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Roles and Responsibilities

As members of your Board of Trustees, we again offer a warm welcome to Rev. Sue Goodwin, UUCWC’s Minister of Congregational Life!

The Minister of Congregational Life is a new position, so the Board would like to clarify Rev. Sue’s role and how it interfaces … read more.

Thank You UUCWC Leadership

On behalf of the Nominating Committee and the entire Congregation, I would like to congratulate and thank the leadership of UUCWC.
Sandy Muccioli
Nominating Committee Chair

Slate of Leadership for 2019-2020
Nominees Unanimously Elected by the Congregation

Board of Trustees (2-year term except as noted)
Board President … read more.

Kirkridge Weekend: October 18-20, 2019

 by Sarah Burke

Last month marked the fifteenth anniversary of my becoming a member of UUCWC, but it was a weekend that following October that made me feel connected to this community in a way that I didn’t expect. I read about the annual weekend get … read more.

FAM – Upcoming Events

Join UUCWC’s Faith Action Ministry (FAM) for the following events!

FAM Action Hour – Sunday, April 14, 1-3pm

Join us in room 202 after Coffee Hour to put our UU principles into action by writing postcards and letters to elected officials about timely issues and legislation.  You … read more.

Help Wanted – Nominating Committee

by Sandy Muccioli, Chair, Nominating Committee:

Serving on the Nominating Committee is rewarding because we get to work with the amazing leadership of UUCWC as well as Rev. Kim and our church community. The Nominating Committee is essentially a match-maker; matching those with a desire to … read more.

Earth Ministry Recycling Reminder

By Chris Piatek

Recycling has been part of our daily practice for many years. It’s a ubiquitous habit (we hope) but it’s good to review lists of the materials that can and cannot be recycled. It’s often hard to see the numbers on plastic containers when … read more.

Charitable Distributions from IRAs

By George Faulkner and Lori Hoppmann

For those of you fortunate enough to be over age 70 & 1/2 and have individual retirement accounts (IRAs), here’s a suggestion on how to make a capital campaign or annual operating pledge contribution that’s fully tax-deductible. With the recent … read more.

UU Faith in Action and Mindfulness

Mike Wilson, Chair, UUCWC Council for Faith in Action

Unitarian Universalism is supposed to be an active faith. Mindfulness enhances our involvement in what we are about. My thought is that the more we are mindful about how we actively involve ourselves in our faith, the … read more.

Auction Reflections

The auction is both an important fundraiser and the core of social events for the congregation.  Here is what long term member George Faulkner shares about the auction:  “As a past treasurer, I know the auction has been critical to helping us meet our operating … read more.