Grand West Association Fall Meeting

Theme:  Sacred Conversations about Race: From Privilege to Plurality

November 5, 2017  -  2:30 p.m.

First Congregational UCC
51 East Third Street
Shelby, MI 49455

 Ecclesiastical Council for Beth Rodenhouse will begin at the conclusion of the program.


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Moderator:           Rev. Dan Furman
Vice Moderator:    Pastor David England
Secretary:             Chellea Justema
Treasurer:             Ms. Patricia Stressman
Registrar:              Rev. Linda Looney

Chair - Church & Ministry Committee:  Rev. Forrest Hoppe
Vice Chair - Church & Ministry Committee:  Rev. Jonathan Riedel
Secretary:  Sandy Swayman

MI Conference Board Representative:  Judy Furman

UCC Congregations:

Ada Congregational Church

Belding, First Congregational 
Big Rapids, United
Comstock Park, UCC Congregational
Douglas, Congregational
Fremont, First Congregational 
Fruitport, Congregational UCC 
Grand Haven, St. Paul's 
Grand Rapids, East Congregational UCC
Grand Rapids, First (Park) Congregational UCC (ONA)
Grand Rapids, Plymouth United Church of Christ
Grand Rapids, St. John's UCC (ONA)
Grand Rapids, Second Congregational (ONA)
Hart, Congregational UCC 
Hudsonville, Congregational UCC (ONA)
Lakeview, UCC
Lowell, First Congregational UCC (ONA)
Muskegon, First Congregational UCC
Newaygo, UCC
Rockford, Bostwick Lake Congregational
Rockford, First Congregational 
Shelby, First Congregational UCC   
Sheridan, First Congregational 
Wayland, United Church (ONA)
Whitehall, White Lake Congregational UCC  

Schedule I Churches:
Ludington, Community Church

New Church Starts:
Holland, Holland UCC
Wyoming, IUC Ministerios Rios de Agua Viva (Joy Like a River UCC)

ONA = Open and Affirming, the designation for congregations, campus ministries, and other bodies in the United Church of Christ which make public statements of welcome into their full life and ministry to persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities.

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