Monthly Archives: October 2018

Minister’s Message November 2018

Theme – Memory As I write this, I am preparing to head out the door to join more than 10,000 persons of faith and conscience from 80 nations and more than 200 unique spiritual traditions at The Parliament of World Religions.  The Parliament only gathers every 3 – 4 years in different parts of the world … Continued

Identity Workshops and Process

Join us for our Identity Workshops and Process Save the Date!   Choose one: Saturday, November 17th from 2 – 4pm or Sunday, December 2nd from 12:30 – 2:30pm RSVP to Last month, the Share Team introduced the idea of exploring the possibility of an additional or alternate nickname for our congregation, in the spirit … Continued

Religious Education News

When ever someone mentions ‘sanctuary’, I often conjure images of the Hunchback of Notre Dame. A person who was shunned, hunted, and damned found solace in a church. This was the one place he felt safe, the one place he knew he was free from the harm inflicted by those who saw him as less … Continued

President’s Message October 2018

There are lots of things going on this October at CVUUF. Chalice Circles are back and will begin in the next couple of weeks, our new LGBTQ+ Teen Drop In had their first meeting just a few nights ago, and of course YRUU is getting their annual Haunted House ready. But I really wanted to … Continued

Minister’s Message October 2018

       Minister’s Newsletter Column – Sanctuary As we begin our month focused on the theme of Sanctuary, I am reflecting on how we repeatedly offer sanctuary to one another as friends, as family, as a community and as a spiritual home for difficult times. This month we begin our new LGBTQ youth group, offering … Continued