Ministerial Search – Deborah Morgan Bennett

We, the members of the Ministerial Search Committee, have extended an offer to UU Minister Reverend Deborah Morgan Bennett to be our candidate for ministry.  We are delighted to announce that Rev. Bennett has accepted our offer.

View more information about of Rev. Bennett on her UU website.

We have scheduled events for you to spend time with Rev. Bennett during Candidate Week, April 26 – May 5.  Some events are with specific committees, others are open to everyone, still others are open to everyone with limited capacity.

View the Candidate Week schedule.

Access signup genius to reserve a spot at limited seating events.

Candidate Week’s final event will be on May 5th, a congregational vote to call Rev. Bennett to be our next settled minister.

We on the search committee and Rev. Bennett welcome you into dialogue with us about what this shared ministry could be.  Feel free to reach out to the search committee with any questions, comments, or for assistance.

We love Rev. Bennett and are confident you will too.

In humble gratitude to the Emerson Beloved Community for the support and encouragement you have given us that has enabled us to arrive together now at this point in the flowing river, 

The Emerson Ministerial Search Committee,

Ann Mason, Claude Fravien, Vickie Ecklund, Leslie McClane, Jude Cooks, Helen Hobson, Mark Horne

The River

Rev. Elizabeth Lerner Maclay
First Unitarian Church of Providence, R.I.

As drops of rain

that find each other and

build to become a track, a rivulet,

a stream, a river, a sea,

so are we drawn together;

so are we fortunate to find each other;

so are we bound together,

on this shared passage toward an

unknown ocean and eternity.