Author Archives: AWE

Bread: Do You Have a Tale to Tell?

On Sun., Nov. 18, UUFA will hold its annual pre-Thanksgiving service.

This year we would like a few people, young and old, to share a brief personal story about bread–flatbread, challah, tortillas, pumpkin bread, Parker House Rolls, or whatever. Perhaps there’s a type of bread … read more.

Wondering with AWE

Exploring Life’s Mysteries

Rev. Alison W. Eskildsen

The month of October has always been one of my favorite months because I’m attracted to this particular change in season. Some famous person, I can’t remember who, once said Autumn was the time when Mother Earth wears her most … read more.

Chemical or Dust Sensitivity?

If you are particularly sensitive to paint or dust, you might consider taking a sabbath from your sabbath this Sunday, Sep. 9!

We hate to suggest this but because there has been a lot of progress on our renovation during the week, if you find you … read more.

Suicide Awareness Training, Sep. 16 or 17

Soul Shop, Ministering to Suicidal Desperation

Two suicide awareness trainings are scheduled in Athens, at Milledge Avenue Baptist Church. One training is on Sunday, Sep. 16, from 3 pm – 5 pm, for anyone in the community. The second training is on Monday, Sep. 17, from … read more.

Taking Time to Play

Wondering with AWE

by Rev. Alison W. Eskildsen

The Fellowship’s theme for September is Creativity. As I do for each month’s theme, I research the topic to get ideas for directions I might take with the 3 or 4 services I lead each month. A number of … read more.

Leadership Council Cancelled on Aug. 18.

Due to construction developments, the Leadership Council meeting tentatively scheduled for this Saturday, Aug. 18, is cancelled.

Stay tuned for new dates.


Free for the Taking!

As we clean out closets we are discovering many items no longer being used. This includes rocking chairs, can light fixtures, framed pictures, kitchen items (even bags of Sweet’n Low and Splenda), a piano bench, and more!

If you would like to take an item home, … read more.

UU World Magazine to Visit UUFA, Sun., Aug. 19

On Sunday, August 19, Michael Hart, writer for the UU WORLD magazine, will visit the Fellowship to prepare an article on becoming a “Breakthrough Congregation” for use in our denomination’s magazine.

We received notice of our being named a “Breakthrough Congregation” back in October 2017, (… read more.

Discuss Sanctuary Monitor Use, Sun, Aug. 26

On Sunday, August 26, in the Ocean Room, at either 9:45 am or 11:45 am (choose your preferred time), the Worship Arts Committee invites you to a Town Hall to discuss and hear your thoughts on the following:

the current use of the monitor in the sanctuary
how … read more.