Sky Island Unitarian Universalist Church 
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This congregation affirms and promotes the full participation of persons in all our activities and endeavors without regard to race, color, gender, physical or mental challenge, affectional or sexual orientation, class or national origin. 

Sky Island UUC Who’s Who

Sky Island UU Church Board Members for 2019-2020
Board President: Lorraine Groberg
Board Secretary: Jean MacKeen 
Board Treasurer: Tricia Gerrodette 
Members-at-Large: Kathy Scott (2 year term)
Sue Mitchell (2 year term)
Ann Aust (1 year term),
Amy Carter (1 year term),
Nominating Committee 2019-20 
Diane Davis, Susie Fawcett, Wallace Hoggatt 

Sky Island UUC Contacts
 *Admin. Assistant: Terry Zapotocky
*Adult Religious Education:   vacant
*Building & Grounds: Dave & Lorraine Groberg 
*Care teams:  Diane Davis
*Children’s Religious Education: Kathy Scott-Chair
*Church Cleanup:  Terry Z
*Coffee House: Ellen Taylor
*Committee on Shared Ministry: Dave Groberg, Chair, Howard Dumont,
Burl Schultz, Diane Davis
*Communications:  vacant
*Good Neighbor Alliance: Amy Carter
*Green Sanctuary Team:  Dave Weigel
*Greeters: Georgia Nielsen
*Hymnals and Name tags: Jean MacKeen
*Membership: Terry Z
*Music Coordinator: Jean MacKeen
*Newsletter: Terry Zapotocky
*Office Volunteers: Joyce Carpenter
*Pianist: Jean MacKeen
*Projectionists: Gary Rulapaugh, Dave Weigel, Tricia Gerrodette Roland
*Podcasts: Gary Rulapaugh, Roland Bockhorst, Tricia Gerrodette
*Publicity: vacant
*Quilters: Karen Horton
*Safe Congregation: Jim Howe
*Social Activities: Sue Mitchell
*Social Media: Ellen Taylor
*Social Justice: Heather Borman
*Stewardship Committee: Jerry Beale, Tricia Gerrodette, Dave Weigel,
Terry Reeves
*Sunday Refreshments: Sue Mitchell
*Sunday Services: Jim Howe
*Sunday Set Up and Clean Up: Terry Z
*Web Site: Dave Weigel

Mission Statement:
Sky Island Unitarian Universalist Church – a caring community forging a compassionate, just and sustainable world.
Vision Statement:
Sky Island Unitarian Universalist Church is committed to:  nourishing spiritual and intellectual growth; creating community through worship, music, learning and caring ministry; advancing justice, peace, and sustainability; building bridges with people from all backgrounds and beliefs, joining forces for the common good; pursuing love and acceptance in an
informed, healthy and safe environment.

Sky Island UUC Covenant of Right Relations
We, the congregation of Sky Island Unitarian Universalist Church, covenant to:
Treat all beings with compassion and kindness
Listen actively and speak responsibly
Seek understanding and be open to change
Acknowledge our imperfections and our differences with good humor
Devote our energies to creating and maintaining a vibrant beloved community among ourselves and in the greater world.

Board covenant
Keep congregation’s best interests at heart
Be trustworthy stewards of congregational resources
Seek consensus
Give constructive feedback – keep disagreement respectful
Be prompt, prepared, focused
Support board decisions & policies
Be realistic in our expectations & commitments

Sky Island UUC Helpful Links
Adopted Budget 2019-20
Annual Congregational Meeting Minutes 2019 Draft

Board Minutes July 2018-June 2019

Board Minutes July 2019-June 2020


Care Teams

Church Calendar

Church Governance Calendar

Church Web Site

Current Policies & Procedures

Emergency Contact Form

Green Sanctuary Charter

Newsletters July 2018-June 2019

Newsletters July 2019-June 2020

Organizations Approved for Donations

Special Congregational Meeting 06/10/18

Sky Island UUC/UUCSEA History for 2014 Dedication
Sunday Services Schedule July 2019-June 2020

Unitarian Universalist + Related Info

Lost and Found:  Located in church office.  It’s in the plastic file box with the blue top.  Contact Terry Z if you have lost or found something at

Unitarian Universalist Association UUA

UU Church of the Larger Fellowship CLF

UUs for a Just Economic Community UUJEC

UU Ministry for Earth UUMFE

 UU Justice Arizona Network UUJAZ

 No More Deaths NMD
Donation box is in the church office. Items needed: socks, shoes, slacks, shirts, canned goods with pop tops, medical supplies,band aids, antibiotic ointment.  Contact Jay Jenkins for information.

 Side With Love SWL

Newsletter for UU Leaders Interconnections 
UU Camp Camp de Benneville Pines AZ UU Camp

UU World is the quarterly magazine for UU members.  It takes about 3 months after you become a member of Sly Island UUC to start receiving your copy.  If you are not, please contact Terry Z @  skyislandchurch@gmail

Minister:  For pastoral care issues, contact Rev. Tina Squire or your care
team leader.  
Office, Service Location, & Mailing Address:
4533A N. Commerce Dr.
Sierra Vista, AZ  85635
Email Address:
Office Open:
Fridays 11am-3pmPhone:  520-378-0197
Sunday Services: 10:30am
Visit Us on the Web @

All meetings and events are open to members and friends of the congregation unless otherwise noted.

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Submitting Items for Newsletter, Calendar, Directory, etc. 
The deadline for submitting newsletter items is Wednesdayat 5PM.  For
those without email, please place a typed copy in the folder in the wall
file holder in the office marked “Newsletter”.  For directory changes,
calendar entries, or for issues with podcasts, the Sky Island UUC website or the office computers, please contact: 
Please do not send to an individual person’s email.