Author: Elaine Ball

Buddhist Retreat for Compassion and Lovingkindness

Elaine’s Buddhist Retreat for Compassion and Lovingkindness


Having recently taken a week away from every-day life and work, to retreat into Buddhist teachings and practices of compassion and lovingkindness, I thought I might share a few insights and ways that these teachings have changed some of … read more.

Mental Health Resources

Mental Health Resources

Many Vermonters are currently under acute stress due to recent flooding across the state. Particularly for those already experiencing mental health concerns, including PTSD, it is vitally important during this time to reach out to offer support to our neighbors, friends, and family.

To … read more.

UCM Flood Recovery Fund

We have established a UCM Flood Recovery Fund. If it is within your means, please consider making a donation and inviting friends and family to donate as well. While we are still estimating the total costs to repair and restore the building for normal operations, we … read more.

Summer Calendar of Events, July 15 – September 10

Saturday, July 15 — Norma Raymond’s 100th Birthday!

Sunday, July 23, 10:00 AM — Outdoor Worship Service for All Ages at Boulder Beach

Sunday, August 13, 2:00 – 4:00 PM — Beach Party at Boulder Beach

Sunday, September 10, 10:00 AM — Ingathering Water Ceremony

Friday, September 15 — … read more.

UUA GA Delegate Report by Stephen Finner

The following is my report as your Delegate to the UUA (Unitarian Universalist Association) General Assembly (GA), held both virtually and face to face in Portland, Oregon the last weekend of June. Although I was a Delegate from UCM, there were no costs, as my … read more.

Fall 2022 Letter from the Board

The UCM Governing Board is so thrilled to be back at church with each of you this year. We are especially looking forward to coming together, in-person, in our newly ventilated building — to sing, listen, chat, learn, organize, share meals, and most of all, to re-connect.

It is the role … read more.

2022-23 Church Year Volunteer Needs

Volunteers are Needed at UCM!

Are you interested in volunteering this Church Year? We need you!

Benefits include: broader and deeper spiritual & social connections within our UCM community; Learning, stretching, and growing in your personal spiritual journey; Joys of serving and … read more.