The Image of God

Last week UBC was a sponsor for the Nevertheless She Preached Conference at First Baptist Church in Austin. I was very fortunate to attend Monday & Tuesday’s workshops, lectures and worship services.  The purpose of the NSP Conference is to “empower all people to dismantle patriarchal structures by elevating voices...

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A Message from the Pastoral Search Committee

Dear Church, The Pastoral Search Committee, co-chaired by Amber Batson and David Strickland, has been hard at work over the past few weeks. In addition to finalizing UBC’s Leadership Profile, which will go to a church vote on September 22, we are exploring each other’s strengths as team members and...

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We’re Not Dead!

  Church Family, Perhaps many of us will recognize the reference in the title from Monty Python. “Bring out your dead!” “I’m not dead!” We’ve heard a lot about death, dying, the need to do more and do better lately and I sense a feeling of exhaustion and overwhelm from...

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