Minister Search

The minister search committee for 2019-2020 has begun its work. Updates about the committee’s work will be posted here. You can contact the committee at search@uucss.org

The members of the 2019-2020 minister search committee (pictured below) are Beverly Schnetzler, Charles Jeremy Holt, Anna Molpus, Steven Hirsch, Katie Haag, Sharon Snyder and Lisa Schumaker.

Search Committee 2019-20

Blue Holidays Healing Circle

December 8, 12:30 p.m. Join Rev. Lyn and the Lay Ministers in a contemplative, participatory worship service that addresses grief and other complex emotions that we bring into the winter holidays. There will be music, sharing, and silence as we face the difficulties and dwell in the mystery together.

Conversations for Liberation

December 15, 12:00-2:00 p.m. How will we move our faith forward toward greater justice? This is a central question for Unitarian Universalism, and one that participants at this year’s UUA General Assembly engaged with in facilitated small group discussions. The UUA and several partner organizations have invited congregations to continue the conversation, and to continue…

October Update from the Search Committee

Your 2019-2020 Search Committee brings you these updates on where we are and what’s ahead: Cottage Meetings/Congregant Emails As you may recall from last year, part of the ministerial search process is gathering input from the congregation about who we are, what our future vision is for the church, and how our future minister can help us achieve that vision. One avenue for…

Go Green Kick-Off

The Green Sanctuary will host a Go Green kick -off November 10 in the Triangle Room following the Sunday service. Visit our table to find out more about how you can get 100% green electricity for your home or apartment without installing costly solar panels and while keeping your current utility provider. Community solar projects, …

Workshop on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

October 27 12-2:00 pm at UUCSS in the Sanctuary. The Maryland Commission on Civil Rights will offer a free Workshop on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity. Learn how you can be welcoming to queer and gender non conforming people at our church, in the workplace, and in your community. Light lunch and vegetarian options will be available for…

Pathways to Membership Class

Are you interested in becoming a member of UUCSS?  Our next Pathways to Membership class will be from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm on Saturday, October 26 in the Dolan Lounge in the Admin building at the church. Reverend Cox will be joining us. The Pathways class provides an opportunity to learn more about the history and principles of…

No Service August 18: Friendship Day

UUCSS will be CLOSED on Sunday, August 18, as we travel to our neighbors at the Cedar Lane UU Church for Friendship Day. Cedar Lane UU Church is located at 9601 Cedar Lane Bethesda, MD 20814. Friendship Day is a multigenerational service celebrating creativity and collaboration. Worship at Cedar Lane UU Church in the summer…