Month: February 2020

March news!

March is chockful of events – kickoff for stewardship, a new member class and a leadership workshop!

Read a word from Rev. Justine Sullivan and don’t forget to check out a book review by our very own communication coordinator, Tracy Brune!

Go green, and get an electronic … read more.

Adult Discussion, Feb. 23, 2020

Adults of all ages welcome to join the Adult Discussion Group. The group meets every Sunday morning at 9 a.m. in Room 205 before the service.

The topic for Sunday, Feb. 23rd is “The Corporatization of Public Schools,” with Facilitator Joyce Salvage.

All are welcome to drop in for these recurring dialogues. The … 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.

Jan. 29, 2020

Dear Ones of CVUU,

I have returned from my learning adventure in El Salvador, sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice.  I am so grateful to all of you for allowing me the chance to go and learn alongside of UU colleagues, … read more.

Feb. 5, 2020

This is a big week in the life of this congregation. Tonight begins our week of hosting 45 or so people without permanent, reliable shelter during these winter months as part of NEST (Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team).  I will have the honor of welcoming them … read more.

Feb. 12, 2020

Dear CVUU Members and Friends:

So many things to be grateful for and more great stuff coming up!

I am so grateful to all the people who made our NEST week happen.  Each night for the past week, 45 or so folks were offered … read more.

Feb. 19, 2020

Dear CVUU Members and Friends:

I am so grateful for the presence of Rev. Jennifer Ryu in worship this past Sunday. Rev. Jennifer preached about the power of feeling our feelings, one of those things that might seem simple but that is surely not easy. So … read more.

Keeping an eye on legislation

CVUU’s Environmental Initiative legislation team is striving to update its positions on environmental legislation weekly.

The General Assembly has passed the midpoint of its session, and the good news is that the bulk of the environmental bills we favor are still alive. Now we need your help in … read more.

Calling All Leaders!

Save the date for Saturday, March 14th, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., for a Leadership Workshop led by Howard Adams, Ph.D.

Many aspects of congregational life call for leadership. Leading projects, proposing ideas and seeing them through, chairing committees. Almost all of the work we … read more.