The MDD “Walk the Talk” Award is given to a Unitarian Universalist lay person for living a life which best exemplifies Unitarian Universalist principles. For 2017, the award goes to Joyce Nickols of the Unitarian Church of Los Alamos, New Mexico. The award honors those who have lived a life
Christine Robinson is the winner of 2017 MDD’s Los Alamos Unitarian Church’s Award Honoring Dale Arnink, Minister Emeritus, for a Sermon exploring and promoting Humanist Teachings in Unitarian Universalism. Christine has been the minister of the First Unitarian Church of Albuquerque since November 1988. Her undergraduate degree was in music,
Make Your Winter Call Contribution Dear Chalice Lighters Member, First I would like to thank you for participation in Chalice Lighters! Your support, and that of others like you, has brought many wonderful achievements to our faith in our district including hiring of new congregational staff, building purchase and remodeling.
Where are staff and the Mountain Desert District (MDD) board in this process of regional collaboration? What are the next steps to meet the vision for building stronger congregations and a more robust expression of UU in the west? Join Nancy Bowen, PWR regional lead, Victor Ashear,
Congratulations to Jesse King, member of Jefferson Unitarian Church in Golden, CO, who has just been appointed as the chair of the Ministerial Fellowship Committee by the Unitarian Universalist Association’s Board of Trustees. He is the first African American to hold this post. From the UU World: King will take
Mountain Desert District congregations are busting out all over: the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ogden, Utah, has also been designated a Breakthrough Congregation by the UUA for 2014. Click the right and left arrows on the image above for more pictures! From the UU World: Look around the sanctuary on
Congratulations to the Unitarian Universalist Church of Boulder, CO, which is recognized as a 2014 Breakthrough Congregation by the UUA! You can click the forward and back arrows on the image above to see more great pictures. From the UU World: Today when you walk up the sunny pathway to
Download the Annual Report for the 2014 Mountain Desert District Annual Meeting, which took place in April in Sheridan, WY.
Welcome to the brand new Mountain Desert District web site. We are excited to launch a brand new format and look for the site, and to invite more involvement from our congregations and partner organizations in supporting the message of Unitarian Universalism in the Mountain West. We’re Tweeting! The new
April 11-13th Youth and adult companions from all over the district are invited to join us at Jefferson Unitarian Universalist Church to celebrate the transition of youth to young adulthood known as “bridging” for our friends in their last year of high school or the equivelant. Not only does the