Posts from October 2014

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An Enjoyable Way to Stay Healthy

by Karen

If you’re looking for another way to hold onto or improve your mental health as you age (and we’re all aging, like it or not), look no further. Researchers from around the world continue to study the benefits of group singing. Preliminary research shows: Singing increases the antibodies that are your primary defense against pathogens, […]

Healthy Donations Food Drive Kick-Off

by Karen

This Sunday, November 2 we will kick off our Healthy Donations Food Drive (to benefit Interfaith Assistance Ministry) during the first part of the worship service.  We will do a collection during the service that is similar to Stone Soup where we ask our families to bring an item from one of the four categories of food that […]

UUFH Picnic at Camp Tekoa

by Karen

Next Sunday we are having a UUFH Picnic at Camp Tekoa.  This year we are going to eat as soon as we get set up and then have all the activities we usually have plus a Square Dancing demonstration. If you would like to help with either set-up or clean-up please let me know.  A […]

Love Wins: An Open House Celebration of Marriage Equality

by Karen

Love Wins – an Open House Celebration of Marriage Equality will be held Monday, October 20 at 7:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall. There will be singing, sharing, remembering and celebrating. Light refreshment will be served. The community is invited to come and share in the excitement of this historical event.  

Religious Education: Green and Action Sunday

by Karen

This Sunday in Religious Education will be an Action Sunday and a Green Sunday combined! Our activity is filling Pesticide Safety Education Packets to be given to the migrant farmworkers who come to this area each year. We are including some information to help them stay safe in the fields and some protective equipment to wear. We […]

Used Book Sale at UUCA

by Karen

Used Books Galore — The annual used book sale at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Asheville, featuring thousands of good-condition books in almost every category, will take place on October 24-25, 9am-4pm, at 1 Edwin Place, Asheville. For more information, call 828-254-6001.

Youth Singers Rehearsal Times

by Karen

The youth singers will rehearse on October 19 after the service and will light the chalice in the service on November 2. Youth singers is our vocal music group for children in grades 2nd through 7th and beyond. We participate frequently in worship services, both in chalice lightings and in “special song” slots. Occasionally we […]

Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 6

by Karen

Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 6, 10:00am-3:00pm, Fellowship Hall UUFH will once again be holding its Holiday Craft Fair on the first Saturday in December. There are four ways you can participate, and YES you can do all four if you wish! First, we need vendors! Tables, either a full size or 1/2 table […]

Covenant Groups

by Karen

Groups are forming for Wednesday afternoon and Thursday evening, with plans to meet between one and two times a month. Sign up at coffee hour after the October 5 service or call/email the UUFH office and leave your number so we can be in touch. We look forward to sharing with you this special opportunity […]

Autumn Auction 2014 Catalog Available

by Karen

Our 2014 UUFH Autumn Auction Catalog is done! If you prefer a MS Word file, email Ron Partin (rpartin@bgsu.edu), and he will email one to you. We hope you will browse it. There is something for everyone. We certainly hope you can come to Saturday’s auction (at UUFH, 6:00pm). Invite a friend!   For those who […]