Category: Ministerial Search

Ministerial Search Report – April 2019

By the time you read this, we will have finished our three pre-candidating weekends. On one memorable snowy Sunday, we planned to meet at 7:30 a.m. in the CVS parking lot. Charlie had borrowed a Valley Transporter van, so we knew we had a professional … read more.

Ministerial Search Committee Report – March 2019

We have started our pre-candidating weekends. We had a minister here from Friday night until Sunday afternoon in February, and we will host two more ministers in March.
As a reminder, here is a brief summary of our schedule after February:

March: Continue weekend visits with … read more.

Ministerial Search Report – February 2019

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.

Ministerial Search Committee Report – December 2018

Our Negotiating team has written up a Ministerial Agreement with help from the Personnel Committee and recommended a salary. The Board of Trustees had a special meeting to discuss the proposed budget for a new Minister and approved our recommendation. The Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), … read more.

Ministerial Search Committee Update – April 26, 2018

Dear Members and Friends,

With heavy hearts the Search Committee (SC) is writing to let you know that our search has concluded without identifying a candidate who would be a good match for our next settled minister. Wonderful pre-candidates from the first round accepted offers elsewhere. … read more.

Search Committee News – March 31, 2018

Dear Friends,

The message in this post today isn’t the one we’re sure you all want to hear, nor is it the one we want to give.

Although our search efforts did result in candidates whom we felt could serve us well, as we all know, what … read more.