Month: June 2022

From our Minister 

There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning. 

~ Louis L’Amour 

Our first year of ministry together is coming to completion. It has been quite a year, hasn’t it? And we have done some good … read more.

From the Board of Trustees / June 2022

by Debra Oria, Trustee 

Summer is upon us! It’s time once again for warm weather, sunshine, picnic blankets, beaches, fireflies, and badminton. Here in Connecticut, we are fortunate to have all four seasons to celebrate and enjoy, some of which we may wish were shorter than … read more.

Music at the Ridge

by Nancy Hershatter
Beginning on October 2, one Sunday per month at 4:00 p.m. our Fellowship Hall will ring with the sounds of a brand new live music series which we are calling Music at the Ridge. These live acoustic music shows will feel like a … read more.

Calling All of Us for Juneteenth Celebration!

Join us for the Juneteenth — National Independence Day — Celebration 2022! The theme is “Honoring our Heritage: Forging the Future.” Come help us build connections in the community and bear out our 8th Principle by showing our support for the past and future of … read more.

Religious Education – June 2022

From Our Director of Religious Education For Children and Youth 

Congratulations to the high school class of 2022! 

We were so glad to bless your journey into young adulthood during your Bridging Ceremony in May. 

Em Strilowich first came to the UU Congregation of Danbury around 2010. She … read more.

Notes on 200 Years (and More) June 2022

Notes on Two Hundred Years (and More)

by Douglas H. Parkhurst 

Organized Unitarianism came to Connecticut later than did Universalism. The first Unitarian church in the state was First Ecclesiastical Society, a Congregational church in the town of Brooklyn, in the northeast part of Connecticut. In … read more.

Ministry/Team News

From the Membership Team
Sunday Connections for Newcomers – Newcomers are invited to join Rev. Kathleen after the service
on Sunday, June 12, in the Fellowship Hall for an informal get-acquainted session. Let us know what brought you here. What questions do you have about Unitarian Universalism … read more.

June Events

Sunday Service Workshop For All!
Wednesday, June 22, 7-8pm

This one-hour workshop is for anyone who would like to learn how to plan a lay led service, what the order of service is all about, and other fun facts about Sunday services. This will be a multiplatform … read more.

June Services

One Service at 10:00 AM at UUCD
and via Zoom email for Zoom link

Sunday, June 5th  Flower Communion and Religious Education Sunday 

Bring a flower to share and join Revs. Kathleen Rudoff, Sierra-Marie Gerfao, and the Religious Education Ministry Team as … read more.