Committee News

Appropriate Use of Social Media

 by Christine Lynch, Right Relations Committee “I wish I could take that back!” Have you ever had that thought moments after you hit send on a social media site such as Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat ,etc… The fact is: once you post, you can’t take it back. Someone once shared good advice with me. She said … Continued

Update from the Racial Justice Initiative Praxis Group, February 2018

5. Theological Reflection. The congregation sees racial justice work as a natural expression their tradition’s values and beliefs, can articulate a theology of racial justice, and are able to evaluate issues and actions through the lens of their faith. The above assessment point was the focus of our December 2017 Praxis Group meeting and it … Continued

“Choirs Bring a ‘Heart Connection'” – Part One

by Caryl Tipton, Director, Music Ministry (Excerpts from Choirs Bring a ‘Heart Connection’ by Donald E. Skinner in the Fall 2010 edition of UU World. Reprinted with permission of UU World © UUA) Have you noticed a new addition to Crossings II in the Order of Service, ”Our Music Today”? Inspired by the work being … Continued

How Decisions are Made at UUCWC

by Pete Rafle, Vice President, Board of Trustees It has come to our attention that the working of the UUCWC Board of Trustees is something of a mystery to many of our members. Our community has steadily grown in the past three years so this is a good time to explain to members, both new … Continued

UU FaithAction NJ Conference – Feb. 4

From the folks at UU FaithAction (previously UULM NJ): On behalf of UU FaithAction NJ I would like to invite you to our “New Legislative Possibilities” Central NJ Conference on Sunday, February 4th at 12:15 pm – 3:15pm at the UU Congregation of Princeton. Lunch will be served. We hope you will join us as … Continued

Festival of Fine Crafts Planning Session

Thank you to everyone who helped make the craft fair a big success as a fundraiser – we raised about $3,400 this year!  If you enjoyed the event this past December and would like to participate in the planning of our 3rd annual Festival of Fine Crafts for next year, please email Laura Brandt at … Continued

Auction Planning Meeting – January 28

Will you share your energy and good ideas to help make the 2018 spring auction a success? It all begins at the potluck planning meeting on Sunday, January 28 at 6:00pm at the home of Connie and Lee Schofer. Learn about how the auction works, participate in decisions, and have fun with a great group … Continued

Mid-Year Financial Update – Dec. 2017

UUCWC continues to build its strong financial position through solid dedication, generosity and stewardship. We are tracking very similarly to last year with some expenses coming earlier in the year but still very much on budget with a modest surplus. Our reserves remain strong with approximately 4.9 months of expense on hand and we hold … Continued