160 Central Park West, New York, NY 10023 11am Every Sunday

Serving the Congregation

There are many rewarding ways to serve the congregation. Below are a list of teams, 12491767_10153478812874302_1648011060975261691_ocommittees, roles and positions that work together to support the ministry and mission of Fourth Universalist. If you have found a home with us, we hope you will take part in one or more. Please feel welcome to be in touch with any of the contacts listed below.

Church Board
The overall governing body of the congregation. Meets once monthly. Meetings are open to the membership, unless otherwise noted. Minutes are posted follow every meeting. Board members are elected at our annual meeting in June.
Contact: Erin White, Board President, president@4thu.org

Membership Committee
Dedicated to helping visitors and guests feel at home, as well as nurturing the needs of the existing membership.
Contact: Rev. Mark Cutolo, Membership Coordinator, membership@4thu.org

Following worship each week, our congregation gathers for coffee and conversation downstairs in the fellowship hall. Hosts take responsibility for that Sunday’s preparation, usually including beverages and snacks.
Contact: Katrina Maloney, Chair of Hospitality, hospitality@4thu.org

Religious Education Committee
Committed to providing quality religious education for our children and our youth. They oversee Sunday morning classes, childcare, and our youth group.
Contact: Camellia Jahanshahi, Director of Religious Education: dre@4thu.org

Religious education is invaluable to children and teachers are an essential part of our team. Teachers work with our Director of Religious Education to lead lessons and develop programming.
Contact: Camellia Jahanshahi, Director of Religious Education: dre@4thu.org

Religious Services Committee
Works with the minister to provide quality and inspirational worship throughout the year. Designs and leads worships, recruits pulpit guests and reflects on the principles and practices of worship.
Contact: Rev. Schuyler Vogel, revschuyler@4thu.org, Nancy Robillard, Chair of Worship Arts, nancyrobillard@gmail.com

Worship Facilitators
Lay leaders who facilitate worship, either alongside the minister or the worship leader for the day.
Contact: Nancy Robillard, Chair of Worship Arts, nancyrobillard@gmail.com

Music Program and Choir
Our music program is diverse with many ways to contribute. Join our choir, play an instrument, learn to sing, help make our worship shine. All are welcome!
Contact: Gates Thomas, Director of Music: musicdirector@4thu.org

Caring Team
At Fourth, we take care of each other. If someone needs support, our community does what it can to help. Sometimes this means making and providing food, sending cards, offering rides or simply sitting and listening. The Caring Team works with the minister to identify these needs and how best to meet them.
Contact: Rev. Schuyler Vogel, Senior Minister: revschuyler@4thu.org

Finance and Stewardship Committee
The financial resources of the congregation are what allow us to continue our ministries together. The Stewardship and Finance Committees helps with the budget, coordinates annual giving and fundraising, and ensures that our finances are in good hands.
Contact: Jon Arancio, Chair of Finance, Allison Hess and Ali Hard, Chairs of Stewardship, financecommittee@4thu.org

Building and Grounds
Helps maintain, preserve and improve our building and grounds.
Contact: Sheila Powers, Director of Administration: office@4thu.org