News and Updates
July 11 – Please visit the NM Dept of Health for the latest information on the pandemic.
May 31 – UUA guidance for congregations when the pandemic subsides. Read here.
May 19 – Uplifting video short by Spike Lee – New York New York
May 3 – State extends modified stay-home order to May 15; New Mexico enters “Preparation Phase” for safe re-opening. Read more here.
April 25 – The City of Las Cruces and State of New Mexico remain under stay-at-home orders until May 15. Read more here.
April 12 – Listen to this audio from Radio KTAL-FM of Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel interviewing Rev. Kacela about the UUCLC response to the Covid-19 Pandemic. Click the link below.
April 11 – Easter 2020 a chance for reverence, action – Read Rev. Kacela’s op-ed in the Albuquerque Journal here.
April 7 – A Message About COVID-19 from the Meharry Medical College President and CEO, Dr. James Hildreth.
April 7 – Here’s a great article from the Wall Street Journal columnist, Glenn Ruffenach, that might help better frame the stock market and curb anxiety.
April 2 – The Light has be updated since it’s initial release. Please read the latest here.
March 31 – Please take a moment to watch the video from UUA President, Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. You can find it here:
March 27 – A Kid’s Guide to the Coronavirus. Read and listen to it here.
March 27 – Help is on the way for Zoom!
If you are encountering technical difficulties trying to logon to our Sunday virtual worship services on the Zoom app, we have a tutorial just for you. Please check out this link.
March 25 – Coronavirus: Facts*
- The virus is not a living organism, but a protein molecule (DNA) covered by a protective layer of lipid (fat), which, when absorbed by the cells of the ocular, nasal or buccal mucosa, changes their genetic code. (mutation) and convert them into aggressor and multiplier cells.
- Since the virus is not a living organism but a protein molecule, it is not killed, but decays on its own. The disintegration time depends on the temperature, humidity and type of material where it lies. Read more.
March 24 – Rev. Kacela and the Caring Team are hosting a community Pastoral Care Check-In on Wednesday (3/25) at 11:30 am – noon via Zoom. The intent is to allow our community to gather for a short time of care and reflection, then to (very) briefly check-in. Find the link here.
March 23 – Gov. Lujan-Grisham issued a new order today instructing New Mexicans to remain at home, except for essential needs. We urge all church members and friends to abide, accordingly.
March 20 -The UUCLC campus will remain closed during the Coronavirus pandemic or until the Governor of NM lifts the state of emergency. All staff will continue to work remotely.
We urge members and friends to continue with prescribed safety protocols issued by the medical community.