This Sunday

An Honest Accounting

Rev. Barnaby reflects on how many principles UU’s really claim to affirm and promote and what this pretending it is seven says about us.

Rev. Barnaby Writes

From the Minister

As we gather for my 8th year as your minister, I remain convinced that Addison County and the world beyond need a thriving Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society. But I am also wondering more than ever just how we will make that happen. We live in a society constantly pushing and pulling us away from congregational life.

The pressure could make me anxious. Every now and then they do, to be honest. But wondering about them excites me because, as Rev. Lynn Ungar recently wrote in Quest, the monthly newsletter of the UU Church of the Larger Fellowship, “I wonder” is “a magic phrase.”  Read More about “From the Minister”

Save the Dates!

Member Stories

O congregation of sensible shoes.
O buttoned plaid shirts, men in neat beards,
O matriarchs with your practical Judy Dench hair,
O, church parking lot of Prius and Volt. We

are trying. We hung Black Lives Matter
over the door, and that’s not nothing.
Nobody is saying it’s nothing. What
they’re saying is “Keep going”

Read the full testimonial.