Site Updates

Feb. 28, 2021

Here’s what’s new on our website since Feb. 21, 2021:

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service appears on the home page and is also linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is directly available here. Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

The “thermometer” display in the 2021 stewardship campaign information starting near the top of the home page has been updated to show that are making excellent progress – current pledges total more than two-thirds of our goal!

Current Newsletter

In case you missed the email announcement, the March issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is now available here. You can read it online or download the PDF. The PDF version also is linked on the Newsletter Download page.

Worship Services

You can see a description of all worship services planned in March here.

RE Schedule

DRE Jamila Batchelder provided the schedule available on this page for children’s religious education activities in March.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming events in  March are listed here.

General News Blog

The following posts are new this week:

Also, note that the 15 most recent posts are listed and linked in the left sidebar on each page.

Festival of Sharing

The March Festival of Sharing project is described on this page.

Chalice Circles

Participants in the two recently formed Chalice Circles that meet on Sunday and Monday are listed here.

Also, a new women-only circle is now being formed – sign up soon here because all but two available slots have been claimed.

Zoom Links

This page is routinely updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows

We share the joys, sorrows and prayers of our community on this password-protected page. The information comes from the joys, sorrows and prayers shared by our congregants during worship services, from the Caring Ministry Team, and from congregants’ submissions on our website, by email or by phone to 573-442-5764.

Feb. 21, 2021

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service appears on the home page and is also linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is directly available here. Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Added to the 2021 stewardship campaign information near the top of the home page is a progress report on pledging to date, including a “thermometer” display showing that we are making good progress with current pledges totaling one-third of our goal.

Our 2021 CommUUnity Connection Project

Our 2021 CommUUnity Connection Project was introduced during this morning’s worship service. This new General News Blog post tells you all about the project and provides a signup button.

Third new Chalice Circle organized

After two new Chalice Circles quickly filled up, we are launching a third new Chalice Circle for women on Tuesday evenings, to be facilitated by Connie Ordway. You can read about it and sign up here.

Board Information

The agenda and related documents for our Board of Trustees’ regular monthly meeting this past Thursday appears on this password-protected page. Minutes of the meeting will be available on this page shortly before the board’s next meeting on March 18.

Zoom Links

This page is constantly updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Feb. 14, 2021

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service introducing our 2021 stewardship campaign appears on the home page and is also linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is directly available here. Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

A new feature near the top of the home page is information about our 2021 stewardship campaign, “Love Each Other, Love the World.” Also new this week are these stewardship-related pages:

You’ll also find a link on the home page to our interactive love note bulletin board where you can leave a note for our community and your fellow UU Churchers.

“Race, Law and the Body Politic” materials

At the request of class participants, the Rev. Dr. C.W. Dawson has provided his class notes for the current adult R.E. program, which can be found on this new page along with links to recommended videos.

Zoom Links

This page is constantly updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Feb. 7, 2021

Here’s what’s new on our website since Jan. 31, 2021:

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service featuring pulpit guest Rev. Erin J. Walter appears on the home page and is also linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is directly available here.

Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Current Newsletter

In case you missed previous announcements, the February 2021 issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is available here in multiple formats. The PDF version is also linked on the Newsletter Download page.

Zoom Links

This page is constantly updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows

We share the joys, sorrows and prayers of our community on this password-protected page. The information comes from the joys, sorrows and prayers shared by our congregants during worship services, from the Caring Ministry Team, and from congregants’ submissions on our website, by email or by phone to 573-442-5764.

Jan. 31, 2021

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service celebrating our church’s 70th anniversary appears on the home page and is also linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is directly available here.

Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Current Newsletter

In case you missed the earlier email announcement, the February 2021 issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is available here in multiple formats. The PDF version is also linked on the Newsletter Download page.

Minister’s sabbatical rescheduled for April 5-Aug. 1

Rev. Molly posted information about her upcoming sabbatical on the Minister’s Blog. This post also appears on the General News Blog.

Worship Services

You’ll find the complete list of February worship services on this page along with Rev. Molly’s February worship message.

