The 2021 CCCU Ministerial Conference will be held on Tuesday, April 27th. The theme of the conference is “THE CHURCH TRIUMPHANT” and will be held on the campus of our Brookside Church, 2215 Egypt Pike, Chillicothe, Ohio. Speakers include General Superintendent Dr. Mike Holbrook, former Wesleyan General Superintendent Dr. David Holdren, OCU President Dr. Jon Kulaga, and CCCU Director of Evangelism Rev. David Dean. The day will be filled with dynamic speakers who will encourage and equip you for ministry.
The General Church Extension Department is excited to announce the 2021 Church Extension Offering. Churches across the denomination will begin receiving this offering to launch new churches, support the training of church planters, assist church plants with start up costs, and enable new churches to launch effectively.
CCCU has a rich history of national and international mission outreach! CCCU has sent hundreds of people around the world since CCCU’s first international missionary, Mary Johnson, boarded a ship bound for India in 1929.
The General Missionary Department recently began a project to track down our former CCCU career and volunteer missionaries. Through many personal conversations, countless follow-up phone calls, e-mail after e-mail, online research, and even checking white pages, we connected with many wonderful people who have contributed deeply to our Great Commission Movement! We enjoyed hearing the stories of a couple of our oldest alumni and thought you might also.
Gabriel and Gloria Martinez made their way to a vacant piece of property near Santa Rosa, Bolivia. While it may have appeared as empty real estate to you and me, Gabriel and Gloria saw it as the key to building strong Godly marriages and strong Godly families in every city, town, and village in their region of Bolivia.
Ohio Christian University invites you and your church to join us on September 13th for the 2020 OCU Offering. The offering theme is WE ARE ONE! OCU and CCCU are one! OCU is proud of our heritage as a ministry of The Churches of Christ in Christian Union.
Jim and Becka Johnson have announced their resignation as missionaries with The Churches of Christ in Christian Union and World Gospel Mission. Jim and Becka have touched many lives throughout their ministry, and we thank God for their work.
Greetings to All,
I know I don’t need to remind you that God Is Good, but He is Good! The little chorus we used to sing a lot proclaimed that God is good. Velna Ledin wrote this chorus in 1933 while on a road trip with several companions just to pass the time while they were traveling. The verses of that chorus still encourage me today.
The CCCU leadership team continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and the latest guideance from local, state, and national health and government leaders. After prayerful consideration and consultation with the Mount of Praise Camp Committee and General Board of Trustees, it has been decided to postpone General Council and Mount of Praise Camp Meeting. The 2020 Mount of Praise Camp Meeting will now be held from August 19-23. General Council has been postponed indefinitely.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Churches of Christ in Christian Union presented an online Good Friday Service on April 10, 2020. General Superintendent Dr. Mike Holbrook and former General Superintendents Dr. Tom Hermiz and Dr. Dan Tipton spoke, with music provided by Dr. Ralph Hux and Mrs. Susan Jones. Read on to see the full service video.
General Superintendent Mike Holbrook has formed a COVID-19 Task Force to help lead and direct CCCU's response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The COVID-19 Task Force continues to analyze the latest information related to the coronavirus from government agencies and medical professionals in an effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure the safety of our members and the general public.
General Superintendent Dr. Mike Holbrook shares, "I encourage you to be the church in these days. God has not been asleep or caught off guard. He will see us through, and my prayer is that the church responds in a way to bring Glory to God." Read on for the latest updates from our General Superintendent.
Due to COVID-19, the CCCU Missions Banquet has been postponed until further notice.
The 2020 CCCU Missions Banquet, sponsored by our Mission Minded Men, was originally scheduled for Saturday, April 18, at 5:00 PM at Crossroads CCCU in Circleville, Ohio.
This event has been postponed until further notice.
The CCCU Ministerial Conference will be held on Tuesday, March 31st. The theme of the conference is “Engage: Unstuck” and will be held once again on the Ohio Christian University campus. Speakers include General Superintendent Dr. Mike Holbrook, Dr. Matt Friedeman, Promise Keepers CEO Ken Harrison, and Bishop Timothy Clarke. The day will be filled with dynamic speakers who will encourage and equip you for ministry.
The General Missionary Department is pleased to announce Dr. David Lattimer as our new Missionary Evangelist. As Missionary Evangelist, Dr. Lattimer will travel among our churches preaching, teaching, and engaging churches in the Great Commission.
The General Missionary Department is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott and Noel Hardaway to Papua New Guinea. "Scott and Noel are a tremendous addition to our team of Global Workers serving around the world. Their testimonies and calling will inspire and challenge you," said General Missionary Superintendent Rev. Michael Tipton.
The 2019 Advent Offering for Missions is underway! The theme for this year's offering is Joy to the World. The goal this year is to raise $75,000.
These funds will be used to recruit new missionaries, serve our current missionaries working around the world, equip churches for Great Commission impact, develop resources like our new Kids on Mission curriculum, and relieve the suffering of those affected by natural disasters.
The South Central District met Friday, July 19th, 2019, for its 61st annual District Council at Brookside Church in Chillicothe, Ohio. Ministers, delegates, and district officials gathered to elect officers for the coming Council terms. Many significant votes were taken. Results are listed below.
The West Central District met today, Saturday, July 13th, 2019, for its 40th annual District Council at Grace Ministries in Columbus, Ohio. Ministers, delegates, and district officials elected officers for the coming Council terms. Many significant votes were taken. Results are listed below.
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Ministerial Conference will be held on Monday, April 8th, and Tuesday, April 9th, on the campus of our Ohio Christian University. The theme of the conference is “ENGAGE: EVANGELISM AT THE INTERSECTION OF FAITH AND CULTURE.” Participants will hear from well-known ministry leaders, be encouraged, and better equipped to share the Gospel in ministry and life.
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