Detroit Metropolitan Association Mission Area Teams


The Mission of the Detroit Metropolitan Association is to empower and equip local churches to become extravagantly welcoming United Church of Christ faith communities, reaching out and accepting all people wherever they are on their life's journey, with the goal of becoming a multi-cultural/multi-racial, radically inclusive church.

CHURCH AND MINISTRY

Acts on behalf of the Association on matters of ministerial authorization, nurture, and accountability in addition to the standing and nature of churches in the Association.

COVENANT

Encourages congregations, their members, and clergy to experience strength and live into covenental relationships with the United Church of Christ in all its settings and ecumenical relationships.

INCLUSIVENESS

Offers support, educational opportunities, and resources to serve and encourage churches to become extravagently welcoming, multi-cultural, multi-racial, and radically inclusive.  

LED BY THE SPIRIT

Prays for all our churches, maintains the prayer blog of the Association, and coordinates and hosts events that offer opportunities for us to learn more about each other and God.

RESOURCES

Maximizing Resources is the primary focus of the team. We look for resources for members in the network.  The website is the core tool by which we link together to fulfill our mission.

SOCIAL JUSTICE

Informs members on social issues globally, nationally, and locally.  We strive to provide educational and social relevant activities to encourage members to speak out against injustice.