These resources are provided by Mark Bernstein, CERG Growth Development Consultant. We also recommend you visit the UUA Resources Pages for additional resources listings. Of particular note is the Top Picks for Growth on the UUA website.

Web-based Resources

  • Interested in the yearly Breakthrough Congregation Videos? You can now view them online at http://www.uua.org/growth/breakthrough/index.shtml
  • A Religion for Our Time video series highlights inspiring work in Unitarian Universalist congregations, including innovative projects relating to worship, social justice, membership, and fellowship. New episodes will be added every few weeks to this multimedia page: http://www.uua.org/multimedia/religion/index.shtml
  • New UUA Resources for Small and Midsized Congregations. The UUA is creating new website resource collections for small and mid-sized congregations. If your congregation has up to 150 members, or up to about 125 at worship, please see www.uua.org/smallcongregations There you will find connections to information and opportunities especially for small congregations. There is a page also posted on UUA.org for Midsize Congregations at ht These resources are a work-in-progress and the Growth Services Program (Susanna Whitman and team) will be expanding these in the weeks and months to come.
  • CLF resources subscription for small congregations http://clf.uua.org/churchonloan/
  • Do you want to make your Sunday mornings run smoothly, from greeting to coffee hour? Learn how the UU Fellowship of Centre County, PA created a ministry of hospitality teams
  • A sermon on The Five Kinds of Growth by Jan Gartner.
  • In this seven minute clip, Alban senior consultant Alice Mann describes the toughest congregational size transition--from pastoral- to program size. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CP41mskMnok&feature=BF&list=UL_AI-YPoZp4A&index=3

Books:

DVD's:

  • Ideas for Growth: Welcoming the Newcomer. Available through the UUA Bookstore.
  • Making a Case for Unitarian Universalism. Rev. James Kubal-Komoto. Available directly from the author. For more information on this item, contact Mark Bernstein.
 

Standing on the Side of Love Logo

 

Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations

 

CERG promotes equality and full access for Unitarian Universalists with physical, intellectual and psychiatric disabilities.

For more information, visit the Equual Access website or the UUA Accessibilities Page

CERG Update Newsletter



Email Marketing by VerticalResponse
 
Joomla Template: by JoomlaShack