April Family Tree: Religious Education for Children & Youth

SPRING Schedule & Curricula
Children’s Religious Education (RE)

PreK~5th Grade RE classes for this age level take place during the 11am service. Children gather with their parents in the sanctuary to enjoy the first 15 minutes of worship together and then “sing out” to their religious education … read more.

Get on Board! UUFA Board of Trustees Update

At its February 13, 2017 meeting, the UUFA Board of Trustees accomplished the following:

Discussed:

topics for Congregational discussion to guide our Fellowship into the future;
Alison’s sabbatical planning logistics; and
progress of the Search Committee for an acting Coordinator of Religious Exploration.

Took the following action:

to appoint Royce Knight … read more.

Volunteer Recognition Team Spotlights Karen Solheim

[caption id="attachment_24638" align="alignleft" width="82"] Karen Solheim[/caption]Since arriving at UUFA in 1999, Karen Solheim has modeled commitment. In addition to servingas the Justice Cluster lay minister since 2014, Karen is a member of Palms of Fire and the Forum Committee. Her involvement with the Justice Cluster encompasses the Social Action Committee, Exploring Racial Justice Task Force, … Continued

Sermon Archive, 2017

Please click on a blue title below to download a pdf document of past sermons and reflections. New documents will be added by the end of each month.

Service Date, Title, Speaker/s

December 31, Letting Go and Moving On, Lee Cornell and Vivian Preston Sellers

December 24, … read more.

Will Sheahan and Greg Davis Exemplify Social Action

By Karen Cornell

There is a long and far reaching tradition of service in our fellowship, and the Volunteer Recognition Team along with Justice Cluster Lay Minister Karen Solheim would like to recognize the recent accomplishments of the UUFA Social Action Committee and especially member Greg … read more.

The History of Shared Ministry at the UUFA

By Myrna Adams West

As we continue our year-long celebration of UUFA’s Diamond JUUbilee, September ushers in Sixty Days of Celebration, beginning with recognition of ministers, staffers, and lay leaders. In addition to the following remembrance of our shared ministry, you can find a chronological listing of … read more.

Our Lifespan Learning, Past and Present

By Meredyth Fleisher

As we celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens, one of our most admirable accomplishments is our commitment to lifelong learning.  Our roots run deep in a fertile ground of education, thanks in no small part to the curiosity … read more.

The Inventory of Our Surroundings

As part of UUFA’s Diamond JUUbilee, the 60th Anniversary Committee is celebrating our buildings, grounds, and art in April  (details). Our thanks to Diane Bridges for cataloging the life of our shared spaces.

BUILDINGS

Early meeting places:

1954 – … read more.

In April We Celebrate Our Surroundings

The Fellowship in 3 Dimensions:
Our Buildings, Grounds and Sacred Objects

In a year of homecoming, which homes do we remember?  In her work for the Diamond JUUbilee Committee, Diane Bridges has gathered images and artifacts tracing the UUFA in its movements around the community and … read more.