Site Updates

May 2, 2021

Here’s what’s new on our website since last Sunday:

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service focusing on the ministry of the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee 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 service also is directly available here.

As always, the home page includes details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.  The service will be the annual Flower Communion Service in person outdoors at the church with masks and social distancing. The service also will be streamed online.

Annual Meeting

A brief account of this afternoon’s Annual Congregational Meeting appears on this page. Watch your mail for the written ballot, or download the PDF version of the ballot available here.

Current Newsletter

In case you missed previous announcements, the May issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is now available on the Current Newsletter page. You can read the newsletter on that page or download the PDF version. The PDF version is also linked on the Newsletter Download page.

News Blog

The following posts – from the May Searchlight, repeated for easy access – are new this week:

Worship Services

The complete schedule of May worship services can be found here.

RE Schedule

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

Upcoming Events

May activities are listed here.

Festival of Sharing

Find details on this page about the May Festival of Sharing project.

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.

April 25, 2021

Here’s what’s new on our website since last Sunday:

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service featuring a sermon by the Rev. Dr. C.W. Dawson, Jr. 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 service also is directly available here.

As always, the home page includes details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Annual Meeting

This page has been updated to include additional information about the Annual Congregational Meeting scheduled at 1 p.m. next Sunday, May 2. The proposed budget for 2021-2022 is available along with biographical information and photos of nominees to the Board of Trustees. Also on this page are the President’s and Minister’s annual reports.

Faith-to-Action Nominations

The Social Action Team has opened nominations for recipients of Faith-to-Action collections for the 2021-22 church year that begins in September. You can submit nominations on this page or download the paper nomination form.

Contact and Office Hours

On this page you will find the Rev. Dr. C.W. Dawson, Jr.’s office hours and Zoom links.

Chalice Circle Materials

Preparation materials and the order of service for Chalice Circle meetings in May are now available here.

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.

April 18, 2021

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service led by the Green Team 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 service also is directly available here.

As always, the home page includes details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Annual Meeting

This page has been updated to include information about the Annual Congregational Meeting scheduled at 1 p.m. May 2. The proposed budget for 2021-2022 is available here along with information about nominees to the Board of Trustees. Still to be posted are annual reports from church leaders.

Sign up to be a delegate or attend General Assembly

Our Nominating Committee is seeking interested members to be delegates to or simply attend the UUA General Assembly, which will be conducted online June 23-27. See this article for a signup link.

Chalice Circle Materials

This new page serves as an archive for preparation materials and orders of service for Chalice Circle gatherings. It will also be where new materials for upcoming meetings are posted. The page appears as a sub-item under Chalice Circles on the Spirit tab of the main horizontal menu. Thanks to Kathie Bergman for providing all the information.

Chalice Circles

The Chalice Circles page has been updated with a link to the new Chalice Circles Materials page.

Board Information

Our Board of Trustees held its regular monthly meeting this past Thursday, April 15. The agenda and related documents can be found on this password-protected page.

Contact and Office Hours

This page has been updated to include the email address and office hours for our Interim Sabbatical Minister, the Rev. Dr. C.W. Dawson, Jr.

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.

April 4, 2021

Home

A video of this morning’s worship service – Rev. Molly’s last until she returns from her sabbatical in August – 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 service, which included a ritual of leave-taking for Rev. Molly, also is directly available here.

As always, the home page includes details about next Sunday’s worship service and children’s religious education activities.

Current Newsletter

In case you missed earlier announcements, the April issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is available on this page. The PDF version is also linked on the Newsletter Download page.

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.