Sanctuary taking shape!

(New steel door frames for emergency exits)

The renovations are ongoing at 809 S. Military Highway, despite the frigid temperatures. Check out these pictures from this week! A great deal of detailed framing has recently been completed in our sanctuary. The holidays and frigid weather … read more.

BOARD BITS

A recap of the Sept. 12 annual retreat

The Board of Directors conducted a virtual annual retreat, on Zoom, Saturday, September 12th. The retreat was facilitated by Carlton E Smith and Natalie Briscoe, from the UUA. The Board is looking forward to an exciting Fiscal Year … read more.

Sept. 16, 2020

Dear Ones,

It was wonderful to see all of you at the Homecoming service.  And may your return to the home that is CVUU serve to renew you.

Some of us have been paying attention to the wildfires on the West Coast because of family and friends … read more.

Sept. 9, 2020

Dear Ones,

I hope that you all had a wonderful and safe Labor Day Weekend.

As you may already know, this month’s theme for Worship and Religious Education is “Renewal.”  In these stressful times, we need to think about ways to renew ourselves.  Many of us have … read more.

Sept. 2, 2020

Dear Ones,

This coming weekend is Labor Day Weekend.  What a conflicting time this is as many of us struggle with the demands placed upon us by employers wanting us to be in a physical workspace that might not be safe, and others of us who … read more.

Fall Connections

Enjoy our Fall edition of our new CVUU quarterly magazine, Connections!

This is the second edition of this publication since we redesigned and repurposed our monthly newsletter. For more than 2 years, CVUU published an electronic monthly newsletter. The Communication Team decided to refashion that publication … read more.

Aug. 26, 2020

Dear Ones,

With September comes the formal beginning of the church year.  There are things that we rely on being the same and others that we know will be different.

There will probably be a lot of new things about this church year.  Two of the most … read more.

Board Bits – Aug. 20, 2020

The Board discussed current COVID-19 circumstances and decided that building operations will continue in the mode decided by the CVUU BoD earlier in June 2020. The building is still closed to all groups and committees. “People performing maintenance on the building and the protesters will be allowed … read more.

Aug. 19, 2020

Dear Ones,

I cannot believe that August is more than half over.  Before we know it, the summer, which probably did not feel like much of a summer for most of us, will be over.  And, we will be moving into our third season in the … read more.

Aug. 5, 2020

Dear Ones,

My first day in the building and wow!  What a welcoming surprise that you had waiting for me!  You all are so wonderful and really know how to make someone feel at home.  Thank you so much!

I am slowly but surely getting into the … read more.

Online Resources for Families:

1. Talking with children about Coronavirus Disease 2019
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/talking-with-children.html

2. Toolkit for Young Adults: 15 to 21
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/toolkits/young-people-15-to-21.html
3. Activities for Teens during the Coronavirus Quarantine
https://www.teensmartgoals.com/activities-for-teens-during-the-coronavirus-quarantine

4. 19 COVID-19 QUARANTINE BOREDOM-BUSTERS
… read more.