Speaker: Rev. Gy Ludvig-McCartney

Rev. Gy Ludvig-McCartney was born in Transylvania, Romania, the birthplace of Unitarianism. However, it wasn’t until much later that they discovered Unitarian Universalism. Currently, Rev. Gy is ordained in the United Church of Christ and in Unity and is also exploring an alternative path to Unitarian Universalism ordination. They have a Master of Divinity from “Egyetemi Fokú Egységes Protestáns Teológiai Intézet” in Transylvania/Romania, and a Master of Arts in Counseling from Ashland Theological Seminary, Ashland, Ohio. Rev Gy resides in Portage with their wife, Patti, five dogs, and two cats. Patti and Rev. Gy are long-term residents of the area and enjoy traveling together, camping, gardening, and renovating homes.

The Burning Bowl

To welcome the New Year, it is our tradition to release all the emotional ties and bonds that no longer serve us by feeding them to the flames of the Burning Bowl. Join us to hit the spiritual reset button and reflect on making a … read more.

A Candlelight Christmas Eve

Come and celebrate the spirit of Christmas with readings, carols, and the warm glow of candlelight. Following the service for those onsite, there will be a time for fellowship and light refreshments. Please join us to connect with others and share in the joy … read more.

What Lies at the Core?

Christmas, that inescapable season of festivity, is loaded with Christian imagery and ideology. Join Rev. Gy for an exploration of what the bible actually has to say about Christmas (and what doesn’t) and to think about how we can discern which biblical truths to embrace … read more.


As summer comes to an end we will celebrate our annual Water Communion as a ritual of welcome and homecoming as we begin the new church year. This service invites you to come home to a place where your spirit may be fed and your … read more.

What Holds Us Together?

People find a sense of belonging in many places… in families, in ethnic/national groups, in faith traditions. For many of these groups, the power of belonging seems to reside in sameness. Join Rev. Gy as they reflect the unique way Unitarian Universalists find belonging in diversity … read more.