Southwest Association

 2020 SWA Spring Meeting
(More info to come!)

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SWA Snapshot 
Capture the highlights of happenings in the Southwest Association
AUGUST 2019 


Moderator:           VACANT
Vice Moderator:   Rev. Mary Beth Moran-Cross
Treasurer:            Howard Tejchma
Secretary:            Rev. Adam Bohland
Registrar:            Rev. Ken Arthur

Church & Ministry Chair:  Rev. Deborah Kohler

Board of Directors Liaison:  Rev. Ruth Moerdyk

UCC Congregations:

Athens, First Congregational
Baroda, Zion UCC
Battle Creek, First Congregational (ONA)
Coloma, First Congregational UCC
Constantine, First Congregational
Galesburg, Congregational
Kalamazoo, First Congregational (ONA)
Kalamazoo, Phoenix Community
New Buffalo, St. John UCC
Niles, St. John's UCC 
Pipestone, Zion
Portage, Portage UCC (ONA)
St. Joseph, First Congregational
St. Joseph, Pilgrim Congregational Church
St. Joseph, Zion Evangelical
South Haven, First Congregational UCC
Tekonsha, Union UCC
Union City, First Congregational
Watervliet, St. Paul's UCC


 Schedule I Churches:
East Leroy, Congregational Church

 New Church Starts:
Battle Creek, Koinonia UCC
Benton Harbor, Wide Awake 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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