The Long Road to Military Chaplaincy

May 14, 2018. By Assistant Minister Rev. Sarah Caine. I’m no longer a civilian. Yesterday I was commissioned as a U.S. Army chaplain. Part of me thought this day would never come. I’ve spent 5 years re-submitting forms to the Army and amid that had a brief stint submitting forms to the Navy to see if they would get me in faster. I started applying for the Chaplain Candidate Program in 2013, shortly after I entered seminary. This program would have offered me training and pay without the obligations of serving after I finished school, though service would have been highly encouraged. In preparation for writing this blog, I looked […]

2018 UUCF Annual Meeting

Sun., Jun. 3, 11:15 a.m., Sanctuary. Plan to attend the 2018 UUCF Annual Meeting. Child care will be provided and the end-of-year picnic will follow the meeting. (Picnic details under Save the Date/Sign-ups heading.) Meeting materials are available for review here. If you cannot attend the meeting, you may vote by absentee ballot, available in the UUCF office. Completed ballots must be returned to the office by Fri., Jun. 1, 3 p.m., to be counted.  

HS Bridging Service & Child Dedications

Date: Sun., Jun. 10, 10 a.m., Sanctuary. Worship Leader: Senior Minister Rev. David A. Miller. Music: Catalyst chamber ensemble. Religious Exploration: Summer RE begins. Age 3-Grade 11 begin in the Sanctuary for Together Time. Grade 12 remains in the Sanctuary for Bridging Ceremony. Child care to age 3 available in the Sanctuary Nursery.    

June 3 Service

Date: Sun., Jun. 3, 10 a.m., Sanctuary. Worship Leader: Senior Minister Rev. David A. Miller. Music: Revolution Ringers handbell ensemble. Religious Exploration: Service for all ages. No RE.

Caution: Summer Ahead!

Date: Sun., May 27, 10 a.m., Sanctuary. Worship Leader: Intern Minister Pippin Whitaker. Music: Catalin Dima and Laura Weiss, piano duets. Religious Exploration: Service for all ages. No RE.