We are committed to:
Rev. T. Michael Rock
"My approach to ministry is to provide a place where everyone
has the resources, inspiration and courage to do their own
"This church [...] declares itself open to all persons,
and affirming of each person without regard to race, sex, color, physical
or mental abilities, sexual orientation or gender identity."
-RUCC O&A Statement
The United Church of Christ is a denomination of over 5000
congregations. The UCC has many firsts, including
It was June 14th, 1889. Here in a little village forming
around a railroad stop outside of Minneapolis, Minnesota, a group
of settlers chartered a church.
It was based on the Congregational principals brought over by
the Pilgrims. We were the first church in what was then
called Parker's Station--today we know that sleepy village as
First Congregational Church of Robbinsdale is now
Robbinsdaledale United Church of Christ.
We were then, and continue to be a dynamic congregation that
As John Robinson said to the pilgrims in 1620, "I am very
confident the Lord hath more truth and light yet to break forth
from [the] Holy Word."