UUPCC Seeks Exec Director
Be inspired and inspiring with Global UU’s! Partner Church Council Executive Director posting: http://www.uupcc.org/secure/uupcc/exec-dir-job-description.pdf. Contact annkgaryuupcc [at] uupcc [dot] org
Seeking Part-time Minister
Small but growing UU church in Ludington, Michigan is looking for a part-time minister to join our ministerial team. We currently have a four person team consisting of two part-time ministers (one retiring), a music director, and a church administrator. A perfect opportunity for someone who is moving towards full retirement or perhaps wants time to persue a second vocation or avocation. Ludington is a wonderful town on the west coast of Lake Michigan - 4 spectacular seasons, miles of sandy beaches, great hiking, biking and paddling opportunities. Send your resume to msc [at] peopleschurchludington [dot] org
Seeking Ethical Society Leader
The Northern Virginia Ethical Society, near Washington DC, seeks half-time, non-theistic, humanist clergy leader, starting summer 2016, to provide platform talks, pastoral functions, assistance in community building and membership growth for a progressive congregation of 88 adult members and 40 children. Training in congregational leadership and either Leader Certification from American Ethical Union or willingness to complete training is required. Visit us at www.noves.org. For more information, see Leader Search Committee or email leadersearch [at] noves [dot] org.
Part-time minister wanted
Small, friendly congregation in beautiful Lakes Region of New Hampshire seeks part-time minister beginning 8/1/16. Financially stable congregation, offering fair compensation. Website: www.uusl.net. Contact Don House (508) 344-4612, donhouse [at] metrocast [dot] net
Interim Director of Music, Eugene, OR
The Unitarian Universalist Church in Eugene (UUCE), seeks an Interim Director of Music to sustain and develop an engaging music program, three adult choirs, and direct musical presentations at least three Sundays per month from September to mid-June. The Interim Director will also produce and present three annual concerts, research, order and schedule appropriate music to align with and enhance Sunday service themes.
The qualified candidate will have formal training and experience in choral conducting, good organizational, administrative and communication skills, broad knowledge of musical periods, styles and choral repertoire. UUCE is an opening and affirming congregation which welcomes creativity and innovation. We have a well-developed music program consisting of three adult choirs that rotate Sunday performances and present three large concert events per year. Please see our website at uueugene.org to get a fuller sense of who we are.
COMPENSATION: Annual salary range $33,000-$40,500
HOW TO APPLY
This position begins June, 2016. Inquiries and CVs should be directed to minister [at] uueugene [dot] org for your interest in the Unitarian Universalist Church of Eugene's Interim Director of Music position.
UU Mystics in Community
Join the hundreds of UU Mystics in Community to share our connection to transcendent mystery and wonder. www.uumystics.org and on Facebook.
Life, Death and Spirituality...
Life, Death and Spirituality… by Richard E. Jensen, PhD, ABPP, also a UU. Most useful if past the search for salvation. ISBN-13: 978-1507653661 Amazon, print $9.95 e-book $2.99
By Sex Therapist Barbara Keiller, PhD and Urologist Dan Keiller, MD. Available as an e-book on their website, EnhancingRomancing.com
A Spiritual Journey
A spiritual journey of life, death, the Soul and why no Souls are left behind. This intelligently written, thought provoking new book, Continuing the Journey, Conservations Regarding the Soul, provides lucid insights into the Soul, why man is here and the forward journey of the Soul. Explore further at JourneyContinues.net
Your Next Home, Asheville, NC!
UU broker who knows Asheville’s neighborhoods, historic homes, and will be there every step of the way. Sybil Argintar, Dawn Wilson Realty. DawnWilsonRealty.com (828) 230-3773
1824 Stone Farmhouse
Built by Joseph Pennell family. 2.5 story, 3 room attic and basement. Fireplaces. Philadelphia, PA/Newark, DE area. 302-547-5777
Florida's Gulf Coast
Sarasota, Venice area, sales agent, Paul Casavant, Certified buyers’ representative, Medway Realty. Search homes at MoveToSarasotaFL.com or call 941-302-7251
Tired of Snow & Cold?
Move to sunny Las Cruces in Southern New Mexico! Welcoming UU church, university, 100,000 friendly people, top-rated for retirement. uuchurchlc.org, (575) 522-7281.
