Learning

Religious Education and Small Group Ministry

March Mystery Madness…What is it?

Updated February 2018

March Mystery Madness is a playful way our congregation connects with one another toward the end of winter. 2018 will be the 7th year for this much-anticipated multi-generational game. Please join us in this guessing game. It is a fun and easy way for people … read more.

Welcoming Children in Worship

Hints for Children, Family Members and Other Congregants

People of all ages belong in our faith community. When we worship together it can be an enriching experience for all. We want every person to feel welcome, comfortable, loved, and respected within our … read more.

April 2017 Letter from the Board

Dear UCM members and friends,

We hope you enjoy the turning of seasons from winter to spring.  May we each experience the light within as well as the light each day bestows upon us.

The board is busy planning and preparing for our … read more.

Simple Rules for Volunteering

One of my least favorite things to do is to ask for volunteers, but we absolutely need volunteers to make our church function. Here are a few things I learned about volunteering from our Lay Pastoral Ministries Chairperson.

#1…Volunteering should be fun or enriching. Don’t … read more.

A Charge From the Children

During the installation of our minister Rev. Joan Javier-Duval a charge from the children was read by one of our sixth graders.  The charge was written by our Director of Religious Education with help from the children of our spiritual community.

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Play UCM Spring Break Bingo!

Here’s a game for ALL AGES to play whether you are spending Spring Break on adventure that takes you far away or enjoying a Staycation in this beautiful state that we call home.  It’s a way to stay connected to our spiritual community even … read more.

Kid’s Snack Table

Here is the job in a nut shell:

Arrive early to set up – the table is usually set up for us.

Purchase or prepare snacks – All snacks should be nut free and we need to provide some gluten-free options as … read more.

Creativity Circle…Another Option for Adults

Our vision of poetry, music, dance and art enriching our worship services begins on the individual level with creativity. The Adult Religious Education Committee along with facilitator, Margaret Blanchard will be sponsoring Creativity Circle. It will meet monthly on Mondays 7-8:45 p.m. in the … read more.