Talking with newcomers about the Unitarian Universalist faith, we often emphasize that ours is not a single, centralized church, but an association of churches and fellowships. In other words, our denominational structure, the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), is a voluntary association of independent, self-governing congregations.

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Sterling chooses to be a member of the Unitarian Universalist Association.

Here are some documents to provide more details about the church’s governance: