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UUA President Visits Durango

UUA President, Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray made a recent visit to Durango and spoke informally to members of the fellowship.  Audio of that conversation can be found here»

GA 2018

General Assembly 2018 June 20-24, Kansas City, MO Registration now open

Kickoff Meeting – Long-Range Planning Taskforce

Lively conversation followed an introductory address by Tom Umbhau, AIA (Bauen Group Architecture) at the long-range planning kickoff meeting. Listen here» then catch up on the latest buzz» Bauen Group Architecture»

Buildings & Grounds Wants You in the Loop

The Buildings & Grounds Committee is creating a mailing list of individuals interested in receiving email notification of B&G activities. You can be in the loop by signing up on-line or look for the sign-up clipboard at the Social Responsibility & Justice table.

Got Your February Newsletter?

The February edition of our Newsletter, Notes, has been distributed and it’s BURSTING with important info. Current issues of our monthly newsletter are always available here under News and Events, but if you didn’t receive your personal copy, check with your email service provider to find out if it’s being blocked.

$1 Million Matching Grant

Join in the promise and practice of our shared commitment to be a more inclusive, more expansive Unitarian Universalism.  Rev. Susan Frederick Gray and BLUU Executive Director Lena K. Gardner announce a generous $1 million matching grant, and ask for your support. WATCH VIDEO                               More information»

Celebrating the Roots of Our Fellowship – A Book

Hardbound, softbound and e-copies of Celebrating the Roots of Our Fellowship are now available. This book celebrates the first fifty years of our congregation (1967 – 2017) as we continue working together to build the Beloved Community for the Future.  More information»

UU’s Pentagon Papers Connection

With the release of The Post directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks, the story of the Pentagon Papers has rekindled public conversation about the importance of a free press. The film’s release couldn’t have come at a more relevant time. Its historical dramatization of how an administration tried to stop the Washington Post from printing parts of the report detailing US involvement in Vietnam from 1945 to 1967 speaks to what we see happening now: a president openly attacking news outlets and making accusations of “fake news.” While the film focuses on the Washington Post, the story doesn’t end there. In October 1971, Beacon Press released … Continued

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Board Approves 5-Year Strategic Plan

The newly approved strategic plan, a culmination of many months of work, is based on the Strategic Summit process held last spring and the work of the subsequent action planning groups. The goals, objectives and tasks outlined in this plan will help define, shape, focus and prioritize the next five years of UUFD’s congregational life. Copies of the Strategic Plan 2017-2022 are available in Bowman Hall. Read the full document here»