UUFF eNews- Week of 10/20/15

HAPPENING THIS WEEK UUFF Board Meets TONIGHT, Oct. 20th- Open to All- agenda below Chalice Lighting 1. Call to Order 2. Reading: Gene 3. Joys and Concerns 4. Approval of September 15 Minutes 5. Notes of Appreciation 6. Reports • Treasurer • Minister • RE 7. Business A. Recommendation of

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Announcements – Week of 10/18/2015

THIS SUNDAY, October 18th … 11 am: “Who are the Refugees?” Our guest speakers will be Hamsa and Moshe Newmark. They are directors of Bridge of Peace Syria and will be sharing their experiences of working with and assisting the refugees in Syria. *Hamsa and Moshe live in Fayetteville and

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Announcements – Week of 10/11/2015

THIS SUNDAY, October 11th … 11 am: “The Power of Forgiveness.” Our lives are a constant push and pull of values and judgements…hurts and forgiveness. “Life is suffering,” a Buddhist might say, so what is forgiveness and who gets it? Speaker- Rev. Jim Parrish **This is also Association Sunday, so

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Announcements – Week of 10/04/2015

THIS SUNDAY, October 4th … 11 am: “Our Mission, Should We Choose to Accept It…” Can we change the world? And how does it change us? Speaker – Rev. Jim Parrish Religious Education (RE), 10 -10:45 am, for Children, Youth, and Adults: Children– K-8 Programming has resumed! This Sunday we

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Announcements – Week of 9/27/2015

THIS SUNDAY, September 27th … 11 am: “Summers of Unrest.” May you live in interesting times is an old blessing/curse that always applies. With so much justice work to do, swirling around us, how do we balance our need for peace with our quest for change? What is our vision

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Announcements – Week of 9/20/2015

THIS SUNDAY, September 20th … 11 am: “What Is Environmental Justice? – How do we care for Mother Earth in our busy lives?” At the Fall Equinox, we begin thinking about harvest and the coming winter….and about food. We are in the midst of an environmental change that will make

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Announcements – Week of 9/13/2015

THIS SUNDAY, September 13th … 11 am: “Water Communion!” Our yearly ritual brings us back together as a community and renews our Vision and Mission as a people of this religious river. Bring water that has meaning to you or bless the water we provide. Speaker-Rev. Jim Parrish. **We will

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Announcements- Week of 9/6/2015

THIS SUNDAY, September 6th … 11 am: “A Conversation About Worship.” Meaningful time together on a Sunday morning to UUs is typically not about praising some remote deity or declaring our unworthiness; rather it is about holding ourselves accountable to our hearts and minds Source(s) of ideals and truth: sources

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Announcements- Week of 8/30/15

THIS SUNDAY, August 30th … 11 am: “Who’s In Charge Here? The Power of Storytelling.” Story is a powerful force in our lives, for good or ill. Stories shape us, whether they are the stories of our own lives or the stories we are told. Venture into the magical world

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Announcements Week of 8/23/15

THIS SUNDAY, August 23rd … 11 am: “What Do You Get When You Cross a Quaker with a UU?” It is said that of liberal religions, UUs and Quakers are very similar in social justice and cultural outlook. We’ll explore our similarities and differences and may practice a little of

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