Creating a Vibrant Spiritual Community through Small Group Ministry Training Course, Kingswood

19 delegates from seven MUA congregations attended a whole-day training course about Small Group Ministry, led by the inspirational Rev. Jim Robinson of Hampstead. After a spiritual opening session, to remind us that we are a spiritual community, not just a social club, we all “checked in”, by sharing the wide variety of small groups … Read more

Oxford member Catherine Robinson has article in The Guardian

Below is the link to a splendid article by Oxford’s Pulpit Secretary, Catherine Robinson, which was published in the Guardian and online on 28th March 2009. As a succint summary of what Unitarianism is about, it can hardly be bettered.

Midland Unitarian Association AGM held at The Great Meeting House Unitarian Church, Coventry

38 members from 13 of our 18 congregations, plus two visitors (Mrs. Joyce Ashworth, President of the Unitarian General Assembly and Mrs. Lis Dyson-Jones, MUA link member on the GA’s Executive Committee) came together on a beautiful Spring day at Coventry’s Great Meeting House Unitarian Church. The business part of the meeting went very smoothly, … Read more

Goodbye Midland Union – Hello Midland Unitarian Association!

At our AGM on 21st March 2009, at the Great Meeting House Unitarian Church, Coventry, it was decided by the meeting that our ‘working name’ (in other words what we are known as) should be changed from ‘Midland Union’ to ‘Midland Unitarian Association’, MUA for short. Four names had been put forward for consideration: ‘Midland … Read more

Kingswood Tercentenary Celebrations rounded off by visit from HRH the Duke of Gloucester

The congregation at Kingswood Meeting House, Hollywood, were honoured to be visited by HRH the Duke of Gloucester on Thursday 12th March 2009. Also in attendance were the Mayor of Bromsgrove, and Mrs. Joyce Ashworth, President of the General Assembly of Unitarian & Free Christian Churches. The Lord Lieutenant of Worcestershire and his wife accompanied … Read more