Posts from January 2015

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Souper Bowl of Caring 2015

by UUFH

The annual Souper Bowl of Caring food collection will be held on February 1 in area churches around the country. Please participate by contributing a CAN OF SOUP and A DOLLAR. Collection baskets will be placed in the foyer near the coat rack and next to the Fellowship Hall back door.

Unitarian Universalism: History, Spirituality, and Our Congregation

by UUFH

Mark Your Calendar! March 8, 22, and 29, 12:30-2:00pm, Fellowship Hall Unitarian Universalism: History, Spirituality, and Our Congregation Join us to learn about 1) Unitarian Universalism in general, 2) in practice, and 3) in this congregation. Discussion will include the history of the Unitarian Universalism tradition, spiritual orientation, and how this congregation works.  All are welcome […]

LED Lights – Green Moment from your Green Sanctuary Team

by UUFH

Let there be LED light Even energy-producing companies such as Duke and Progress recognize that they cannot reasonably continue the coal and fossil burning production forever. Therefore, they have been encouraging people to conserve energy in their homes by moving from old style incandescent lights to CFL to LED. However, the retail cost of LED […]

Valentine Express Choir Announcement

by UUFH

VALENTINE EXPRESS CHOIR – Rolling through town on February 15th! Warm up that loving feeling, and join the Express Choir as they sing some songs of love in the morning service! Rehearsals: February 8 –after the service and 10 minute coffee break – for 30 minutes. February 15- arrive at 9:50AM – rehearse and get ready. 10:30 – Service […]

Making Connections – Spanish Conversation Group

by UUFH

Would you like to join a Spanish Conversation Group? Goals: to enhance our Spanish conversation skills to learn more about the cultures of Spanish speaking countries to meet other UUs and… to have fun! This is not an instructional Spanish class (although we will certainly be learning from each other), but an opportunity for intermediate-level […]

IAM Thanks UUFH Members and Friends

by UUFH

During 2014 UUFH members and friends donated, by way of the weekly collection in the Fellowship Hall, 437 pounds of food, personal care items, school supplies and clothing plus $47 in cash. It is through this generosity that the Interfaith Assistance Ministry (IAM) is able to continue helping those in need in our community.

Feed the Kids Volunteers Needed

by Karen

If you are interested in volunteering to serve meals, we are scheduled for the following Fridays at the Boys and Girls Club: January 23 February 27 April 24 May 22 Contact Charlotte Corrigan or Patty Smith to add your name to the volunteers contact list or to join the roster for a specific date. For […]

Guest at Your Table

by Karen

Please bring your boxes on Sunday, January 18. Donations of $125 or more will qualify for matching funds from Shelter Rock Congregation and will support the creation of one eco-farm in Haiti. If members or friends would like to combine donations to reach the $125 mark, they need to submit one check to UUFH. If […]

A Natural Bridge – January 2015

by Karen

A Natural Bridge – Monthly Letter from Our Minister The New Year begins with Integrity as the worship theme for January. It’s a good beginning. Integrity concerns morality and goodness, wholeness and connection; it’s about being in right relationship with one’s vision of oneself. As we think of New Year’s resolutions, even those of us who refuse […]

Message from BOD President – January 2015

by Karen

A New Leaf One of my favorite worship rituals takes place at the beginning of the year. It is when we welcome the New Year with paper made during the service from notes that we wrote on scrap paper. As the January 6, 2013 Order of Service stated, “We all have different intentions—to carry on important work […]