Good Intentions


Rev. Barnaby explores the problem that Intentions, even good ones, start with “I”. That’s a huge problem in a world where white folks need to get better at recognizing racism’s impact on BIPoC folks if our nation is to make more progress in … read more.

Falling Through Air


What gifts might we receive when we’re willing to be transformed?

Rev. Lindasusan V. Ulrich (they/them) is a minister, writer, musician, and activist dedicated to a vision of radical inclusion, deep collaboration, and courageous kindness. They were called in 2020 as the settled minister … read more.

Questions & Callings


As Black History Month comes to a close, Tom Morgan and Esther Charlestin invite the congregation to consider how simple questions can lead to opportunities for generative change. Preparing us for our Congregational vote on the proposed 8th principle toward dismantling systemic racism … read more.

Covid protocols and Zoom option

We are holding services inside the sanctuary again with masking optional. We’ve resumed social hour in Fellowship Hall following worship.  We’ll resume Religious Exploration (RE 6th grade to age 3.5) which is held in Fenn House in the fall. For summer, children are welcome to attend worship. They can sit with their families, on the floor in front or in our Kid corner.

Singing: Congregants are invited to sing all hymns during the service and soloists will be able to sing unmasked if they have a negative result on a rapid test taken before the service.

We’re taking a break from Zoom for the summer. This will resume in the fall when you can choose to attend worship online again by using the following zoom link: We have stopped streaming on YouTube, but you can watch recordings of all our streaming services on YouTube and our website following the service and from a link in the next Weekly Blast. Some services may not be recorded over the summer while we give our devoted tech team volunteers a break.

To access the service by your phone, type “” into the box at the top of your browser window.(Chrome, Safari, Explorer etc).    Or — Open Zoom — it should open on the “Meet and Chat” screen.  Click on “Join”.  On the next screen click on “Join with a personal link name”.  Type “cvuusservice” into the Personal Link Name box.