Congregation News

Thanks for Picnic Fun

We had a great turnout for the picnic/pool party! Thirty two adults and twenty one kids enjoyed the beautiful weather, great food, and all kinds of fun! From creek wading and lawn games to just catching up with friends, a good time was had by all! Thanks for helping us celebrate UUCC’s 20th anniversary! Pat … Continued

Crossing Borders

Comments on the July 16th service, by Annie Johnson: On July 16th (two Sunday’s ago) Elizabeth Valencia shared her experiences Crossing Borders and Crossing Back. She says in her program description that “we speak of stepping outside of our comfort zones and going beyond ourselves. How does crossing borders alter life, though? And what can … Continued

New Officers for Fiscal Year

The UUCC Board of Directors approved the following officers for the upcoming year: Pat Pollack – President Tasha Ritter – Vice President Jim Ferrell – Treasurer Colleen Tennery Amanda Brizendine We are going to rotate the secretary position so there isn’t a permanent secretary at this time.

Credo Discussion – Reinvention

The great management consultant Peter Drucker wrote that the core product of all social service organizations is a ‘changed human being’. A congregation’s mission is its unique answer to the question, ‘whose lives do we intend to change, and in what way?’ A congregation that limits its vision to pleasing its members falls short of … Continued

Volunteers Needed for Lion’s Den

There are five Wednesdays in the month of May, so UUCC will be cooking the meal for The Lion’s Den Community Lunch at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Plainfield.  We will be trying a new recipe, Inside-out Cordon Bleu with green beans and scalloped potatoes.  Prep is on Tuesday, May 30 from noon to around … Continued

The Eastern Traditions

A new meditation Program is being offered by member Brad Uebinger. When: This class will be Sundays after church June 11th, 18th and 25th, take off the 4th of July weekend, and then come back for July 9th and 16th. Format: I picture each session being one hour and fifteen to one hour and thirty … Continued

Report on Annual Meeting

A quorum of 27 members were present when Board President Pat Pollack called the meeting to order at approximately 11:30 a.m. Bylaws Change A involved changing the bylaws to allow five board members instead of six, because of the difficulty in finding members to serve on the board. The motion passed, with one member opposed. … Continued

Underwear Collection Results

Thank you to all those who donated either underwear or money to the annual “Underneath It All, We’re All the Same” underwear collection. Our congregation donated 4 packages of underwear and $259.63. This outreach mission distributed a total of 1769 items last week to fourteen (14) agencies including eleven (11) Food Pantries in Hendricks County, … Continued

Lion’s Den Volunteers Needed

There are five Wednesdays in the month of March, so UUCC will be cooking at The Lion’s Den at St. Mark’s in Plainfield March 28 & 29. Prep for the meal will be the Tuesday before from noon to around 4:30. We need cooks, servers, dish washers, delivery drivers, packagers, set-up, clean-up, and desserts. Contact … Continued

Interested in Knitting?

Erica and Dave Broughton have agreed to teach a one-time class on knitting. (If there is a strong preference for crocheting please let us know!) They are offering to provide yarn. They can bring needles if you don’t have them. They get them for their shop for $3 wholesale. Join us for this fun and … Continued