• Renovation Update: July 14, 2017 - New Building Progress by Doug T.
  • 14 July Minister Moment - Last Sunday I gave my first of two summer sermons. The summer here at UCN is a time for members and guest speakers to comment on a particular topic – this year the topic is “growth.” And this coming Sunday my friend and colleague, Walter Clark, will be speaking on a “growth event” from 50 … Continued
  • July 5 Update - New Building Progress: July 5, 2017 by Doug T. Renovation work on our new building began on June 16. A variety of materials, including doors and wood trim were salvaged. Most of the carpet and a lot of other unnecessary materials were disposed of. Our contractor has just begun removing the heating/cooling units located in most … Continued
  • Renovation Begins at “Mike” - In preparation for remodeling, our board of directors established the Facility Oversight Committee chartered to establish a project schedule and milestones for church activities supporting the renovation, coordinating interactions with our contractor, designing and planning the finishing and furnishing our space, and executing our move from Yarmouth to 809 S. Military. In mid-June, Spacemakers, our … Continued
  • June 18 Update on “809” - On June 14, workers finished repair work on the well water system at our new property. That water is unfiltered and not safe for drinking, but is required for use during demolition work — at least until we have new pipes installed providing municipal (potable) water from curbside to our new building. Our general contractor, Spacemakers, … Continued
  • Preparing to Renovate “809” - Preparation for Renovation of 809 South Military Highway Property With the purchase of the 809 South Military Highway property, the Sacred Space Team (SST) has very successfully met its mission to present the congregation with a viable and affordable building for UCN’s executing its mission and vision. With the sale of the Yarmouth St church … Continued
  • Stewardship Campaign Completion Update - Our Annual Stewardship Campaign for the church year beginning 1 July is over.  We are elated to report that the congregation made commitments to contribute $314,430 to fund our church operations and salaries for the coming year.  Coming immediately after the Capital Campaign’s completion of the Challenge Fund this is truly outstanding!  Because of your … Continued
  • Happening June 14-20 - Want to know what’s happening in your Beloved Community this week? Find all the details here! This list is not inclusive of all the activities taking place at UCN this week — it is only a list of activities outside of Sunday morning’s worship service open to Members, Friends, and/or the Public. For a full calendar, … Continued
  • Summer RE Registration - Please register your children for Summer Religious Education classes. This summer, we will follow the “UU Superheroes” curriculum written by Gaia Brown. This curriculum shows how our lives (through our UU “superheroes”) confirm UU principles, encouraging growth both spiritually and ethically. UU Superheroes include: King John Sigismund, Thoreau, Parker, Latimer, Child, Reeves, Fahs, Priestly, Stefansson, Barton, … Continued
  • Update on 809 - New Building Update (by Doug T.) We recently had a hearing with the City of Virginia Beach departments about water and sanitation issues for our new building. On the basis of the significant cost and difficulty for us to connect to a water main on the opposite side of Military Highway and the adequate size … Continued