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Unitarians welcome new minister
Based on a news release
2012-03-22

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The Rev. Adam Robersmith is to be installed as the new minister for the Second Unitarian Church, 656 W. Barry, where many gay and lesbian groups have met over the years. The installation will occur on Sunday, April 22, at 4 p.m. Installation and reception are open to the public.

The Rev. Robersmith has been serving the congregation as consulting minister since January 2010. He was elected Settled Minister after a congregational vote last October.

"We believe that Adam Robersmith's credentials enable him to guide our growth in many directions," said August Staas, who serves as chairman of the Church's board of trustees.

"One of the many reasons that our community felt drawn to Adam Robersmith was his recognition of our need for spiritual growth and guidance, appreciation of art and music, as well as our commitment to social justice and to the community," said Staas. "He has, in fact, developed a curriculum using the arts, social justice and contemplative practice as ways to engage in prayer."


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