Be Someone’s Star!

Do you remember who guided you on your life’s journey? Which adults lit your path, radiated love, acceptance and encouraged you to become your best? We never forget those special people because they made a difference for us. Is it time for you to be that star for someone else? UUCF has roughly 300 children and youth in our Religious Exploration program – can you be a star for one of them? We are looking for caring, fun-loving and kind adults (age 21 and over) to join an RE teaching team and share their interests, gifts and love with a group of RE children or youth. We have teaching slots […]

A Time and a Place

Feb. 11, 2019. By Intern Minister Pippin Whitaker. “I want to just cry, but they’re waiting. There’ll be a time and a place for that,” I recall a bereaved spouse in the hospital telling me she couldn’t cry – she needed to put on a strong face for the grandchildren. Grief unfolds in so many different ways, and numbness is certainly one of them. Yet I wondered, with this expansive family and all the arrangements she would need to make, when would she find her space to cry, or yell or sit with sadness? When do any of us find the time and space to grieve our losses, our hurts? […]