Posts from January 2015

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Safety at UUFC

by Jamie Petts

Our January Safety column provides more information about fire alarms and other emergencies requiring evacuation, and the use of the Emergency Alarm Pull Stations. In the event of fire or another emergency, pull the emergency alarm to alert everyone in the building. There are four-inch square red pull stations in the following locations: in the Sanctuary: one by the west exit […]


by Jill McAllister

It is the evening of January 18, 2015. I am listening to Krista Tippett (NPR’s “On Being”) interviewing Congressman John Lewis, who as the leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) was one of the 6 main organizers of the much of the Civil Rights movement, including the march on Selma. He is elaborating […]

From the Stewardship Committee

by Jamie Petts

Beginning Again: Living Fully Through Generosity As we close one year and begin a new one, we often establish or renew commitments that move us toward living more fully. What this means for each of us differs significantly, but the idea of making a difference in the lives of others is no doubt a common thread. Making a difference by being […]

From the Board

by Jamie Petts

Task Forces Forming: You Can Join In! Two short-term task forces will be working on goals set by the Board of Trustees this winter. Are you interested in helping? The first Task Force will gather facts and identify solutions related to our structural needs. It will begin meeting immediately with its recommendations due to be presented to the Board […]