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This Week at UUFP

    • Mens Writing Group #2 will meet this Thursday at 6:30. See the calendar https://uufp.org/uufp-google-calendar/ for zoom links, and contact menswriting2@uufp.org for more information.
    • Women's Drumming will meet via Zoom at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday July 25. To join, go to https://bit.ly/2Tmiux5 or you can dial-in by phone to 646-558-8656 (Meeting ID: 856 9247 1103) For more information, please contact womensdrumming@uufp.org.
    • Fiber FUUN is held every 1st and 3rd Mondays on-line via Zoom, at 7pm. Virtual gathering of the Fiber FUUN group - a subset is now mobilizing to sew masks. To join, click https://bit.ly/34lIv3Z or Dial 1 301-715-8592 US (Meeting ID:328 877 780) For more information, please contact fiberfuun@uufp.org
    • "I Can't Breathe" Sessions: The Social Justice Committee is facilitating Zoom sessions every Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. and every Thursday at 6:00 p.m. for the rest of June to help us process the deaths of George Floyd and many other People of Color. The sessions will address BlackLivesMatter, Ending Police Brutality against Blacks, and Ending White Supremacy. All are welcome. We are facilitating these as Deep Listening sessions at first, like our Fellowship Circles. That is, we all listen respectfully with no comments or suggestions while each of us speaks in the safe, loving place that we create together in our Zoom sessions. In Community, Robin van Tine, Chair Social Justice Committee. Please join us via Zoom at bit.ly/2zGXGdg or for more information, contact socialjustice@uufp.org.
    • What is stewardship and what part does it have in building the beloved community? Join our guest Mark Ewert (via Zoom) at 7 p.m. on Wednesday July 29 for "Building Beloved Community", an engaging and interactive stewardship workshop about connecting our resources to our values, beliefs and loves, both as a congregation, in the larger community, and for us individually. This is for everyone in the Fellowship, whether you are an elder or a youth, a lay leader or a brand new member. A Zoom link will be sent closer to the date, but mark the time in your calendar now!  For more information, please contact Rev. Andrew. Mark will be using this handout.
      • Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83225078239
        Dial in: +1 301 715 8592   Meeting ID: 832 2507 8239, Passcode: 826135 (You'll need the meeting ID and passcode to use your telephone for audio.)
    • UUTheVote Postcard Campaign is starting. Please see this video for information. Contact Sandra and Pam to sign up. UUthevote@uufp.org.
    • Volunteers are needed to help with the mowing and weekly trash take out at the Fellowship Building. ALL HELP IS APPRECIATED. Please contact Roy Schilling at grounds@uufp.org or the office building for more information.
    • Let's Stay Connected! UUFP is now offering On-Line Check-In (Monday and Wednesday Only) via Zoom, at 11:00 a.m. Please drop in to let us know how you’re doing, to let us know what you need help with, to share good news or sad news, or just to chat. Join us here or Dial 1-646-558-8656 (Meeting ID: 841 4786 9284).
    • Please join us on-line for Reflect Back every Wednesday, at 7:00 p.m. on-line via Zoom. To join in please click bit.ly/36ifgzZ or Dial 1 301-715-8592 (Meeting ID: 280 369 920) For more information, contact minister@uufp.org or Scott W. Kasmire at reflectback@uufp.org.
    • Sip and Social Thursday! We'll gather informally (and virtually) via Zoom on Thursdays. We invite you to please join Rev. Andrew on Thursdays, at 4:00 p.m. for tea (coffee, or hot chocolate, or whatever you prefer) via Zoom to check in with one another and chat. Click https://uuma.zoom.us/j/384426773 to join.

This Weekend at UUFP

Upcoming

    • UU the Vote at UUFP: UUA president Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray has stressed that "UU the Vote" is our #1 priority. "Faith. Love. Action. Together." and "#VoteLove – #DefeatHate" are the motto and slogan for the campaign.
      Are you interested in joining us? If so, you can go to uuthevote.org and learn about the campaign. For more information, contact Sandra or Pam at UUthevote@uufp.org.UUthevote@uufp.org.
      At this time, UUFP's UU the Vote committee is planning for 4 actions:
          - Postcard campaign (cards ordered)
          - Phone banking
          - Registering voters at grocery stores and other locations in August and September
          - Offering rides to the polls or voting centers in the 45 days prior to the election.

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