Category: News

Health Disparities and COVID-19

At the end of the 15th Century, Europeans noticed a “new” disease (syphilis) and promptly blame-named it for their neighbors/rivals; the French called it the “Neapolitan Disease;” their Neapolitan foes labeled it the “French Disease.” People who attack Chinese and Asians, blaming them for COVID-19 … read more.

Voting Matters

Members and friends of UUFR have been active in the early stages of the 2020 election season. At social hour on February 9 and again February 16, many of us put pen to postcard in a campaign encouraging young women whose voting patterns were intermittent … read more.

What is ARM?

Welcome to the first entry in the ARM Blog. In 2015 the UUFR Board created the Anti-Racism Ministry (ARM) to begin transforming our congregation into an actively anti-racism community. By 2016 we were working toward offering a 12-hour education and awareness raising workshop, Living the Pledge … read more.

Donate Online

As always, you can make online donations to UUFR here, or try our new mobile friendly donation page here. We are also still processing and depositing checks received in the mail.

Family Ministry . . .

NEW Weekly Newsletter for Parents (Remember to register to stay connected): We are sending out a NEW weekly newsletter for parents on Fridays so we keep in touch while we can’t meet in person. It will have the latest information for Children’s Chapel via Zoom, as well as … read more.

Help Change the World . . .

Help Financially: Many non-profit organizations need our assistance more than ever as they seek to help the most vulnerable among us during the corona virus outbreak.

The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, one of UUFR’s long-time community partners, is launching a new program to help families with children experiencing … read more.

Generosity Campaign Continues!

Our present social reality is dramatically different from the social reality of just two weeks ago, and yet the core mission of our congregation remains unchanged: we exist to care for one another, to accompany each other through times of suffering and joy, and to … read more.

Let’s Still Have Fun — in Virtual Space!

The UUFR board will host an online happy hour Friday, March 27, at 5 pm

Prepare a beverage of your choice and come socialize. Click here to participate via Zoom. To participate by phone, call 656-876-9923 and enter Meeting ID 283-147-699.

 

Raleigh Ramblers: Favorite Photos, Friday, March 27, … read more.