Diversity in unity; fellowship Authority is given to Christ’s gathered people; Agreement of the Gathered … Read moreConcerns Over the UCCP Articles of Incorporation, Constitution and By-Laws

Magna Carta for Church Workers

What is the Magna Carta All About? In a Nutshell: A codification of policies and guidelines elaborating and/or strengthening standing provisions of the UCCP Constitution and By-laws pertinent to the ministry of churchworkers The Term Explained, Its Usage, and Relevance: The term Magna Carta (Great Charter) after its confrontational beginnings at Runnymede, England between a tyrannical … Read moreMagna Carta for Church Workers