Born out of a desire to unify the country during the Civil War, the Day of Thanksgiving is surrounded by a tangled web of stories about race, spirituality, and revisionist nationalistic history. With all of its complicated layers and history, the Thanksgiving holiday still endures … read more.
Author: Elaine Ball
As people, we naturally gravitate toward those similar to ourselves. It is simple, easier, and it is comfortable. As we celebrate “National Coming Out Day,” and “Indigenous Peoples’ Day,” what inspirations and awakenings can we glean from deeply listening to voices of the marginalized.
Dear UCM members and friends,
We are eager to start our 2020-2021 church year with all of you and hope that you had a chance for some relaxation and fun over the summer months.
Your Executive Team (ET) manages the day-to-day operations of the church. We took … read more.
Dear UCM Members and Friends,
We, the UCM Governing Board, hope you all had as good a summer as could be expected in these difficult and tumultuous times. We are very excited to start the new church year and get back to connecting through our online … read more.
Five Pathways to Membership
Unitarian Church of Montpelier — 2020 – 2021
The Membership & Hospitality Committee, Board, and Staff of the Unitarian Church of Montpelier invite all new and long-time Friends of our congregation to learn more about Unitarian Universalism (UU) and our Unitarian Church of … read more.
Were you unable to join us for our Congregational Forum on the 2020-21 Annual Budget, held on Sunday, May 17? Listen to the audio from the meeting here, so you’ll be informed and ready for our Annual Meeting on Sunday, May 24!
You may also … read more.
The Executive Team is pleased to announce the Unitarian Church of Montpelier will resume payment of funds to this year’s Community Pouch recipients.
UCM had suspended Community Pouch activity in late March, pending a review of church finances. We will now continue to accept “CP” … read more.
Dear UCM Members & Friends,
Thank you for all of your incredibly heart-warming support, care, and compassion during this time of uncertainty and change. This past month has been filled with despair and concern for many in our congregation, and certainly in our broader community and … read more.
Transforming Our Love
Annual Budget Drive 2020-21
Stewardship: (noun) An ethic that embodies the careful planning and management of resources considered worth caring for and preserving.
What would you do if our beloved Church did not exist? Where would you find folks who cared about the … read more.