• 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.

  • Sept. 2, 2020 -

    Dear Ones,

    This coming weekend is Labor Day Weekend.  What a conflicting time this is as many of us struggle with the demands placed upon us by employers wanting us to be in a physical workspace that might not be safe, and others of us who ... read more.

  • Aug. 26, 2020 -

    Dear Ones,

    With September comes the formal beginning of the church year.  There are things that we rely on being the same and others that we know will be different.

    There will probably be a lot of new things about this church year.  Two of the most ... read more.

  • Aug. 19, 2020 -

    Dear Ones,

    I cannot believe that August is more than half over.  Before we know it, the summer, which probably did not feel like much of a summer for most of us, will be over.  And, we will be moving into our third season in the ... read more.

  • Aug. 5, 2020 -

    Dear Ones,

    My first day in the building and wow!  What a welcoming surprise that you had waiting for me!  You all are so wonderful and really know how to make someone feel at home.  Thank you so much!

    I am slowly but surely getting into the ... read more.

  • Corona Virus Update -

    March 13, 2020

    Beloveds of CVUU:

    I’m sure you are all watching and listening to news about the rapid spread of this new virus.  As hard as it is to be apart from each other while we are dealing with all this uncertainty, your ... read more.

  • March 11, 2020 -

    Dear CVUU Members and Friends:

    Michael Levitt, Former Secretary of Health and Human Services under George W. Bush, in 2007:

    “Everything we do before a pandemic will seem alarmist. Everything we do after a pandemic will seem inadequate.”

    It may seem to many of you that all ... read more.

  • March 6, 2020 -

    Dear CVUU Members and Friends:

    Spring has come early this year – don’t forget to spring ahead this Sunday; set your clocks forward one hour.  I always love getting that extra hour of daylight at the end of the day. Life is getting very ... read more.

  • Jan. 15, 2020 -

    Dear CVUU Members and Friends:

    I know that there are a number of worrying and disturbing things going on in the world, and we must also remember that there is beauty, too.  A lot of that beauty is happening right here at CVUU. I ... read more.