Ministry

Our Minister, Reverend Zackrie Vinczen

Our Minister

Zackrie Vinczen currently serves as the Minister at Cedars Unitarian Universalist Church. Prior to moving to Kitsap County, Zackrie spent five years living in California with his husband Elliott Smith. While in California Zackrie earned his Masters of Divinity from Starr King School for the Ministry and worked in the Family Ministry program at the UU Church of … more


Worship Associates

Worship Associates are members of the congregation who love to speak and share their insights with the congregation. They are a committed group of volunteers who lead in our regular Sunday services. A 3 year commitment is required as well as extensive training, practice, and willingness to speak … more


Programs

Chris Smellow, Music Director

Cedars Music Program

I have been working as a musician at churches my entire adult life. In prior years, I have served as pianist, organist, and/or choir director at Baptist, Presbyterian, Lutheran, Unity, and Congregational churches. Working at Cedars UU Church since 2007 (I think), I have yet to get bored. Cedars has inspired me to try new musical styles, write music for the choir and small groups, and come up with creative ideas about how to support the theme of each Sunday service. … more