Project Phoenix Update 01/14

  Purchase and Sale Agreement The Purchase and Sale Agreement (PSA) for the Still Waters property was sent to the United Methodist Church this week.   If the contract has mutual agreement, the UUCA Board of Trustees will discuss and vote on proceeding at their regular meeting on January 23rd.    Special Land Use Permit The […]

Light the Way Home This is the season when we are asked to light one another’s way because the sun surely isn’t going to do it for us. The sun goes down a full hour later in Atlanta as I write than it does in Portland, OR, where I sit. Still, I imagine it’s dark […]

In Community: Hope

In this advent season of anticipation, I ask, if you practice hope, do you not also pray? To practice a theological virtue of hope in the Catholic sense, is to anticipate a Holy reunion with the God, in an eschatological reckoning; ie. an afterlife. If your theology does not include an afterlife, then how might we UUs […]

The Project Phoenix negotiating team has retained commercial real estate attorney Michele Battle ( We have continued to prepare for the upcoming Congregational Meeting and Project Phoenix Town Hall. At the meeting there will be a status report from Project Phoenix. More in depth information about our options going forward will be presented at the […]

Recruiting Lay Ministers

Do you yearn for service rooted in spiritual depth? Is being there for others in their time of need something that stirs you? Lay ministry may be calling to you as a way to serve your UUCA community. Lay ministry is a way to provide pastoral care for others, to go deeper into UU spiritual leadership, and to give back to the […]