Month of transition

Greetings, dear Friends,

October can be a melancholy month for some of us.

Those who revel in the heat of summer, surely have done a LOT of reveling this year, with August recorded as the hottest on record!

In my childhood, it was the end of August that … read more.

New and inventive ways

Greetings, dear friends,

In our Unitarian Universalist tradition, the first Sunday after Labor Day often marks the “start” of a new church year. In a common ritual variously called the Water Service, Communion or Ceremony, we each pour a few ounces of water into a shared … read more.

What lies ahead?

The skies are gray and clouds are low hanging this morning as I write my first message to you as your new Consulting Minister. Western New York has experienced continued days of heavy rain, loud thunderous storms, and the morning’s weather report warns of rising … read more.

Ministerial transition

We extend our gratitude and best wishes to Rev. George Buchanan, who will retire from professional ministry and will leave our congregation at the end of June. Our new minister, Rev. Sally Hamlin, will begin her work with UUCNC in August.

A new adventure!

Our new home at 222 Temple St, Fredonia NY

Our congregation is about to set off on a new adventure!

At our annual meeting on June 9, members of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Northern Chautauqua voted to purchase the buildings and grounds at 222 Temple St, … read more.