Category: News

In the Interim by Rev. Eric Meter

First off, I want to thank those who have already written to me with their responses to my question for you all in advance of our Water Ceremony worship service on September 13. The question is What nourishes you now? Short or long(ish), please send … read more.

Join the OBUUC Easter Photo Parade


Join the OBUUC Easter Parade! Send DLRE Leann an Easter photo – old, new, of you, of your family, of your children, grandchildren, your pet. Dress in an Easter Bonnet, dye Easter eggs, make an Easter basket and then send us a photo! Anything … read more.

Church Closed – due to Covid-19

Dear Beloveds,

All of you are so very much in my heart right now. Especially our elders and those at increased risk. None of us ever expected to be living in a time such as we are. Your staff and leadership have been following the Coronavirus … read more.

In the Interim February 2020

It’s a bit hard to believe but this month marks the beginning of my final six months serving as your interim minister. Wow. Where did the time go? We have done so much good work together. And I have been blessed with being welcomed into … read more.

Multicultural Holiday Books

A trend which has gained traction over the past few years on social media is the “four gift rule”. Parents pledge to give their offspring just four presents: Something they want, something they need, something to wear and something to read. Now that my kids … read more.

In the Interim November 2019

“When Help Is Not Helpful”

As UUs we are a people of compassion. We see need and our first impulse is to reach out and help. We are good that way. It’s what drives our commitment to social justice. Much of that work is done through … read more.