News and Announcements
- Watch General Assembly 2017 Online!
While HUUC Members Sharlotte & Thea Eiland, Deb Levering, and Mary Donald, as well as DRE/Outreach Coordinator Daniel Payne get the full-on NOLA experience at this year’s GA, we can enjoy it too! Click here to stream live or have a binge-fest later on. Check out Thursday’s Morning Worship to hear the marvelous voice of our dear friend (and GA Music Coordinator) Dr. Leon Burke!
- Rev. Jill Cowie is our next settled minister!
We joyfully announce Reverend Jill Cowie as our next settled minister! It was a special day with a moving sermon by Jill, an original jazz composition and performance called “MSC” from John Chapman, cake, gifts, and lots of lots of smiles and fellowship.
Learn more about Jill here.
- Loaves & Fishes Collection is June 4
Next Collection: BEANS
Loaves & Fishes is currently very low on canned beans, especially chickpeas, refried beans, baked beans, and lentils. Contributions of any other non-perishable food items are also gratefully accepted. Please leave donations in the designated basket in the Sanctuary foyer on or before June 4.
Questions? Contact Risa Goldman at email@example.com
Thank you for your generosity and support!
- MSC Recommends the Rev. Jill Cowie; Board Votes to Approve!
The Ministerial Search Committee announced today that they are recommending the Rev. Jill Cowie as the candidate for settled minister (their letter). The Board met her last week at their meeting and after voted unanimously to approve this recommendation.
Rev. Cowie will give the sermon on May 28 and June 4. We hope you will join in on the many activities during Candidating Week for an opportunity to meet and welcome her.(Click here to view the schedule.)
THE CONGREGATIONAL VOTE TO CALL REV. COWIE TO BE OUR NEW SETTLED MINISTER WILL TAKE PLACE AFTER SUNDAY SERVICE ON JUNE 4. If you would like to participate in this vote and are not yet a member of HUUC, please contact Rev. Mark Worth or Carol MacFarlane.
- Support the Harvard Hunger Resistance Movement
Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger is this Sunday, May 7. Click here to support our community’s Team.
- Loaves & Fishes Sunday: CEREAL
Please drop off cereal donations in the Sanctuary foyer this Sunday, May 7. L & F kindly requests NO Cheerios or oatmeal, please. Contributions of any other non-perishable food items are also gratefully accepted. Click here for more information.
- Sen. Jamie Eldridge & Rep. Jen Benson Talk Health Insurance
Thursday, May 4, 7:00 p.m., Fellowship Building. Senator Eldridge and Representative Benson will speak about the health insurance bills that they have introduced to bring high quality, affordable health care to every person in Massachusetts.
- UU Family Seder This Sunday
Join us for this annual HUUC tradition honoring the Jewish ritual service and ceremonial dinner for the first nights of Passover. Click here for more information and to reserve your spot.
- Candidating Week will be in June
Although we don’t yet know who they will be, plans are already being made for the Candidate Minister’s upcoming visit. The candidate will preach two consecutive Sunday services, most likely in the first week of June, and will meet the members of our congregation in a series of events during the intervening week. Kirsti Gamage is taking the lead in coordinating the schedule, so stay tuned for your opportunity to talk with the person whom we hope will be our new minister!
- We have a new Chalice!
Don’t miss the unveiling of our new Chalice during the service on Sunday, March 26! It’s a one of a kind created by sculptor and orchardist Linda Hoffman. If you can’t wait to see it in person, click here for a sneak peak…