DMV Sanctuary Congregation Network Accompaniment Training

Thu., Jan. 17, 7-9 p.m., Temple Rodef Shalom, 2100 Westmoreland St., Falls Church, VA. Register here. Want to help defend our immigrant neighbors, friends and family members against detention and deportation? Accompaniment is one of the first lines of defense. Attend this training provided by the DMV Sanctuary Congregation Network. Your accompaniment at ICE check-ins and court hearings helps: ease the anxiety of interacting with the legal system, reduce the likelihood of detention and keep relatives/lawyers informed if the person is detained.

Reverse Global Warming workshop

Sun., Jan. 27, 2-4 p.m., Chapel. Limited space. RSVP here. Questions? Contact Loretta Rowe. Join the UUCF Climate Action Group for a workshop based on the book “Drawdown,” edited by Paul Hawken. Project Drawdown is a coalition of more than 200 researchers and other experts from 22 countries led by author, environmentalist and entrepreneur Paul Hawken. Over 5 years of rigorous scientific research, the coalition identified and modeled the 100 most substantive, already existing solutions to address global warming and revealed the astounding news that it is possible to begin to reverse global warming by 2050! The workshop material is provided by the Pachamama Alliance and will be the introduction to a […]

Spiritual Total Immersion

Jan. 7, 2019. By Senior Minister Rev. David A. Miller. It’s nice to have a little time off for reflection and this holiday season provided a little time. I often reflect about the role of UUCF in these times. What is our role? What is the best way for us to be an engaged community of faith? How can we provide spiritual and actual support for those in need? What is business as usual in these turbulent times? What shouldn’t be business as usual anymore? How do we use the resources of the congregation to meet the many competing needs, wants, preferences and desires? All of these questions are considered […]