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COW: June 2

Come one come all!  Mark your calendar! Please join us for the June 2 Committee of the Whole (COW)! Agenda items to follow!  Stay tuned! See you there!

Message from the Moderator

Dear Friends and Members of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation Hillsborough, I am writing to inform you that I must step down 6 weeks prior to the fulfillment of my three year term as Moderator. Family obligations and out of town trips prevent me from attending meetings and discussions as we conclude this fiscal year. My … Continued

OCIM SALE!

$1 sale at OCIM Thrift shop!!     May 11th, 9 am to 4 pm! 

 Crisis at Orange County Schools – JU Action Thursday May 9th

On Monday night there was an unprecedented leadership shake-up at the Orange County Board of Education (read more below). It couldn’t have happened at a worst time. Hanging in the balance is the funding for key initiatives to address top community concerns: increasing teacher diversity, bi-lingual staff, and advancing racial equity in Orange County Schools. … Continued

Update from Rev. Patty

Dear Members and Friends of UUCH, It has come to my attention that many UU congregations have been hit by an email scam.  It involves making a fake Gmail account in the minister’s name, and then sending a request to the congregation’s directory list for gift cards to be sent to the minister.  When the … Continued

Reflection on OCIM’s 2019 Walk for Hunger:

  Thanks one and all for your support and participation in last Sunday’s OCIM “Walk for Hunger.”  As you may (or may not) know, this annual march is the biggest fundraiser for OCIM’s Samaritan Ministry Food Bank.  Through all those who sponsored us as walkers—[walkers this year being John Kinch, Rae Fernandez, me, my daughter … Continued

Justice United Assembly

On Thursday, May 9, at 7:00 pm we will gather at Lattisville Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Cedar Grove for a Justice United Assembly. At the assembly, we will hear from Orange Co School board chair, Brenda Stephens and vice chair, Sarah Smylie about their plan to diversify their school staff in the coming hiring … Continued

Memorial Day Weekend Camping and Sunday Potluck

Our annual Memorial Day camping trip has been booked!  Here’s our group tent site, ain’t it beautiful? Cost is only $2 per person, per night.  So make sure to talk to Lorri and save your spot for May 25-27. If you’d like to rent a cabin, call Hyco Lake now and reserve!   For those … Continued

Stewardship Update

Stone by Stone: Building together what none of us could achieve alone STEWARDSHIP UPDATE: The end of our 2019-20 Stewardship campaign has arrived. Thank you to all who have added a stone to continue to build our spiritual home here at UUCH.  The present pledge total is $91,404.  If you would like to make a … Continued

Stewardship Update

Stone by Stone: Building together what none of us could achieve alone. Friendly Reminder from Stewardship: 2019-2020 Annual Pledge Campaign will conclude this upcoming Sunday, April 28th, 2019.  Thank you to all who have already handed in their annual pledge cards.  For those who still need  to, please hand them into Hannah Shanafelt.  If you … Continued