Resolution to Change the Name of the Ohio Conference, United Church of Christ to Heartland Conference, United Church of Christ
Rev. David Long-Higgin’s Article on Heartland Naming Rationale (click to read)
On June 27, 2019, at a duly called meeting of the Ohio Conference Board of Directors, a resolution was passed by the board to recommend a name change from Ohio Conference to Heartland Conference for a vote at the Ohio Conference Annual Gathering to be held September 27 and 28, 2019 at Westerville Community UCC, in Westerville, Ohio.
Rev. Dave Long-Higgins, Transitional Conference Minister, offers a video introduction to this resolution. Questions about this resolution may be directed to Pastor Dave by emailing him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The links to the formal resolution and a copy of the Conference Constitution with the current language and proposed new language may be found below.
Registration for the Conference Annual Gathering will be opening soon. Stayed tuned for further details. Your participation in this momentous occasion in our life is very important. Again the dates are September 27 and 28, 2019.