Author Archives: Nicole Duff

President’s Report: Means to Our Ends

by Tom Doe, President

Please help the Board set the direction for our new church year.

The big event on the board’s calendar for October is our annual board retreat, which will be on Saturday, October 20. The board retreat usually happens in June or July, … read more.

My Journey Through Discomfort

by Mark Norelius

My Dear Fellow UU’s at East Shore,

I would like to invite you to join me on my journey through discomfort. I caution you though, because I don’t think it will be a quick one. I do hope and expect it will be … read more.

Right Relations Facilitation Team Has Launched!

by Louise Wilkinson

As you know, the Right Relations Committee has been working for the last year and a half to help embed a covenant of caring and intentional relationship-building and deepening into all of our interactions at East Shore. Right Relations emphasizes practicing openness and … read more.

Music Notes: Benefits of Singing

by Eric Lane Barnes

Singing is a personal act. It involves our whole self: body, mind and spirit. From a purely physical standpoint, singing increases blood flow to the brain, lungs and extremities, lowers blood pressure, reduces cortisol (the ‘stress hormone’) improves posture and might … read more.

Khasi Hills: Trinkets & Treasures a Success!

by Barb Clagett & Doug Strombom

The Trinkets & Treasures rummage sale was a huge success! Our dedicated volunteers and donors helped raise nearly $6,000 for the church’s partnership with Unitarian communities in NE India! The funds will pay annual salaries for five teachers at … read more.