Sabbatical Information

Coming Soon!

April 24th

Gay Men's Chorus of DC Concert
Saturday,May 30th
Tapas/Bar 6:00 PM, Concert - 7:00 PM
To benefit People of Faith for Equality in Virginia
$15 adult/$5 child Tickets!!

A Message From the Internship Committee

You do not need to know precisely what is happening, or exactly where it is all going. What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment, and to embrace them with courage, faith and hope.

—Thomas Merton

In September, our congregation will again be an active teaching congregation. Last year, after the Board approved a new half-time, two-year internship position, UUCS accepted applications, formed an interview committee, gathered and reviewed information on the applicants, and eventually offered the position to John Monroe.

John comes to us from the UU Congregation of Fairfax. His personal spiritual journey might resonate with many of us. John was raised in a Protestant home and in adulthood began an exploration of various faith traditions, including a year attending a Quaker meeting. When he became a member of UUCF, he quickly found himself deeply engaged in the life of that congregation, the size of which allowed plentiful opportunities for ministry. In the six years John has been there, he has been active in preaching, pastoral care, and social justice work. While continuing to work as an editor for a technical magazine, John entered Wesley Theological Seminary and expects to graduate this year.

John’s personal statement, attached to his application and resume, gave his reasons for wanting to become an intern at UUCS. “I would like to learn how to help a congregation to grow,” he wrote. “I know enough to realize that it i… More...

Calendar

May 30, 2015
Leadership Gathering (details)
10:00 am-2:00 pm May 30, 2015
Gay Men's Chorus (details)
6:00 pm-7:00 pm May 30, 2015
May 31, 2015
Worship Service (details)
10:30 am-11:30 am May 31, 2015
Location: Sanctuary
Religious Education Classes (details)
10:45 am-11:45 am May 31, 2015
All Ages gather in the worship service. Children depart after 20 minutes for their Religious Education (RE) Classes.
Hospitality Hour (details)
11:30 am-12:30 pm May 31, 2015
Location: Church Hall
Hospitality Hour - A chance to gather, share food and conversation.
Positive Parenting (details)
12:15 pm-1:15 pm May 31, 2015
Location: Mezzanine
June 1, 2015
Committee on Ministry Meeting (details)
6:00 pm-7:00 pm June 1, 2015