Category: Board of Trustees

From The Board of Trustees

Stepping into Discomfort

The worship theme for September is “Covenant.” This theme reminds us that a distinguishing characteristic of FUUSN and Unitarian-Universalism is the covenantal foundations of our community. We come together in relationship as a spiritual community that is characterized by our covenantal promises of … read more.

Update on FUUSN Parking & Santander Bank Lot

I want to update everyone about the current situation regarding FUUSN and the proposed redevelopment of the Santander Bank building and parking lot by Robert Korff, head of Mark Development, the new owner of the property. As some of you may already know, FUUSN leadership … read more.

Proposed By-Law Changes

Dear friends and members,

The FUUSN Annual Meeting on June 3rd will vote on a proposal to amend the Society’s bylaws that deal with the endowment and the Board of Investment. On March 20th, the Board of Trustees voted in favor of the proposal, … read more.

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Almost exactly three years ago, I was so moved by the joy of our annual Coming of Age service that I was saying to myself: “it’s time you got to know some of these great kids.” The very same Sunday, at coffee hour, a member … read more.

Primer on FUUSN Governance, April 29

Primer on FUUSN’s Governance & the Board’s Role. Join us on Sunday, April 29 in the Children’s Chapel, 11:30 – 12:30, refreshments served. Everyone is welcome to attend the Primer on FUUSN’s Governance & the Board’s Role:

For prospective and current leaders
For all who are curious about how FUUSN works
Followed … read more.

Board of Trustees: Marbles Matter

If you were in the Parish Hall on Sunday, April 8, for coffee hour you were witness to FUUSN at its finest. Our big room was a cacophony of activity, with barely enough room for all the teams and their tables to set up. Young … read more.

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A Youth’s Perspective When first hearing that I was nominated for being on the church’s Board of Trustees I was surprised because I still considered myself as “new” even though I started coming to FUUSN in 7th grade.

For those of you who don’t know me, … read more.

Board of Trustees: Resolving to Listen

‘Tis the season for reflection and resolution. As I look back on 2017, my own experience was one of contradiction. Amid considerable local and global political turmoil, I enjoyed many personal and professional successes, including joining FUUSN’s Board of Trustees last Spring. One of the … read more.

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FUUSN is now an official member of the Refugee Immigration Cluster — Congratulations all!

On November 14, the Board of Trustees voted unanimously for FUUSN to join the Newton-Brookline Refugee Cluster of the Refugee Immigration Ministry (RIM). Six congregations (FUUSN, Grace Episcopal, First Baptist in Newton … read more.