Category: The Scoop

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.

Uprooting Racism — Resignation of UUA President

Dear UCM members and friends,

Over the last few weeks, Unitarian Universalists across the country have turned their attention to the ways the culture and practices of our denominational institutions still fall short of the multicultural, multiracial, and anti-racist ideals we espouse. In particular, … read more.

2017 Clarke Lectures and Dinners

Reserve Now: Clarke Lecture Dinner Tickets Are a Bargain!

Enjoy three delicious vegetarian dinners for just $40! All dinners
will be followed by an engaging speaker and slide presentation. The
evenings (third Saturday in January, February, and March) begin with
hot cider … read more.

No-Rehearsal Christmas Pageant 101

A Christmas Pageant is usually the retelling of the biblical nativity story. It differs from a play in that it is generally a procession with limited, if any, dialog. The story is usually told by a narrator, with actors portraying the various parts. I will … read more.

December Letter from the Board

Dear UCM members and friends,

We hope you continue to enjoy a season full of thanksgiving and receiving!

The board has been learning about its roles and responsibilities working closely with the ET, Stewardship, and Finance Committees.  

We are also reading and discussing the Dan Hotchkiss book, … read more.

Letter from Rev. Joan after the Election

Dear beloveds,

I know that many of your hearts are bruised and broken this week. Though we cannot assume that we all voted the same way or see through the same political lens, we have all been through a contentious election season and have … read more.

Executive Team Activities August – November 2016

The ET met twice a month with the church professional staff as a full Management Team (MT). Focusing on the UCM Strategic Plan, we established our priorities for the year, which include providing support and guidance for church committees in their efforts to advance Strategic … read more.