We are thrilled to welcome you to the home of the UUFF at 25 Chalice Circle. The successful completion of this building in April 2012 is the culmination of many years of hard work and perseverance. Our gatherings here reflect the exhilaration we feel in bringing our Fellowship together at last in this exceptional space.

You are cordially invited to join us in our joyful celebrations of beloved community. We offer an open-minded and supportive environment for those seeking philosophical, spiritual, intellectual and religious exploration. Here you will find inspiring services, uplifting music, vibrant religious education, engaging dialogue, and community connection. We invite you to ask questions, share ideas, and join us in our search for truth and understanding. We look forward to meeting you and personally welcoming you into our congregation.

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Join us in our new home at 25 Chalice Circle. Map and directions here.

UPCOMING SERVICES (10:30 AM):

Dec. 24, 7:30 p.m.

Christmas Eve Service: The Holly and the Ivy
Rev. Walter Braman

Our Christmas Eve service of light and music.  Intergenerational
Adult Choir will perform

Dec. 28
Drumming
Ken Crampton

Drumming is a powerful tool for expression, connection, and healing.  Ken is a local musician who has been building community through drumming for many years.

Jan. 4, 2015
All This and Potluck, Too?
Rev. Walter Braman

Reflections on the anniversary of my ordination.
Hand Chimes will perform.

Jan. 11
Reclaiming God from the Fundamentalists and New Atheists Alike
Dan Spiro

Dan’s talk will include ideas from his new book, Liberating the Holy Name: A Free Thinker Grapples with the Meaning of Divinity.  He is no stranger to our Fellowship.  He has done a service at Caroline St. on Baruch Spinoza and done seminars at SUUSI on Spinoza as well.

Jan. 18
Two Steps Forward, One Step Back
Rev. Walter Braman

It’s been more than one step back this year; why?
Adult Choir will perform.

Jan. 25
Beyond Categorical Thinking
Amanda Schuber and Mary Esther Johnson

This UUA-sponsored program is designed to promote inclusive thinking and help prevent unfair discrimination in the search process for a new minister.  Amanda and Mary Esther are UUA-trained facilitators who will speak about how thinking categorically about people sometimes interferes with choosing the best candidate.

 

UUFF NEWS & EVENTS:

UUFF Adult Choir Featured on 95.9′s Hometown Holiday Spotlight

The UUFF Adult Choir submitted their rendition of “Deck the Hall” to 95.9′s Hometown Holiday Spotlight, and Jason, the Music Committee, and the entire Adult Choir ensemble are proud to announce that their recording was selected by the station, and it has received considerable airtime in the Hometown Holiday Spotlight rotation.  If you would like to know when to catch the choir on the radio, click here for 95.9′s online schedule and watch for the UUFF Choir’s listing.  Of, if you just want to hear it right now, here’s a link to the audio file: Deck The Hall.

“Deck the Hall” is a traditional Christmas song, arranged by UUFF’s Music Director Jason J. Michael and premiered by the UUFF Adult Choir.  In addition to the Adult Choir, the recording features Jennette Taylor on upright bass, Kana Zink on piano, and Jason Michael on the egg shaker.  Enjoy!

 

Holiday Hors d’Oeuvre Buffet

On Sunday, December 21, we’ll spread some holiday cheer after the service at our annual holiday buffet.  This year, we’ll make it an hors d’oeuvres buffet of sweet and savory finger foods.  Please bring a dish that’s easy to eat–think small plates, no utensils.  Share your family’s favorite holiday treats, whether homemade or store-bought, and make plans to stay after the serviee to enjoy this special social time.