Our Covenant


In consonance with the principles and purposes of the Unitarian Universalist Association, we the members and friends of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Worcester covenant to sustain and support a courageous and caring community by:

• Bringing our best selves to form a welcoming, loving, and inclusive community of faith;

• Creating an atmosphere of celebration and worship in a safe environment;

• Providing opportunities where diverse people and points of view are respected and where open-hearted and open-minded discussion of our differences is encouraged;

• Treating each other with kindness and respect;

• Approaching conflicts with a spirit of humility and with the respectful intent for peaceful resolution;

• Engaging in and encouraging spiritual and intellectual growth across the lifespan;

• Fostering social justice and positive transformation in our community and in the world at large;

• Growing and maintaining the resources necessary to support the missions and ministries of this congregation;

• Fostering fellowship and enjoying each other and the unique gifts that each person brings to our community.