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Working on the UUFH Piano

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Katherine Price, our Music Director, joins piano technician Gary Griswold as he begins to disassemble the lower bass strings on our Kawai grand piano to replace them with new ones. After the strings are removed, they are sent to a company that measures them, makes new strings, and sends them to us. Gary then installs […]

Who Does What? – August 2017

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Jan Partin Presently, I serve on the Social Justice Outreach Team and helped with the Green Sanctuary Accreditation. It’s been a fun experience working with different segments of the congregation on green projects over the past three years! We will be addressing Ethical Eating this year as a continuation of our green efforts, a topic […]

UUFH Directory to be Updated

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We will be putting together an updated directory in the coming weeks, so if you have a change of address, phone, and/or email, please email that information to office@uufhnc.org by Friday, August 18th.  Thank you!

Campus Planning Forum

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August 13 or September 17, 12:00 pm When our last five-year Strategic Plan was adopted in 2008, it identified facility enhancement as a high priority goal. Our current 2015-2020 Strategic Plan emphasizes the continuing importance of this goal, while allowing for changed circumstances. For example, in 2008, we seriously considered building a new church on […]

Family Ministry and Community Update – August 2017

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Summer is in full swing and the Family Ministry Program is enjoying a Summer of Fun and Service. On July 9, our families gathered at the Carl Sandburg Home and volunteered in the goat barn. It was great to see the littlest ones brushing the goats and everyone helping out around the barn! Then we […]

President’s Message – August 2017

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For climate scientists, the future looks pretty bleak. If their projections are correct then severe droughts and rising oceans will create fierce competition for resources, wars, starvation, and many a climate refugee.  And, get this: humanity is in the same spot we were a century ago. I’ve been reading a book by Thomas Hager, The […]

Join the Pulpit Flower Team  

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We are seeking a new volunteer to join us beginning in July to provide floral arrangements for the pulpit on Sundays. You would be responsible for an arrangement one Sunday a month: fresh, dried, silk, or any combination thereof! We plan a month in advance so you will have plenty of flexibility to choose the Sunday […]

Who Does What? – July 2017

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Sally Vice serves on our Membership Committee and Welcome Team, where her kindly spirit helps newcomers and long-time members build a sense of belonging within UUFH. She is among the volunteers who greet attendees at Sunday morning services and, as such, is often one of the first faces welcoming visitors to UUFH. Once you meet […]

How does UUFH observe Copyright Law?

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Religious Services There is a Religious Exemption to US Copyright Law that states that works can be performed in religious ceremonies. This exemption does NOT extend to copying the performance. We can sing anything in our service, but we cannot record it or make copies of the printed material. This is why our UUFH orders […]

Social Justice and Outreach Team Update

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The Social Justice and Outreach Team (SJOT) has donated $500 to Pisgah Legal Services’ current fundraising campaign. The campaign has a matching funds offer, capped at $20,000, which doubles the impact of other donations. The combined donations ($40,000) will be used to increase the capacity of Pisgah Legal’s immigration team. “The mission of Pisgah Legal […]