Robert’s Rules Workshop

Who is Robert and Why Should We Follow His Rules?Saturday, October 26, 10:00am-12:00pm Get ready for the annual meeting.  Learn what can be discussed, when it can be discussed and how to get your ideas seriously considered.  Learn three things — in addition to voting no — you can do if you disagree with a proposed … [Read more…]

Euchre/Game Night FUNdraiser

Friday, November 1 at 6:30pm(signup deadline is October 27) What’s your favorite game, and would you like to play it with UU friends? Both euchre and non-euchre players are welcome at our next Euchre/Game Night FUNdraiser, to be held on Friday, November 1, at 6:30pm.  Sign yourself and your game-playing friends up soon!  Light snacks, drinks and dessert … [Read more…]

2020 Stewardship Campaign Update

Stewardship month and Commitment Sunday are over, and they were amazing!  Thanks to everyone who contributed time, talents and pledges to make our stewardship campaign a success.  As of mid-week, more than 75% of our members and friends have returned pledge forms, with their combined pledges totaling $170,470.  This is a higher total than we’ve ever achieved … [Read more…]

REFLECTIONS

I can’t tell you how grateful I was — after a few days away — to pull up to a congregant’s home this past week to find at least six others already there, helping solve the problem of a flooded basement. Others responded similarly to the recent death of a congregant’s child. This is exactly … [Read more…]

MINISTRY TEAM HIGHLIGHTS – Engagement Team

Current MembersChair: Kathy KinkemaHospitality Groups Coordinator: Christina VanPouckerLeadership Development Coordinator: Sara ClavezMembers at large: Amy Rogers, Joanne Rummel, Estella Thomas, Maxine Guettler The Engagement Team meets every second Thursday of the month from 6:30-8:00pm. The purpose of the Engagement Team is to develop a membership engagement path via hospitality groups, social activities, ministry team involvement, and leadership development. The aim … [Read more…]

Library News

The UUFoM Library is now located in its permanent home – UL301.  Enjoy reading a book in a comfy chair upstairs or bring a book home to read.  If books are your thing, our Library group is looking for some helpful volunteers.  Please contact Marsha McDonald if you are interested!

Considering membership?

If you appreciate or have enjoyed the fellowship’s offerings and are considering joining as a member, fantastic! We hope you are able to make connections in many ways, and we invite you to engage in this path to membership. 1) Attend!The best place to start is by getting to know your fellow seekers on Sunday … [Read more…]

Crossing Paths

Secondary Class – Grades 6 and up Our Crossing Paths program begins with Hinduism.  Each religion will begin with an introduction to the basic principles of the religion. Map Sundays: October 6, 13 – Continue an exploring how the religion might connect to Unitarian Universalism and how it might differ. Tack Sundays: October 13, 20 … [Read more…]

Children’s Circles

Our Children’s Circles have been working together on a shared covenant and learning about Unitarian Universalism together.  This month they will separate into the Lower and Upper Elementary Children’s Circles.  The Lower Elementary Children’s Circle’s theme is “Valuing Each Other’s Voices.” They will be learning about how to listen and understand others’ experiences, forgiveness and valuing … [Read more…]