Month: October 2021

10/13/21

Dear Ones,

This past week we celebrated two important days, National Coming Out Day, and Indigenous Peoples’ Day. 

National Coming Out Day is a day on which we acknowledge our LGBTQ+ siblings.  But it is a day that is still very complicated.  There are people who can … read more.

Homeless Shelter on the Move

Volunteers needed ASAP!

Shelter for the homeless in Norfolk is again on the move, and volunteers are needed on Wednesday, October 13 from 9 am to 8 pm.

More than 30 years ago, our Unitarian Church of Norfolk began the Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team (NEST). Always operated … read more.

RE Happenings 10/13/21

The theme for October is Cultivating Relationships.  This past Sunday we talked about the two important parts of cultivating relationships which are the skills of listening and the ability to clearly communicate what you need. Our faith has a long history of being committed to … read more.

10/6/21

Dear Ones,

This past week was truly an exciting week.  CVUU had visitors from Congresswoman Elaine Luria’s office and Virginia Interfaith Power and Light (VAIPL).  They were interested in the work that we have done in the building and on the grounds that is having a … read more.

Youth News 10/6/21

Youth:

 UU History Overview

This Sunday, October 10th we’ll be joined by Mr. Howard Adams!  He’s going to tell us about the vibrant history of our congregation. 

Before Sunday, spend some time making a list of questions you would like to ask about our congregation’s history.  Read through CVUU’s About Us page … read more.

RE Happenings 10/6/21

The theme for October is Cultivating Relationship.  This past Sunday we talked about how making promises is an important part of making friends and cultivating relationships. In our UU faith, making promises is called a covenant. Our UU faith tells us that making promises in … read more.

Soulful Home – October

The Welcome Mat

What Does it Mean to be a Family Cultivating Relationship?

Relationships ask us to answer the “who” questions: Who is in our circle of friendship? Who is not? Who makes up our family? Whose absence in our family do we notice and remember? Who … read more.

Board Bits

September 2021

The CVUU Board of Directors met on Thursday, 16 September 2021. Board Meeting Minutes are typically available upon request from the CVUU Board Secretary (Lauren T. Furey) or Congregational Administrator (Susie Gullixson), approximately 30 days after the date of the Board meeting. The Board … read more.