Author Archives: Brad Garbus

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RE NEWS: “Don’t Make It So Difficult”

  submitted by Joanne Dingus “Don’t Make It So Difficult” “So where do you go to church?” Someone asks. And you say, “Oh, I go to the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Peninsula in Newport News.” And even while you’re … Continue reading

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Announcements (October 2015)

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GODDESS CIRCLE October 4th, 2015 Allison will present Dhumavati (Indian Tantric goddess) This is an open discussion circle for everyone. Goddesses are chosen from various world religions as a starting place for group discussion. When: 1st Sunday after 2nd service (about 12:15 … Continue reading

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A CHANGE IN LEADERSHIP

Submitted by Sandy Burkes-Campbell September 12, 2015 In July our Finance Director Dan Moore regretfully resigned his term. Since that time I have been working with the Leadership Development committee and its chair Michelle Sheeler to find a new finance chair. Last … Continue reading

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School Supply Drive

Children’s RE and The Got Kids Group are having a school supply drive to benefit the Boys and Girls Club. If you are school supply shopping for your own kids or would just like to help some kids this year, … Continue reading

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Birthdays (September 2015)

Many Happy Returns to our UUFP members and friends who will be celebrating their birthdays in SEPTEMBER!  They are: Larry Baer John Kelly Sara Drees Bob Smith Lin Chambers Rachel Bevins Victoria Schmidt Vittoria Rhone-Christensen Mary Faia Wayne Dawkins Ken Goodrich  … Continue reading

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Announcements (September 2015)

BUILDINGS & GROUNDS Planning work party for Building and Grounds: Sept. 26th. Jobs:  Building- painting the trim; Grounds- general clean up of yard to include mowing, trimming and removal of debris. Contact Roy Schilling if you are interested in helping.  grounds@uufp.org ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ … Continue reading

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Thank You for the Extra Donations

submitted by Mary Elizabeth Cotton One of our goals this year is to promote rental of our buildings to bring in additional funds.  We are having some success with this endeavor with both  outside groups and member’s parties and events. … Continue reading

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RE NEWS: Summer Camps and Fall Start Up!

submitted by Joanne Dingus SUUSI My family got to go to SUUSI (a UU family camp) again this year. It was a little bit of an adjustment being at VA Tech instead of Radford but we figured it out pretty … Continue reading

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Blessing Bags

submitted by Joanne Dingus Have you seen someone on a street corner or outside of a store holding up a sign asking for help? Have you wanted to help but didn’t have anything to give? How about a Blessing Bag? … Continue reading

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Yoga at the UUFP – Tuesday Mornings at 9:30

Yoga is a universal practice to increase awareness physically, mentally and spiritually. Vinyasa Yoga starts August 25, 2015! We meet in the sanctuary. Bring your mat and come check it out! First class is free. $8 drop-in fee or $40 … Continue reading

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