Dear Ones, This past Sunday we held a memorial service for a dear member who took her own life. This coming Saturday we will celebrate the life of a founding member who died after a long period in hospice care. These are difficult times for our Fellowship. You may have heard of the UU Trauma Response […]

Dear Ones, If you were here for our service on February 3rd, which introduced and celebrated the Pagan festival of Imbolc; you probably took home a packet of seeds. Tom and I planted ours – and my radishes have sprouted above ground! We’ve planted a couple of small trees since buying our house, but we […]

Upcoming Sundays March Theme: Journey March 3 – Journeying with Mary Oliver – Rev. Lori March 10 – Our Abrahamic Roots (Source # 4) – Rev. Lori March 17 – Ostara/Spring Equinox – Rev. Lori        

Dear Ones, Have you ever had just the right person, just the right job, or just the right words come to you at just the right time? This experience of synchronicity, when things just seem to come together and “click” has only happened in a major way to me a few times in my life. […]

Volunteer with SECOND HELPINGS Food Distribution at PENN CENTER UUFB has partnered with The Penn Club to manage the Second Helpings food distribution every Friday at Penn Center.  This effort is one of many that continues our legacy partnership with Penn Center, founded as Penn School in 1862 by Unitarian Laura Towne. During a two hour […]

Second Helpings Food Available to All This is to notify our members and friends that food “rescued” by Second Helpings from retail outlets is available to anyone who chooses to utilize the service.  Every day, Second Helpings trucks deliver to shelters and other food distribution centers in the area. At Penn Center every Friday, the food […]

Welcome to 2019! Hope everyone is having a great year so far.  Here is the list of options for how you can pay your pledge. check – mail or collection basket cash – envelope in collection basket (Please remember to put your name on the envelope.) Bill Pay via your bank website (This is an easy […]

Items for the Hopeful Horizons shelter (formerly CODA) will be collected on the first Sunday of every month. Items should be placed in the basket outside the sanctuary doors. A full wish list of requested donations can be found here but in the past the most common needs have been: paper towels toilet paper Black hair care […]

CHRISTIAN AFFINITY GROUP 2019 PROGRAMS PLANNED Once again the UUFB Christian Affinity Group welcomes all members and friends to participate in a program series designed to stimulate thought and discussion. The 2019 theme will be Rebels and Reformers and will focus on important people of faith who had a lasting spiritual impact. All programs will […]

Caring Connections Periodically, the Caring Team will list in Headline News, with permission, the names of members and friends of UUFB who need care and support.  We provide support by sending cards, making calls, offering food and rides to appointments, etc.  The Neighborhood Circle Caring Captains will contact you if there is a need in your […]