2015 Unitarian Universalist Association Elections

The Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) will be holding elections for the following positions at General Assembly (GA) 2015 in Portland, OR: Board of Trustees 4 trustees-at-large Commission on Appraisal 3 members Commission on Social Witness 2 members Board of Review 2 members General Assembly Planning Committee 5 members Nominating Committee 4 members The Nominating Committee has … [Read more…]

January 2015 Executive Committee Meeting

In Attendance: Paul Patton, Jeremy Bowman, Michael Pistrui, Daniel Williams, Barb Harrison, Patrick Gordon, Jackie Warmke, Lois Whealey, Jessie Roberson, Laura Mitchell, Roberta Roberson, Natalie Barman Leadership Covenant Review December Minutes:  Barb interested in pursuing Don Rollins as a speaker. Paul motioned to accept minutes, Jackie seconded: Unanimous. Minister’s Report: Submitted 1-4-15. Old Business Treasurer Appointments: … [Read more…]

UUA Statement on Events in Furguson, MO

The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued this statement following the news in Ferguson, MO, that charges will not be brought against Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown: “Our fear that justice will not be served is now a reality. Regardless of the reasons why a grand … [Read more…]

Sunday, Oct 12: Animal Blessing with Dana Gardner

On Sunday, October 12, Dana Gardner will lead us in celebrating the animals in our lives and the many blessings they bring us. So, bring your well-behaved beasts (or photos of them!) and some plastic bags (just in case!) and let’s show our feathered and/or furry friends how much we love them! Following Service at 2pm (1:30pm … [Read more…]

Get Involved: CROP Hunger Walk and more

The annual Athens CROP Hunger Walk to counter hunger, both locally (25%) and overseas (75%), is scheduled for Sunday, October 12. We will walk on the bike path, beginning at 2 PM by the Richland Ave. bridge/Peden Stadium.  See Lois Whealey for more information and a signup envelope, and please ask friends and neighbors (on line works too) … [Read more…]

Ohio-Meadville District UU Young Adult Network Fall Conference

The Ohio-Meadville District UU Young Adult Network Presents Fall Conference: Pop Con: Pop Culture and UU – A gathering of UU young adults (18-35) October 10 – October 12 East Shore Unitarian Universalist Church, Kirtland, OH To register go to: http://www.ohiomeadville.org/omdevents/540-yafallcon For more information visit: omduuyan.ohiomeadville.org www.facebook.com/groups/OMDUUYAN or email omduuyan@gmail.com Cost: $25-$45 (sliding scale), $5 discount if you bring a friend … [Read more…]