• Purchase and Sale Vote Results - Final Vote Calculated There were 111 votes (17 absentee, 94 in attendance). In the matter of: The Congregation hereby approves the Purchase/Sale Agreement and Lease Agreement with SABA Properties LLC for the property located at 739 Yarmouth Street” 108 voted in FAVOR, 3 AGAINST. The Congregation hereby approves the use of the Endowment Fund for the purpose … Continued
  • 18 December Special Congregational Meeting Called - Dear Congregant: The Board of Trustees of the Unitarian Church of Norfolk has voted to hold a special congregational meeting on December 18, 2016 at 12:00 p.m.  At this meeting members in good standing will be asked to vote on three motions.  They are as follows: The Congregation hereby approves the Purchase / Sale Agreement … Continued
  • Choir calls for new voices - Choir is resuming rehearsals for the new church year and invites you to join in the fun! Whether you’ve been a member of this singing machine in the past or are looking to try it out for the first time, come to our open rehearsal on Wednesday, August 31st at 7pm in the sanctuary. This rehearsal will … Continued
  • 12 August Capital Campaign Update - The Capital Campaign continues to make great strides towards maxing out the generous $300,000 matching fund initiated in May.  All new and paid pledges, large and small, contribute toward the success of our goal to complete this part of our campaign by New Year’s!  To play your part, submit a pledge form (available in the … Continued
  • 2016 Summer Worship Series - Unitarian Universalist congregations across the US feature lay speakers during the months of July and August. The summer series allows some holiday routine for our minister and presents an opportunity for congregants to make a substantive contribution to our formal worship program. The 2016 summer series focuses on courage. Our planned topics are 26 June: … Continued
  • Medians resume BYO Sunday Breakfast - BYOBreakfasts are back! This is an informal time where we meet before service to just catch up. Everyone is encouraged to bring their breakfast if they would like, a member of the steering committee will be in the social hall from 915 until service starts (and childcare is available for this as well).
  • 2016 Canvas Challenge Grant - An anonymous person has just volunteered to provide an incentive to our annual stewardship campaign! They will  match dollar for dollar up to a total of $20,000 each dollar pledged above a total of $240,000 between 5/10/16 and 6/30/16. So the matching kicks in as soon as our total for this campaign gets to $240,000 and … Continued
  • Capital Campaign Matching Funds Grant - In an open letter to the congregation, President Allen Perry writes. I am excited and humbled to announce the details of our newly created Challenge Fund.  As you may have heard, this incredibly generous initiative has been created and funded by long-time UCN members Jim Early and Garland Tillery in support of the Capital Campaign to … Continued
  • April Website Traffic Summary - Our new website appears to be off to a good start. During April, the webmaster and staff worked together to do a last little bit of cleanup and develop the work flows needed to add the weekly content to the site. I thought you’d all be interested in seeing some of the statistics that Google … Continued
  • April 28: Coffee Crew, Greeters and Ushers, Welcome Table - The Ushering/Greeting team is looking for four new regular volunteers. We have five standing teams, each takes one Sunday each month, and a substitute volunteer fills in when there’s a need. Greeters/ushers arrive by 10:15 am on Sundays, hand out programs and direct newcomers to the welcome table. They assist people with directions; get an attendance … Continued