COVID Updates for the 2022 New Year

With the positivity rate in Minnesota at the highest it has been at any point in the pandemic, we have made the difficult, but necessary decision to move to online worship and programming for the rest of January. Religious Education leaders are in conversation about how best to help students stay connected through virtual RE. Read below and view Rev. Lisa’s 1/12 Mid-Week Video Message for more details. 

For the past two years, we have been guided by the values of safety, inclusion, and consent in our COVID policies for our congregation and community. We have followed the science and the recommendations of the CDC and MDH. While we have rejoiced in the ability to offer an in person option and to pursue hybrid church, we must also consider the changing context around us in light of our values and care for one another.  Continue reading →

UUCM Mid-Week Message 12/29/21

Following a turbulent, but highly successful semester overcoming scheduling conflicts, COVID, and extreme weather, the UUCM Choir is honored to share this midweek musical message with the congregation! Click on the song name to view each performance.

You are also invited to view an introduction and link to this month’s UUConnectMonthly newsletter, below the midweek message videos. 

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December 2021: UUConnect Monthly

We hope that opening this month’s issue of UUConnectMonthly will bring you a bit of joy. You can read about Avenues for Youth bringing holiday joy to youth experiencing homelessness, find links to joy-full music and books and learn about creating your own Box of Joy. Thanks for reading!

Grateful to connect with you,
Stephanie Siewert and Lori Arnold –