Board of Trustees Update

Dear First U Friends, It is with a sad heart that I have resigned from First Unitarian’s Board of Trustees. My husband Jack has faced multiple health challenges over the past year. Now, with his health challenges escalating, I am unable to serve effectively on the Board. I know a...

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Strategic Planning Update

December 10th the Board will present an update regarding the Strategic Plan. The presentation will be in the sanctuary following the service, starting at 12:00 p.m. If you are interested in childcare for this event, please sign up for it here.

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Board Plank

After a fruitful summer, our Ingathering service welcomed the new church year. Rev. Larry is continuing his efforts to involve members, new and old, in church activities in accord with his vision of ministry, developed this year. The Covid pandemic had caused disruptions in our normal programming, but we are...

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Annual Meeting May 21, 2023

Our Annual Congregational Meeting will be held at Noon on Sunday, May 21, 2023 in our church sanctuary. Click HERE to view the slide presentation for this meeting. It has been slightly updated, based on feedback from the Strategic Planning Review Meeting held on Monday, May 15 Click HERE to...

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STRATEGIC PLAN for 2023-2028: Action items and directions-Explained

May 15 6:30 p.m. Process: On November 11-12, 2022, under the leadership of Rev. Peers, the Strategic Planning Summit Committee (SPSC) planned and hosted the Summit, “Reimagining and Reclaiming Our Future,” Over 70 church members participated, representing a range of age and interest groups within the congregation. After the Summit,...

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Annual Meeting May 21

Our Annual Congregational Meeting will be held at Noon on Sunday, May 21 both in the sanctuary and online. Childcare will be available. Watch for more detailed information in next week’s Enews.

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Voting Member List

As a voting member, you can help guide First U into the future. At our Annual Meeting, we will be voting on budgets and other matters, including new board members and delegates to General Assembly. The voting list is at this link and also available in the church office. What...

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Board Planks

A look at Meeting Minutes Why do we have meeting minutes? What purpose do they serve? First and foremost, meeting minutes are a business document; they are legally required as evidence of the business’ existence, serve as a form of business history, and are a legally discoverable document. They will...

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Thank You Ushers and Coffee Hour Hosts on March 5

Many thanks to our usher team of Greg Griffin, Maggie Duffy, Jennifer Brown, and Beverly Bach for their service on Sunday, March 5. They are the welcoming faces greeting the increasing number of people in the building for Sunday services and the first to meet our visitors. Coffee hour will...

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Board Plank

December 10th is Human Rights Day Unitarian Universalist first principle states: We believe in the inherent worth and dignity of every person. Human Rights Day is observed every year on December 10— the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted the “Universal Declaration of Human Rights.” The preamble begins with:...

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Annual Vision of Governance

Every year, as part of its responsibility to review and set the strategic direction of and oversee the affairs of the Church, the Board of Trustees develops an Annual Vision of Governance. The AVG consists of a short list of priorities that provides direction for the Executive Team, staff, and...

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