Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Somerset Hills

Open minds, loving hearts, helping hands

Our Minister

Rev. Marcia Marino, D.Min., AIMIT

Rev. Marcia Marino, D. Min, AIMIT

Rev. Marcia is the Interim Minister of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Somerset Hills. She is in the midst of the second of a two-year interim ministry with the congregation. Marcia is an Accredited Interim Minister in Training, and has completed four other interim ministries in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Missouri. She also currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Association of Professional Chaplains as the Treasurer and Chair of the Finance Committee. Before becoming an Interim Minister, Marcia served as a hospital chaplain and chaplain administrator. Her most recent chaplaincy position was as the Metro Region Director of Pastoral Care for Aurora Health Care where she supervised 20 chaplains, Clinical Pastoral Education supervisors, and chaplain residents and interns at five hospitals in the greater Milwaukee, WI area. She lives in Raritan, NJ with her partner Rev. Linda Berez who is the Minister of Technology for the Church of the Larger Fellowship. She continues to root for the Milwaukee Brewers and goes slightly crazy during March Madness.

In the photo below, Rev. Marcia leads the congregation in singing “Silent Night” before reciting a Christmas Eve blessing.

Silent Night 2011

Silent Night 2011