News

Circle Dinners

Members, friends, and visitors may sign up to host and/or attend a Circle Dinner on Saturday, July 22. The firm RSVP deadline is July 9th. For further information about Circle Dinners, please see the article in the June newsletter and/or contact Sylvia Woodworth at swoodworth@ntelos.net.   Click here to sign up to attend or host … Continued

Vision & Mission

Please visit the UUFW Mission Survey to help us craft a new mission statement to guide our fellowship in the coming years. The following is the Vision Statement that was developed last spring and which was adopted by the Fellowship at the June annual meeting. Vision Statement We envision the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Waynesboro as a … Continued

CROP Walk – September 25

On September 25th, at 2 pm, there will be a walk for hunger, called CROP Walk, being held in Waynesboro.  The walk begins at Ridgeview Park and goes for 3 miles.  Our Social Action Team is making our first special collection for the fall on the 25th, with information about the walk being presented both … Continued

Ending Child Poverty

This past year, the Social Action Team chose “Ending Child Poverty” as our main focus.  To better educate ourselves, as well as the Fellowship, we presented information regarding this issue on Sunday mornings in our Social Action Focus moments, including statistics from the Children’s Defense Fund report, to local issues and to challenges to the group. … Continued

Vigil for Orlando – Sunday, June 19, 7PM

Vigil for Orlando, 7:00 PM, Sunday, June 19 at UUFW In the very early morning this past Sunday, an unthinkable tragedy happened, as a gunman entered Pulse, an Orlando gay club, killed 49 people and injured more than 50 others before being killed by a SWAT team. Inevitably, there were loud, vocal responses from the far … Continued

Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the UUFW is Sunday, June 19 at 10:00 a.m.  We will be voting on new members of the Board of Directors, delegates to General Assembly, and a trustee. Please plan to attend this very important meeting. Annual Meeting Documents Annual Meeting Agenda Annual Meeting Minutes – 2015 Treasurer’s Report Ministry Report … Continued

Justice Sunday – May 1

Justice Sunday on May 1 was both informational and celebratory!  The theme was economic justice with readings, music in the form of hymns and the choir, kick-off of our vision and mission endeavor, and words from a guest speaker. Sara Blevins, our speaker for the morning, is the financial stability Resource Coordinator for the United … Continued

2016 Program Budget

The 2016 Program Budget is now available! This document provides insight on how your pledge contributes to the vitality of our fellowship. Please complete a pledge form and return it to our treasurer, Merrillee Lianez. Thank you! -The Finance and Stewardship Committee