Ministerial Search News

  • Rev. Diana Smith

    Rev. Diana Smith Chosen as Ministerial Candidate

    The Ministerial Search Committee has announced Rev. Diana Smith as their recommended candidate to become the congregation's next settled minister. Rev. Diana will virtually engage with the UUS community in a variety of ways during a ten-day Candidating Week beginning on Wednesday, April 22, including leading Sunday services on April 26 and May 3.

  • Self-study Report

    On Monday, December 2nd, the Ministerial Search Committee posted a PDF of our Self-Study (summary report of survey, cottage meetings, and focus groups).

  • UUS Mission & Vision Workshop

    Who are we? Where are we going? The answers to these questions are important to us and to ministers we want to attract to UUS. We’ll generate our mission and vision at a congregational workshop on Saturday, November 2, from 10-3. Lunch and childcare provided. Registration is required.

  • Ministerial Search Cottage Meetings

    The next phase of the ministerial search process will begin with small group discussions (cottage meetings) for groups of 10 to 12 people. Sessions will be at UUS before the services on October 13 and 20, and after the services on October 27 and November 3. Sign up online or after services.

  • Beyond Categorical Thinking Workshop, Oct. 6

    Rev. Keith Kron of the UUA Transitions Office will lead this important workshop as part of the ministerial search process. The goal is to help congregation members recognize and move beyond any biases they may hold in their vision of an acceptable minister. Lunch and childcare provided, register online.

  • Ministerial Search Congregational Survey

    Members and friends are invited to participate in the ministerial search process by completing an important congregational survey. Online and paper versions are available. Deadline is Sept. 15.