Church Business

UUCE’s main leadership comes from the Board of Trustees, and the policies set down by the Board are put into practice by the Executive Team. To foster open communication and accountability, UUCE’s leadership posts regular updates so congregants know what’s being discussed and implemented in our church. Visit the Church Leadership page to learn more about UUCE’s Leadership.

Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes for May 6, 2024

Present: Krista Wagner, Steve Stultz, Kevin Sweeney, Erica Khan, Henry Fixemer, Ann Kremer, Tom Lesiewicz, Mike Moutrie Began at 6:35pm Todd Underwood accepted to be the delegate to Mid-America Regional Assembly Shared feedback re: budget open house with Krista Approval of Minutes Financial: Kevin went through financial updates Budget: Kevin went through budget updates Looked at Budgets A and B for what it will look like if we hire a part-time minister A:  Krista motion to present, Steve second; Aye…

 Fundraising Open House

Fundraising Open House Sunday September 17th 12-2:00pm Please bring your fundraising ideas to this all-church brainstorming session, we will be meeting in the Sanctuary. We are looking for proven fundraising ideas to help solve our income problem! Contact with any questions.  Thank you! Krista Wagner President, Board of Trustees Unitarian Universalist Church of Elgin

Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes for May 28, 2023

BOT Meeting 5/28/23 Meeting Began – 12:00 pm Present – Tom Lesiewicz, Steve Stultz, Henry Fixemer, Kevin Sweeney, Krista Wagner, Erica Khan, Stephen Day (rep for Worship Team) Check in Centering New Business Approval – of Apr 23 and 30 Meeting Minutes No Parking Sign – A semi-trailer was parked just inside our lot, and Mila had a verbal conflict with the contractor in question. Police said to get a “No Parking” sign and to call rather than facing owners…

From the Church Office

Next week’s Unichord newsletter deadline is Tuesday August 8th. I’ll be taking a few days off and preparing the newsletter a bit earlier. The church office will be closed Thursday August 10th – Tuesday August 15th. Mila Brinker, church administrator

From the Board of Trustees

Hello all, As my term as the President of the Board of Trustees ends, I want to take a bit of time to reflect on the 2022-2023 church year. One of the biggest threads that I see running throughout the year is increased communication, both within the church and with our friends and neighbors outside of UUCE. The Board and Executive Team each had a representative attend the other team’s meetings, and, speaking for the Board, this greatly increased our…

Very Important Request from ET

Dear Members and Friends of UUCE: As part of our shared ministry at UUCE, we value a healthy and active religious education program. We, on the Executive Team, believe that the vitality of our RE Program is crucial to our success as a religious community. We hope you share that perspective! We are currently involved in a search for a new Religious Education Coordinator. Our goal is to have someone in that role for the upcoming church year. The formation…