Committee News

Faith Action Ministry – 2019 in Numbers

by Jamie Evanini, Faith Action Ministry

On Sunday, January 12, the Faith Action Ministry hosted a special gathering to celebrate, commiserate, and motivate by looking back on the fullness of 2019, and casting our visions for 2020. As part of the event, participants walked through a … read more.

UUCWC’s FAM Supports LGBTQ 101 Workshop

by Barbara Jensen, Faith Action Ministry

On January 10, in the community room of Hopewell Valley Central High School, a speaker from Garden State Equality gave a workshop, LGBTQ 101, to a packed house of over 100 attendees. The workshop was free and open to … read more.

Love Is The Spirit Of This Church

by Michael Howe-Smith, Pastoral Care Ministry

I’m sure you’d agree with the sentiment in my headline. The words are taken from one of our UU covenants. This one continues:

Love is the spirit of this church and service is its law. This is our great … read more.

Connection, Hospitality and Our Church

As most of you know, I am filling in for Rev. Kim in the areas of preaching and pastoral care and I’ve been charged with “letting go” of some of my Congregational Life duties until post-sabbatical because I am a part time employee working twenty … read more.

The Sabbatical Team Welcomes Questions

Rev. Kim’s sabbatical began in late December with a wonderful send-off, and will continue until May 3, when we celebrate her return. During her journey of Rediscovery, the Sabbatical Team is available to you for questions or assistance about the day-to-day operations of the … read more.

Capturing Institutional Wisdom

by Dianne Ross, Trustee, UUCWC Board of Trustees

Typically UUCWC’s Board of Trustees has two retreats a year, one in late summer and one in winter, to dive deeper into strategic topics. The Board continues to work on transparency, engagement, and clarifying policy-based … read more.

Fundraising Meeting Follow-up

by Wendy Stasolla, Fundraising Committee Chair

Thanks to all who attended the fundraising brainstorming meeting on January 15, and also to those who emailed their ideas and suggestions. We had solid discussions and will be looking into promising ideas that surfaced.

One thing we identified to support … read more.

I Am Trenton Receives $4,000 from 2019 Auction

At the annual meeting in June, 2018, UUCWC adopted the following proposal put forth by the Auction Committee, “In keeping with the mission of UUCWC, the Auction Committee proposes that 50% of net auction proceeds, after the budgeted revenue from the auction is met, be … read more.