Part of the Unitarian Universalist Association’s nationwide network of leadership schools, MidWest Leadership Schoolis a week-long intensive program in leadership and group dynamics. Led by lay and ordained staff with a deep understanding of UU congregations, MWLS
- develops both youth and adults into congregational leaders
- provides leadership tools and skills
- deepens Unitarian Universalist identity
This is an extremely intense week of workshops, discussions, intimate small groups, worship preparation, personal theological exploration and growth.
In exchange for wholehearted commitment to a strenuous schedule, MWLS offers a life-changing and congregation-nourishing opportunity.
The first meeting of the 2019/20 BUUF Board is scheduled for Sunday, July 21st, from 9:00am to 10:00am. Board members include:
Harvey Johnson, President
Beth La Fleur, Vice President
Dave Sarra, Treasurer
Sandy Walker, Secretary
Diane Gibbons, Member-at-Large
All BUUF members and friends are welcome to attend the meeting.
The July Book Club Meeting will take place on Friday, July 26th, from 7:00pm – 9:00pm at the home of Ellen and Dennis Higdon. July’s book club selection is “Lucky You” by Carl Hiaasen.
“JoLayne Lucks lives in a town infamous for its suspicious miracles, but she’s still elated when her lottery numbers finally pay off big-$28 million, to be exact. And she has great plans for her fortune: to save a rare piece of Florida paradise from the bulldozers. Only one problem: There’s another winning Lotto ticket, and the people who’ve got it just never learned how to share. When the two militia wannabes swipe JoLayne’s ticket, she enlists an off-the-rails newspaperman to help her track down the trigger-happy creeps and their bewildered hostage, a Hooters waitress. Getting rich quick is never easy…”