Update from our president

January 19, 2022

Dear CVUU family and friends,

As our new year starts to ramp up, I want to take a moment for us to reflect on how fortunate we are to have such a great Minister, fabulous staff, and many volunteers that have been able to … read more.

1/19/22

Dear Ones,

Every year, starting on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Unitarian Universalist Association celebrates 30 Days of Love. It is a time for UUs to feed our spirits, get more grounded in our faith and think about the ways that we can live it.  … read more.

RE Happenings 1/19/22

The theme of the month is Living with Intention. Living with intention requires passion.  Indeed, the driver of intention is passion. Passion is the “fire in the belly” that animates our intentions. Passion can also be explained as “caring deeply.” For instance, in our faith, … read more.

Youth News 1/19/22

This Sunday

We will continue our conversation on spirituality by exploring the ways meditation and movement can be spiritual practices.  You’ll need to wear something comfortable since we’ll be doing some chair yoga and meditating. 

Last year you all requested to use GatherTown for our regular RE … read more.

RE Happenings 1/12/22

Our theme this month is Living with Intention and this past Sunday we talked about taking a pause.  We reviewed some examples of what anchor is and does.  An anchor is a heavy device that is attached to a boat or ship by a rope … read more.

Youth News 1/12/22

Youth:

This Sunday

We are having our next mentor session is this Sunday, January 16th at 3 PM on GatherTown!  During our session mentors and youth will make UU prayer/meditation bead bracelets and discuss spirituality.  Packets with the bracelet materials went out this morning and should arrive in your mailboxes … read more.

1/12/22

Dear Ones,

Unless you are a lover of cold-weather sports, which there aren’t many of here in the Hampton Roads area, the winter weather brings us all indoors.  This week, parts of this country have experienced some of the coldest weather in a long time.  And … read more.

1/9/22 Second Sunday non-profit

NOTE: Each month CVUU chooses a local non-profit or ministry as the recipient of our Sunday collection to support those working to make our community a more just and equitable place for our fellow citizens. This month our CVUU Social Justice Committee has chosen two: … read more.

RE Happenings 1/5/22

CVUU’s Religious Education program is hosting another Stuffy Sleepover this year!

Like last year, rising COVID numbers made it unsafe for our kids to attend an in-person sleepover, but we managed to accommodate more than a dozen of our kids’ favorite stuffed pals. Our stuffed … read more.

1/5/22

Dear Ones,
  
Another year has begun. It is so hard to believe that 2022 is here! I hope that everyone was able to experience some joy over the holidays. Whether it involved time with family or just giving yourself the permission to relax, I hope you … read more.