Congregational covenant listening sessions

Sun., Oct. 28, 1-2:30 p.m., Chapel. Wed., Nov. 28, 7-8:30 p.m., Chapel. Drop-in child care will be available Oct. 28. To register for child care for Nov. 28, please email Tasha Jackson, childcare@uucf.org. Members and pledging friends are invited to join the Covenant of Right Relations Team for one or both of these listening sessions and offer suggestions and input as the congregation works to create a covenant of right relations. Covenants are agreements congregants can live by and that help us be who we want to be with each other. The session will be moderated and recorded by members of the team so that they can gather responses, input […]

8th Grade OWL late night

Sat., Oct. 27, 5:30-11:30 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Contact Darryl Branting for more information. Students and teachers from the 8th Grade Our Whole Lives sexuality education classes get together for pizza, a movie, fun and fellowship.

Dave Anderson

Congregational Treasure. Oct. 1, 2018. Longtime member Dave Anderson has been involved in myriad activities at UUCF. In addition to participating in Music & Arts programming, with Rebuilding Together and on the audiovisual team, in the past year or so Dave led UUCF’s search for an upgraded database. “He spent a lot of time working with the staff to establish what we needed and then found the systems that were available that best matched the needs of most of the staff,” said UUCF Administrative Coordinator Mary Foster. A committee of staff and volunteers, including Paula Prettyman, sifted through and evaluated the options and then selected Realm, an upgrade of ACS, […]

Creating a New Congregational Covenant

Oct. 1, 2018. By Senior Minister Rev. David A. Miller. Human communities have their challenges. UUCF is no exception. Even with the best of intentions, we can and have found ourselves in situations where we become unwilling to engage in respectful, sustained and ultimately productive dialogue that would bring us into what we call right relations – into the beloved community we so cherish in this congregation. These situations range from small, one-on-one misunderstandings to larger, more-public confrontations. Occasionally they have included threats of leaving the congregation when members feel their individual needs are being disrespected or not being met. Most of these situations end up with ministerial involvement, where […]

Sanc–tu–ar–y

Date: Sun., Oct. 21, 9:15 & 11:15 a.m., Sanctuary. Worship Leader: Senior Minister Rev. David A. Miller. Music: Jazz Band. Religious Exploration: RE classes in session for age 2-Grade 12. Preschool, Middle School and High School begin and end in class. At 9:15, Kindergarten-Grade 3 begin in the Chapel and end in class. At 11:15, Kindergarten-Grade 3 begin in the Library and end in class. At both services, Grades 4-6 begin in the Sanctuary and end in class. Child care to age 3 available in the Sanctuary Nursery.