Author Archives: Erica

Transportation Requests

A few church members have volunteered to give rides to members who do not have transportation, or cannot drive, to UUCA events. If you would like to arrange a ride, please let Rev. Gaye know at least three weekdays before the event: email minister@uuaugusta.org or call 706-733-7939.

UUCA at Pride 2017

UUCA Members at Augusta Pride! On June 24th, UUCA participated in the annual Augusta Pride Parade. This is a yearly event for our congregation to participate in. Our Social Justice committee is very involved with this event. If you are interested in participating in next year’s parade or in our Social Justice committee, contact Contact: … Continued

Unitarian Universalism: A Direction, Not a Path

Unitarian Universalism is not a set of steps one takes to get to a predetermined end point. We do not preach an end, but an ongoing process. We expect to continue to learn; adapting, and improving throughout our lifetimes and passing our mission to future generations. Our heaven, the Beloved Community, will not be a … Continued

A candid welcome to Unitarian Universalism

A Candid Welcome to UU We see it all the time: Signs by doors say, “Everyone welcome here,” but we know it’s not true. We know that, because of our economic status, or sexual orientation, or gender identity, or racial or cultural background, or physical or mental ability, we are not actually welcome. As senior … Continued

Partnership Across The River

Rev. Gaye Ortiz shares the history of collaboration between the sister congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Augusta, Georgia and the Aiken Unitarian Universalist Church in South Carolina in the latest Growing Unitarian Universalism blog. “The 60-plus years of collaboration between Aiken and Augusta has made me the minister I am today…Going forward, we … Continued

Unitarian Universalist Church of Augusta at Amazon Smile

Have you heard that we have an Amazon Smile Page? Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Unitarian Universalist Church of Augusta, GA whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.  UUCA Amazon Smile

Unitarian Universalist Church of Augusta is on Facebook!

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Augusta has a great Facebook page. We have announcements about things going on at the church and reflections from our Rev. Gaye and others. Please check it out! Unitarian Universalist Church of Augusta on Facebook

New Progressive Religious Coalition Facebook Page

Some of you may know or be members of The Progresive Religious Coalition of Augusta. But, did you know The Progressive Religious Coalition of Augusta and the CSRA has a new Facebook page?  Please check out and “Like” the new page! Progressive Religious Coalition of Augusta

UUCA Green Sanctuary Assessment Survey

The results of the UUCA Green Sanctuary congregational assessment are ready for you to review and add to! Perhaps you carpool to church or bring sustainable snacks when you bring food for the coffee hour. Perhaps you are part of or work with a marginalized community, even if it’s not local. Do you have skills … Continued