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):

Mar. 29
Painted Birds
Paul Metzger

Large scale immigration presents similar, difficult issues throughout the world.  In the U.S., successive waves of immigrants have met with mixed receptions.  The history of U.S. immigration and its economic consequences, seen as part of global immigration patterns, may help illuminate the current policy debate and suggest a way forward.  Paul Metzger, attorney and retired clerk of the Spotsylvania County circuit court, was director of legal and financial studies in the UMW graduate school, and has taught at UMW and Georgetown.

Apr. 5
Easter Service and Flower Communion
Rev. Walter Braman
UUth Choir performs

The service will include our traditional flower communion and the dedication of the Memorial Garden.

Apr. 12
The Stalled Gender Revolution: Gender (In)Equality at Work and Home
Miriam Liss

Miriam Liss, UMW Professor of Psychology, is a clinical psychologist and has conducted research on parenting, division of labor, and work-family balance.  She is co-author of Balancing the Big Stuff: Finding Happiness in Work, Family, and Life.

Apr. 19
Avoiding the Edifice Complex
Rev. Walter Braman

How to love and use our building.

Apr. 26
Candidating Week Service
Ministerial Candidate
Adult Choir performs

**Please note: Candidating Week scheduling is tentative at this time.  Please check the weekly email and print announcements and check back here later for confirmed information, sermon titles, etc.  Thank you!

 

UUFF NEWS & EVENTS:

At Your Service Auction, April 11

Join us on Saturday, April 11 at 6 pm at the UUFF for an opportunity to bid on great items and services. Socialize with friends, enjoy light refreshments, and bid on silent auction items from 6-7 pm. Our live auction begins at 7 pm, with a variety of practical, whimsical, tasty, entertaining, adventurous, time-saving, handy, and creative items. Contributions of finger foods and desserts for our buffet are most appreciated.

The success of this fundraiser depends on your generous contributions. To make an auction donation, print out the auction form pdf or use our editable auction form in Word format. Paper forms are also available at the Fellowship. Our catalog deadline is Sunday, March 29. To submit the online form via email, save the Word file to your desktop, re-open it from the desktop, fill it out, save it again, and then attach it to an email to uuff@verizon.net. Send paper forms to UUFF, 25 Chalice Circle, Fredericksburg, VA 22405 or place in the auction envelope in the foyer of the Fellowship.

Auction form as pdf: click here
Auction form as editable Word document: click here