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Safe Harbor Family Church


The United Church of Christ (UCC) is a distinct and diverse community of Christians that come together as one church to join faith and action. With over 5,000 churches and nearly one million members across the U.S., the UCC serves God in the co-creation of a just and sustainable world. The UCC is a church of firsts, a church of extravagant welcome, and a church where "…they may all be one" (John 17:21).

National Office of the United Church of Christ
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115

Southeast Conference, UCC
Rev. Char Burch, Transitional Conference Minister
105 Courtland Street, NE
Atlanta, GA 30303-2422
Phone: (404) 615-2492

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT)
Same Gender Loving (SGL) Ministries of the UCC
Michael Schuenemeyer
Executive for Health and Wholeness Advocacy
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115

Global Ministries (Our UCC Connection to Missions)
Vision and Mission: That all of God’s people and creation share in God’s abundant life. To receive and share the Good News of Jesus Christ by joining with global and local partners to work for justice, reconciliation, and peace. Contact them to volunteer, be involved and donate!

In God's Hands: The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

At the very heart of the ecumenical movement is the reality of prayer. Jesus prayed that we may all be one, united in God in the mystery of the Trinity. That is the basis and the goal of our search for unity.

The Back Bay Mission

Back Bay Mission, a community ministry of the United Church of Christ, serves the Mississippi Gulf Coast and the wider church community by faithful witness for social justice and compassionate service to the poor and marginalized. Back Bay Mission shall embody with integrity and truth the prophetic mandate of Micah: “to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God.”


Projects that SHFC members are involved with:


Grace House

Grace House is a place where people with HIV/AIDS may live with dignity, in safety, and with compassion and caring. The Community of Grace has joined together with prayer, volunteer services, donations, and dedication to meet the growing needs of people living with the HIV disease.

Cathedral of Hope

The world's largest liberal Christian church with a primary outreach to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning people.