Posts from November 2015

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Volunteer Opportunity: UU Drivers & Back-up Dispatcher Needed for IAM

by UUFH

We currently need two or three new drivers to help those receiving assistance from Interfaith Assistance Ministry (IAM) to get their food and clothing home from IAM’s pantry. In addition, we need a back-up dispatcher, which involves 15 minutes or so on the phone six or eight times a month. You don’t even have to be at home […]

The President’s Message – December 2015

by UUFH

In the Winter 2015 UU World the Rev. William J. Barber II writes about Fusion Politics and the Third Reconstruction. These themes are at the heart of his book being published by our own Beacon Press. The Moral Monday movement came about as a result of his efforts to form coalitions with black and white citizens to address […]

Be an Angel This Holiday

by UUFH

Each year in celebration of the Seasons of Giving of Christmas and Hanukkah, UUFH members and friends act as “angels” for 20 children and youth from our community (those who qualify for free/reduced lunch). The gifts mean the world to these children so enter into the spirit of the holiday – be an Angel. Charlotte […]

Guest at Your Table Begins November 22

by UUFH

Guest at your Table UUSC Service Project—75 Years of Tradition Begins on Sunday, November 22 This year’s Guest at Your Table focuses on UUSC’s enduring commitment to helping refugees and other displaced people. Unrestricted contributions of $125 or more are eligible to be matched dollar for dollar by the UU Congregation at Shelter Rock in […]

Religious Education Matters – November 2015

by UUFH

Fall has come to the mountains. Our RE Program has lots of great things planned for the coming weeks and months. If we haven’t seen you for a while, please join us! It’s always much more interesting and fun when more kids attend. All of our programming is planned to enhance our children’s and youths’ spiritual growth. Please […]

Social Justice Outreach Team Update

by UUFH

Outreach Collection Sunday, November 22: Youth Hunger: At this time of celebration of harvest and our ritual feasting for Thanksgiving, we dedicate our November Outreach Collection to Youth Hunger—to those programs in our community that help to ensure that our children and youth have the sustenance they need to grow and learn and play and lead healthy productive […]

Music, Music, Music!

by UUFH

Music has been part of worship services since flutes were included in burial sites thousands of years ago. Frame drums have been used for percussion for millennia, along with vocal music sung in unison and in harmony. This congregation is lucky enough to have a gifted music director in Katherine Price, and the singers who participate in the […]

Holiday Craft Fair December 2015 – 4 Ways You Can Participate

by UUFH

Once again, UUFH will be holding its Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 5, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. There are four ways you can participate, and YES you can do all four if you wish! 1. First, we need vendors! Tables, either a full size or half, will be free to our Members and Friends. Outside vendors […]