The Starr King Unitarian Universalist Fellowship is celebrating the installation of their third settled minister, the Reverend Dr. Linda Barnes. The Installation service will take place on Saturday, April 8, 2 pm, at the Starr King Unitarian Universalist Fellowship on Fairgrounds Road, Plymouth. Friends, clergy, and community members are invited to join in this significant celebration.
Starr King was in the search process for a full-time minister last year and is pleased to welcome Linda to the work of the fellowship. She is previously from Iowa and attended Meadville Lombard Theological School, one of two Unitarian Universalist seminaries in the US, in Chicago, Illinois. Linda served the Des Moines, Iowa Unitarian Church as the membership coordinator last year and is honored Des Moines Senior Minister Mark Stringer will be giving the address at her installation service. Music director Sarah Dan Jones and the Starr King choir will provide music, accompanied by Libby Danahy.
The previous settled minister Sarah Stewart 2003-2014, will be in attendance along with other clergy from the Unitarian Universalist Association and other faith practices. The installation service will be followed by a reception in the Fellowship Hall hosted by the members and friends of the Fellowship.