Ministry and Programs

Our Youth RE Coordinator: Debbie Brown

Debbie Brown, our interim Youth Religious Education Coordinator, is continuing to develop the faith community among our school-aged congregants. Her focus is to create a Montessori-style environment of love, respect, fairness, and creativity in which children can safely explore their own spiritual and artistic voices. Debbie retired this year from a career as a teacher of Visual Art,… more

Our Office Administrator: Heather Nall

Heather Nall, our part-time Office Administrator, is happy to join the AUUC family! She is a senior at USCA majoring in psychology and a volunteer at several local organizations that support the needs of the Aiken community. Heather is active on campus with groups such as Horticulture Club, and Neuroscience Club. You can always connect with Heather over a good book, a beautiful flower, or anything… more

Our Music Director: David Brown

David Brown, our part-time Music Director, is working hard to fill our sanctuary with music on Sunday mornings as accompanist, solo pianist and director of the Principle Singers. David is a member of the Adjunct Faculty in the Fine Arts Department of USC-Aiken. He received a B.M. in Piano Performance from the Crane School of Music, SUNY, Potsdam, NY and a Masters in Music Education from Columbia… more

Our Minister: Rev. Debra Guthrie

Rev. Debra Guthrie came to us fresh from her internship in Leominster, MA; before she was even ordained. The match has proven to be beneficial to both the church and Debra. She was ordained in Jan 2018 and the church renewed her contract beginning August 2018 with an increase in time to ¾ time. We are growing together.

Her current ministry has a very southern flavor, relies heavily on story and metaphor;… more