Fair Oaks Ecohousing
Is seeking new members for a 30-home intergenerational cohousing community near Sacramento, CA. www.fairoaksecohousing.org
Cohousing in Eugene, Oregon
Looking for a supportive, ecologically friendly place to live? Oakleigh Meadow Cohousing is an inter-generational community of 28 private townhouses and flats on the Willamette River near a vibrant downtown and university. Construction starts fall 2014. Join now for best selection and discounts! (541) 357-8303 or OakleighMeadow.org
Be Part of The Dream
Join Quimper Village, a proposed age 55+ cohousing community in beautiful Port Townsend, WA. Visit our website: QuimperVillage.com
B&B in Vermont
Members of Unitarian Universalist Church of Rutland offer guest rooms in their homes. All proceeds go to the church. Details at www.uuvtBandB.wordpress.com
B&B in Nation's Capital
Members of All Souls Church, Unitarian, offer guest rooms in their homes. All proceeds to the church. Details at www.all-souls.org.
Fort Myers, Florida B&B
Join us in our tropical paradise and stay with a UU host family. Deposit required. For more information email bedandbreakfast [at] uucfm [dot] org or call (239) 561-2700.
Atlantic Coast Florida B&B
Vero Beach, Oasis on the Atlantic. $75 per night in UU homes. Money goes to UU. Deposit required. (772) 569-2768
Getaway to Palm Springs, CA
Tennis? Golf? Hiking? We've got it all. UUCOD's BnB offers private rooms ($75 single; $85 double), casitas w/private bath ($100) hosted by church members for UU visitors. For registration information email bnb [at] uucod [dot] org. $25 nonrefundable deposit required.
Events & Tours
What are you doing between Christmas and New Year?
Why not come to a UU Winter Gathering at 4-H Camp Cloverleaf in Lake Placid, Florida? Where the average December temperature is 75 F? Contact director [at] swimuu [dot] org or go to www.swimuu.org for more information.
Spectacular fundraising tours organized by 4 Alaska UU congregations. Experience Native culture, wildlife, Denali Park, UU homestays. Positively the BEST way to visit Alaska. Don’t delay – tour fills quickly. Find out about earning free Alaska Airlines flight. Visit www.WhaleCoastAK.org, dfrey [at] whalecoastak [dot] org, or (907) 322-4966.
Travel Addicts 2016 Adventures!!
Trips with small groups of UUs and friends. 2016 trips feature Oaxaca, Mexico; Spain & Morocco, Cuba, Paris & Provence. Roommates arranged. Eileenstraveladventures.com, EBaker8991 [at] comcast [dot] net or (781) 925-1612
Jean Shinoda Bolen Workshop
Heart activism and Artemis. Healing Circle. February 19-21, 2016. Estero, Florida. $250. www.happehatchee.org. (239) 992-5455. Happehatchee [at] gmail [dot] com.
2015-17 Explorations with UUs
Visit Buddhist cave grottoes/Islamic cultures on Northwest China’s old Silk Road, plus extension to Central Asia, perhaps Mongolia. Frolicking with whales, Baja, Mexico. Bhutan, plus extension. Southern Africa. New Mexico harvest festivals. Details at rogerharmon123 [at] gmail [dot] com. Overview, Worldviews2000.com. Plus: northern Thai villa and trips to Nepal, Autumn 2016, Bali. www.lannathaivilla.com, stephenwilke [at] gmail [dot] com
Travel to Cuba
Soltura Cuba Travel allows you to experience the real Cuba while having a positive impact. Visit www.solturatravel.com for details.
Cuba Service-Learning Programs
Global Service Corps collaborating with Cuba-UU Portland and University of Matanzas offering conversational English volunteer service programs monthly. www.globalservicecorps.org
Beautiful one-bedroom near the Marais. Sleeps 2. Wifi. $850/week. parisapartment [at] verizon [dot] net
Oregon Coast Wavecatcher
Oceanfront cabin on the spectacular Oregon coast. Stunning views, sandy beach. Scoters, spindrift and seals. Small, intelligent library. Two bedrooms + loft, all w/double beds. Fully equipped including linens. $135/night + tax /cleaning. Portland or Eugene airports, 2-4 scenic hours by car depending on route. UU owned/managed. WaveCatcherBeachRentals.com 541-740-9953.