Category: Minister

Minister’s Discretionary Fund

This Fund exists at the heart of our common ministry. It is used throughout the year to help members of our community, both here at FUUSN and the larger community of which we are a part, find a way through difficult times. In the past … read more.

A Note from Erin

Greetings All,
With so many services between now and the first of the year, I thought it best to send out a listing so you’ll have all the information in one place. Additionally, there are two important elements of the first two services on Christmas … read more.

A Note From Erin

Last Spring the Racial Justice Ministry and R.E. Program, with leadership from the Board, made the commitment to bring “Living the Pledge to End Racism” curriculum to FUUSN. Created by members of our UU congregation in Richmond, VA. “Living the Pledge to End Racism” is … read more.

A Note From Erin

Many of you know that I have a Discretionary Fund that allows us all to help people find a way through difficult times. The Fund has paid utility bills, bought food, helped with housing assistance, medical bills and car repairs and so much more. It … read more.

A Note From Erin

FUUSN continues to be blessed with a hard-working and committed staff — Fran Clancy, Anne Watson Born, Amanda Graff, Beth Walton, Dani Patrick, Jaelynn Linares, Carson Cooman and Akela Franklin. This congregation, and its programs, would not be possible without them. It is a joy … read more.

A Note from Erin

It really does take a village to run an Annual Budget Drive. Thank you to Co-Chairs Brian Gill, Elisabeth Greer, and Julia Huston for creating a fun, informative and hopeful Budget Drive. If you haven’t yet, I hope you all will spend some time with … read more.

A Note From Erin

Congregation-wide Conversation Tuesday April 23 It has been so heartening to know that so many of you have taken part in our common read White Fragility; Why it’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Race these last few months. So far, more than … read more.

A Note From Erin

New Membership Coordinator

Pat Rohan, Hattie Kerwin Derrick, Danny Jones, Sharon Sisskind, Cora Jeyadame and I (aka the Membership Coordinator Search Committee) are happy to introduce you all to Jaelynn Linares! There are so many reasons the Committee was unanimous and enthusiastic in our decision to … read more.