By Conrado Marion-Landais, UUCA Board Member One key function of the Board of Trustees is to listen to the congregation. To this end, the Board’s Congregational Life Committee has been holding “listening events” with invited congregants. One of the interesting discussion points that emerged during the two recent events is the theme of membership, belonging, […]

What are ten things that all Unitarian Universalists need to know about their faith community? Ten things that are distinctive and unique? Each month, we’re counting down, from Number 10 all the way down to Number 1, as a way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Unitarian Universalist Association in May 2011. This month, […]

Above Board: What Your Board Does

By Ellen Beattie, UUCA Board President-Elect In a congregation as large and as lively as UUCA, there is no one who knows everything there is to know about all the wonderful things that go on around here every day. As a Sunday morning greeter, I know there is nothing like a question from a visitor […]

We’ll Build a Plan!

Roughly ten years ago, this congregation undertook a Long Range Planning process. The result was a vision that unleashed wonderful energy and transformed this place for the better. Among other things, it led to the revitalization of our religious education program; it inspired the creation of our programs in Lay Ministry and Small Groups; and […]

What are ten things that all Unitarian Universalists need to know about their faith community? Ten things that are distinctive and unique? Each month, we’re counting down, from Number 10 all the way down to Number 1, as a way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Unitarian Universalist Association in May 2011. Last month, […]