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Faith Formation News for children, caregivers and adults

Fall Festival October 8 after Sunday Service

UUFD Children, their Parents / Caregivers, and Grandparents are invited!

Fall Festival that will be held at John R.’s home on October 8 immediately following church service (noon to 4 p.m.). All the UUFD children and their parents/grandparents are invited. … read more.

September’s Easy Environmental Stewardship Action Reminder

From the Environmental Justice Team

When buying liquids that you use up regularly, consider using the same container many times and refilling it. Reduce your trash and even recycling. WeFill is among the better options for both reusable containers and what ecologically goes into them.

Cottage Meetings have changed!

Cottage Meetings have changed. The available times are now:

Sun, 9/17: 8:45 – 9:45am

(Sun, 9/24: 11:15 is full, not cancelled.)

Thurs, 9/28: 12-1pm

Sat, 9/30: 2-3pm

Sun, 10/8: 8:45-9:45am & 11:15-12:15

All meetings are one hour long and will take place at Bowman Hall.

If you have not signed up yet … read more.

Updates from the Office

Office Hours are Changing!

Beginning next week (September 18th) the office hours will regularly be as follows:

Monday: 10am-3pm

Tuesday: CLOSED

Wednesday: 10am-3pm

Thursday: 10am-3pm

Friday: CLOSED

We encourage emailing Nikki at if you plan to come in with a question/project for her. Hours are limited and appointments … read more.

News from Rev Barbara Coeyman

Important Changes to the Schedule for “Repentance and Repair: Courage to Covenant Workshop,” and Transition Team Town Hall

UUFD’s Transition Team and Rev. Barbara will lead a series of small-group conversations to explore the new UUA Common Read, On Repentance and Repair by Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg. These conversations … read more.

Activities on the horizon

UUFD members and friends make a difference in our Ministerial Search process. During September and October, please participate in the following upcoming opportunities, to ensure your voice has been heard:


You will be encouraged to share more deeply your thoughts related to selecting our … read more.

A Message from Rev. Barbara and the Transition Team

Repentance and Repair: Courage to Covenant
Join UUFD for small-group conversations around UUA’s Common Read, “On Repentance and Repair,” by Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg

Have you ever become tangled in different viewpoints or conflict with someone else and wished for better tools to work out differences? Perhaps you’ve … read more.

New “Soul Matters” monthly themes begin this month

Welcome to a new year of “Soul Matters”! Our fellowship uses “Soul Matters,” a theme-based ministry program that offers resources around different monthly themes, in our faith formation, worship and social media. We thought you might enjoy a preview of the upcoming year’s themes, which kick … read more.

News from Faith Formation

Pre-School Sunday Faith Formation Set To Begin September 24! Those of you who have volunteered, thank you! Sharon will be in touch this week to set up a schedule.

The toddlers and pre-schoolers (children who do not yet read) will be gathering during service at the back … read more.

Repentance and Repair: Courage to Covenant Workshop

UUFD’s Transition Team and Rev. Barbara will lead a series of small-group conversations to explore the new UUA Common Read, On Repentance and Repair by Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg. These conversations will invite all of us into deepening in our understanding of “covenant,” especially what it … read more.