Borderlands Unitarian Universalist

Amado, Arizona

Sunday Services

Sunday February 4, 2024

Sunday Service, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Rev. Michael Brown – Guest Minister

Searching for a Theology of Inclusive Love. As we work on centering love in our lives, is there any interesting theology that might be helpful? (Hint-there might be some in our Universalist tradition!). We will also be
welcoming some new members.

The choir will sing.

Coffee following Service

Sunday February 11, 2024

FORUM: February 11, 9:00 AM What’s Really Happening at the US/Mexican Border? For details go here.

Sunday Service, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Rev. Don Rollins – Guest Minister

In person service and on Zoom

Coffee following Service

Sunday February 18, 2024:

Rev. Christiane Heyde – Guest Minister

The choir will sing.

Coffee following Service

Congregational Meeting after service to discuss revised, updated Endowment Policy

Sunday February 25, 2024:

Sunday Service, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Stewardship Sunday

We will celebrate the beginning of our pledge campaign with a potluck brunch. Details are in process.    

Coffee following Service



Share The Offering

February 2024

Green Valley Samaritans

For more information on how BUU shares the Sunday offering go here.

Our Choir

Are you interested in singing in our choir? We have rehearsals on Friday mornings. Contact Leslie Carter and let her know of your interest. New singers always welcome.  

A photo of the Borderlands Unitarian Universalist Church Choir at Sunday Services

Our February 11th Minister

Don Rollins 

Rev. Rollins retired in 2023.  He served as Interim Minister at the UU Fellowship in Henderson, NC from 2019-2011 and Interim Minister at the UU Church of North Hills in Pittsburgh from 2017-2019 and Contract minister in Athen Ohio from 2016-2020, in addition to minister and Interim positions in several UU congregations beginning in 1994.

Don is also a musician and storyteller, and incorporates those roles into many facets of interim work and play. He’s also a regular contributor to “Progressive Populist,” an alternative online and hard copy publication.

Our February 4th Minister

Michael Brown

Rev. Brown  Rev. Michael W. Brown served 27 Yrs at the UU Church in Peoria, ILL.  retiring in 2018. He received the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Service Leadership Award, the Faith and Freedom Award from Interfaith Alliance, and the Love in Action Award from Common Place for his community work.  In 2021 he served as Interim Minister at the First UU Church of San Diego.  He and his wife are now retired in Santa Fe, NM.

Our February 18th Minister

Christiane Heyde

Affiliated Community Minister, Mountain Vista UU.  She has also served at minister at West Valley UU in Glendale and Sky Island UU in Sierra Vista in the past.  Rev. Christiane was born and raised in Germany.  She moved from Berlin at age 19, first to Southern California to complete her degrees in Ministry and Counseling, and then to Tucson.  After serving 2 UU congregations and working as a hospice chaplain, Christiane now focuses her energy on Clinical Pastoral Education, as well as being an artist

BUU Worship Arts Team

Photo of the members of the BUU Worship Arts Team

At BUU we have a creative and energetic Worship Arts Team that is responsible for planning our Sunday services.  Right now we are in a transitions mode with guest ministers two to three times a month.  About once a quarter we have a panel of members presenting in a new tradition “Hyde Park”.

Our members are Mary Arrigoni, Leslie Carter, Diane Farone, Martha House, Ginny Lopez, Nancy Murphy, and Marilyn Taylor.

Come And Join Us For A Sunday Service or a Social Event!