Author: Laura Asermily

Interim Minister Search Gearing Up

Your Interim Minister Search Team has a table at social hour where members of the team (Alan Moore, Kas Singh, Hannah Sessions, Heidi Sulis, Tom Morgan) can answer any questions you may have about the search process.

From CVUUS Board (Fall 2022): Your CVUUS Board is … read more.

Proposed “8th” UU Principle: Dismantling Systemic Racism

Learn about the proposed “8th” UU Principle: Dismantling Systemic Racism. There was a congregational meeting following worship on Sun March 5 in the Sanctuary to vote on whether CVUUS should adopt our own version of a proposed anti-racism amendment to the UUA By-Laws that has been named the 8th Principle. We did! CVUUS Race in America Book Group led by Jean Terwilliger and Mike Greenwood continues on April 19.

Spirit in Nature UU Path Input Sought

Do you have a favorite quote that reflects our Unitarian Universalist faith? If so, share it with us!  We have a wonderful opportunity to share who we are as the Spirit in  Nature Board has invited us to update our signage.

The UU Path is one … read more.

Meals for Charter House

Charter House is a local organization which has been providing housing and meals to the homeless in the Middlebury area since 2005.  Over the years, its importance has grown, as has the need. Pre-COVID Charter House provided almost 40,000 meals to hundreds of individuals and … read more.

Honoring Indigenous People

CVUUS Worship

CVUUS worship opens with a ringing of the bell and saying:We recognize that CVUUS gathers on land seized from the Western Abenaki people by European colonizers. We respect the Abenaki’s spiritual relationship to the land and waters of the Champlain Valley. We are … read more.

Migrant Farmworker Support in Addison County

In response to deportations of Addison County farm workers and separation of families, many UUs seek to help. With farmers, migrants and volunteers in our community, CVUUS continues to explore where help is needed. We work with and through other groups toward meeting migrants’ language, legal, banking, … read more.

United for Ukraine’s Peace & Freedom

View a recording of Middlebury College’s “United for Ukraine” Concert from 4/24/22 here. It was an extraordinarily moving program featuring Middlebury Community Chorus which includes several singers from CVUUS.

As  we are all painfully aware, the situation in Ukraine is not getting any  better; with … read more.