connection and compassion

Make soulful connection with our Lay Ministry team. A Lay Minister is a congregant leader who is trained in pastoral care. Depending on your needs, they can be a listening ear, a thought partner, a gentle advisor, and more.

Call our pastoral care line at (800) 269-6120 or email us at


Call the UUCA Pastoral Care Team when you are experiencing: 
  • Death of a family member or friend
  • A new diagnosis or challenging prognosis
  • Upcoming surgery or recovery post-procedure
  • Life Transitions (new baby, divorce, new job, moving, etc)
  • Effects of a natural disaster on your home or in your family
  • Feelings of isolation or loneliness
  • Desire to talk to someone 
  • Questions or struggles with your faith

Please Note: If you are experiencing a medical or mental health emergency or crisis, please contact your medical providers or call 911.