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Wake Board of Elections Public Hearing

The Wake County Board of Elections will hold a public hearing to solicit input on the times, dates, and locations for Early Voting sites for the May 2018 primary on Thursday, February 8, at 5 pm. The meeting will be at the Wake County Board of Elections downtown conference room, 337 South Salisbury Street, Raleigh. … Continued

Support Democracy NC on This Justice Sunday, Feb. 4

Democracy NC will be the recipient of our Justice Sunday collection on February 4th. This group is a non-partisan, statewide organization that works to help North Carolinians achieve a state government of, for and by the people of NC. Democracy NC organizes and trains volunteers to conduct non-partisan voter registration drives, to monitor the board … Continued

Meet the Artist, Sunday, Feb. 4

Meet artist Arsis Fruritch at coffee hour after service this Sunday, February 4. Arsis’ remarkable paintings are displayed in Founders hall through February 27. Arsis describes his Liberty series as follows: “Release from darkness to freedom, it is not only my goal, but it is also for all of those who want to make the … Continued

Chasing the Flame

A bulletin board in the lobby has a display of photographs of other UU churches and fellowships. Members and Staff are invited to submit a photo (3×5 or 4×6) of another UU church where they have visited or been a member. Please submit your photo in an envelope to Linda Hames, along with the information … Continued

Next Love Wins Lunch – March 28

Mark your calendars!  UUFR will be providing a Sloppy Joe lunch on Wednesday, March 28 for Love Wins Ministries, located behind Trinity United Methodist Church in Raleigh. Love Wins is a ministry of presence and pastoral care for the homeless and at-risk population of Raleigh. This will be the 4th lunch we have provided since … Continued

UUFR High School Youth Activity Leaders

Do you have a skill, hobby, or passion that you would like to share with young people? UUFR’s High School Youth Group is looking for presenters and activity leaders. Please contact Kathryn at [email protected] if you are interested!

Members Gallery: My Best Shot

Members have been invited to display some of their unique photographs in the members gallery outside the Sanctuary. Most of the images are the result of persistent effort, or from being lucky enough to be in the right place at the right time. After service, take a moment to have a look at the photographs! The … Continued

Photo Directory Photo shoot March 20-24!

Would you love the chance to get a professional photo taken of you and your family for free? The week of March 19 we will be hosting a photo shoot for our member directory. Everyone who gets their photo taken receives a FREE 8×10 print and the option to buy more prints. Open to EVERYONE! … Continued

Scrip Sundays and New Scrip Order Form

The Scrip Fundraising Program has a new order form! Cards may be picked up on Scrip Sundays (the first Sunday of the month) at the Scrip table in Founders Hall. A small $5 shipping fee will be added to the cost of each customer’s order. All funds raised go to support UUFR activities and programs.

“Me Too” Group Meetings

The purpose of UUFR’s new “Me Too” Group is to provide a safe space where people can share and process their experiences of sexual harassment and sexual violence in an environment where they can heal and potentially form lifelong relationships. This is a program to support people as they share their stories, or to help … Continued