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Lifespan Religious Education (LRE) Team

Meets: 2nd Mondays, 7:30-9:30pm
Status: open to church members & friends
Team Leaders: Jodi Brown, Jenny Montgomery
Church School Administrator: Michelle Gibson (LRE@uusg.org)
Team Contact: LREteam@uusg.org

Team Members
Sandra Anderson-Cordogan: RE Music, Coming of Age, Meeting Facilitator
Jodi Brown: New Parents Contact
Nancy Goodfellow: Adult RE
Elba Karim: Senior High Representative, OWL
Jenny Montgomery: Junior High Representative
Jeanne Neltnor: Library Liaison
Tracy Rosenkrans: Elementary Representative, Teacher Recruitment
Jeannie Scown: Facilities Liaison, Staff Supervisor 
Michelle Gibson: Church School Administrator (ex officio)

The LRE Team is a fun, active group of people who are all passionate and intentional about the nurturing and education of children, youth, and adults.

This committee oversees all Religious Education curricula, youth social events, volunteer staffing, organization, and scheduling. This is a broad scope with far-reaching effects and includes many events & activities, including:

  • church school classes during the regular school year
  • Spirit Play during summers
  • YRUU youth events
  • OWL Sexuality & Relationship seminar
  • Coming of Age classes
  • the Junior High Youth Group
  • Game Nights
  • the "Munch & Learn" Lecture Series
  • family picnic playdates
  • facilitation of teacher cohesiveness
  • addressing teacher & student issues & needs
  • maintaining classroom supplies
  • preparing the annual budget
  • the RE music program, which includes the children sharing music in the Sanctuary
  • volunteer recognition
  • ensuring a child- & family-welcoming atmosphere at church
  • library maintenance & cataloging
  • surveying new curricula
  • as-needed adjustment of classes and volunteers
  • professional staffing needs
  • long-range planning for our LRE programs
  • advocating outside the committee for LRE and youth needs.

Please contact one of the committee members or send an email to our Church School Administrator, Michelle Gibson, at LRE@uusg.org if you are interested in making a difference regarding the Lifespan Religious Education of UUSG members, young and old.

Unitarian Universalist Society of Geneva

102-112 S. 2nd Street |  P.O. Box 107 |  Geneva, IL 60134
Phone: 630-232-2350
Email: office@uusg.org


All are welcome in this house.

All are welcome in this house.