Southwest Association Fall Meeting

Discussion on "Immigration Issues" with Southwest Area Minister, Rev. Justo González

November 5, 2017  -  2:30 p.m.

The First Congregational Church, Kalamazoo, Youth Group will follow the business meeting.

First Congregational Church
145 Capital Avenue, NE
Battle Creek, MI 49017

Please pre-register if at all possible by contacting

Lisa at 517-332-3511 Ext. 204 or

no later than Tuesday, October 31, 2017

For more information visit the Southwest Association website:


Moderator:           Rev. David Moffett-Moore
Vice Moderator:   Rev. Mary Beth Moran-Cross
Treasurer:            Howard Tejchma
Secretary:            Edie Trent
Registrar:             Rev. Ken Arthur

Church & Ministry Chair:  Rev. Dr. Deborah Kohler

Board of Directors:  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 
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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