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Time for the much-awaited UUFP Rummage Sale

The social event of the season! Friday, June 30 (64 Elm St. only) 4 – 7 p.m. Saturday, July 1 (Both 4 Palmer & 64 Elm) 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Please volunteer to help with the sale—before, during or after! Set-Up Week Schedule: Monday–Thursday from 5 – 8 p.m. Work Friday night or Saturday … Continued

UUFP Social Action At-A-Glance

It is wonderful to know that our UUFP members are out and about helping with meals, phone calls and visits even during their busy days. Individuals of all ages are showing they care and help in ways that they can. Keep Ann Hobson in your thoughts as she heals. If we get any sunshine, share a … Continued

UUFP to Livestream General Assembly

UUFP will live stream most of the general sessions and services of the UUA General Assembly, which will convene in New Orleans. For those that want to connect to the GA, here is a link to the schedule: http://www.uua.org/ga/off-site (Note: All times listed on the site are Central Daylight Time) Please join us at 4 Palmer … Continued

Standing on Side of Love Teams Support Social Justice

Our Social Justice Committee has a strong heritage for engagement. For years we have supported the Interfaith Food Shelf. We commit monthly to sustain the Community Meal at Trinity Church. We contribute to a prison ministry program at Clinton Correctional. We sit at the table of the Interfaith Council. In addition, our members volunteer in … Continued

Diverse Revolutionary UU Multicultural Ministries to Host Annual Gathering

Calling all people of color. Diverse Revolutionary Unitarian Universalist Multicultural Ministries is hosting its annual gathering in Lanoka Harbor, New Jersey, at Murray Grove Retreat and Renewal Center from Oct. 21 to 22. Join people of color across the country for worship, fellowship, conversation, and community. More details on programming and scholarships to come in June. … Continued

UUFP to Host Rummage Sale July 1

Mark your calendars. We will host our annual rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 1. You can drop off your treasures on any given Sunday. The week before July 1, we will have at least three days when will be accepting items for the sale. You can support the rummage sale in … Continued

Congregation Votes to Hire New Minister

After a nearly unanimous vote of approval by the congregation, the board has extended an offer of a one-year, half-time position to the Rev. Nicoline Guerrier, with an extension to be considered at the end of this period. Rev. Guerrier says she is excited to be a partner with us in our vision of shared … Continued

Update on Our New Home

We are continuing to explore the option of St. Joseph’s Church property on Military Turnpike just south of Rugar Street. The UUFP Board and other fellowship members who responded to the announcement at last Sunday Service toured the property Monday and Tuesday, March 20 and 21. The 10,000 square foot building on 3.2 acres met … Continued

The Fellowship Stands on the Side of Love

Religious Activism: Political, Not Partisan A very passionate group of members and friends have met recently after two Sunday morning services to explore religious activism. We have formed a subcommittee of our Social Justice Committee and we invite you to join us. We are the SSL Planning Group. Our public Facebook page promotes love and … Continued

The UUA Offers Common Read: ‘The Third Reconstruction’

“The Third Reconstruction: How a Moral Movement is Overcoming the Politics of Division and Hate” by The Rev. Dr. William Barber II and Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove (Beacon, 2016), has been chosen as the 2016-17 Unitarian Universalist Common Read,” writes the UUA. “… The Third Reconstruction offers helpful, practical guidance for engaging with justice movements born in … Continued