New Roles for UUCE Staff

Sarah Skochko will start on August 26 as Coordinator of Membership, Outreach, and Social Media. She will also preach, be available for pastoral care, and collaborate on implementation of programs at UUCE. Katy Siepert will move into the position of Director of Faith Formation, focusing on high schoolers through elders. She will also be doing Read More

A mUUsing on Our Religious Education Program

Dear UUCE, This month, we have been exploring the theme of Possibility. I’d love to take some time to apply that possibility to the RE program at UUCE. There have been some changes afoot. You may have noticed that Ezra, the RE Coordinator, is taking on more responsibility for SpiritJam. This has been a possibility Read More

Greetings from Seminary! by Sarah Skochko, Intern Minister

Greetings from windy, chilly Chicago! I write this from my dorm room at the Catholic seminary, which is kind enough to rent space to visiting students from Meadville Lombard. This year, they put most of us Unitarians on the same floor (sequestering us from the nuns?), so it feels a little like being away at Read More

A Star Upon the Highest Bough: Creating Community at the Holiday Bazaar

by Judy Shaw Thanks to all who contributed and participated in the Harvest Holidays Bazaar! You responded so generously to the pleas for art, crafts, baked goods, and the treasures you were ready to pass on. You sang, strummed, tootled and tickled the ivories. You made delicious soup and took fabulous photos. You made so Read More