Your Ministerial Search committee is working hard these days. We have read Ministerial Records, listened to a multitude of sermons, and done Skype interviews. We have also had many discussions about the ministers who expressed interest in our congregation, choosing the strongest applicants for our … read more.
Author: Steve Rice
We are pleased to announce a new member to the already awesome bass section of our choir. Abe Gelbein is a recent transfer Unitarian Universalist from other parts, and he is a wonderful addition. We thank him and welcome him to the choir!
I am excited to announce that we will are holding OWL programs for K-2 and 4-6th graders. OWL is a unique program that invites age-appropriate discussions of sexuality within the context of Justice and Equity, Self Worth, Sexual Health, and Responsibility. The UU … read more.
As we greet our new year the Board is occupied with our next budget and preparations for the canvass. Our treasurer, Peter Lacey, reached out to the committee chairs to find out what their budget needs might be for next year, … read more.
From time to time I have used, for closing words, the following poem by the contemporary American poet, Thomas R. Smith:
It’s like so many other things in life
to which you must say no or yes.
So you take your car to the new mechanic.
Sometimes the … read more.
Happy New Year!
We’re halfway through our UUSA service schedule, which means we’ve done a lot and we still have a lot of learning, fun and worship to do. The elementary children will continue to learn and grow together through stories, mindfulness activities, art and … read more.
Our community is so blessed with much talent and appreciation for music. For that I am certainly grateful. It makes my position as your Music Director a very joyful and fulfilling one. I want to thank everyone for your support, engagement, and encouragement. It is … read more.
The “Dismantling White Supremacy” Task Force will be hosting a workshop series at the UU meetinghouse entitled “Resisting White Supremacy.” The workshop consists of eight two-hour sessions, one night a week. The focus is on allowing white people to understand the racial component of their … read more.
By the time you read this update, your Search committee may have essentially vanished from view. We hope to be awash in ministerial applications by then. We have to observe strict confidentiality from that point on. We will not be able to tell you who … read more.
As we move through the holidays toward the new year and the light returning to our days, I wanted to share a letter included in the Congregational Record for our potential new minister. You will find it below. The Board is concentrating on … read more.