News

UUFE Services Going Online-Only for January 2022

Dear Members and Friends,

UUFE’s Re-Opening Task Force met on Sunday and has decided, based on local health conditions, including the record-breaking spread of Covid and hospitals being at capacity throughout the region, that UUFE will not hold in-person Sunday services for the month of January. … read more.

Mixing Covid and Christmas

‘Bah Humbug.’ This phrase comes to mind as I read the never-ending headlines about the omicron variant.  ‘Bah Humbug’ conveys “curmudgeonly displeasure.” It captures a sense of contempt, disgust, and disillusionment. For all things Covid, it feels about right.

I am reassured by … read more.

UUFE Modifies Its Gathering Guidelines

In light of some improvements to local trends, the Re-Opening Task Force recently met and has modified the guidelines as follows:

The cap on attendance in the sanctuary is increased from 35 to 45. There will still be social distancing. We will keep several doors slightly … read more.

20 Years Later

On this anniversary of ‘9/11’ my hope is we’ll pause and reflect on our sense of the event 20 years later. Where were you that morning? Where were you in your life’s journey in September 2001?

That morning I had flown to NYC on the 6 a.m. … read more.

Summer Picnic Cancelled – Aug 29, 2021

The picnic planned for this coming Sunday, August 29, 2021 is cancelled.

Our hosts were exposed to COVID, and while they don’t believe they are infected (and are awaiting test results to confirm), we decided that cancelling this year’s picnic makes the most sense.

If there are … read more.

Quiz: What Does the “C” in NLDC Stand for?

​​At our last Annual Meeting, we elected new members of the ​UUFE NLDC. What does the “C” stand for?

Here is your clue:

 

 

Answer:  This week, it was Cuisine.

 

​​At our last Annual Meeting, we elected new members of the Nominating and Leadership Development Committee (NLDC).  Last Sunday evening, … read more.