Recent Happenings …

Rev. Elder Darlene Garner Retires

Announcement from MCC HEADLINE NEWS – Global Edition 21 January 2018 With gratitude for her long fruitful and faithful service, Metropolitan Community Churches announces the retirement of Reverend Elder Darlene Garner from the staff of MCC, effective January 1, 2018. She also retired her active clergy credentials on the same day. At this time, all concerns regarding her role […]

Media release: Church leaders seek urgent meeting with PM on Manus

Media release: Church leaders seek urgent meeting with PM on Manus From: Reverend Emily Worman, leader of Church in Progress MCC Date: Friday, 22 December 2017   “In the spirit of Christmas, Christian leaders are today seeking an urgent meeting with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to discuss New Zealand’s response to the refugees on Manus […]

A Year of Activism, Faith and Gatherings for Global MCC, a message from Rev. Elder Rachelle Brown, Interim Moderator

A Year of Activism, Faith and Gatherings Humanly speaking, it is impossible. But not with God.  Everything is possible with God.” Mark 10:27 (New Living Translation) It is only a few days before end of 2017! I am writing to share with you a few of the wonderful ways YOU have helped to change the […]

MCC stands with transgender people

MEDIA RELEASE DATE:  21 December 2017 Contact: Linda Brenner,, +1 941-321-7886 Ann Craig,, +1 917-280-2968 Faith Leaders Must Reject ‘Trans-Denying’ Religious Coalition Letter “The statement . . . denies God’s power and authority in the creation  of a beautifully diverse humanity.”  Rev. Elder Rachelle Brown, MCC Interim Moderator Metropolitan Community Church (MCC)  leaders joined other LGBTQ faith leaders by signing […]

Rules of Church in Progress MCC Incorporated Society

TE RŌPŪ/The Society   1.0       Name 1.1       The name of the society is “Church in Progress MCC” (“the Society”). 2.0       Registered Office 2.1       The Registered Office of the Society is 18 Linnet Place, Mangere East, Auckland.   3.0       Purpose 3.1       The purposes of the Society are to: provide spaces and events for people to have […]