FLY Youth Group

Fri., Jun. 21, 7:30-9 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Questions? Email wf.pflag@gmail.com. FLY is a support/social group for LGBTQ youth and allies ages 12 (with parental permission) to 19.  

June 23 Service

Date: Sun., Jun. 23, 10 a.m., Sanctuary. Worship Leader: Rev. Sarah Caine. Music: Dave Anderson, piano. Religious Exploration: All children ages 3-18 are welcome for Summer RE classes from 10-11:15 a.m. in the Program Building. Child care to age 3 is available in the Sanctuary Nursery.

Goodbye As We Journey Together

May 27, 2019. Major transitions remind me that we humans are irregular time travelers. We move through time with experience and memories accumulating in a fascinatingly unique manner, like a decorator crab adding random objects to its shell. No two journeys are alike. Significant or intense events are enshrined in the heart and mind, and too many names and specifics may be only vaguely recorded. You will notice this if you talk to any two people who shared the same experience; they often argue endlessly on the date, food eaten, people present and so on. It is as though they hold different pasts. We all do, although our memories and […]

Partner Church-Puriang update

Posted May 21, 2019. Next February will mark Ditol Mylliemngap’s 25th year as the principal of the Puriang Unitarian School. Join the school’s celebration of his vision, dedication and remarkable accomplishments. The national Partner Church Council is sponsoring a trip to the Khasi Hills of northeast India next March. This will be a great opportunity to visit our Indian partners. More information is here.    

Covenant Groups for 2019-20

Would you like a chance to discuss the monthly worship themes in a smaller group setting? Sign up to participate and/or facilitate a Covenant Group! Forty people participated in the annually cycling covenant group model during the 2018-19 congregational year. Long-standing groups also available. Email Rev. Sarah Caine for more information.

Join an RE teaching team!

Are you kind, patient, fun-loving and young at heart? If so, then you have the attributes needed to be a teacher in UUCF’s Religious Exploration program. We still need 28 more volunteer teachers to offer all the youth and children’s classes we need this fall. RE teachers serve on four-person covenanted teams with guidance from a liaison and RE staff. Training and support is provided. We follow small-group ministry models to create classes where fellowship, friendship, activities, stories and conversation are the conduits to learning. RE teachers rotate Sundays and choose their schedules, so you will still have plenty of opportunities to attend worship services or participate in a music […]

Fall Adult Retreat sign-ups open

Fri., Oct. 11-Sun., Oct. 13, Claggett Center, Adamstown, MD. Questions? Contact Rachel Kazan or Jennifer Yi, uucffar@gmail.com. All UUCF adult members, friends and the larger community are welcome to attend the UUCF Adult Retreat. This spiritual, intellectual and creative weekend includes fun and enlightening workshops and time for community and solitude in a relaxing country setting. Register online or in the Commons after services. Registrations accepted through Oct. 6; early bird registration ends Jun. 30.