Second Minister Search Committee Update
The Second Minister Search Committee met this week on Tuesday, October 22. Among the highlights: *2020-21 stewardship campaign: We met with members of this year’s stewardship committee to talk about the importance of meeting our fundraising goal if we’re going to keep the second-minister search on track. This year’s campaign will likely include home visits.... Read more »
Beyond Categorical Thinking in Finding a Second Minister
We are looking for second minister to assist and enrich the life and work of First Parish. The Unitarian Universalist Association recommends that the program, “Beyond Categorical Thinking,” be part of every minister search process. It’s about not overlooking or even letting biases keep us from knowing that a particular minister would be the best... Read more »
Survey Results Huge Success!
Thanks to YOU the Survey Results are a Huge Success! The Second Minister Search Committee is so grateful for your efforts to complete the congregational survey. We received over 320 responses, WOW!!! This represents a very high response rate and provides the committee, minister, staff, and leadership with helpful information regarding life at FIrst Parish. ... Read more »
Second Minister Search Congregational Survey
Please click here to take the online version of the survey. This is your chance to be heard and influence the second minister search process. Please complete the survey no later than Tuesday, October 1. Read more on the Survey Landing Page.
Letter From the Second Minister Search Committee
September 4, 2019 This is the third in a series of reports on the work of the Second Minister Search Committee (SMSC). Check the E-Bulletin and the Spire for regular updates as the search process unfolds. Ingathering Sunday is upon us! Those of you who’ve been following our progress over the summer know that... Read more »
Letter from the Second Minister Search Committee
This is the second in a series of letters from the Second Minister Search Committee (SMSC). Check the E-Bulletin and the Spire for regular updates as the search process unfolds. For those just tuning in, SMSC is up and running! We’ve been meeting every couple of weeks since early June. On July 16 we spent... Read more »
Second Minister Search Committee Announced
Second Minister Search Committee members as elected by the congregation at Annual Meeting on May 19, with additional members appointed by Parish Committee: John Anderson, Lois Wainstock Fine, Carolyn Hodges, Marc Jacobson, Tina Silberman, and David Whitford. Congratulations to everyone!