Sanctuary taking shape!

(New steel door frames for emergency exits)

The renovations are ongoing at 809 S. Military Highway, despite the frigid temperatures. Check out these pictures from this week! A great deal of detailed framing has recently been completed in our sanctuary. The holidays and frigid weather … read more.

Board Bits – Sept. 30, 2020

CVUU Board meeting minutes are typically available upon request from the CVUU Board Secretary (Ken Saucer) or Congregational Administrator (Susie Gullixson), approximately 30 days after the date of the Board meeting.

The CVUU Board of Directors met on Thursday September 17, 2020. The CVUU Board of … read more.

Vote for our Settled Minister

Dear Congregants,

At their September meeting the CVUU Board and Minister discussed holding the congregational vote for a settled minister. I would like to briefly review our selection process and then describe the direction the CVUU Board is taking and the reasoning. You have an important … read more.

Sept. 30, 2020

Dear Ones,

In October our worship theme is Deep Listening.  

Sometimes it feels like we have trouble listening, let alone listening deeply. Maybe that is because we are hearing too much and that is making it difficult to really listen to anything.

This week we heard our … read more.

RE Happenings 9/30/20

We renew and repair our relationships when we can say “I’m sorry” and really mean it. It feels so much better to recognize that we’ve made a mistake and will try to learn from it. It feels so much better to let the person you … read more.

Youth News 9/30/20

Youth:

For this Sunday’s lesson we’ll be making meditation bracelets. You’ll need the bag of beads and silver string. If you’re not registered for an RE @ Home bag but would still like to make a bracelet please follow this key:

3 Blue Beads – Joys and … read more.

Youth News 9/23/20

Youth:

For this Sunday’s lesson we’ll be making renewal boxes. You’ll need the plain white box in your RE @ Home bag, or a plain box of your choice if you haven’t received a RE @ Home bag, magazines, glue, trinkets that symbolize renewal, as well as markers and/or … read more.

RE Happenings 9/22/20

During our Soul Matters RE session this past Sunday we had thirteen children participate and we addressed Anti-Racism. Our faith reminds us that we must renew our vigor in the fight against racism. In light of the current events which have catalyzed the world, we renew the energy … read more.

BOARD BITS

A recap of the Sept. 12 annual retreat

The Board of Directors conducted a virtual annual retreat, on Zoom, Saturday, September 12th. The retreat was facilitated by Carlton E Smith and Natalie Briscoe, from the UUA. The Board is looking forward to an exciting Fiscal Year … read more.

Sept. 16, 2020

Dear Ones,

It was wonderful to see all of you at the Homecoming service.  And may your return to the home that is CVUU serve to renew you.

Some of us have been paying attention to the wildfires on the West Coast because of family and friends … read more.

Sept. 9, 2020

Dear Ones,

I hope that you all had a wonderful and safe Labor Day Weekend.

As you may already know, this month’s theme for Worship and Religious Education is “Renewal.”  In these stressful times, we need to think about ways to renew ourselves.  Many of us have … read more.