Category Archives: Member Spotlight

Alexander French: A Biography

Compiled by Steve Kadar, and edited by Alice Smith, from information provided by Al French himself. Rev. Andrew writes, “I’m told that, some years ago, Al French was once interviewed for a UUFP member biography that was to be run in … Continue reading

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Remembering Berni (A Remarkable Woman)

by Ken Haggard, UUFP Member since 1966 Bernice Marcotte (Berni) was born in Derby Line, Vt., on the Canadian border. The matriarch of the family (in North America) was a 13-year-old orphan when in 1670 she was sent from France … Continue reading

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Please Welcome Our Newest Members

Submitted by Bobbie Schilling The following new members were recognized on Sunday, June 30, 2013: Brad Garbus was born in Baltimore, MD, and moved to Hampton Roads at the age of 5. In 1996 he graduated from ITT Tech with … Continue reading

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Our expanding, evolving modes of communication

submitted by Wayne Dawkins Full-time ministry, a second building to serve pastoral and program needs, and a steadily growing congregation. For the past decade change has been unrelenting at the UU Fellowship of the Peninsula. Something else has changed dramatically: … Continue reading

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A Journey to Le Puy

By Brad Harper How do I begin? This ancient place, it has been itself the site of pilgrims, come to see the Black Madonna, a small statue within the cathedral brought back by pilgrims from the holy land during the … Continue reading

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