RE Schedule

DRE Jamila Batchelder provided the February schedule of children’s religious education activities that appears on this page.

News Blog

The following articles on the General News Blog are new since last Sunday:

Festival of Sharing

Find the details of our February Festival of Sharing project here.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming events in February (plus one in March) are posted on this page.

Zoom Links

This page is constantly updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows

We share the joys, sorrows and prayers of our community on this password-protected page. The information comes from the joys, sorrows and prayers shared by our congregants during worship services, from the Caring Ministry Team, and from congregants’ submissions on our website, by email or by phone to 573-442-5764.

Jan. 24, 2021

Here’s what’s new on our website since Jan. 17, 2021:

Home Page

A video of this morning’s worship service appears on the home page and is linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is also directly available here.

Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

General Church News Blog

The following articles on our General Church News blog are new since last Sunday:

Board Information

Our Board of Trustees held its regular monthly meeting via Zoom this past Thursday evening. On this page you can view the board’s agenda and related documents. Minutes of the meeting will be posted shortly board the board’s next meeting on March 18, 2021.

Zoom Links

This page is constantly updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows

We share the joys, sorrows and prayers of our community on this password-protected page. The information comes from the joys, sorrows and prayers shared by our congregants during worship services, from the Caring Ministry Team, and from congregants’ submissions on our website, by email or by phone to 573-442-5764.

Jan. 17, 2021

Home Page

A video of this morning’s worship service appears on the home page and is linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is also directly available here.

Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Zoom Links

This page is constantly updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows

We share the joys, sorrows and prayers of our community on this password-protected page. The information comes from the joys, sorrows and prayers shared by our congregants during worship services, from the Caring Ministry Team, and from congregants’ submissions on our website, by email or by phone to 573-442-5764.

Jan. 10, 2021

Home Page

A video of this morning’s worship service appears on the home page and is linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is also directly available here.

Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Adult Religious Education

“Race, Law and the Body Politic,” a six-week seminar facilitated by the Rev. Dr. C.W. Dawson, Jr., will begin this coming Tuesday, Jan. 12. Read the details on this page. The same information is available in this post on the News Blog.

Current Newsletter

In case you missed previous announcements, the January issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is available here. The PDF version can be downloaded here or on the Newsletter Download page.

Zoom Links

This page is constantly updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows

We share the joys, sorrows and prayers of our community on this password-protected page. The information comes from the joys, sorrows and prayers shared by our congregants during worship services, from the Caring Ministry Team, and from congregants’ submissions on our website, by email or by phone to 573-442-5764.

Jan. 3, 2021

Home Page

A video of this morning’s worship service appears on the home page and is linked on the Sermon and Worship Archive page along with other prior worship services and sermons. This morning’s video is also directly available here.

Also on the home page are details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Current Newsletter

In case you missed the email announcement yesterday, the January issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is available here. The PDF version can be downloaded here or on the Newsletter Download page.

News Blog

The following articles on our News Blog are new this week:

Worship Services

You can find the entire January schedule of worship services on this page.

RE Schedule

DRE Jamila Batchelder provided the January schedule for children’s religious education, which you’ll find here.

Upcoming Events

Events in January are listed on this page.

Festival of Sharing

Read about the January Festival of Sharing project here.

Adult Religious Education

On this page you’ll find information about “Race, Law and the Body Politic,” an adult religious education class beginning Tuesday, Jan. 12. Additional details about the class, led by the Rev. Dr. C.W. Dawson, will appear on this page when available.

Zoom Links

This page is constantly updated to provide Zoom links for currently known online events.

Group leaders are asked to email their Zoom links to the website administrator for inclusion on this page.

Weekly News Update

The most important weekly news is posted on this page every week. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows

We share the joys, sorrows and prayers of our community on this password-protected page. The information comes from the joys, sorrows and prayers shared by our congregants during worship services, from the Caring Ministry Team, and from congregants’ submissions on our website, by email or by phone to 573-442-5764.