Benefit concert

Sun., Jul. 9, 3-4:30 p.m., Rockville United Church (RUC), 355 Linthicum St., Rockville, MD 20851. No tickets or reservations – donations baskets will be provided. Facebook event page here. Ample parking, including plenty of spaces for people with disabilities. If you’d like to help the Syrian families, but can’t make it to the concert, you can make a donation using your credit or debit card or PayPal here or mail a check payable to Rockville United Church with Syrian Refugee Project written in the memo line Carey Creed, strings wizard Mark Sylvester, heart-full Cherokee flute player Ron Warren and enchanting hammered dulcimer player and vocalist Jody Marshall will perform Carey’s music at […]

The Rules of Improv for Beloved Community

Date: Sun., Jul. 9, 10 a.m., Sanctuary. Leader: Rev. Julie Price. Music: Woven Green. Religious Exploration: Summer RE classes in session for age 2-rising Grade 8. Ages 2-3 meet in the Preschool Pod. Age 4-rising Kindergarten meet in the Social Hall. Rising Grades 1-8 begin in Chapel. High School resumes Aug. 7. Child care available for infants to age 3 in the Sanctuary Nursery.

Inspired to Lead

by Leadership Development Team Chair Craig Bennett. Three years ago, former UUCF Associate Minister Rev. Laura Horton-Ludwig brought together a group of lay leaders at UUCF to consider how we, as a faith community, could inspire, support and nurture lay leaders in our congregation. We began by considering what makes a good leader, what tools and support a leader needs and how leading in a spiritual community differs from leading in business or government. We asked ourselves “what motivates and inspires people to take on leadership roles in a UU congregation?” We found many answers to that question, but one that kept coming up was that people step into leadership […]