Author: BBUUC PR

Minister’s Report June 2022

I started writing this newsletter article on the morning of Tuesday May 24. At that time, I was feeling grief and anger over the racist mass shooting in Buffalo, New York, and the leaked draft Supreme Court decision overturning Roe V. Wade. I was thinking … read more.

ICARE 2022 Celebration Dinner

Celebrate Success!

BBUUC took home top awards at the ICARE Celebration dinner last month. One award for bringing 100% of our average worship attendance to the Nehemiah Assembly and another for investing over $5,000 in the social justice ministry. 

Thanks to … read more.

Animal Chaplain

UU Animal Chaplain Elizabeth DeCoux is available to provide support to any BBUUC member grieving the death of an animal, whether the loss is recent, many years ago, or anticipated.  She is also available to attend an animal’s euthanasia within Duval County and to provide … read more.

The Mountain is Hiring!

As our programming is increasing,  The Mountain Retreat & Learning Center, UU-affiliated, in western North Carolina is filling several seasonal and permanent positions.  The Mountain is a magical place to live and work.  Please consider applying for one of these positions, and encourage others … read more.

Ministers Report May 2022

My heart is full with gratitude for my wonderful trip to Jacksonville last week. It was such a joy to meet so many of you in person! It was good to hug, to talk and laugh together. I feel that the in-person time we … read more.

Animal Ministry May 2022

88% of pet owners consider their pet a part of the family.  When such a companion animal dies, however, the comforting rituals which typically accompany the death of a human family member are rarely available to the bereaved.  Things are changing for the better.  BBUUC … read more.