Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) is uniquely equipped to live up to its identity that it is a “movement for wholeness in a fragmented world.”
Pacific Southwest Region of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ): PSWR
We believe God calls the Pacific Southwest Region to be a movement for wholeness in a fragmented world.
From the mountains to the coastlines, from the deserts to the cities, we are Disciples serving Southern California, Southern Nevada and Hawaii.
Week of Compassion
Week of Compassion is the relief, refugee and development mission fund of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada. We seek to equip and empower disciples to alleviate the suffering of others through disaster response, humanitarian aid, sustainable development and the promotion of mission opportunities.
Progressive Christians Uniting
Progressive Christians Uniting (PCU) engages people and communities to embody Jesus’ way of compassion and justice for our world. PCU works with congregations to develop the capacity to respond to public justice issues on a solid faith-rooted foundation. The resources it makes available range from issue-focused study guides, trainings, workshops, and presentations on how progressive Christians can take action to support communities on the frontlines of oppression.
Gay, Lesbian and Affirming Disciples in the Pacific Southwest Region: GLAD
GLAD-PSWR is an official Chapter of the Gay, Lesbian and Affirming Disciples Alliance, Inc. (GLAD), and as such seeks to support and carry out the purposes of that organization within the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Pacific Southwest Region.
Within the Pacific Southwest Region we are organized and supported by the Church in Society Committee of the Region and have no other official ties to the Region or the Regional Board.
The vision of GLAD-PSWR is that we are called by God to be a sacred community, led by the Spirit. We are a prophetic voice and a living resource, present with our gifts to the Church and the world.
Our mission as GLAD-PSWR is to be a safe, accepting and faithful place for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Affirming Community. Relying upon the Holy Spirit, we speak truth to power, advocating for inclusivity, diversity, and justice in all manifestations of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Committed to transformation through education, support and advocacy, and prophetic ministry we offer ourselves as a visible presence in solidarity with those marginalized within the Church. We stand boldly within the Church to proclaim and embody the gracious call to ministry for the whole people of God, and in support of the national GLAD Alliance, Inc.
Loch Leven Camp and Conference Center
Loch Leven is a camp and conference facility in the foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains. Built sometime around 1900, Loch Leven has been owned and operated by the Disciples of Christ Church since 1957.
Chapman University – Disciples on Campus
Disciples on Campus has been the Christian Church and United Church of Christ student ministry at Chapman University since 1987. This group is nurtured by the staff of Church Relations and has student leadership that plans its activities, worship, and trips.
Providing spiritual support, leadership development and community for Disciples and UCC students on campus through Disciples on Campus, as well as students from other more progressive Christian traditions.