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This Week on the Poor People’s Campaign – A National Call for Moral Revival

This week the Poor People”s Campaign focuses on a national campaign for Moral Revivial. Join us on Monday at 2 pm for the first day in a season of nonviolent direct action against poverty, systemic racism, ecological devastation, and the war economy. For full details visit uufr.org/ppc, which will be updated regularly throughout the campaign.

YRE’s Annual Sundae Sunday on May 27

The Youth Religious Exploration program’s end of year celebration, Sundae Sunday, will take place on Sunday, May 27th during coffee hour in Founder’s Hall. Come enjoy ice cream sundaes, learn more about the year our youth have had in their classes, and find out about volunteer opportunities and YRE programming. If you’d like to contribute to our Sundae Bar, … Continued

Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival

Revs. Osterman and Ostrom will be participating in the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, joining in solidarity with those most impacted by poverty, systemic racism, ecological devastation and the war economy to struggle for a better world for all. To learn more about the campaign and view upcoming events, please click … Continued

Notice of the 2018 UUFR Annual Election and Budget Meeting on May 20

What: Article III of our bylaws state “A congregational meeting shall be held in the second calendar quarter and shall be designated the Annual Elections and Budget Meeting.” Agenda items include volunteer recognition, approval of minutes, election of board officers and nominating committee members, review and approval of the 2018-2019 budget and revisions to our … Continued

UUFR’s Annual Book Sale Scheduled for October 6

The annual UUFR Book Sale will take place on the weekend of Saturday October, 6, 2018. Like last year, the book sale is going to operate very similarly to the biannual flea markets. Please save your books at home and begin bringing them to UUFR on Sunday, September 30. On Thursday and Friday, October 4 … Continued

Poor People’s Campaign Training

Join Revs. Osterman and Ostrom for a nonviolent direct action training in preparation for the Poor People’s Campaign. The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival has been busy organizing a season of nonviolent direct action to transform the nation’s political, economic, and moral structures. The campaign will take place from Sunday, May … Continued

Young Adult Group in May

Michael Oakes will be hosting May’s Young Adult Group gathering at his house on Saturday, May 5th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Please sign up by clicking here by Wednesday, May 2nd if you’d like to participate in the event:

Loves Wins Lunch May 30

UUFR will provide lunch for 70-80 homeless guests at the Love Wins Community Engagement Center on May 30. We still need chopped BBQ, sides, and desserts. Please go to the following Sign up Genius to volunteer to provide food or help with set up, serving, and clean up: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0948a8a92aabf49-love3

UUFR’s Booth at OUT! Raleigh 

In our ongoing effort to be visible and welcoming to the local LGBTQ community, UUFR will have a booth at the OUT! Raleigh Festival on Saturday, May 5th. There will be music, food, and fun! We need volunteers to staff the table in 2-or-3-hour shifts from 10:00 am setup till 6:00 pm tear down. Come … Continued

Fur, Feathers, and Fins

The next exhibit in the Members Gallery is open to ALL members and staff. Introduce us to one of your family members who just happens to be a dog, cat, hamster, goldfish, canary, etc. Catch that loved one in an adorable pose and submit a photo (8×10 preferred). Let Linda Hames ([email protected]) know if you need … Continued