Category: News

Temporary Closing of Church Building

Dear Members, Friends, Visitors and Staff of UUCE,  

Due to the Covid-19 virus, based on guidance from the UUA and discussion with knowledgeable members of the congregation, the UUCE building will be closed to in-person meetings, including Sunday service, for the time being and while the … read more.

Share the Plate on Music Sunday 3-8-2020

This Sunday the collection during the service will benefit our music program.

Please if paying by check note on the memo line if the amount is to go to your pledge or the collection this Sunday for our Music Program.

We thank you for your generosity.

UUtheVote Postponed

This event is postponed that was to be held on Saturday, March 28, at the home of Dotty Carringi and Mike Moutrie in Elgin due to the current situation with the Corona Virus.
Contact Dotty by email at for more information.

“Progressive people of faith can … read more.

CommUUnity Garden Planning

Calling all Gardeners!  Planning for our CommUUnity garden will take place on Sunday, March 8 after the service, in the 3rd floor couch room.  Last summer we harvested over 260 pounds of squash, tomatoes, potatoes, cucumbers and carrots, plus 50 pints of cherry tomatoes from our small garden.  The produce was donated to help feed persons in need in Elgin.  With … read more.

Music Sunday just around the corner!

It’s 2 weeks until Music Sunday, and time to start thinking about what song you want to share. Our spring Music Sunday will be on March 8th this year, so mark it on your calendar! If you’re interested in participating, send an email to … read more.

Our 2019 Service Auction is Coming!

November 16th, Save the date!

Our fun-filled Service Auction preparation is underway.

Let’s all dust off our thinking caps!
Start thinking about what
YOUR service item will be.
We can’t wait to find out.
Remember, this is our BIGGEST fundraiser of the year!

Some of the details:

This is … read more.