Author Archives: George Hixon

Annual Congregational Meeting Announcement

Notice of Annual Meeting

CALL TO THE MEETING

 

To members of the Allen Avenue Unitarian Universalist Church:

The Annual Meeting of the Allen Avenue Unitarian Universalist Church will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 31, 2019 at the church, 524 Allen Avenue, … read more.

A Message from the UUA

We find ourselves in a time of unease and a time of opportunity. With reports of violence and animosity becoming a regular occurrence, it can feel like we are under siege. Reports of mosque attacks in New Zealand, church attacks in Sri Lanka and a … read more.

Office Administration Update

Our wonderful Office Administrator, Alice Alexander, is very ill and is currently not able to come in to the office. Lynne Russell-Johnson and other volunteers have stepped up to cover her most critical duties, but there are still many gaps which the Personnel Committee is … read more.

Creativity and Art

“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes.
Art is knowing which ones to keep.” -Scott Adams

It is May. Yay!! Creation is exploding with new life. We at A2U2 are a part of that, reflecting and embodying the creativity to which the very Spirit … read more.

Search Committee Forming

FROM YOUR TRANSITION TEAM:

It’s time for the next key step in our church’s transition, selecting a SEARCH COMMITTEE FOR THE NEW SETTLED MINISTER. Our goal is to form a committee of 7 members over the next few weeks.

We are looking for a group which has … read more.

What the UUA Does for A2U2

During a meeting of the Board on Tuesday, 4/16, part of our discussion involved our church’s increased involvement with the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). Here are some of our observations:

We have increased our use of these resources in the past couple of years, most recently … read more.

One-Year House Rental

Our 4 BR 2.5 BA house ½ mile from A2U2 is available 6/15/ 2019—6/15/2020.

Spacious (3952 sq. ft) elegant, artistically decorated. Large fenced yard. Near Falmouth line in North Deering; off Allen Avenue in a development called Pineloch Woods. Great for kids; no traffic. 2500/mo.+ utilities.

Call … read more.

Stewardship Campaign Off to a Great Start!

In the first two weeks of the campaign we have received over $100,000 in pledges! Additionally, of those who have pledged, 62% have increased the amount of their yearly pledge. This is an encouraging start towards realizing our ambitious goal of $250,000. Thank you to … read more.

All of a Sudden It Happened

Why it was wonderful;
Why, all at once there were leaves,                                                            
Leaves at the end of a dry stick, small, alive
Leaves out of wood.  It was wonderful.
You can’t imagine.  They came by the wood path
And the earth loosened, the earth … read more.