News

President’s Post

Sincere Apologies! Friends, there seems to be some misunderstanding about the membership verification letter that was sent out recently and we felt it would be appropriate to give a brief explanation of the intention of the letter. The verification letter (which is the same as last year’s) is purely to seek confirmation that those members … Continued

RE Classes for Children and Youth

Teen Classes begin in classrooms with teachers at 11:00 am. Please see today’s order of service for details on each class. K5 – 5 th grade children begin in service, then go to classes. Middle School (6 th – 8 th grades): Senior High (11 th – 12 th grades): Bibleodeon (4 th – 5 … Continued

DISMANTLING RACISM AND WHITE SUPREMACY TEACH-IN Oct. and Nov.

In the spring of 2017, the UUA challenged UU congregations across the country to conduct teach-ins around racism, white supremacy, and systemic oppression. We say we WANT to respect the worth and dignity of all. We say we WANT a world where freedom and justice really exist for everyone. So how do we, as individuals … Continued

Current Classes & Groups

FOR FULL DETAILS, PLEASE SEE THE FLAME NEWSLETTER ◊ A COURSE IN MIRACLES ◊ WOMEN’S BOOK GROUP ◊ GENDER BENDERS ◊ BUDDHIST MEDITATION ◊ EARTH SPIRIT GROUP ◊ CoDA (CODEPENDENTS ANONYMOUS) ◊ LUNCH BUNCH (BACK IN SEPTEMBER) ◊ AFRICAN DRUMMING ◊ DISCUSSION GROUP ◊ YOGA (CLASSES BEGIN IN SEPTEMBER 2017)

Covenant Circles News

The new season of Covenant Circles was scheduled to begin the week of September 3. During the open enrollment period, we have had over 30 people sign up, and our existing groups cannot accommodate so many new members. While this is a wonderful problem to have, we still need a few weeks to recruit and … Continued

Photo Page

Hey, have you seen the page of photos? It is Here.

The Movies!

   Dinner and A Movie: Will take a holiday break until January 12 • Bring a covered dish to feed 4-6 people. • Bring your beverage of choice. • Suggested donation of $5 to cover licensing and other overhead costs. WHERE: Fellowship Hall WHEN: Friday, 12 January  TIME: 5:30 for dinner, 6:30 for movie Popcorn and A Movie: Will … Continued

YOGA

Monday evenings, 7:00-8:30 pm, Room 101 (upstairs), September 11 to November 13, 2017 Yoga for all ability and fitness levels! Improve your flexibility, reduce stress, gain strength and inner calm through gentle yoga practice with Bruce Cable. Bruce is a certified Sivananda instructor with more than 25 years of experience. Donations gratefully accepted. For more … Continued

LIFE STORY WRITERS Wanted

NEEDED – LIFE STORY WRITERS: On our website, we have biographical information for all the people scattered in our garden along with others important to our GUUF history.  Some of the entries are fascinating life stories. Others are simple obituary facts. When someone dies simple obituary information is readily available but the life story is … Continued

Officers 2017-2018

The Annual Meeting of First Parish in Needham took place at 7pm on Sunday evening, May 17, in the Meetinghouse.